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Edificio Conde Pereira Carneiro

Av. Rio Branco 110, Centre BR-20040-001
Rio de Janeiro RJ Brazil

Status:built
Construction Dates
  Began1974
  Finished1976
Floor Count43
Basement Floors3
Floor Area26,896 m²
Building Uses
 - office
Structural Types
 - highrise
Architectural Style
 - modern
Materials
 - glass
 - granite
 - concrete, reinforced
 - brick

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Roof436 ft
Floor-to-floor 3.10m. See sources below.

Description
• Architect: Escritórios Edison Musa.

• Constructor: Construtora Bulhões Carvalho da Fonseca.
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• Built in site of the first highrise in Brazil, Jornal do Brasil Headquarters, of 1910 and destroyed in 1973. Named given from dessiminator of Newspaper, Conde Pereira Carneiro.

• About the height: According some information of people in Entrance of building, it would have 172m, considering the whole structure of 46-storeys, together the 3 basement garage underground floors. Otherwise Rio De Janeiro City Hall Website says 132.91m from street level.
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• Sources about height from street level:
1- http://www.ctbuh.org/Portals/0/Tallest/CTBUH_TallestSouthAmerica.pdf
2- http://portalgeo.rio.rj.gov.br/website/cadlog/viewer.htm
3- http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=427840&page=4

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