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Torre Latinoamericana

Francisco I Madero 1, Colonia Centro, Cuauhtemoc
Mexico Mexico

Status:built
Construction Dates
  Began1949
  Finished1956
Floor Count45
Basement Floors3
Floor Area27,700 m²
Building Uses
 - office
Structural Types
 - highrise
Architectural Style
 - modern
Materials
 - glass
 - steel
 - aluminium
 - fabric

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Antenna597 ftconstruction plans
Spire545 ftconstruction plans
Roof459 ftconstruction plans
internal museum
Observation deck453 ftconstruction plans

Description
Architect: Augusto H Alvarez

Enginering: Dr. Leonardo Zeevaert / Dr. Nathan M. Newmark / Ing. Eduardo Espinoza / Bethlehelm Steel Corporation

Developer: La Latinoamericana Seguros de Vida S.A.

Construction History: (Spanish) http://zeevwolff.tripod.com/Torre-Latinoamerican/

Foundation with 361 pylons at 33 meters deep for a total weight of 24,100 metric tons, the four facades have 15000 sq meters of glass & 3200 sq. meters of aluminium.

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Augusto H. Alvarez - Architect
  
  

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