Canary Wharf

Canary Wharf, London, UK

London’s Canary Wharf is a major business district located in Tower Hamlets, East London. Canary Wharf takes its name from No. 32 berth built in 1936 for the Canary Islands fruit trade. Where once the Isle of Dogs was the thriving heart of maritime trade it is now a global hub of the financial markets and home to many of Europe’s tallest buildings.

UBS provided 22 hoist cars and six material hoists in addition to access scaffold for this huge project, which began in the 1990s but was not completed until 2011 due to a delay caused by the economic downturn.