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Kista Torn

Residental buildings

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Address : Borgarfjordsgatan
164 53 Stockholm
Sweden
Contact person : Sales office Sweden
wicona@wicona.se
- Sweden

Architect : Brunnberg & Forshed - Stockholm - Sweden

Fabricator : Scandifront AB - Stockholm - Sweden

Other planning committee : Jan Håkan Dahlström/Bildhuset/TT - Photographer - Stockholm - Sweden / Erik Wik - Photographer - Stockholm - Sweden

Project details :
  • Stockholm's tallest residential building.
  • The building consists of two towers, the tallest reaching a height of 120 metres and containing 35 floors with 266 residences. The shorter tower is 60 metres, consisting of 15 floors with 96 residences.
  • The façade consists of several layers of glass which create an exciting contrast and a dynamic pattern.
  • The building hosts a lush green rooftop terrace, located at a height of 120 metres.
  • Panoramic views from generously sized windows.
  • Low energy building - energy class B
  • Extra narrow profiles for a slim looking exterior and interior.
  • Special frame with a slim pressure plate for optimal and smooth attachment to the façade.
  • Folding/sliding window solution in order to maximize the openable portion of the window and reducing the space needed for the opening parts.

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Facade systems

WICTEC 50

Filigree look without any change in appearance to the inner mullion and transom gaskets Ideal for vertical and polygon façades, sloped glazing and spatial structures Individual design thanks to a wide range of profile geometries for the structural and glazing profiles Uf for standard version up to 1.2W/m²K infill thickness 3 - 51mm Reliable glass load transmission (up to 4 kN), with adapted transom-joint technology Overlapping and secure drainage at the cross point, without mechanical mullion processing, ensures tried-and-tested impermeability Broad selection of profiles enables economic adaptation to structural requirements, with the additional option of internal reinforcement Glazing from outside featuring single- and/or two-part pressure and cover profiles Design options with concealed or visible screw fixture Extensive solutions for structure junctions and conservatories
Built:: - Supplementary profile
Facade systems

WICTEC EL

Tailored unitised façade solution for buildings with a unique visual design Perfectly suited for big, transparent façades Individual, customized façade system to meet specific requirements of each building; developed by the international WICONA experts and tested in the certified WICONA Test Centre Production of the complete units in the workshop, avoiding any weather influence and thus assuring a constantly high production quality Fast, efficient and projectable assembly on site thanks to prefabricated and glazed units with patented drainage system for unitised façades Outstanding performance: high thermal insulation and sound insulation
Window systems

WICLINE 75 evo

Technical performance: Profile technology: High insulation multi-chamber system in symmetric design, quality assured thermal insulator connection Patented corner and butt joint connection technology for high rigidity of frames and sashes Thermal insulation: Uf values until 1.2 W/(m²K) Ucw values depending on the combination of curtain wall and sash Inward opening options: Turn / turn-tilt / tilt window Concealed sash Burglar resistance Fittings: Heavy duty system fittings with: -visible hinges, powder coating or anodization in all colours -concealed hinges with integrated end position damping, opening angle max. 105° Sash weight: -Visible turn / tilt fittings: up to 160 kg -Concealed turn / tilt fittings: up to 200 kg -Turn hinges (on demand): up to 300 kg Sash sizes (w x h): 1700 mm x 2500 mm Optionally with opening limiter in various executions
Sliding systems

WICSLIDE 65FS

fold-sliding door with 2- to 7 leaves right or left opening Reduced space requirement for wide openings System technology based on window and door series WICLINE 65 and WICSTYLE 65 with structural depth 65mm Uw – values of 1,3 W/m²K possible with suitable glazing, resulting in effective energy saving optional design for barrier free passage with flat threshold highest levels of tightness – also suitable for penthouses