One Braham, London E1


IOTA was commissioned to supply bespoke steel planters for One Braham – a new 18-storey building in the heart of the City of London, and the new corporate headquarters for BT.

This was a sizeable project, comprising 20nr. individual planters, each of substantial scale; including tree planters up to L 2990 x W 2390 x H 955mm, with the largest planter having dims. L 19680 x W 1650 x H 1250mm supplied in 8nr. sections. The entire order was packed for crane lifting, directly up to terraces on the 15th and 17th floors, and onto the roof at floor 19.

The planters were manufactured from 3.0mm Zintec Steel, Polyester Powder Coated to RAL 7021 [Black grey].

IOTA was commissioned on the basis of Design, Manufacture and Supply, working from a landscape scheme by Coe Design. Installation and planting was by Traad Nurseries.

One Braham is a £98m design & build development by McLaughlin & Harvey for Aldgate Developments Ltd. It is a new 18-storey, 464,000sqft building comprising double-storey basement for plant, parking, showers and storage, with ground floor reception and retail space, with the upper floors providing 326,500sqft of offices fitted out to CAT A. One Braham has been selected as the new corporate headquarters for BT, with the relocation timed for the end of 2021.

Sector Commercial
Sub-sector Offices & mixed-use developments
Services provided Design
Year completed 2020
Contractor / Client McLaughlin & Harvey / Aldgate Developments Ltd.
Consultant Coe Design Landscape Architects

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