The Red Apple

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The Red Apple
Rotterdam toren red apple.jpg
General information
Status Complete
Type Residential
Commercial offices
Architectural style Modernism
Location Wijnbrugstraat 50-352
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Coordinates 51°55′02″N 4°29′21″E / 51.917222°N 4.489167°E / 51.917222; 4.489167Coordinates: 51°55′02″N 4°29′21″E / 51.917222°N 4.489167°E / 51.917222; 4.489167
Completed 2005–2009
Roof 124 m (407 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 40
Lifts/elevators 6
Design and construction
Architect KCAP Architects & Planners
Jan des Bouvrie
Engineer TBI groep
Main contractor Aannemersbedrijf v/h Boele & Van Eesteren
Other information
Number of units 200

The Red Apple is a 40-storey, 124-metre (407 ft) residential skyscraper on Wijnhaven Island in Rotterdam, Netherlands, designed by KCAP Architects & Planners and Jan des Bouvrie. The building was topped out in 2008, completed in 2009, and features 121 units, and a 338-space multi-storey car park. It is the eighth-tallest building in Rotterdam. The Kopblok is a 53-metre-tall (174 ft) building that has an additional 79 apartment units and offices. The ground floor is designed for shops and restaurants. The entire complex has an open fiber network.


The Red Apple Construction Progress

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