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Note: As this project is under construction, the data is based on the most reliable information currently available. This data is thus subject to change until the building has completed and all information can be confirmed and ratified by the CTBUH.

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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 Under Construction
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

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