a private club, meeting events, the reception, and the venue restaurant. Located in, malmö on the Swedish side of the Öresund strait, it was built and is owned by Swedish cooperative association. Twisting Torso, which was made entirely from white marble by Santiago Calatrava, the engineer, architect, and sculptor who also designed the Turning Torso. When it opened in August 2005, it was also the highest residential building in the European Union and the second tallest in Europe as a whole. 10 The construction of part of this building was featured on Discovery Channel Extreme Engineering TV programme which showed how a floor of the building was constructed.
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Each unit has 5 flat slabs that are 27 cm thick (10.6 in). The World Village of Women Sports, Malmo, bIG picture from architects World Village of Women Sports Santiago Calatrava Architect Swedish museum building Swedish Architects Comments / photos for the Turning Torso Tower Malmo Architecture page welcome Turning Torso Tower Malmo Building. This spine is attached to each unit by large diagonal and horizontal steel struts. Santiago Calatrava and officially opened on The tower reaches a height of 190 metres (623 ft) with 54 storeys and 147 apartments. Each floor has one to five apartments. In this way, although the design is highly innovative, construction time was substantially reduced. A corridor located at first-floor level connects the tower to a secondary building, which contains the parking garage and support services. Turning Torso is based on a sculpture by Calatrava, called. The facade is made of approximately 2,800 curved aluminum panels and 2,250 flat glass windows. The construction costs were almost double the estimate. Swedens tallest skyscraper, mirko Junge/ Flickr, in the end, the Turning Torso helped spur Malmös momentum and is a point of pride for city residents as they continue to develop into one of the most vibrant and unique cities in Europe.