Bankside Yards West


Completed: January, 1970

Services: Mechanical, Electrical & Public Health, Sustainability & Building Physics, Digital Engineering

Sectors: Residential, Retail, Mixed Use, Workplace

Client: TClarke

Value: £2.5bn

The UK’s first fossil free major mixed-use development, Bankside Yards West is a residential led, hypermixed estate with nine buildings, comprising 650 homes, along with 350,000+sqft of office/commercial space, cultural and retail space plus leisure amenities.

With sustainability at its core, Arbor - the main office building - holds the highest standard of eco credentials, running carbon neutral in operation and reaching BREEAM Excellent. An optimised design creates 45% less carbon dioxide, 30% reduction in energy consumption, as well as a biodiverse green roof to encourage local wildlife and promote local ecology.