Complexe Maisonneuve

Complexe Maisonneuve is an office building complex in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Complexe Maisonneuve is located on De la Gauchetière Street West between University Street and Beaver Hall Hill. It is situated facing Victoria Square in the Quartier international district of Downtown Montreal, and is linked to Montreal's Underground City and Square-Victoria-OACI Station on the Montreal Metro. The complex consists of two buildings, the Tour de la Banque Nationale and 700 de La Gauchetière. It was inaugurated on October 31, 1983.[7] The two towers share an underground base six floors deep.

Complexe Maisonneuve
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General information
StatusComplete
TypeOffice
Architectural styleModern
Location600-700 De la Gauchetière Street West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Coordinates45°30′07″N 73°33′50″W / 45.50186°N 73.56384°W / 45.50186; -73.56384Coordinates: 45°30′07″N 73°33′50″W / 45.50186°N 73.56384°W / 45.50186; -73.56384
Completed1983
Height
Roof128 metres (420 ft)
Technical details
Floor count28
Design and construction
ArchitectSylvia Gottwald-Thapar Built by Donolo Construction company.
References
[1][2][3][4][5][6]

The complex was designed by American architect Sylvia Gottwald-Thapar in the modernist architectural style, and is the only all-steel structure built in Montreal since the 1960s.

National Bank TowerEdit

The National Bank Tower is 28 stories, and 128 metres (420 ft) high. It is located at 600 De la Gauchetière Street West.

The building is home to the headquarters of the National Bank of Canada and Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton.

700 de La GauchetièreEdit

 
700 De la Gauchetière.

Le 700 de La Gauchetière (previously known as Tour Bell Canada) is 28 stories, and 128 metres (420 ft) high. It is located at 700 De la Gauchetière Street West.

The tower is currently home to offices of actuarial company, Aon Corporation and the headquarters of the Réseau de transport métropolitain.[8] It was previously home to the headquarters of Bell Canada Enterprises.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tour de la Banque Nationale". SkyscraperPage.
  2. ^ Tour de la Banque Nationale at Emporis
  3. ^ Tour de la Banque Nationale at IMTL.org
  4. ^ "700 de La Gauchetière". SkyscraperPage.
  5. ^ 700 de La Gauchetière at Emporis
  6. ^ 700 de La Gauchetière at IMTL.org
  7. ^ "Plus de la moitié du complexe de BNC est encore vacant". La Presse. Montreal. 31 October 1983. p. B1.
  8. ^ "Customer Service". Agence métropolitaine de transport. Retrieved 27 February 2013.

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