The Shard
United Kingdom
Product Used
Speed Gates and Half-Height Turnstiles

The Shard UK


Their Story:
Europe´s highest commercial building standing next to the London Bridge in the UK capital.  This 87-storey building with its crystalline facade is a mixed-use 310m vertical city of high quality offices, world-renowned restaurants, the five star Shangri-La hotel, exclusive residential apartments and a viewing gallery.

Their Goal:
Elegant solution for the main entrance and its security solution in order to fit it to the stylish profile of the building.  

Gunnebo Solution:
 A combination of Speed Gates and Half-Height Turnstiles offering a modern and elegant design whilst effectively securing entrances and preventing unauthorised passage.

Their Business Benefits:
Slimmed-down and modern design. High flow speed for staff and visitors.  The sleek and stylish nature of the SpeedStile FL range being in synergy with the beauty of the Shard building was a key deciding factor on choosing Gunnebo's SpeedStile FL products for this project.