181 West Madison

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Height: Architectural 207.3 m / 680 ft
Height: To Tip 207.3 m / 680 ft
Floors Above Ground 50
Tower GFA 104,278 m² / 1,122,439 ft²


Official Name 181 West Madison
Other Names Paine Webber Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City Chicago
Street Address & Map 181 West Madison Street
Postal Code 60602
Building Function office
Structural Material composite
  • Core: Reinforced Concrete
  • Columns: Steel
  • Floor Spanning: Steel
Construction Start 1988
Completion 1990
Official Website 181 Madison
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Regional Ranking #225 Tallest in North America
City Ranking #28 Tallest in Chicago

Companies Involved

Developer The Beitler Company
Design Cesar Pelli & Associates
Material Supplier
• Steel Arbed; Owen Steel Company Inc.

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