One Shell Plaza

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Height: Architectural 217.6 m / 714 ft
Height: To Tip 304.8 m / 1,000 ft
Floors Above Ground 50
# of Elevators 22
Tower GFA 113,924 m² / 1,226,268 ft²


Official Name One Shell Plaza
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City Houston
Street Address & Map 910 Louisiana Street
Postal Code 77002
Building Function office
Structural Material concrete
Energy Label LEED Gold
Completion 1970
Official Website One Shell Plaza
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Regional Ranking #182 Tallest in North America
City Ranking #11 Tallest in Houston

Companies Involved

Developer Gerald D Hines Interests
Design Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP
Structural Engineer
• (not specified) Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP

Research Papers

Financial Aspects That Drive Design Innovations for Tall Buildings
Oct 2005 – CTBUH 2005 7th World Congress, New York

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