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RED Company has chosen for BIMlink as the online real estate file during the construction of The BaanTower. The tower in the heart of Rotterdam was designed by the architect firm Powerhouse Company. At the end of June, the go-ahead was given for the construction of the residential high-rise with high-quality apartments, which will start in September. After completion, the residents can enjoy the magnificent view over the Maasstad from the enormous windows.

With the construction of The BaanTower, Rotterdam will have another eye-catching building. Together with the CoolTower and DWNTWN, the new residential tower is immediately recognizable in the skyline of Rotterdam. The iconic skyscraper will be covered in black natural stone and finished with a luminous crown, so that it stands out from the surrounding high-rises.

The tower comprises of 51 floors with a total area of 38,250 m2. The 427 apartments each have a beautiful view thanks to the large windows framed in champagne-colored anodized aluminum with ventilation elements in the frames. The layout gives each apartment the feel of a contemporary loft. The load-bearing columns in the facade and a central concrete core ensure that the apartments can be adapted in the future.

Digital real estate file

Project developer RED Company selected BIMlink as an online building file to correctly manage all the documents, drawings and models of The BaanTower. This information is online 24/7 and is quickly, securely and structured available to all project partners.


The team of contractors, installers and consultants is ready to start building this special and complex project. The location in the heart of Rotterdam demands the utmost from all parties involved. It will therefore be a challenge to jointly deliver the building at the highest quality level technically, constructively and organizationally. The use of BIMlink as an online building file supports this challenge. In any case, the cooperating specialized companies know what they stand for; realize a fantastic project together.

On September 27, 2022, KUBUS organized an online meeting in the series Architects in CTRL about the Powerhouse Company architectural firm. Watch the recording here: KUBUS

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