Emirates Spinnaker Tower Portsmouth Development, Gunwharf Quays Building Images, Architect, Design
Spinnaker Tower Portsmouth
Mixed-use Development in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, UK: Architecture Information
11 Jun 2009
Emirates Spinnaker Tower
The Spinnaker, Gunwharf Quays
Date built: 2005
Design: Greentree All Church Evans Ltd
Structural height: 170m high (558 ft)
This tall Hampshire structure was originally called the Portsmouth Millennium Tower.
The structure has since been renamed as The Emirates Spinnaker Tower.
Developer: Berkeley Group / Berkeley Homes
It forms the centrepiece of the Portsmouth Harbour redevelopment. Funding cam partly from a UK National Lottery grant.
Development Type : mixed-use – retail; leisure; residential
The tower’s shape was selected by Portsmouth residents.
Location: Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 3TT, England, UK
Portsmouth Architecture Designs – architectural selection below:
University of Portsmouth academic named Ambassador of Design
photo courtesy of University of Portsmouth
University of Portsmouth School of Architecture News
Professor Alessandro Melis from the Portsmouth School of Architecture was chosen by the Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs. He is well-known in Italy for his research in the field of architecture and has already been chosen as the Curator of the Italian Pavilion at the prestigious Venice Biennale this year.
Tipner West Development
Masterplan Design: Gensler
image courtesy of architects office
Tipner West Development Portsmouth
This ambitious development, that will include land reclamation, will seize a unique opportunity to provide one million square feet of marine employment land and c. 4,000 homes.
Mary Rose Museum Building
Design: Wilkinson Eyre ; Pringle Brandon (interior architect)
picture from architecture office
Mary Rose Museum
No.1 Gunwharf Quays – The ‘Funnel’
Date built: 2009
Design: Scott Brownrigg
1 Gunwharf Quays
Portsmouth Stadium Building
Design: Herzog & de Meuron
Mary Rose Museum
Design: Wilkinson Eyre; Pringle Brandon
picture from architect
Contemporary Architecture in England
English Architecture Design – chronological list
English Architect Offices – design firm listings for England on e-architect – practice contact details
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Website : www.gunwharf-quays.com + www.spinnakertower.co.uk