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Height: Architectural 69 m / 226 ft Estimated
Height: To Tip 69 m / 226 ft Estimated
Floors Above Ground 16
# of Elevators 6
Tower GFA 22,297 m² / 240,003 ft²


Official Name Monroe Building
Other Names The Boulevard
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City Chicago
Street Address & Map 104 South Michigan Avenue
Postal Code 60603
Building Function office
Structural Material steel
Completion 1912
Retrofit Start 2007
Retrofit End 2012
Official Website Monroe Building

Original Companies Involved

Design Holabird & Roche
Structural Engineer
Design Ritter & Mott
Main Contractor George A. Fuller Co.
Other Consultant
• Interiors Rookwood Pottery Company
Material Supplier
• Cladding Ludowici-Celadon Company; Northwestern Terra Cotta Compnay
• Flooring Rookwood Pottery Company

Retrofit Companies Involved

• Current Tawani Property Management
• Past Tawani Enterprises, Inc.
Developer Tawani Enterprises, Inc.
Design Holabird & Root
Structural Engineer
Design Holabird & Root
Main Contractor Bulley & Andrews
Other Consultant
Façade Bulley & Andrews
• Interiors Rookwood Pottery Company
• Marketing Cushman & Wakefield
Material Supplier
• Cladding Ludowici
• Flooring Rookwood Pottery Company

CTBUH Initiatives

Council HQ Welcomes Family of Lynn S. Beedle
25 May 2017 – Event Report

CTBUH Celebrates New Office Launch in Chicago
23 Feb 2017 – Event Report

CTBUH New Office Celebration
23 Feb 2017 – Event Invite

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CTBUH Initiatives Related to Monroe Building

Council HQ Welcomes Family of Lynn S. Beedle
25 May 2017, Chicago – Event Report
CTBUH headquarters was proud to welcome the family of Council founder Lynn S. Beedle to their Monroe Building offices on Thursday, May 25.
CTBUH Celebrates New Office Launch in Chicago
23 Feb 2017, Chicago – Event Report
The CTBUH enjoyed a lively evening with friends and members in a celebration of its new office located downtown.
2016 CTBUH Leaders Meeting Report
16 Oct 2016, Shenzhen – Event Report
The Annual Leaders Meeting was held this year in conjunction with the 2016 Conference in China, bringing together the Council’s leaders from around the world.
CTBUH Hosts ACSA/AISC Steel Student Design Competition Jurors
29 Jul 2016, Chicago – Event Report
The CTBUH was pleased to host the esteemed jurors for the 2015–2016 ACSA/AISC Steel Student Design Competition as they deliberated winners for the annual program.
Monroe Building Tour
18 Dec 2015, Chicago – Tour Report
As part of their annual holiday celebrations, the CTBUH staff was given a guided tour of the Monroe Building, an iconic turn-of-the-century high-rise along Michigan Avenue.

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