CTBUH Silver Member

AKT II Limited

About

Member Since: 2013

Member Offices: London

AKT II is a progressive design-led firm of structural and civil engineers. Their practice is based in London, whilst trading throughout the world, where they have current and completed projects in over twenty-five countries.

Their experience is extensive, covering the commercial, residential, retail, leisure, educational, health and transportation sectors of the market.

They are aware that the innovative design solutions demanded in the real world can only be achieved by maintaining an open mind to the issue of problem solving through imaginative input and judgement beyond engineering science.

Fields of Expertise

Civil Engineering; Structural Engineering

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2013

Member Offices

  • London

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Never Completed

Proposed

Vision

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

One Park Drive

204.9 m / 672 ft

2

City Tower

199.4 m / 654 ft

3

River Tower

160.1 m / 525 ft

4

South Bank Tower

150.4 m / 494 ft

5

Copenhill

124 m / 407 ft

6

HYLO

104.7 m / 344 ft

7

240 Blackfriars Road

85.5 m / 281 ft

8

Sienna Alto

78.3 m / 257 ft

9

White Collar Factory

75.3 m / 247 ft

10

KX200 Tower 1

61.9 m / 203 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

31 May 2018

Lean Core + Prefab Blade Wall System

The development of the lean-core + blade-wall system grew out of a brief to create a new high-rise living typology that was lean, flexible and...

Research

20 April 2017

Bioclimatic Comfort Design for High-Rises

Building in an ever more urbanized world, with high-rise buildings increasing in both height and number, makes it essential to ensure we create comfortable urban...

Global News

15 October 2019

Copenhagen’s Waste-to-Energy Plant is Completed

Eight years in the making, Bjarke Ingels Group’s improbable ski slope of a power plant, Amager Bakke Waste-to-Energy Plant, is now open and ready for...

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

8 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential, 7 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete, 3 Buildings

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

 
 

*Based on 19 Completed & Under Construction Buildings

Building Completions Timeline

 

Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.

 

Gross-to-Net Height

NOTE: Gross-to-Net Height is defined as architectural height minus height of highest occupied floor. Therefore, the Gross-to-Net Height is only calculated for buildings that have both the architectural height and the highest occupied floor height recorded.