JPMorgan Chase Tower

skyscraper at 600 Travis Street in downtown Houston, Texas

JPMorgan Chase Tower is a skyscraper in Houston, United States. It is 305 meters (1002 feet) tall and has 75 floors. It was built in 1982 and is one of the tallest buildings in the United States.

JPMorgan Chase Tower
Chase Tower, a block away.jpg
Former namesTexas Commerce Tower in United Energy Plaza
Texas Commerce Tower
Alternative namesChase Tower
General information
StatusComplete
TypeCommercial offices
Location600 Travis Street
Houston, Texas
Coordinates29°45′38″N 95°21′50″W / 29.760556°N 95.363889°W / 29.760556; -95.363889Coordinates: 29°45′38″N 95°21′50″W / 29.760556°N 95.363889°W / 29.760556; -95.363889
Construction started1981; 39 years ago (1981)
Completed1982; 38 years ago (1982)
CostU.S. $2 billion
OwnerChase
Height
Architectural305.4 m (1,002 ft)
Roof305.4 m (1,002 ft)
Top floor296.8 m (974 ft)
Observatory268 m (879 ft)
Technical details
Floor count75
Floor area2,243,013 sq ft (208,382.7 m2)
Lifts/elevators52
Design and construction
ArchitectI.M. Pei & Partners
Ziegler Cooper Architects
DeveloperHines Interests Limited Partnership
Structural engineerCBM Engineers
Main contractorTurner Construction
References
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