The Red Apple

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
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General information
Commercial offices
Architectural styleModernism
LocationWijnbrugstraat 50-352
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Coordinates51°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
Roof124 m (407 ft)
Technical details
Floor count40
Design and construction
ArchitectKCAP Architects & Planners
Jan des Bouvrie
EngineerTBI groep
Main contractorAannemersbedrijf v/h Boele & Van Eesteren
Other information
Number of units200


See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "The Red Apple". CTBUH Skyscraper Center.
  2. ^ The Red Apple at Emporis
  3. ^ "The Red Apple". SkyscraperPage.

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