KPF unveils design of new London tower

Kohn Pederson Fox (KPF) has released images of a 35-storey tower in London, commissioned by American insurance firm W. R. Berkley.

It was reported that construction on the US$795m project should begin in 2013.

The 190m-tall building will include 930m2 of retail space as well as 1,100m2 of outdoor public space.

It will be situated next to Richard Rogers’ seminal Lloyds building, and close to Foster + Partners’ ‘Gherkin’ skyscraper.