Structures roundup

Irvine Sellar’s property company has unveiled plans to build a ‘skinny Shard’ as part of a £1bn mixed use scheme to transform Paddington in West London.  The 224m cylindrical tower would be the fourth tallest building in the capital.

Developers Guildhouse UK and Rosepride Properties have signed up China Building Technique Group Company to as contractor for a more than 200m tall residential tower close to the Whitgift shopping centre in Croydon.