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Turning Torso

Turning Torso is Sweden's and Scandinavia's highest skyscraper located at Lilla Varvsgatan in Västra Hamnen, Malmö and inaugurated August 27, 2005.

  • Section
    Sky Scraper
  • Developer
    HSB
  • Architects
    Santiago Calatrava
  • Contractor
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  • Woodsafe Project

    In the project, Woodsafe impregnated solid maple and cherry wood.

  • Awards
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  • Environment
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  • Delivered by
    SSC
  • Photo
    SSC

Turning Torso is Sweden's and Scandinavia's highest skyscraper located at Lilla Varvsgatan in Västra Hamnen, Malmö and inaugurated August 27, 2005. The building was designed and constructed by architect Santiago Calatrava and owned by HSB Malmö. The building is 190.4 m high and is mainly a residential building.

At completion, Turning Torso was Europe's second tallest residential building and the world's first twisting skyscraper.