Gallery: Stockholm’s Shining Waterfront Centre is a Shape-Shifting Low-...

 
Stockholm recently completed construction on a silvery world-class conference center that contributes density and contemporary style to the heart of the classic city. Located adjacent to the main train station, the Stockholm Waterfront Congress Centre by White Arkitekter utilizes an array of state-of-the-art systems including a shimmering glass façade imbued with 1,040 square meters of solar thermal collectors, a high-tech transforming interior, and an ice storage cooling system to reduce its energy use. The center brags about being “greener than green” -- hit the jump to see if they can back up this claim.

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  1. herman miller santa rosa March 1, 2011 at 7:52 pm

    The interior uses horizontal design which is very popular, modern and creates movement. Brilliant showcase of a green public building. trope group

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