First Canadian Place

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Height: Occupied
287.1 m / 942 ft
Height: Architectural
298.1 m / 978 ft
First Canadian Place Outline
  Height: To Tip
355 m / 1,165 ft
Floors Above Ground
Floors Below Ground
# of Elevators
Tower GFA
250,849 m² / 2,700,116 ft²
# of Parking Spaces


Official Name First Canadian Place
Other Names First Bank Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country Canada
City Toronto
Street Address & Map 100 King Street West
Postal Code M5J 2J3
Building Function office
Structural Material steel
Energy Label LEED Gold
Construction Start 1973
Completion 1975
Recladding 2011
Official Website First Bank Tower
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Global Ranking #193 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #28 Tallest in North America
National Ranking #1 Tallest in Canada
City Ranking #1 Tallest in Toronto

Companies Involved

Owner Brookfield Properties
Developer Olympia & York
Design Edward Durell Stone & Associates
Architect of Record Bregman + Hamann Architects
Structural Engineer
Design M.S. Yolles & Partners
MEP Engineer
Design ECE Group Limited
Main Contractor EllisDon Construction Services Inc.
Other Consultant
• Property Management Brookfield Properties
• Recladding B+H Architects; Doyle Partners; Moed de Armas & Shannon
• Wind Alan G. Davenport Wind Engineering Group

CTBUH Initiatives

Warm Weather Spaces Walking Tours 2015
17 Sep 2015 – Tour Report

CTBUH Research: Canada Grows Taller
Dec 2012 – CTBUH Research

CTBUH Releases Analysis of Global Population and Tall Buildings
Apr 2011 – CTBUH Journal Paper


Developing Tall in the New York Context
26 Oct 2015 – Gary Barnett, Extell Development Corporation; Ric Clark, Brookfield Properties; Joseph Moinian, Moinian Group & Larry Silverstein, Silverstein Properties

Research Papers

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

Tall and Urban: An Analysis of Global Population and Tall Buildings
Apr 2011 – CTBUH Journal, 2011 Issue II

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