The Shard, London
Ductwork contractor: Gardner & Co
All of the fire rated ductwork in the shell and core of the building was supplied and installed by Gardner & Co. All of the fire rated ductwork was the Flameshield non-coated system and included smoke extract, stair pressurisation, general ventilation and kitchen extract systems for fire resistance periods of up to 4 hours.
The Shard is the tallest building in Western Europe at a height of 310 metres and rises from 3 Basement levels up to floor 72. This iconic building offers high quality office accommodation, exclusive residential apartments, many world renowned restaurants and the 5 star Shangri-La hotel.