UKREiiF VIDEO | The future of tall buildings

Expect to see more experimentations in the colour and shape of the towers of tomorrow, according to DP Squared director Darren Paine and Enjoy Designs director Wesley Dodds.

Place North journalist Julia Hatmaker caught up with the two in Leeds ahead of the UKREiiF conference’s commencement to discuss what goes into designing and construction the country’s tallest structures, the impact of the Building Safety Act, and what the future holds in store for these skyline-defining projects.

Hear their thoughts by watching the video at the top of this article or on the Place North YouTube channel.

Well-versed in sky-high construction, DP Squared is a DeSimone company that specialises in structural engineering. The group worked on Renaker’s quadruple Deansgate Square skyscrapers in Manchester, Anaconda Cut in Salford, and even a viewing tower at Coachella.

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