Having its lower portion oriented toward the Dubai Marina and its upper portion oriented toward the Golf, the Cayan Tower has a 90-degree twist. Designed by Skidmore, Owings, & Merrill, this residential structure offers 495 1-4 bedroom apartments and 80% of it’s 570 units are already reserved. The tower has 75 stories and is 307 meters-tall, making it the world’s tallest twisted tower. The tower is constructed out of reinforced concrete and and the screens are perforated to protect the residents from the sun.
Floor to floor, the perimeter columns shift by only a little more than one degree.