Seattle Central Library

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Height: Architectural 59.7 m / 196 ft
Height: To Tip 59.7 m / 196 ft
Floors Above Ground 11
Floors Below Ground 1
Tower GFA 39,675 m² / 427,058 ft²
# of Parking Spaces 177


Official Name Seattle Central Library
Other Names Seattle Public Library
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City Seattle
Street Address & Map 1000 4th Avenue
Postal Code 98104
Building Function library
Structural Material steel
Construction Start 2002
Completion 2004

Companies Involved

Design Office for Metropolitan Architecture; LMN Architects
Structural Engineer
Design Magnusson Klemencic Associates
MEP Engineer
Design Arup
Main Contractor Hoffman Construction Company
Other Consultant
Façade Front Inc.
• Wind Alan G. Davenport Wind Engineering Group
Material Supplier
• Elevator thyssenkrupp

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