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Height: Occupied
500 m / 1,640 ft
 
Height: To Tip
612 m / 2,008 ft
Height: Architectural
612 m / 2,008 ft
 
Russia Tower Outline
Floors Above Ground
118

Facts

Official Name Russia Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Never Completed
Country Russia
City Moscow
Street Address & Map Krasnopresnenskaya naberezhnaya, plots 17-18 Presnensky Centre
Building Function residential / hotel / office
Structural Material composite
Proposed 2003
Construction Start 2008

Companies Involved

Developer Russian Land
Architect
Design Foster + Partners
Structural Engineer
Design Halvorson and Partners; Waterman Group
Other Consultant
• Sustainability Vidaris, Inc.

Videos

Development of Innovative Structures for Supertall and Unique Towers
19 Sep 2012 – Yantong Zhao, Halvorson and Partners

Structural Design Innovation: Russia Tower and Other Tall Collaborations
5 Mar 2008 – Robert Halvorson, Halvorson and Partners

Research Papers

Dream Deferred: Unfinished Tall Buildings
Nov 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2014 Issue IV

Development of Innovative Structures for Supertall and Unique Towers
Sep 2012 – CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai

Structural Design Innovation: Russia Tower and Other Tall Collaborations
Mar 2008 – CTBUH 2008 8th World Congress, Dubai

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Papers Related to Russia Tower

Papers Related to Russia Tower

Dream Deferred: Unfinished Tall Buildings
Nov 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2014 Issue IV; CTBUH Research
Without big dreams, there would be no tall buildings. Conceiving, financing, designing, and constructing a skyscraper is no simple feat, even under the best of conditions…
Development of Innovative Structures for Supertall and Unique Towers
Sep 2012 – CTBUH 2012 9th World Congress, Shanghai; John Viise, Yantong Zhao & Robert Halvorson, Halvorson and Partners
As tall buildings grow to greater heights and strive to incorporate more unique forms, clarity in the development of the structural system at conceptual design is…
Structural Design Innovation: Russia Tower and Other Tall Collaborations
Mar 2008 – CTBUH 2008 8th World Congress, Dubai; Robert Halvorson, Halvorson & Partners
A number of tall buildings created through the collaboration of the practices of Lord Foster, Foster and Partners, and the author and his firm are presented. The designs…
Structural Design Innovation: Russia Tower
Oct 2007 – CTBUH / Wiley Tall Journal, 2007; Robert Halvorson & Carrie Warner, Halvorson & Partners
The Russia Tower will be Europe’s tallest building and one of the most distinctive high rises in the world. The striking 600 m (1968 ft) tall form and its structure…

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