The Shard is officially the tallest building in Western Europe and the whole of the United Kingdom. This Skyscraper in London Bridge, Southwark. The building was evolved in 2000 by Renzo Piano and Irvine Sellar. Irvine Sellar. They owned an office building block and The Shard quickly replaced this land as the owners wanted a change.

In the process this great building was referred to as The Shard of Glass during planning stages. Formally The Shard became it’s known designation. This skyscraper is the ultimate luxury go to spot for a great view that oversees the entire city. It is also one of the most distinguished buildings on the London skyline.

Apparent, The Shard’s most amazing attributes are that its 310m height, by its a unique structure with sloping glass walls. Not many people know the impressive and important structural engineering tools. In other words, think about the detail that form every aspect of the structure, from the foundation to the tips.

Environment friendly

The development of the building is environment friendly with an outstanding 95% of its construction substances are recycled materials. The Shard comprises some of the most highly advanced technology into its structure. In addition, loads of planning took place to enable safety measures and to improve a visitor’s experience.

There are 95 floors in this amazing skyscrapper 27 are used for offices. 18 floors are part of the Shangri-La hotel, and 13 are used for residents, 3 floors exclusively just for restaurants. In conclusion, The Shard is most defiantly a distinctive and is without a doubt is a luxurious and well-established building. The opulence Shangri-La hotel is the capital’s highest hotel and is an amazing five-star hotel. Also, it holds 202 rooms and includes magnificent facilitates. Find out more about this beautiful hotel and The Shard here

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