Structural Engineering of the Shard

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Meeting Details
Speaker: Roma Agrawal
Biography: Senior Structural Engineer, WSP Group
Date: 12/12/12
Time: 20:00
Venue: Main Theatre
Description: The Shard comprises 26 storeys of offices, 13 of apartments, three of restaurants and a 19 storey hotel. A 65m spire, with a public viewing gallery, brings the height to 310m. The talk will concentrate on the Shard’s structural aspects: its design, construction and unusual features.