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Height: Architectural 209.7 m / 688 ft
Height: Occupied 190.8 m / 626 ft
Height: To Tip 209.7 m / 688 ft
Floors Above Ground 58
Tower GFA 88,258 m² / 950,001 ft²
# of Apartments 370


Official Name The Independent
Other Names Jenga Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Architecturally Topped Out
Country United States
City Austin
Street Address & Map 301 West Avenue
Building Function residential
Structural Material concrete
Proposed 2014
Construction Start 2016
Completion 2019

Companies Involved

Developer Aspen Heights; CIM Group; Constructive Ventures Inc.
Design Rhode Partners
Structural Engineer
Engineer of Record LAM+DCI Engineers
Main Contractor Balfour Beatty Inc.
Other Consultant
• Wind Windtech Consultants Pty Ltd

CTBUH Initiatives

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