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ConcreteSociety
Broadcasting Place, Leeds
Submitted for award by
MPB Structures Ltd
Owner/Contractor
Downing Developments Ltd
Architect
Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios
Concrete supplier
Tarmac
Consulting engineer
Halcrow Yolles
Post-tensioning contracting
Phoenix Specialist
Specialist sub-contractors
MPB Structures Ltd
Structural engineer
Matthew Consulting Ltd
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Submitted for award by
Squire & Partners
Owner
AUB (Baker St) Development Ltd
Architect
Squire and Partners
Cladding supplier
Matallbau Freuh (Germany)
Consulting engineers
Scott Wilson/Taylor + Boyd
Contractor
McAleer & Rushe
M&E engineer
Sinclair Knight Merz/ Caldwells
Precast concrete supplier
Evans Concrete Products
Project manager
GVA Second London Wall
Quantity surveyor
Rider Levett Bucknall
11
Baker Street, London
Amixed use development designed to
replace a dilapidatedpost-war existing
building occupying an entire urban
block facing Baker Street, LondonWl.
The scheme comprises a strongly
modelled concrete andglass office
building addressing Baker Street, and two
predominantly brick residential buildings
to the rear which flank a private courtyard
garden.
LeedsMetropolitanUniversity’s striking
new facility, Broadcasting Place, comprises
two key elements; 12,200m
2
of CAT A
BCOoffice space spread over two blocks
that has been adapted to suit the tenants’
requirements to convert it to university
teaching space for the Arts andTechnology
faculty, and a 23 storey residential tower
for studentswith a dramatic, saw-tooth
cantilevered façade overlooking the city.
Nominated for the Sustainability Award.