Office skyscraper Saules Akmens

Office skyscraper Saules Akmens
Office skyscraper Saules Akmens
Office skyscraper Saules Akmens

Saules Akmens (Sun Stone) is an office skyscraper at Pardaugava, Riga. The building has 27 floors and is 123 meters high, which makes it the tallest building in Riga and the second highest in the Baltic States. Saules Akmens forms the new outline of the left bank of the River Daugava, and symbolically represents the successful economic development of Latvia.

Saules Akmens skyscraper was completed in November 2004. This was the first high-rise building built in Latvia after the end of the Soviet Union, and it launched the modern high-rise building in Riga. Saules Akmens is a new token of construction quality – for the first time in Latvia, this sizeable a glazed surface is used for fasade decoration.

Swedbank Headquarters, the central office of Swedbank, Latvia is situated in this building.

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