Following the demolition of the existing early-90s structure earlier this year, the team has begun construction of the newly designed 57,000ft2 replacement - an office building comprising of a part eight storey and part nine-storey concrete structure, featuring office space, a café, cycle storage, refuse stores, shower facilities and a single basement level.
VolkerFitzpatrick will install sheet and CFA piling, construct a concrete frame from the basement to level nine of the building and install curtain walling and cladding. The team will also construct a high specification reception area and an internal CAT A fit-out.
"This latest appointment builds upon our growing reputation and strength in delivering high-quality, contemporary office environments in busy London locations. Our specialist ground engineering knowledge, combined with high-quality construction and fit out capabilities, will ensure an attractive destination and workplace within the busy King's Cross neighbourhood," Stuart Deverill, managing director - Building Division, VolkerFitzpatrick.