Mace wins 40-storey London resi tower

Scissorsafe arrives at Silicone Roundabout where Mace are building a landmark residential tower near Old Street roundabout in London. The building at 145 City Road  is a 40-storey apartment block, which will be known as the Atlas Building. Mace is expected to start construction in July on the main resi block and adjacent 10-floor office building in the Silicon Roundabout district.

The concept design, which will accommodate 300 flats, was drawn up by architect Make, with Architect, Scott Brownrigg. Make’s striking design takes the form of a wafer of a dozen blades breaking up the tower’s mottled white facade.

Leading R.C Frame specialist Contractor A J. Morrisroe are construction the concrete tower.

Scissorsafe anchorage points have been designed for Work Restraint, Lifeline locations run 2 metres back from the perimeter which will be utilised by the leading Italian Facade manufacturer and Installer Focchi Ltd and POD manufacturers, Bathpod Installations of Hull, UK.