Gallery: Schmidt Hammer Lassen Unveils Plans for a Shimmering Eco Tower...

Warsaw is set to get a new landmark tower in the heart of the financial district and Danish firm Schmidt Hammer Lassen has won the international architectural competition to design it. The shimmering 188 meter tower consists of three individually stepped rectangular volumes with increasing heights, but works to create a connection with the nearby historic buildings. Sculptural and striking, the tower will also feature energy efficient design, solar power, and rainwater harvesting and aim for both BREEAM Excellent and LEED Gold certifications.

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