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Old March 9th, 2010, 12:38 AM   #1
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STOCKHOLM | Victoria Tower | 117m | 33 fl | Com

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Victoria Tower
Rinkeby-Kista - Stockholm

In Kista, a suburb of Stockholm located approximatly 10 km to the north from the central station in an exposition-area - yet easily accesible by Metro. Named after the crown-princess of Sweden, this will be the nabourhoods second tower but not the last. Construction on this tower started in may 2009, it's scheduled for completion in september 2011. The tower is being built as an extra strong structure envisioned for a possible height increase to 174 meters in the future. Architects are Wingårdh and main contractor is PEAB. The tower is mixed use and includes 300 hotelrooms and 5000 squaremeters officespace.

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Model of Kista with proposed buildings. The tower to the right was built in 2003, tower to the left is Victoria, the tower in front might start construction soon, the twintowers in the back are more uncertain:

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These construction-photos are fresh from march:

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A couple of new pics:

[IMG]http://i41.************/19m3iu.jpg[/IMG]

[IMG]http://i39.************/2927041.jpg[/IMG]
More information and regular updates will be in the English-speaking tread from the Swedish sub-forum:
http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=553315
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Old March 9th, 2010, 04:34 AM   #2
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Seems like it´s upside down Looking forward to see that cladding!
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Old March 9th, 2010, 06:16 PM   #3
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I love it!!!!
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Old March 9th, 2010, 08:30 PM   #4
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Great one!
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Old April 26th, 2010, 12:35 AM   #5
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New on-site pictures!

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Time for another update

pics are from april 18th. been lazy in getting them online.

[IMG]http://i40.************/qoc5xx.jpg[/IMG]

[IMG]http://i44.************/69jcbm.jpg[/IMG]

[IMG]http://i41.************/oaykwn.jpg[/IMG]

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Old April 26th, 2010, 03:13 AM   #6
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I don't like the shape.
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Old April 26th, 2010, 11:56 PM   #7
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And I don't like this type of architecture. I hope Swedes like it.
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Old April 27th, 2010, 12:28 AM   #8
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I like the shape and this type of architecture.
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Old April 28th, 2010, 11:55 PM   #9
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Interesting tower, it looks higher than 117 m.
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Old April 29th, 2010, 01:39 AM   #10
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Finally Kista will have its second tower. very iconic one
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Old April 29th, 2010, 02:03 AM   #11
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Nice but isn't it too plain and boring?
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Old April 29th, 2010, 03:54 AM   #12
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judging by the render, it looks horrible...the top kills the whole design...
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Old April 30th, 2010, 01:41 AM   #13
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It looks totally amazing! I love it.
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Old April 30th, 2010, 09:24 AM   #14
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Nice tower.
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Old May 2nd, 2010, 03:06 PM   #15
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nice heigth, hideous cladding
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Old May 3rd, 2010, 11:40 AM   #16
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I like it. It's the first true skyscraper in Stockholm!
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Actually, the second one.
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Actually, the second one.
Actually, just a highrise. A nice one though.
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Old May 4th, 2010, 10:42 AM   #19
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Actually, the second one.
Which is the first one? I miss it!
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