First Canadian Place
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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  • Image of First Canadian Place (Complete)
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Identification

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

Address100 King Street West[1][2]

Postal CodeM5X 2A2[1][2]

FrontsBay Street, and King Street West

NeighbourhoodBay Street Corridor

CityToronto, Ontario, Canada

Urban AgglomerationGreater Golden Horseshoe

Nearby BuildingsCanada Permanent Trust Building, Lombard Place, Bank of Montreal - 302 Bay, 304 Bay Street, 90 Adelaide West, Richmond Adelaide Centre - Garage, Ernst & Young Tower - Adelaide, Concourse Building, oneeleven, and Royal Trust Tower

Nearby ParksBerczy Park, Cloud Gardens, First Canadian Place Public Park, Nathan Phillips Square, 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"