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Climate Strike

Our practice joins the global Climate Strike

Climate Strike - #AKTnow
19/08/2019

On 20th September, AKT II will be joining the global climate strike. On this day, AKT II will support its staff in joining strikes across London. We will be organising events within our offices to discuss ways that we can all do more to solve this crisis – on a personal and on a professional level as engineers and designers.

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Tall Building Simulator

Constructing multi-disciplinary simulators

Research
13/08/2019

Working with the University of Bath and the University of Exeter, alongside other leading industry organisations, we were able to research and build multi-disciplinary simulators at Bath and Exeter University.

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Our tallest project to date tops out

One Park Drive
One Park Drive Topping Out
09/08/2019

Our project in Wood Wharf, designed by Herzog & de Meuron for client Canary Wharf Group, has topped out. One Park Drive is a 210m tall tower, which makes it our tallest project to date.

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Potemkin Theatre: a rooftop theatre

Antepavilion
05/08/2019

It’s the third year of the Antepavilion! For 2019, Maich Swift Architects designed a canal-side, wooden rooftop theatre at Columbia and Brunswick Wharf in east London.

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Potemkin Theatre - Antepavilion 2019
Instagram photo competition

Instagram photo competition

#AKTlondon
02/08/2019

To celebrate contributing over 150 projects to London’s architecture, we are launching our very own Instagram photography competition.

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Factory

Who's at the factory - Volume 1

People visiting AKT
01/08/2019

In this series, we’ll give you a look at who’s visited our London home at the White Collar Factory. Let’s take a look at who’s recently visited...

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