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Facts
Official Name 1 Worldwide Plaza
Complex Name Worldwide Plaza
Type building
Status Completed
Country United States
State New York
City New York City
Street Address 825 8th Avenue (Map)
Building Function office
Structural Material steel
Start of Construction 1986
Completion 1989
Global Ranking #338 tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #65 tallest in North America
National Ranking #59 tallest in United States
City Ranking #17 tallest in New York City
Figures
Height: Architectural 237.1 meter / 778 feet
Height: To Tip 237.1 meter / 778 feet
Floors Above Ground 47
# of Elevators 26
Tower GFA 158,510 m² / 1,706,187 ft²
Companies Involved
Architect Skidmore Owings & Merrill
Structural Engineer Skidmore Owings & Merrill
Main Contractor HRH Construction
News Articles
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