Brookfield Place

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Height: To Tip
260.9 m / 856 ft
Height: Architectural
260.9 m / 856 ft
Brookfield Place Outline
Floors Above Ground
Floors Below Ground
# of Elevators
Tower GFA
127,471 m² / 1,372,086 ft²


Official Name Brookfield Place
Other Names BCE Place-Canada Trust Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country Canada
City Toronto
Street Address & Map 161 Bay Street
Postal Code M5J 2S1
Building Function office
Structural Material composite
  • Core: Reinforced Concrete
  • Columns: Steel
  • Floor Spanning: Steel
Energy Label LEED Gold
Proposed 1986
Construction Start 1987
Completion 1990
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Global Ranking #383 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #60 Tallest in North America
National Ranking #5 Tallest in Canada
City Ranking #5 Tallest in Toronto

Companies Involved

Owner Brookfield Properties
Developer Brookfield Development Corporation
Design Bregman + Hamann Architects; Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP
Structural Engineer
Design M.S. Yolles & Partners
MEP Engineer
Design Mulvey & Banani; The Mitchell Partnership, Inc.
Main Contractor PCL Constructions Eastern
Other Consultant
• Wind Alan G. Davenport Wind Engineering Group
Material Supplier
• Elevator Otis Elevator Company

CTBUH Initiatives

Toronto Regional Tour
29-30 Oct 2015 – Tour Report

Seven Cities Winter Spaces Walking Tour
29 Jan 2015 – Tour Report

CTBUH Research: Canada Grows Taller
Dec 2012 – CTBUH Research

Research Papers

Canada Grows Taller
1 Dec 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue IV

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