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Height: To Tip
275 m / 902 ft
Height: Architectural
275 m / 902 ft
Scotia Tower Outline
Floors Above Ground
# of Elevators
Tower GFA
148,658 m² / 1,600,141 ft²
# of Parking Spaces


Official Name Scotia Tower
Other Names Scotia Plaza
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country Canada
City Toronto
Street Address & Map 40 King Street West
Building Function office
Structural Material composite
Energy Label LEED Gold
Construction Start 1985
Completion 1989
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Global Ranking #148 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #29 Tallest in North America
National Ranking #3 Tallest in Canada
City Ranking #3 Tallest in Toronto

Companies Involved

Developer Campeau Corporation
• Design The Webb Zerafa Menkes Housden Partnership
Structural Engineer
• (not specified) Quinn Dressel Associates
Main Contractor PCL Constructions Eastern
Other Consultant
• Wind RWDI
Material Supplier
• Elevator Schindler

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH Research: Canada Grows Taller
Nov 2012 – CTBUH Research

Research Papers

Tall Buildings in Numbers: Canada Grows Taller
Nov 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue IV