3XN has revealed the first photographs of its whirlpool-shaped aquarium under construction in Copenhagen, Denmark.
The Blue Planet is scheduled for completion in 2013.
Address: Kajakvej, 2770 Kastrup, DK
Client: The Building Foundation "Den Blå Planet" (Realdania, Knud Højgaards Fond, Tårnby Municipality)
Competition: 1st prize in invited competition 2008
Project development: 2010 - 2013
Size: 9.000 m2
Budget: DKK 630m / €84.6m
Engineer: Moe & Brødsgaard A/S
Aquarium Specialists: AAT