Battersea Power Station has just confirmed that Apple has agreed to lease office space within the historic Battersea Power Station – currently being refurbished by architects, WilkinsonEyre. The vast structure - the largest brick building in Europe - will include 2 million sqft. of new space designed by WilkinsonEyre and also includes 253 new homes.
Apple will be the largest office tenant occupying approximately 500,000 sqft. across 6 floors of the central Boiler House inside the historic icon. Apple has said it is looking forward to opening its new London campus at Battersea Power Station in 2021. 1,400 Apple employees from existing offices around London will relocate to this magnificent new development at one of London’s best known landmarks. Apple has added, that this is a great opportunity to have its entire team working and collaborating in one location while supporting the renovation of a neighbourhood rich with history.
Rob Tincknell, CEO of Battersea Power Station Development Company:
“We are delighted that Apple has chosen to make Battersea Power Station its home in 2021. It is testament to our fantastic building and the wider regeneration of the 42-acre site which offers a carefully curated mix of homes, businesses and leisure amidst extraordinary open spaces and new transport links. It has always been our clear objective to create one of London’s most thriving new communities and this commitment from Apple will undoubtedly help us achieve our goal.”
Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London:
"I am delighted that Apple is moving into Battersea Power Station, helping to generate new jobs and economic prosperity for Londoners. It is a further sign that London is open to the biggest brands in the world and the leading city for trade and investment."