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Height: Architectural 147.8 m / 485 ft
Height: Occupied 137.7 m / 452 ft
Height: To Tip 147.8 m / 485 ft
Floors Above Ground 48
Floors Below Ground 2
# of Elevators 4
Top Elevator Speed 3.56 m/s
Tower GFA 944 m² / 10,161 ft²
# of Apartments 509
# of Parking Spaces 180


Official Name Wolf Point West
Name of Complex Wolf Point
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City Chicago
Street Address & Map 343 West Wolf Point Plaza
Postal Code 60654
Building Function residential
Structural Material concrete
Energy Label LEED Silver BD+C: New Construction
Proposed 2012
Construction Start 2014
Completion 2016
Official Website Wolf Point West

Companies Involved

Owner Wolf Point Owners LLC
Developer Hines; Magellan Development Group
Design bKL Architecture
Structural Engineer
Engineer of Record Halvorson and Partners
MEP Engineer
Engineer of Record Alvine Engineering
Main Contractor Clark Construction Group, LLC; James McHugh Construction Co.
Other Consultant
• Acoustics Shiner + Associates
• Civil Epstein
• Foundation Case Foundation
• Landscape Wolff Landscape Architecture
• LEED Sebesta Blomberg
• Traffic Kening, Lindgren, O`Hare, Aboona, Inc.
• Vertical Transportation Desman Associates

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH Staff Taste Riverfront Lifestyle at Chicago’s Wolf Point
8 Dec 2017 – Tour Report

“Living Tall” Asks: “What Will Make Tall Buildings More Livable?"
16 Nov 2017 – Event Report

Wolf Point West Site Tour
27 Aug 2015 – Event Invite

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CTBUH Initiatives Related to Wolf Point West

CTBUH Staff Taste Riverfront Lifestyle at Chicago’s Wolf Point
8 Dec 2017, Chicago – Tour Report
As a treat for a long year of hard work, CTBUH staff members took a top-to-bottom tour of Wolf Point West, a luxury apartment tower that sits on the Chicago River.
“Living Tall” Asks: “What Will Make Tall Buildings More Livable?"
16 Nov 2017, Chicago – Event Report
The third installment of the CTBUH / Chicago Architecture Foundation’s (CAF) joint skyscraper lecture series brought together a diverse group of tall building experts.
Wolf Point West Tower Tour
27 Aug 2015, Chicago – Tour Report
CTBUH Chicago hosted a tour of Wolf Point West Tower, a new building currently under construction along the Chicago River.
Tongji University Faculty and Students Visit Chicago
Nov 2013, Chicago – Tour Report
“Towards Zero Carbon,” a collaborative design studio between Tongji University, CTBUH and the Illinois Institute of Technology, made a week-long visit to Chicago in November.

Global News

Chicago’s Wolf Point West Apartment Tower to Open in January
6 Jan 2016 – Wolf Point West, a new and highly anticipated 48-…

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Chicago’s Wolf Point West Tower
21 Jul 2014 – A groundbreaking ceremony took place July 18 at…

Kennedy Family Revises Chicago Tower Plan
2 Nov 2012 – Faced with a laundry list of complaints from…

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