Council of Tall Building and Urban Habitat (CTBUH), Chicago, recognizes Supernova’s ‘Spira’ as the first and only Twisting Tower in India


One of the World’s Tallest and Fastest Twisting Towers near Completion

New Delhi, October 15, 2016: CTBUH (Council of Tall Building and Urban Habitat), Chicago, USA, recognized ‘Spira’ Tower as the first and only twisting tower in India. The formal recognition was made by CTBUH in their Journal Issue III, 2016. The Spira tower is a part of Supertech’s Supernova mixed use development located in sector 94, Noida. Construction of Spira, which will stand at a height of 300 metres, having 80 floors, will be ready for delivery by Dec 2017.

The Spira Tower with an average floor rotation of 1.825o and a total rotation of 146o occupies 6th position in the global list of twisting towers ranked in order of height. It also holds record for the fastest twisting tower in the world. The Spira tower now holds the unique feat of being India’s tallest mixed use development and the first and only twisted tower in India.

Spira is not just one of India’s tallest buildings but is also one of the world’s greatest superstructures. This Iconic Tower has high-end luxurious residences, 5-star hotel and Spira Suites (area 595 sq. ft.), topped off by a world class restaurant and bar, which boosts a bird’s eye view over the surrounding waterways of Yamuna. The tower also has a Helipad, an Observatory deck, an Exclusive club house, and automated elevators. Spira is one building out of five of Supernova. Total development of project is 6 million sq.ft. which includes office tower of 1.0 million, 2.0 million high end apartments,0.50 million one five star hotel with branded residences and balance area of retail with luxury brand and corporate area of 5000 cars within premises. Supernova is well connected with adjoining Metro stations.

Mr. R K Arora Chairman, Supertech, said “It is indeed a very proud and memorable moment for Supertech to achieve the elated status of a twisting tower, the very first for India, and one of the tallest and fastest twisting towers in the world, from CTBUH which is an international body that recognizes tall buildings and sustainable urban design. I congratulate the project design and construction team for achieving this remarkable feat not only for Supertech but also for our country.”

“At Supertech, we will continue our endeavor to create more such landmarks through innovative designing, architectural finesse and engineering techniques” Mr. Arora added.

Council of Tall Building and Urban Habitat, Chicago, is an international organization focused on the planning, design, construction and operation of tall buildings and future cities. CTBUH facilitates the exchange of the latest knowledge available on tall buildings around the world through publications, research, events, working groups, web resources, and its extensive network of international representatives. The CTBUH also developed the international standards for measuring tall building height and is recognized as the arbiter for bestowing such designations as “The World’s Tallest Building.”

Corporate Comm India(CCI Newswire)