WSP, the global professional services consultancy, has been appointed by Lipton Rogers and AXA Real Estate, acting on behalf of clients, to work on the development of 22 Bishopsgate in London.
WSP, which was also the structural engineer behind the Shard and New York’s Freedom Tower, will be working alongside PLP Architecture. WSP is providing a full range of consultancy services including structural, building services and fire engineering; acoustics, transport and logistics, waste, façade access, energy & sustainability and security services.
Kamran Moazami, WSP project director, said:
“We’re proud to be working on this project using our combined UK and global expertise on tall building design. It will be the next great gift for London, and is a once in a lifetime project to be involved in.”