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Height: To Tip
326.1 m / 1,070 ft
Height: Architectural
326.1 m / 1,070 ft
 
Salesforce Tower Outline
Floors Above Ground
61
Floors Below Ground
4

Facts

Official Name Salesforce Tower
Name of Complex Transbay Transit Center
Other Names Transbay Tower, Transbay Transit Center and Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City San Francisco
Street Address & Map 415 Mission Street
Postal Code 94105
Building Function office
Structural Material composite
Energy Label LEED Platinum targeted
Proposed 2006
Construction Start 2014
Completion 2018
Official Website Transbay Tower
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Global Ranking #79 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #12 Tallest in North America
National Ranking #12 Tallest in United States
City Ranking #1 Tallest in San Francisco

Companies Involved

Developer Boston Properties, Inc.; Hines
Architect
Design Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects
Architect of Record Kendall / Heaton Associates
Structural Engineer
Design Magnusson Klemencic Associates
MEP Engineer
Design WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff
Main Contractor Clark Construction Group; Hathaway Dinwiddie
Other Consultant
• Acoustics Cerami & Associates
• Building Monitoring Kinemetrics Inc.
• Environmental EBS Consultants; Langan Engineering
• Geotechnical Arup
• LEED EBS Consultants
• Lighting Jim Campbell
• Property Management CBRE; Cushman & Wakefield
• Wind RWDI
Material Supplier
• Elevator Schindler
• Steel ArcelorMittal

CTBUH Initiatives

2018 Tall Building Predictions
17 Jan 2018 – CTBUH News

CTBUH Seismic Working Group Workshop Talks Industry Developments
29 Oct 2017 – Event Report

San Francisco Regional Tour
29-30 Oct 2015 – Tour Report

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CTBUH Initiatives Related to Salesforce Tower

2018 Tall Building Predictions
17 Jan 2018, Chicago – CTBUH News
Check out all of our 2018 Tall Building Predictions, and dive into the full 2017 Tall Building Year in Review data report.
CTBUH Seismic Working Group Workshop Talks Industry Developments
29 Oct 2017, Sydney – Event Report
During the CTBUH 2017 Conference, the CTBUH Seismic Working Group Workshop welcomed a handful of industry experts to discuss the latest advances in performance-based seismic design.
San Francisco Regional Tour
29-30 Oct 2015, San Francisco – Tour Report
CTBUH 2015 delegates toured San Francisco and its architectural marvels, from new construction to old historic buildings.
CTBUH San Francisco Hosts Capacity Crowd for Transbay Discussion
3 Jun 2014, San Francisco – Event Report
A panel discussion featuring the two tallest buildings in San Francisco, Salesforce Tower and 181 Fremont Street, was attended by approximately 125 people.

Global News

San Francisco Reviews Seismic Code for Tall Buildings
23 Apr 2018 – San Francisco has commissioned a study of more…

San Francisco’s Salesforce Tower Opens for Business
19 Jan 2018 – The 326-meter-tall Salesforce Tower in San…

LED Artwork Proposed for Crown of San Francisco’s Salesforce Tower
8 May 2017 – At a Planning Commission hearing on May 4, the…

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San Francisco Reviews Seismic Code for Tall Buildings
23 Apr 2018
San Francisco has commissioned a study of more than 160 tall buildings, to determine how to go about strengthening building codes for seismic performance. Current codes…
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San Francisco’s Salesforce Tower Opens for Business
19 Jan 2018
The 326-meter-tall Salesforce Tower in San Francisco officially opened on January 15. The new home of Salesforce is now the second-tallest building west of the…
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LED Artwork Proposed for Crown of San Francisco’s Salesforce Tower
8 May 2017
At a Planning Commission hearing on May 4, the city considered a proposal for a light display designed by a San Francisco-based LED artist for the top of the 326-meter…
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San Francisco’s Salesforce Tower Tops Out
6 Apr 2017
Developer Boston Properties has announced that Salesforce Tower has topped out almost precisely four years and two weeks after the project broke ground. The soon-to-be-…
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San Francisco’s SOMA Hosts 16 High-Rises in Development
3 Jun 2014
HomesSF.com points out the significance of the level of development in the South-of-Market Area (SOMA). It took 60 years to develop 21 high-rises in the financial…
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That’s “Salesforce Tower” to You
14 Apr 2014
Software company Salesforce.com will lease half the planned Transbay Tower, placing San Francisco’s largest tech company in its future tallest building. The tower will be…
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Transbay Façade Transformed from Glass to Aluminum
3 Apr 2013
Pelli Clarke Pelli, architects of San Francisco's Transbay Transit Center, has updated the design of the podium façade. Instead of a transparent, sinuous glass façade,…
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San Francisco Welcomes Future Tallest
28 Mar 2013
Yesterday, San Francisco celebrated the groundbreaking of the Transbay Transit Tower. The 1,070-foot tower at First and Mission, which, if completed tomorrow, would be…
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Boston Properties Takes Transbay Terminal
21 Mar 2013
Boston Properties has replaced Hines as the main developer of Transbay Tower, slated to be San Francisco’s tallest building. Hines reduced its ownership interest in the…
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Transbay May Be Joined by Sibling Tower
7 Dec 2012
A 52-story mixed-use building has been proposed for the Transit Center District Plan area of San Francisco. The Heller Manus-designed 700-foot (213-meter) 181 Fremont…
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Transit Center Officially Receives Final Approval
19 Oct 2012
San Francisco's Planning Commission on Thursday gave its final approval to plans to build the 1,070-foot (326-meter) tall Transbay Tower, the San Francisco Examiner…
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Transbay Tower Defeats Another Round of Naysaying
16 Oct 2012
The San Francisco Planning and the Recreation and Park Commissions have agreed that the shadow of the proposed Transbay Tower at 101 First St. won't have a significant or…

Videos

Interview: Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects
31 Oct 2017 – Fred Clarke, Aïcha Woods & Mark Shoemaker, Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects

Interview: Ron Klemencic
3 Nov 2016 – Chairman & CEO, Magnusson Klemencic Associates

Sustainability with a View
17 Sep 2014 – Susanna See, WSP

Research Papers

Debating Tall: Landscrapers vs. Skyscrapers
Apr 2018 – CTBUH Journal 2018 Issue II

Sustainability with a View
16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings


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