The Shard

Architect: Renzo Piano

The Shard is the most innovative and prestigious building in London, and standing at 309.6 metres high it is the tallest building in Europe. The Shard has 72 habitable floors with a viewing gallery and open air observation deck, and was designed with an irregular pyramid shape from base to top.

Alltech Roofing are contracted to provide seamless Hydrotech tanking and inverted roofing system to the podium deck to provide a complete watertight solution. High specification insulation requirements include 500 kpa insulation to provide maximum compressive strength while achieving target U Value 0.25 W/m2K.