Cosmopolitan Twarda 2/4

JAHN, Chicago/USA

Planning time:
2008 – 2010

Construction time:
2010 – 2012

Services rendered by Werner Sobek:
structural engineering

Epstein sp. z o.o., Warsaw/Poland

Rainer Viertlböck, Gauting/Germany

The Cosmopolitan Twarda 2/4 is located in Warsaw/Poland. With its 44 storeys it reaches a height of 160 m. A special feature is the cantilever of the floor slabs on one side of the building. The forces are hung by three diagonals distributed over the height of the building. Upon completion, the building will be the third highest in Poland. The skyscraper offers 252 apartments with areas between 52 and 350 square meters. On the top of the building are four furnished penthouses. On the lower floors will be retail spaces as well as a fitness club and in the basement is the parking area for over 300 cars. The total effective area are 32,000 square meters. The complex consists of three parts – tower, podium and a smaller building with a glass roof.