Moscow Tower "Evolution" and 12 spiral of skyscrapers world
• The Moscow tower "Evolution" and 12 spiral of skyscrapers of the world
In 2005, in the Swedish city of Malmö was officially opened skyscraper Turning Torso ( "Twisted trunk"), designed by the Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava. It inspired him to a form of its own sculpture in the form of a male torso rotated. "Twisted" style gained popularity especially in Asia and the Middle East, but not only there: for example, the Danish architect Bjarke Ingels designed several spiral houses for Miami and New York. Look at these buildings from around the world - from the very small to the very high.
Turning Torso. Height - 190 meters (until 2013 it was the tallest building in the twisted world). Time of construction - 2005.
In 2006, Austrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner from the helicopter jump with a parachute on the roof of Turning Torso, and then - on the ground.
Tao Zhu Yin Yuan (Taipei, Taiwan). Design - Vincent Callebaut Architecture. Height - 93 meters. Construction should be completed in September 2017. It will be used for building work mainly solar energy, as well as put it on floors 23 thousand trees, install rainwater collection system and to find a place for the compost.
Grove at Grand Bay with views of the coast line Miami. Design - Bjarke Ingels Group. Height - of 97 meters each. Time of construction - 2016, which is the first spiral of skyscrapers in the United States. In skyscrapers located 98 apartments ranging from 230 to 1020 square meters.
The Eleventh (New York, USA). Design - Bjarke Ingels Group. Height - 91 and 121 meters. Construction is due to end in 2019.
Avaz Twist (Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina). Design - architect Faruk Kapidzhich, ADS Group Sarajevo. Height - 142 meters. Year of construction - 2008. The building is the headquarters of the newspaper Dnevni avaz, owned by media group Avaz.
Mode Gakuen Spiral Towers (Nagoya, Japan). Design - Nikken Sekkei. Height - 170 meters. Year of construction - 2008 educational institutions are located in the building.
Turning Torso (Malmo, Sweden). Design - Santiago Calatrava. Height - 189 meters. Year of construction - 2005. The building is divided into nine vertical units on five floors, which are downward rotated clockwise. The upper floor is rotated 90 degrees relative to the first.
United Tower (Manama, Bahrain). Design - Aref Sadeq Design Consulatants. Height - 199 meters. Year of construction - 2016.
Tower Al Tiyariya (Kuwait City, Kuwait). Designer - NORR. Height - 218 meters. Year of construction - 2009, 41 floor towers cuts through an atrium garden. The building has offices, a shopping center and a fitness club, the "green" side of it facing the park al Sur.
Al Majdoul Tower (Riyadh). Design - Consolidated Consultants Group, Zeidler Partnership Architects. Height - 231 m. Construction should be complete in 2016.
F & F Tower (Panama City, Panama designer -. Pinzon Lozano and Associates. Height - 232 m Year built -. 13, 2011. In the ground floor is parking, and "twisted" - offices.
The tower "Evolution", Moscow. Design - "Gorproekt", RMJM. Height - 246 meters. Year of construction - 2015. In December 2017 the building plans to move the company "Transneft".
Kayan Tower (Dubai, United Arab Emirates). Design - SOM. Height - 306 meters. Year of construction - 2013. During the construction of the tower was known as "Infinity", but at the opening of its owner said to change the name; he wanted to give the building's original name, which would not be found anywhere else.
Shanghai Tower (Shanghai, China). Design - Gensler. Height - 631 meters, it is the second tallest building in the world after the skyscraper "Burj Khalifa" in Dubai. Year of construction - 2015.
Russian Vitaly Rufer Raskalov and Vadim Mahora their way to the construction site of the Shanghai Tower. year 2014.