Eighth Avenue Place West Tower

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Height: Architectural 176.7 m / 580 ft
Height: Occupied 155.1 m / 509 ft
Height: To Tip 176.7 m / 580 ft
Floors Above Ground 40
Floors Below Ground 6
# of Elevators 18
Top Elevator Speed 5.08 m/s
Tower GFA 78,137 m² / 841,060 ft²
# of Parking Spaces 1,139


Official Name Eighth Avenue Place West Tower
Name of Complex Eighth Avenue Place
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country Canada
City Calgary
Street Address & Map 585-8th Ave SW
Postal Code T2P 1G1
Building Function office
Structural Material composite
  • Core: Reinforced Concrete
  • Columns: Steel
  • Floor Spanning: Steel
Energy Label LEED Platinum
Proposed 2006
Construction Start 2012
Completion 2014
Official Website Eighth Avenue Place West Tower
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Regional Ranking #475 Tallest in North America
National Ranking #60 Tallest in Canada
City Ranking #11 Tallest in Calgary

Companies Involved

Owner Ivanhoé Cambridge; Alberta Investment Management Corp. (AIMCo); Matco Investments Ltd.
Developer Hines Canada Management Co. ULC
Design Pickard Chilton
Architect of Record Gibbs Gage Architects
Structural Engineer
Engineer of Record RJC Engineers
Peer Review CBM Projects Inc.
MEP Engineer
Design WSP Flack + Kurtz
Engineer of Record Emans Smith Andersen Engineering; SMP Engineering
Main Contractor EllisDon Construction Services Inc.
Other Consultant
• Acoustics Cerami & Associates
• Certifier Command Commissioning LLC
Façade Entuitive
• Façade Maintenance RDP
• Vertical Transportation Persohn/Hahn
• Way Finding Entro Communications Inc.
• Wind HMA Consulting, Inc.; RWDI
Material Supplier
• Cladding Sota Instruments Inc.
• Electrical Western Electrical Management Ltd.
• HVAC S.E. Johnson Management ltd.
• Steel Walters Group Inc.

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