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Height: Architectural 169 m / 554 ft
Height: Occupied 149.2 m / 489 ft
Height: To Tip 169 m / 554 ft
Floors Above Ground 32
Floors Below Ground 2
# of Elevators 26
Tower GFA 61,270 m² / 659,505 ft²
Development GFA 102,193 m² / 1,099,996 ft²


Official Name Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons
Other Names Northwestern Mutual Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City Milwaukee
Street Address & Map East Mason Street
Postal Code 53202
Building Function office
Structural Material composite
Energy Label LEED NC Gold
Proposed 2012
Construction Start 2014
Completion 2017
Official Website Northwestern Mutual Tower and Commons
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City Ranking #2 Tallest in Milwaukee

Companies Involved

Owner Northwestern Mutual
Developer Hines
Design Pickard Chilton
Architect of Record Kendall / Heaton Associates
Structural Engineer
Engineer of Record Magnusson Klemencic Associates
MEP Engineer
Engineer of Record Alvine Engineering
Main Contractor CG Schmidt; Gilbane Building Company
Other Consultant
• Acoustics Cerami & Associates
• Building Monitoring HMA Consulting, Inc.
• Civil GRAEF
Façade Entuitive
• Interiors Valerio Dewalt Train Associates
• Landscape OJB Landscape Architecture
• LEED Buro Happold
• Lighting Quentin Thomas Associates, Inc.
• Security AON
• Vertical Transportation Persohn/Hahn
• Wind RWDI
Material Supplier

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