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The Crystal – Copenhagen, Denmark

Posted in Built by Courtney Logsdon on September 6, 2016

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Building:  The Crystal
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark
Address: 1562 København, Denmark (Hambrosgade/Puggaardsgade)
Architect: Schmidt Hammer Lassen
Structural Engineer: Buro Happold
Construction Consultants: Grontmij
Size: 6,600 sm (71,042 sft)
Completion: 2011

AE Interest:
LEAF Award for Best Structural Design of the Year in 2011 [a]; Appears to balance on one single point [b]; unique steel skeleton providing support for most of vertical load [c]

Sources: [a,b,c]

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