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WSP has won the contract to design what will be the UK's tallest residential building. The 175m high glass clad building in Manchester will include a stunning 14m glass 'blade' on top. Construction costs are estimated at £140M with completion due for autumn 2006. The tower will contain a new Hilton hotel and 219 apartments on its 47 floors as well as a 'skybar' on the 23rd floor. With experience of designing the world's tallest residential building in New York, WSP will be responsible ...

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