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One PPG Place

1 PPG Place
Pittsburgh PA United States

Status:built
Construction Dates
  Began1981
  Finished1984
Floor Count40
Building Uses
 - office
 - parking garage
 - retail
Structural Types
 - highrise
Architectural Style
 - postmodern
Materials
 - glass
 - steel
 - aluminium

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Spire635 ft
Main roof545 ft

Description
Architect: John Burgee & Phillip Johnson

• This 5.5 acre site includes six buildings centered about a courtyard featuring a granite oblisk & water fountain (converts to ice skating facility during winter months). The five other buildings include one 14 storey tower, four 6 storey buildings and a Wintergarden.

• All totaled, this project includes 234 crowning glass spires and almost one million square feet of reflective glass surface.

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Johnson/Burgee Architects - Architect
  
  

Drawing by Kelvin Fields
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