Monday, 19 January 2015
Skanska commences construction of The Monument Building, London EC3 (UK)
Skanska, has completed demolition of the existing building at 11-19 Monument Street and commenced construction of The Monument Building, its 94,000 ft² (8,733 m²) office development in London EC3.
The new building, being developed under the Workplaces by Skanska banner, will provide 88,000 ft² (8,175 m²) of new, Grade A office accommodation space over nine floors, with floor plates of approximately 10,000 ft² (929 m²). The ground floor will offer 4,000 ft² (372 m²) of prime retail space.
Centrally located opposite Monument tube station and within a short walk of both the heart of the City and vibrant South Bank, the MAKE-designed building is designed to achieve a BREEAM Excellent rating with features including LED Lighting and cycle spaces.
Alex Jordan, Skanska’s Leasing Director, says: “The Monument Building will demonstrate our ability to develop market-leading offices that meet the demanding needs of the modern occupier, while embracing sustainable construction and design.”
The Monument Building is due to complete in spring 2016.
Savills are appointed agents for office enquires and Nash Bond for retail opportunities.
Source: The Flashbulb