Witness the landmark that is the Leadenhall Building, in a site tour dedicated to innovations in commercial precinct planning and iconic high-rise design. Delegates will learn about the Leadenhall’s innovations in sustainability, and distinctive tapering design, providing office space in varied sizes, matching the needs of different occupancies, as well as meeting the strict planning requirements of this precinct. Covered with 70,000 square meters of glass, and standing 224 metres high, the Leadenhall is the 4th tallest building in London and the United Kingdom.
1. How to overcome challenging design requirements but delivering architectural distinction
2. What strategies were developed to attract tenants for a variety of uses and floor plates
3. How does the building interface with street level activity and the wider precinct