Last week the site team conducted a walk around for our clients TH Real Estate, following the award of Practical Completion of The Point Data Centre in London’s Canary Wharf.
“I was glad that we were able to understand the passion that went into the project as well as conveying our pleasure in how it has turned out.” Marcus Langlands Pearse, Director of Henderson UK Property PAIF, TH Real Estate.
The construction of a shell and core 3 storey data centre facility on Millwall Inner Docks on the Isle of Dogs, Canary Wharf. The project has been divided into two phases.
Phase 1 consisted of the demolition of two existing units and the construction of a new building containing a data centre.
Phase 2 involved the demolition of an existing unit, the construction of a new building and a link bridge at second floor level between the two phases.
The new steel framed buildings with braced composite floors comprise of a ground floor, two intermediate floors and a partial roof plant. Lift cores and stairs are of pre-cast concrete. The external elevational treatments are a mixture of granite cladding, glazed curtain walling and integral louvres.