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Metropolitan Tower - The Skyscraper Center

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Height: Architectural 218.2 m / 716 ft Height: To Tip 218.2 m / 716 ft Floors Above Ground 68 Floors Below Ground 2 # of Elevators 10 Top Elevator Speed 5.08 m/s Tower GFA 49,393 m² / 531,662 ft² # of Apartments 241 # of Parking Spaces 89


Official Name Metropolitan Tower Structure Type Building Status Completed Country United States City New York City Street Address & Map 146 West 57th Street Postal Code 10019 Building Function residential / office Structural Material concrete Completion 1985 Official Website Metropolitan Tower
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Regional Ranking #164 Tallest in North America City Ranking #57 Tallest in New York City

Companies Involved

Owner L&L Holding Company, LLC Architect • Design SLCE Architects Main Contractor HRH Construction

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH Study Examines Tallest Buildings with Dampers
22 Aug 2018 – CTBUH Research


Fazlur R. Khan Lifetime Achievement Award: Wind Engineering the World’s Tallest
6 Nov 2014 – Dr. Peter Irwin, RWDI Consulting Engineers

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