Structural transformation completes at 76 Southbank 15.05.24

The structural remodelling works at 76 Southbank have been successfully completed, marking a significant achievement in the journey towards creating a transformative space adjacent to the National Theatre.

Designed by Sir Denys Lasdun and completed in 1983 as an office and client marketing building for IBM, the existing building was no longer meeting modern-day occupier requirements. With a focus on occupant wellbeing, AHMM’s proposals sensitively remodel, refurbish, and extend the Grade II listed building delivering 300,000 square feet of adaptable and highly sustainable office space. 50,000 square feet of outdoor riverside terraces will be brought to life through a sensitive and considered landscape design, a new double height 10,000 sqft entrance lobby at street level will create a new colonnade activating the public realm and a new circulation core will provide future tenant flexibility and an animated focus to the generous office floorplates.

Delivered with developer Stanhope, the scheme will create a new pedestrian focused entry sequence in place of the first floor car drop off, retain the existing iconic building’s structure and façade and provide a long-term future for the building. With exceptional sustainability targets, the building will become a noteworthy example of low carbon office design, with a commitment to achieving Net Zero Carbon in both construction and day-to-day operation. Targeting BREEAM Outstanding certification and a NABERS Design Reviewed Target Rating of 5 Stars, the proposals maximise off-site fabrication of key building elements such as façade and MEP systems to minimise waste on-site and incorporates reused steel in its construction.

This milestone illustrates the significant progress achieved over the last 18 months towards creating a future-proofed, sustainable office environment that embodies innovation and prioritises wellbeing. The scheme, which has been overseen by Multiplex who are serving as the main contractors, has now reached its highest point and the complex structural works have come to a conclusion. Completion is set for Q4 2024.

 
 
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