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Birmann 21

Av.das Nações Unidas 7221 Pinheiros BR-05425-902 Zona Oeste
Sao Paulo SP Brazil

Construction Dates
Floor Count26
Basement Floors2
Building Uses
 - office
Structural Types
 - highrise
 - landing pad
Architectural Style
 - postmodern
 - glass
 - steel
 - aluminium
 - granite
 - concrete, reinforced

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Spire489 ft
Roof400 ft''

• Architects: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP, Kogan Villar Arquitetos Associados.

• Incorporation & Constructors: Birmann, Kondos Roberts, Laboratório de Aerodinâmica da Construção/UFRGS.

• This is one of Birmann family, placing the Editora Abril Magazine Headquarters with heliport atop.

• Located on Marginal Pinheiros river, the city's peripheral highway, in an area of mainly low constructions like houses, the building establishes a strong statement on the skyline.

• The northern facade, in contrast to the south one, is covered with granite and marble cladding, and smaller windows, to limit cooling needs inside.

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Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP - Architect

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