First Canadian Place
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Identification

Also Known AsFirst Bank Tower[1], and First Canadian Place[1]

Address100 King Street West[1][2]

Postal CodeM5X 1H3[1][2]

FrontsBay Street, and King Street West

NeighbourhoodBay Street Corridor

CityToronto, Ontario, Canada

Urban AgglomerationGreater Golden Horseshoe

Nearby BuildingsCommerce Court West, 76 Adelaide West, Northern Ontario Building, Bank of Montreal - 302 Bay, 70 University Avenue, 304 Bay Street, Scotia Plaza, Canada Permanent Trust Building, Bank of Nova Scotia Building, and Trump Tower Toronto

Nearby ParksBerczy Park, Cloud Gardens, Courthouse Square, First Canadian Place Public Park, and Union Station Parkette

WardToronto Centre-Rosedale (28)

Technical

TypeSkyscraper

DesignationCommercial, and Office

StatusComplete

Office190,360.84m² (2,049,027.03f²)

Floors Above-Ground72[2][3][4]

Height (Non-Specific)298m (977.69f)

Companies

ArchitectAcheson Doyle Partners Architects[5]

Construction ManagerEllisDon[2]

Demolition CompanyClifford Masonry and Restoration[2]

DeveloperBrookfield Properties[2]

DeveloperOlympia and York Developments[4]

Electrical ContractorGuild Electric[2]

Electrical EngineeringDIALOG[2]

Envelope ConsultantMoed de Armas & Shannon Architects[6][7]

Mechanical EngineeringDIALOG[2]

RestorationClifford Masonry and Restoration[2]

Structural EngineeringYolles[2]

Windows-Glass-GlazingSota Glazing Inc[2]

History

Complete (2012)

Reconstruction (2010 to 2012)

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Complete (1978 to 2010)

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References

  1. 2008-08-11: Onsite Observations
  2. 2010-12-08: Reed Construction Data, "First Canadian Place, 100 King St W, M5X 1J5"
  3. 2003-01-01: Dundurn Press, "Toronto Sketches 7: The Way We Were", Mike Filey
  4. 2010-02-19: http://www.toronto.ca/bbp/pro…
  5. 2010-09-13: Urban Toronto, "Quick Pic(s): First Canadian Place Re-Cladding Slowly Being Revealed"
  6. 2010-11-08: Urban Toronto, "First Canadian Place Behind The Scaffolding"
  7. 2010-11-22: Urban Toronto, "A Close-Up View of the First Canadian Place Recladding"