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Height: Architectural 335.3 m / 1,100 ft
Height: To Tip 335.3 m / 1,100 ft
Floors Above Ground 73
Floors Below Ground 8
# of Hotel Rooms 900

Facts

Official Name Wilshire Grand Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Under Construction
Country United States
City Los Angeles
Street Address & Map Wilshire Boulevard & South Figueroa Street
Building Function hotel / office
Structural Material composite
Proposed 2009
Construction Start 2013
Completion 2017

Companies Involved

Owner Wuhan Greenland Bin Jiang Property Co. Ltd.; Hanjin Group
Developer Thomas Properties Group, LLC
Architect AC Martin Partners
Structural Engineer Brandow & Johnston Inc
Main Contractor Turner Construction
Other Consultant
• Wind RWDI

Global News

Wilshire Grand's Continuous Concrete Pour May Break World Record
11 Feb 2014 – Los Angeles

Wilshire Grand Architect Takes the Design Personally
7 Mar 2013 – Los Angeles

Plans Moving Forward to Build Tallest Tower in Los Angeles
11 Feb 2013 – Los Angeles

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Wilshire Grand's Continuous Concrete Pour May Break World Record
11 Feb 2014 – Los Angeles, United States
Construction of the supertall 335-meter Wilshire Grand Tower in Los Angeles is underway, with plans to fill a 30-meter foundation with concrete in one fell swoop on…
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Wilshire Grand Architect Takes the Design Personally
7 Mar 2013 – Los Angeles, United States
Construction is progressing on the long-awaited Wilshire Grand hotel redevelopment project, World Architecture News reports. Designing the 73-story skyscraper, which has…
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Plans Moving Forward to Build Tallest Tower in Los Angeles
11 Feb 2013 – Los Angeles, United States
After years of delays and changes, Korean Airlines has unveiled its AC Martin-designed plans for the 73-story Wilshire Grand tower in LA’s financial district. The $1…
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Korean Air Begins to Clear Site for LA's Second Tallest Building
24 Oct 2012 – Los Angeles, United States
Demolition work began today on the 1952 Wilshire Grand hotel in Los Angeles, clearing the site for a new hotel tower. The rebuilt $1 billion Wilshire Grand will still be…