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Sears Tower

Sears Tower, Chicago
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Quick Facts
CityChicago
CountryUnited States
Year1971 - 1974
Height442,3m / 1 451ft
Floors110
Surface408.773m2 / 4,400,000sq ft
Realization
ArchitectSkidmore, Owings & Merrill (Bruce Graham)
EngineersSkidmore, Owings & Merrill (Fazlur Rahman Khan)
DeveloperSears, Roebuck and Company
Building Info
NameSears Tower
CategoryOffice Building
AliasWillis Tower
Materialsstructural steel
black anodized aluminum
bronze-tinted glass
Address
233 South Wacker Drive - Block bounded by Francklin Street and Wacker Drive, Adams Street and Jackson Boulevard
Notes
Tallest building in the world from 1974 until 1997.
103 elevators.
74000 tons of steel were used for the construction.
Links
ArticleSears Tower
PhotosSears Tower Pictures
PostersSears Tower Posters
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