The Wave Tower

The Wave Tower

The Wave Tower
General information
Status Never built
Type Office, residential, retail
Location Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Roof 370 m (1,210 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 92
Design and construction
Architect A-cero

The Wave Tower is a proposed 92 floor supertall skyscraper for the Madinat Al Arab district of Dubai Waterfront in Dubai, United Arab Emirates designed by the Spanish architecture firm A-cero. It is planned to be 370 meters (1,214 ft) tall and is designed to be a green energy building. It was planned to begin construction in late 2009.

It tries to create a dynamic way while a geometric shape rises and twists, like a wave, like the use in the bottom of the form of the pointed arch that extends as evoking waves of the sea, hence its name. It is covered with a double glass skin to control sunlight and with a white silk screened glass facade.

As beginning of 2013, no progress has been made.

See also

External links

  • Emporis
  • Thread on Skyscrapercity
  • Article on Arabian Business
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