The Shard, London

The Shard, also referred to as the Shard of Glass, Shard London Bridge and formerly London Bridge Tower, is a 95-storey supertall skyscraper, designed by the Italian architect Renzo Piano, in Southwark, London

Architectural310 m (1,017 ft)
Observatory244 m (801 ft)
Floor count96 (72 habitable)
Floor area398,490m² 1,307,383sqft
Lifts/elevators36
ArchitectRenzo Piano
DeveloperSellar Property Group
Structural engineerWSP Global (structural engineers), Robert Bird Group (concrete temporary works), Ischebeck Titan on most floors 40+ (concrete support)
Services engineerArup
Main contractorMace