|One Shell Square|
|701 Poydras Street|
New Orleans LA United States
|Floor Area||190,658 m²|
| - office|
| - highrise|
| - landing pad|
| - international|
| - glass|
| - steel|
| - stone|
| - concrete|
| ||Heights|| ||Value||Source / Comments|| |
|Roof||697 ft||Russell Marchand|
|Main roof||679 ft||Russell Marchand|
Architect: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP
Developer: Hines Interests Limited Partnership
Tenant: Ernst & Young
• This is New Orlean's tallest and largest building.
• The facade is made of tavertine stone, with bronzed glass windows.
• One Shell Square has a similar design to Houston's One Shell Plaza completed one year earlier, and was also designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP. Houston's One Shell Plaza is just five meters taller.
• Was the tallest building the Southeastern United States from 1972 to 1976 when the Westin Peachtree Plaza in Atlanta surpassed it.
• One Shell Square was the first southern skyscraper to surpass the 200 meter mark.
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