World Port Center

Local nameWorld Port Center
LocationRotterdam, Netherlands

World Port Centre is a 33-storey, 123.1 m skyscraper in Rotterdam, Netherlands. The tower was commissioned by ING Real Estate Development. The building costs amounted to approximately NLG100 million. The Port of Rotterdam Authority is the main occupant of the WPC, using floors 2 to 19. Floors 25 to 28 are rented to Eneco Energie, floors 29 to 32 are built as conference areas and are commercially leased to Regus. The grounds also cover the Argentine steak-restaurant Gaucho's.

As the building stands at the far point of the Wilhelmina pier it is built on, there is a view of the surrounding harbours and city from the higher floors. The building is also an emergency centre, designed to deal with potential catastrophes in the port area and act as a coordination centre.Sir Norman Foster designed the 32-storey building.

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More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_Port_Center

Address Wilhelminakada 909, 3072AP Rotterdam

Coordinates 51°54'17.367" N 4°29'4.249" E

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