U.S. Embassy, London

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Height: Architectural 65.3 m / 214 ft
Height: Occupied 58.6 m / 192 ft
Height: To Tip 65.3 m / 214 ft
Floors Above Ground 12
Floors Below Ground 2
Tower GFA 38,366 m² / 412,968 ft²


Official Name U.S. Embassy, London
Other Names US Embassy London
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United Kingdom
City London
Street Address & Map Ponton Road & Nine Elms Lane, Vauxhall, London Borough of Wandsworth
Postal Code SW8
Building Function office
Structural Material steel
Energy Label LEED Platinum Targeted
Proposed 2009
Construction Start 2013
Completion 2018

Companies Involved

Owner/Developer US Department of State
Design Kieran Timberlake
Structural Engineer
Design Thornton Tomasetti
MEP Engineer
Design Arup
Main Contractor BL Harbert International; Sir Robert McAlpine
Other Consultant
• Artist Rachel Whiteread
• Civil Arup
• Cost AECOM
• Interiors Gensler
• Landscape Olin Studio
• Lighting Fisher Marantz Stone
• Security Sato & Associates, Inc.
Material Supplier
• Steel ArcelorMittal

Research Papers

Tall + Urban Innovation 2020: Dominant Trends
Mar 2020 – CTBUH Journal 2020 Issue II

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