Heller International Building

500 West Monroe Street
Chicago IL United States

Construction Dates
Floor Count45
Building Uses
 - office
 - retail
Structural Types
 - highrise
Architectural Style
 - postmodern
 - glass
 - steel
 - concrete

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Roof600 ft
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Architect: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP - som.com

- The Heller International Building currently stands as the tallest building in Chicago west of the Chicago River.

- Won the Best Structure Award" from the Structural from the Engineers Association of Illinois in 1993 one year after completion.

- On March 28th, 2007, fire broke out shortly before noon on an air-conditioning unit. Nobody was seriously hurt or killed.

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