Harlequin 1, Brentford


Project: Harlequin 1, Brentford
Building Type: Film-/Recording Studio, Office buildings
Address: Harlequin Avenue
Zip/City: TW8 9EW London
Country: United Kingdom
Company Division: Lindner Facades Ltd
Completion: from 2008 to 2010


Project: Harlequin 1, Brentford

Harlequin 1 is BSkyB's new United Kingdom headquarter, located in West London. It contains Sky's broadcast and sports new editional departments, recording and transmission studios as well as the computer centre. For the main envelope Lindner assembled unitised curtain walls and metal sheet claddings. Furthermore ventilation chimneys together with necessary steelwork and glass roofs to the atrium have been installed. Moreover Lindner carried out the dry lining of the studios.

Companies involved

Client: Stanhope London, London, United Kingdom
Architecture: Arup Architects, London, United Kingdom


Rainscreen cladding
Metal surface
Curtain wall
Unitised facade
Structural glazing facade
Certification system