Unipol Tower

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Coordinates: 44°29′44″N 11°23′28″E / 44.495531°N 11.39103°E / 44.495531; 11.39103

Unipol Tower
Unipol Tower 1.JPG
General information
StatusComplete
TypeOffice
LocationVia Larga
Bologna, Italy
Construction started2007
Opening2012
OwnerUnipol
Height
Roof127 metres (417 ft)
Technical details
Floor count33
Floor area13,000 m2 (140,000 sq ft)
Design and construction
ArchitectOpenProject
Main contractorUNIFIMM Srl

Unipol Tower, is a 33-story skyscraper located at Via Larga in Bologna, Italy. Rising to a height of approximately 127 metres (417 ft), the building serve as the new headquarters of Unipol Bank includes office and retail space in its 13,000 m2 (140,000 sq ft) square meter of floor area. Construction was completed in 2012.

Designed by architectural firm OpenProject of Bologna,[1] Unipol Tower incorporates various environmental innovations that achieved the prestigious (LEED) gold certification.

The building is the tallest construction in Bologna and currently the 9th in Italy. Previously the tallest building in Bologna was the condominium located at Via Cellini with a height of 90 metres (300 ft), holding that title since 1958.

The main project includes a mall with fitness center, a movie theater and a luxury hotel, currently under construction.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "La nuova Torre Unipol di Bologna ottiene la Certificazione di Sostenibilità ambientale LEED® Gold" (in Italian). Open Project srl. Retrieved January 26, 2015.

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