Vista Tower (Chicago)

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Vista Tower
20170813 Vista Tower.jpg
Construction site (August 13, 2017)
General information
StatusUnder construction
TypeMixed Use
Location375 East Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL, USA
Coordinates41°53′14″N 87°37′3″W / 41.88722°N 87.61750°W / 41.88722; -87.61750
Estimated completion2020
ManagementMagellan Development Group
Wanda Group
Height
Roof1,186 feet (361 m)
Technical details
Floor count93
Floor area1,414,378 sq ft (131,400.0 m2)
Design and construction
ArchitectStudio Gang Architects
Main contractorMcHugh Construction

Vista Tower (formerly known as 375 E. Wacker) is a supertall skyscraper being built in Chicago, Illinois.[1][2][3][4][5]

The Chicago Plan Commission approved the building on November 19, 2015, in a meeting that also approved the One Grant Park development.[6]

Construction started in August 2016 with expected completion in 2020.[7] Upon completion, it will become the city's third-tallest building (beating the Aon Center) at 1,186 feet (361 meters).[6] Designed by architect Jeanne Gang, Vista be the tallest structure in the world designed by a woman.

References[change | change source]

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  2. "Vista Tower". The Skyscraper Center.
  3. GALLUN, ALBY (June 16, 2017). "Vista Tower developers score $700 million construction loan". Crain's Chicago Business. Crain's Chicago Business.
  4. "Chicago's Vista Tower To Have 'Blow-Through' Floor". CBS Chicago. CBS Chicago. July 24, 2017.
  5. KOZIARZ, JAY (Jul 17, 2017). "Chicago's supertall Vista Tower to get empty 'blow through' floor, minor height bump". Curbed Chicago. Curbed Chicago.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Kamin, Blair (2015-11-19). "Chicago Plan Commission approves tower that would be city's 3rd tallest". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 2015-11-20.
  7. LaTrace, A.J. (5 October 2015). "The New Class of Skyscrapers That Will Forever Change the Chicago Skyline". Curbed. Retrieved 11 October 2015.