U.S. Bank Tower

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U.S. Bank Tower
Los Angeles Library Tower (small) crop.jpg
U.S. Bank Tower is located in Los Angeles
U.S. Bank Tower
Location within Los Angeles
Former names Library Tower
First Interstate Bank World Center
General information
Type Commercial offices
Location 633 West Fifth Street
Los Angeles, California, USA
Coordinates 34°03′04″N 118°15′15″W / 34.0510°N 118.2542°W / 34.0510; -118.2542Coordinates: 34°03′04″N 118°15′15″W / 34.0510°N 118.2542°W / 34.0510; -118.2542
Construction started 1987[1]
Completed 1989
Cost US$350 million
Owner Overseas Union Enterprise
Management Hines Interests
Architectural 310.3 m (1,018 ft)
Top floor 294.9 m (968 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 73
2 below ground
Floor area 1,432,540 sq ft (133,087 m2)
Lifts/elevators 24
Design and construction
Architect Pei Cobb Freed & Partners
Ellerbe Becket
Developer Maguire Properties
Structural engineer CBM Engineers
James A. Knowles & Associates
Main contractor Turner Construction Company

U.S. Bank Tower is a skyscraper in Los Angeles, California, United States. It is 310 meters (1018 feet) tall and has 73 floors. It was built in 1989 and is one of the tallest buildings in the United States. It is the second tallest building in the United States that is west of the Mississippi River. It is also the second tallest building in Los Angeles and California, after the Wiltshire Grand Center.

At first it was named Library Tower, but in 1993 it became U.S. Bank Tower.

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