MVRDV announced as competition winners for The Sax, a new 51 floor mixed-use tower in Rotterdam
We are delighted to announce MVRDV won the international architectural competition for the design of the last residential buildings on the south side of Wilhelminapier.
The Sax, with its two interconnected towers, will rise between the New Luxor Theater and the Boston & Seattle residential tower. The building’s distinct shape consists of two interconnected towers (Philadelphia & Havana) with a total surface area of 82,000m2 and will include 450 apartments, a hotel, wellness centre, parking, Congress and varied commercial facilities.
Since 2015, development partners BPD Bouwfonds Property Development, Ontwikkeling B.V. and SYNCHROON Ontwikkelaars in consultation with the municipality of Rotterdam, have been working on the development of residential buildings Philadelphia & Havana.
Read more about this exciting new addition to Rotterdam's cityscape via the project page here