• Swiss Centre, London
  • Swiss Centre, London
  • Swiss Centre, London
  • Swiss Centre, London
  • Swiss Centre, London
  • Swiss Centre, London

Swiss Centre, London

Execution period: 2009 - 2010

Scope of Works

Complete building skin of the 9 storey building, incorporating

  • Ground floor facades to hotel restaurant and retail areas of varying height up to 9 m, following the external landscape, partly curved in plan, constructed as a bespoke thermally broken aluminium-glass-system
  • Hotel entrance with automatic controlled sliding doors
  • Entrance and escape doors
  • Roller shutters
  • Double skin facades from 1st to 7th floor, partly curved in plan, comprising:

    - Internal screen constructed as a thermally broken modularised
      aluminium system with glazed window elements and break out
      areas and solid wall areas with rough textured external aluminium

    - Natural ventilated cavity which is accessible for cleaning and
      maintenance access via mobile boards in special construction

    - External screen constructed as a suspended system from steel
      and stainless steel with point supported storey height laminated
      glass panels with ceramic frit artwork

    - LED lighting
  • Penthouse facades to the residential areas at 8th and 9th floor constructed as a thermally broken double glazed aluminium post transom system including various opening vents and doors
  • Plant screen with horizontal aluminium louvres at roof level


Jestico + Whiles
1 Cobourg Street

GB – London  NW1 2HP


Mc Aleer Rushe Group
17-19 Dungannon Road

Northern Ireland - Cookstown BT80 8TL