West Loop Skyscraper to Add Height, Scrape More Sky
Feb20

West Loop Skyscraper to Add Height, Scrape More Sky

If your office seems a little devoid of architecture nerds this morning, it might be because the density junkies in the crowd are sleeping one off in the Pedway under a pile of Red Eyes, with a thoroughly gnawed copy of Zoning Application 20348 clenched in their drooling jaws. 2019 rendering of BMO Tower, formerly Union Station Tower. (Courtesy of Goettsch Partners.) 20348 got updated yesterday with a request from Convexity Partners...

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150 North Riverside, Before It Reached Peak Skyscraper
Mar17

150 North Riverside, Before It Reached Peak Skyscraper

We’ve reached our final height – tallest building west of the Chicago River! — 150 North Riverside (@150NRiverside) March 14, 2016 And with that tweet, 150 North Riverside announced it had achieved its latest milestone. The engineering marvel Chicago’s own Goettsch Partners designed along the Chicago River has been a wonder to behold. Despite a wind storm, a minor concrete collapse, and a major sunken barge, the 54-story...

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