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Park Tower at Transbay in SF
Modern Office Building, California, USA – design by Goettsch Partners
Nov 21, 2019
Park Tower
Architecture: Goettsch Partners
Location: Transbay, San Francisco, California, USA

New 45-story office building features large outdoor terraces and will be fully occupied by Facebook

Global architecture firm Goettsch Partners (GP) announces the completion of Park Tower at Transbay, a new 45-story office building in San Francisco developed by The John Buck Company, Golub & Company and MetLife. Located at the corner of Howard and Beale streets in the city?s Transbay district, the 803,700-square-foot tower sits across the street from the new Transbay Transit Center and just three blocks from San Francisco Bay. The project marks GP?s first completed building in the city.
At 605 feet tall, the tower is designed with a massing that integrates three different floor plates. Within these distinct floor plates, a series of large outdoor terraces are carved out to provide substantial outdoor tenant amenity spaces?mini ?parks in the sky.?
?The terraces are a defining element of the project, both in terms of what they contribute to the interior functions and also to distinguish the building in the downtown context,? says James Goettsch, FAIA, chairman and co-CEO at GP, as well as the design leader for the project. ?They are specifically site-oriented throughout th...
Source: e-architect

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