Timetable

1. Temporary hotel entrance
A temporary hotel entrance was opened on 17 October 2011, together with a link between the West Tower and entrance 5. The temporary entrance will be used throughout the remainder of the construction period.

2. Traffic reorganisation
A new approach to Gothia Towers and arrangements for a temporary approach are complete. A permanent approach will be created ready for the opening of the new Gothia Towers.

3. Pipelaying
This involves water, drainage, surface water and district heating. The pipelaying is due to be completed in December 2011.

4. Rebuilding of level 1
Our Livingroom lobby bar will move and be given a facelift, reopening in January 2015 once all the building works are complete. Livingroom has temporarily been replaced by the ByggåBar lobby bar. A brand new restaurant, which is due to open in May 2012, will be created here.

5. The middle tower
Six more floors will be added to the current East Tower, which will be home to a spa and wellness centre, as well as a five-star hotel section. Building cranes and hoists will be erected during October and November 2011. All building works for the middle tower are expected to be completed in summer 2013.

6. The new East Tower (the brand new third tower)
Includes hotel rooms, a restaurant and a walkway link to the middle tower. The construction of floors 0-3 will begin in August 2012, with floors 4-30 being built between January 2013 and December 2014, when construction is due to be completed.

All dates are preliminary, and are subject to change over the course of the construction project.