lighting design

T2 Kings Cross, London

Michael Grubb Studio have been appointed by property developer Argent to provide lighting design services for the external aspects of T2, Kings Cross, London.

The 170,000 sq ft building consists of 10 storeys of office accommodation above ground with a Primary Healthcare Centre and a private Health Club at street level. The building forms part of a terrace following the main Eurostar line from London St Pancras Station and terminates one of the key axial views within the masterplan. The strongly expressed facades balance the requirements of effective solar shading.

The building is being designed to meet the BREEAM standard ‘Outstanding’ and will designed to maximize the environmental benefits of its location.

T2 Kings Cross is being designed by Bennetts Associates with landscape design by LDA Design. Michael Grubb Studio will be collaborating with both teams to develop a lighting strategy followed by detailed designs for all aspects of the external environment