Construction update: Battersea Power Station

The multi-billion redevelopment of Battersea Power Station made imfafous by Pink Floyd continues.

Viewed from Grovesnor Road
Phase 1 by SimpsonHaugh
The rebuilt wash towers over phase 1 
Full view of the wash towers among phase 1.
Over the construction hoarding where the Thames Path, will be re-routed upon completion. 
Cladding detail of Phase 1 
Forming part of the patchwork of developments along the Thames.
The completed cores within Battersea Power Station
Catching the twilight sun
The four wash towers pocking above the trees of Battersea Park.

Project Information

Address: 188 Kirtling St, London SW8 5BN

Architects (to date): dRMM | Foster + Partners | Gehry Partners | Rafael Viñoly | SimpsonHaugh and Partners and Wilkinson Eyre

Borough: Wandsworth

Developers: SP Setia and Sime Darby

Hotel beds: 260 (cumulatively over at least three hotels)

Office floorspace: 1,250,000 sq ft +

Public realm: Two new parks; Power Station Park and Prospect Park and Children’s Playground

Replacement of the four wash towers

Residential units: 3,900 +

Transport improvements; new station tube station, re-routing of the Thames path, new Thames clipper pier.


Author: constructldn