Arthur Street, London

12 Arthur Street is a superb new office development comprising a total of 105,663 ft² (9,816.4 m²), which is available on a floor by floor basis. The building is situated on a prominent island site surrounded by Arthur Street, Upper Thames Street, Laurence Pountney Lane and Martin Lane, providing excellent natural light to all floors.

Located in the heart of the City of London between the main financial and insurance districts, the building is close to a multitude of shops, restaurants and bars providing the office occupier with excellent amenities.

Specifications:
•    New landmark office development in a prime City location
•    105,663 ft² (9,816.4 m²) over lower ground, ground and 10 upper floors
•    Typical floors of 10,204 ft² (948 m²)
•    Island site with excellent natural light on all sides
•    Top City specification
•    Secure parking at basement level for 10 cars

Work on site consisted of erecting independent scaffold to the perimeter of the building. In addition to this, two heavy duty RMD gantries were erected to two of the elevations, with independent scaffold for stone cladding and window work. This scaffold also featured external cantilevered loading bays at floor levels.

Internal scaffolds consisted of independent scaffold to the atrium perimeter, lift shaft scaffolds, internal block work scaffolds, leading edge handrails and birdcage scaffolds were erected to the main reception area.

Additionally, heavy duty bridged gantry scaffold was erected to the North elevation, with a scaffold hoist founded from the gantry.

Main contractor, HBG Construction completed this project at the end of 2006.