Canary Wharf Crossrail Roof Garden Installation

Blakedown Landscapes have been awarded winners in the category of 'Green Roof Installations and Roof Gardens' at the 2015 BALI Awards Ceremony for work at the Canary Wharf Crossrail Station (London, E14).

Awards
BALI National Landscape Awards 2015
Categories
•  Green Roof Installation & Roof Gardens
•  Soft Landscaping over £1.5m
Description
Publicly accessible roof garden atop the new Crossrail Station in Canary Wharf

Blakedown took over the space from concrete formation and works on the project included new drainage, insulation, void formers, top-soiling, bespoke feature walls, ducting, bespoke seating, a specially constructed pre-cast concrete plank walkway, resin bound surfacing, over 2000m2 of granite paving, mature trees and extensive shrub planting. Along with that there is a fully automatic irrigation system specially adapted to cope with the specialist tree ferns imported from Australia.