On the site of the former AfE university tower, a building complex consisting of two high-rise buildings is being built. The higher of the two, ‘140 West’, will be about 24 meters higher than the previous AfE tower, standing at a height of about 140 meters. The other high-rise has the working title, ‘99 West‘.
A hotel is due to fill the lower floors of West 140, and above them will be residential apartments. The design comes from Cyrus Moser Architekten. The project was acquired by Commerz Real, and due for completion in 2019.
Status September 2017: The site of 140 West is currently being excavated.