The 22 Bishopsgate tower, under construction by Multiplex for AXA Investment Managers Real Assets, will be 255 metres (840 feet) tall and have a population of 12,000 office workers over its 59 storeys.
Otis will install 18 of its Gen2 elevators, 13 of its SkyRise single-deck, and 26 SkyRise double-deck elevators combined with its CompassPlus destination management system.
When completed, these elevators will be Europe’s fastest SkyRise double-decks, running at 8 metres/sec (approx. 30km/hour. The Otis CompassPlus destination system will manage traffic flow around the building.
22 Bishopsgate will be the tallest building in the City of London only until Aroland Holdings' 1 Undershaft completes, which will be 290 metres high.