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The Blue Planet – Copenhagen, Denmark

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Building: The Blue Planet
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Completion: 2013
Architect: 3XN
Civil Engineer: Moe & Brodsgaard
Structural Engineers: MT Hojgaard, Hoffmann A/S, Kai Andersen A/S, E. Pihl & Son A/S

AE Interests: Whirlpole form binding together land and sea, diamond shape aluminum plate facade, organic forms, advance concrete/steel structure (54 unique steel frames), sea water used for cooling system for aquariums and climate system for public areas

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Written by Sydney Valentine Moore

April 22, 2015 at 4:38 pm

Posted in Built

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