Kiewit Plaza

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Kiewit Plaza is a high-rise office building in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.. It is located at 3555 Farnam Street at the corner of S 36th Street.[1] It was built from 1960 to 1961, and it was designed in the modernist architectural style.[1]

Kiewit Plaza
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General information
Address3555 Farnam Street
Town or cityOmaha, Nebraska
CountryUnited States
Construction started1960
Height210 ft
Technical details
Floor count15

It has been home to the headquarters of Peter Kiewit and Sons and Berkshire Hathaway[2] since 1962[3] when Warren Buffett dissolved his six partnerships into one partnership headquartered in this building.

It is named after Peter Kiewit's construction company, Peter Kiewit Sons', a company considered to be one of the most profitable construction companies in the world[4] and once called "Colossus of Roads",[5] which is also headquartered in the building.


  1. ^ a b "Kiewit Plaza". Emporis. Retrieved July 8, 2017.
  2. ^ Berkshire Hathaway site,
  3. ^ The Snowball by Alice Schroeder, p.240
  4. ^ The Snowball by Alice Schroeder, P.894
  5. ^ Dave Mack, "Colossus of Roads", Omaha Magazine, July 1977

Coordinates: 41°15′27″N 95°57′56″W / 41.2574°N 95.9656°W / 41.2574; -95.9656