The new world’s tallest wooden building

In March of this year the Mjøstårnet, was finally completed in Norway.

It is a skyscraper of 85.4 meters high and 11,300 square meters. It leaves aside the concrete and bases its entire structure on wood. This marks the difference with other tall wooden buildings that mix wood with steel.

The 18 floors of the building hold offices, apartments, a small hotel, a restaurant, a roof terrace and common spaces.