Vancouver House

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Height: Architectural 150.3 m / 493 ft
Height: Occupied 144.4 m / 474 ft
Height: To Tip 150.3 m / 493 ft
Floors Above Ground 49
# of Elevators 13
Top Elevator Speed 8 m/s
Tower GFA 60,670 m² / 653,046 ft²
# of Apartments 600
# of Parking Spaces 713


Official Name Vancouver House
Other Names Beach and Howe Street, 1400 Howe
Structure Type Building
Status Architecturally Topped Out
Country Canada
City Vancouver
Street Address & Map 1400 Howe Street
Postal Code BC V6Z
Building Function residential
Structural Material concrete
Proposed 2011
Construction Start 2016
Completion 2020
Official Website Beach and Howe Street

Companies Involved

Owner/Developer Westbank Projects Corporation
Design Bjarke Ingels Group
Architect of Record DIALOG
Structural Engineer
Design BuroHappold Engineering
• (not specified) Glotman Simpson Group
MEP Engineer
Design Cobalt Engineering
Main Contractor ICON Pacific Construction Corp.
Other Consultant
• BIM CadMakers Inc.
• Planning James KM Cheng Architects

CTBUH Initiatives

Inaugural Japan Symposium Rises to the Occasion in Tokyo
22 May 2015 – Event Report


Social Infrastructure
27 Oct 2015 – Bjarke Ingels, Bjarke Ingels Group

Research Papers

Engineering Without Engines
26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City

One of the Architecture World’s Fast Rising Stars has BIG Plans for Designing Tall Buildings
Dec 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue IV

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