Mercury City Tower


Mercury City Tower
Mercury City Tower
Меркурий Сити Тауэр

August 1, 2011
General information
Location Moscow International Business Center, Moscow, Russia
Coordinates 55°45′2″N 37°32′23″E / 55.75056°N 37.53972°E / 55.75056; 37.53972Coordinates: 55°45′2″N 37°32′23″E / 55.75056°N 37.53972°E / 55.75056; 37.53972
Construction started 2005
Estimated completion Q4 2011-Q1 2012
Height
Antenna spire 380 m (1,247 ft)
Roof 322 m (1,056 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 70
Design and construction
Architect M.M. Posohin, Frank Williams, G.L. Sirota
Меркурий сити тауэр на фоне остального Москва-сити.jpg
Mercury City Tower under construction on 28 March 2010

Mercury City Tower (Russian: Меркурий Сити Тауэр) is a skyscraper currently under construction in Moscow, Russia, located in Moscow International Business Center. Construction started in late 2005, and is planned to be completed by the end of 2011. Upon completion, it will become the tallest building in Europe,[1] standing at 380 m (1,247 ft) tall, with 70 floors. The building has 5 underground floors. As of the beginning of May 2011, the height of the tower reached 230 meters over earth level corresponding to the 53rd floor[2] with over half of the external walls covered in copper coloured cladding[3] and the construction of the 66th floor (285.60 m) started on September 22 according to the website SkyscraperCity.

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