List of tallest buildings in Scandinavia

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This is a list of tallest buildings in Scandinavia. It includes buildings in Denmark, Norway and Sweden that stand at least 100 m (328 ft) tall.

Completed buildings[edit]

Name City Country Height Floors Year Notes
Turning Torso Malmö  Sweden 190 m (623 ft) 57 2005 Won the Emporis Skyscraper Award in 2005[1]
Kaknästornet Stockholm  Sweden 155 m (509 ft) 1967 Communication and TV/radio tower
Tyholt tower Trondheim  Norway 125 m (410 ft) 1985 Communication and radio tower
Scandic Victoria Tower Stockholm  Sweden 120 m (394 ft) 33 2011 Tallest hotel
Amtssygehuset i Herlev Herlev  Denmark 120 m (394 ft) 25 1976 Tallest hospital
Uppsala Cathedral Uppsala  Sweden 119 m (390 ft) 1435
Kista Science Tower Stockholm  Sweden 117 m (384 ft) 30 2003 Tallest office building
Oslo Plaza Oslo  Norway 117 m (384 ft) 37 1989
Postgirobygget Oslo  Norway 110 m (361 ft) 26 1975 Extended from 80 m to 110 m in 2003
Christiansborg Copenhagen  Denmark 106 m (348 ft) 1928
Stockholm Stadshus Stockholm  Sweden 106 m (348 ft) 1923
Rådhustårnet Copenhagen  Denmark 106 m (348 ft) 1905
Domus Vista Frederiksberg  Denmark 102 m (335 ft) 30 1969
Gothia Towers Gothenburg  Sweden 100 m (328 ft) 30 2014
Nidarosdomen Trondheim  Norway 100 m (328 ft) 1070 [citation needed]

Buildings approved or under construction[edit]

Name City Country Height Floors Year Notes
Light House Aarhus  Denmark 142 m (466 ft) Stalled, possibly cancelled, since December 2013[2]
Gasklockan Stockholm  Sweden 140 m (459 ft) To be finished 2018-2019
Kista Torn Stockholm  Sweden 120 m (394 ft) Under construction, to be finished 2015
Point Hyllie Malmö  Sweden 110 m (361 ft) 28 Under construction, topped-out 2015[3]

Buildings proposed, but not approved[edit]

Name City Country Height Floors Year Notes
Karlavagnstornet Gothenburg  Sweden 230 m (755 ft) 64 To be finished 2019[4]
Tellus Tower Stockholm  Sweden 237 m (778 ft) 75 To be finished 2019[5]
Nacka Tower Nacka  Sweden 140 m (459 ft) Early planning stages 2013[6]
Bremen Tower Stockholm  Sweden 130 m (427 ft) To be finished 2019[7]
Krystalklar Oslo  Norway 104 m (341 ft) 28 [8]
Tallest buildings and structures in Scandinavia
Tyholt tower 
Victoria Tower 
Nidarosdomen 

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Turning Torso". Emporis.com. Retrieved 2008-10-14. 
  2. ^ "Havneinvest opgiver at bygge byens fyrtårn" (in Danish). Jyllands-Posten. Retrieved 8 January 2015. 
  3. ^ "Point Hyllie" (in Swedish). Annehem Bygg & Projekt AB. Retrieved 8 January 2015. 
  4. ^ "Vinnaren presenterad - det blir Nordens högsta hus" (in Swedish). Göteborgsposten. Retrieved 8 January 2015. 
  5. ^ "De ska bo i jätteskrapan: Högst i norra Europa" (in Swedish). Alltomstockholm.se. Retrieved 8 January 2015. 
  6. ^ "Nacka tower har krympts i hopp om ett ja" (in Swedish). Mitt i Stockholm. Retrieved 8 January 2015. 
  7. ^ "Bremen tower – en utmanare till Turning Torso" (in Swedish). Vi i Vastastan. Retrieved 8 January 2015. 
  8. ^ "Krystalklar - Biskop Gunnerus gate" (in Norwegian). CF Moller. Retrieved 8 January 2015. 

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