Severfield Reeve are providing the bulk of the steel construction for what will become the tallest building in Western Europe.

The Shard will stand at 310 meters upon completion and will contain 72 floors. The tower will be entirely clad in glass and will include residential apartments, offices and a viewing gallery on the 72nd floor.

CBUK also provided steelwork for the initial part of the project.

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