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Torre Agbar Barcelona

Tipología de la promoción: Offices
Emplazamiento: Avda. Diagonal, 211
Superfície sobre rasante: 33.210 m²
Superfície bajo rasante: 17.693 m²
Vídeo: video núm. 1

 

This unique 35-floor building measures 144 metres in height and houses the Catalan water company, Grupo Agbar. Torre Agbar, the new symbol of Barcelona’s skyline, was designed by the architect Jean Nouvel, who found inspiration in the land, nature and architectural legacy of Antoni Gaudí and the nearby hills of Montserrat, in collaboration with b720 architecture studio, lead by Fermin Vazquez.

The tower consists of two non-concentric oval cylinders crowned by a glass and steel dome. In its interior, the tower is completely free of columns.