250 City Road, Islington – London

We are very pleased to announce the start of a new project, working with Lindner Facades Ltd, at 250 City Road, London. (Jan 2019)

The Berkeley homes development in the heart of zone 1, designed by world renowned architects Foster + Partners creates a new landmark for London and lies a short walk from City of London’s financial district and Tech City. Key to this development is Carrara Tower, a 42-storey residential block, providing stunning apartments around the central plaza area, with breath-taking views over Central London.

The RF Fixing 40+ strong team will be working on 22 storey's of this impressive building, completing:

  • Unitised element curtain walling
  • Installation of Reynaers hi-finity sliding doors

Lead by our experienced RF Fixing project manager, the team includes a dedicated site supervisor, logistics manager and team, health and safety manager, QA manager, traffic marshall, slingers, banksmen and fixers. All of our operatives are highly skilled and proficient in the use of cranes and trained to IPAF standard, having completed leading edge and rescue training and our logistics team upgrading their traffic marshall training.

The team will be using a combination of skills and equipment to complete the project, including:

  • Mini-cranes 305 & 285
  • Launch tables
  • Pallet stackers
  • Gantry
  • Chain hoist
  • Smart lifters
  • Nano
  • Podiums

Progress update February 2020: Works are now completed up to level 37. Plans to utilise Gantry A frame for vertical distribution through the floor voids to load materials to the upper floors are currently being initiated.  Once complete further works to the upper floors will be released.

We are delighted to be contributing to this prestigious development and will be posting regular updates on our Facebook and LinkedIn business pages, so please follow us!