Light House (Aarhus)

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Light House
Lighthouse og Isbjerget feb 2012.jpg
Light house construction, February 2012.
General information
Status Under construction
Type Residential, Commercial
Location Aarhus
Coordinates 56°09′56.26″N 10°13′52.88″E / 56.1656278°N 10.2313556°E / 56.1656278; 10.2313556Coordinates: 56°09′56.26″N 10°13′52.88″E / 56.1656278°N 10.2313556°E / 56.1656278; 10.2313556
Estimated completion 2014
Cost DKK 2.5 billion
Roof 142 m (466 ft)
Technical details
Floor area 800,000 m2 (8,600,000 sq ft)
Design and construction
Architect 3XN & UNStudio
Developer Light*housekonsortiet
Structural engineer Grontmij Carl Bro

The Light House (or Light*house), is a residential project under construction in Aarhus Docklands, the new harbour front district of Aarhus, Denmark.

The project was originally divided in 2 stages, but due to financial problems, the first stage was sub-divided in 2 stages. Stage 1 is complete, while Stage 2 is expected to be completed by 2014. The Light House tower (stage 3), will be 142 m tall, making it the tallest building in Denmark.

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