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Deutsche Bank Twin Towers

two highrises in Frankfurt, Germany

The Deutsche Bank Twin Towers (also called Deutsche Bank Headquarters; German: Zwillingstürme der Deutschen Bank or Hauptverwaltung Deutsche Bank AG), is a pair of skyscrapers in Frankfurt, Germany. It is located in the city's Westend-Süd district. The two towers are the same design ("twin towers"). They are 155 m (509 ft) tall. They serve as the headquarters for the Deutsche Bank. This is the largest bank in Germany. The twin towers are also sometimes nicknamed debit and credit (German: Soll und Haben), which are two aspects of every financial transaction.

Deutsche Bank Twin Towers
Hauptverwaltung Deutsche Bank AG
Frankfurt Deutsche Bank Headquarters.20140221.jpg
The Deutsche Bank Twin Towers in the central business district of Frankfurt
Alternative namesCredit und Debit
Hauptverwaltung Deutsche Bank AG
Zwillingstürme der Deutschen Bank
General information
LocationTaunusanlage 12
Frankfurt
Hesse, Germany
Coordinates50°06′49″N 8°40′05″E / 50.11361°N 8.66806°E / 50.11361; 8.66806Coordinates: 50°06′49″N 8°40′05″E / 50.11361°N 8.66806°E / 50.11361; 8.66806
Construction started1978
Completed1984
Height
RoofTower I: 155 m (509 ft)
Tower II: 155 m (509 ft)
Technical details
Floor countTower I: 40
Tower II: 38
Floor area645,834 sq ft (60,000 m2)
Design and construction
ArchitectWalter Hanig
Heinz Scheid
Johannes Schmidt
Structural engineerGrontmij BGS Ingenieursozietät
References
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