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Official Name First Canadian Place
Former / Other Name First Bank Tower
Type building
Status Completed
Country Canada
Province Ontario
City Toronto
Street Address 100 King Street West (Map)
Building Function office
Structural Material steel
Energy Label LEED Gold
Start of Construction 1973
Completion 1975
Recladding 2011
Global Ranking #83 tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #15 tallest in North America
National Ranking #1 tallest in Canada
City Ranking #1 tallest in Toronto
Official Website First Bank Tower
Height: Architectural 298.1 meter / 978 feet
Height: To Tip 355.0 meter / 1165 feet
Floors Above Ground 72
Floors Below Ground 4
# of Elevators 61
Tower GFA 250,849 m² / 2,700,116 ft²
# of Parking Spaces 934
Companies Involved
Owner Brookfield Properties
Developer Olympia & York
Design Edward Durell Stone & Associates
Architect of Record Bregman + Hamann Architects
Structural Engineer M.S. Yolles & Partners
MEP Engineer ECE Group Limited
Main Contractor Olympia & York
Other CTBUH Links
Tall & Urban: An Analysis of Global Population and Tall Buildings
CTBUH Report, 2011
Tall & Urban: An Analysis of Global Population and Tall Buildings
CTBUH Poster, 2011

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