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Jan

Frankfurt and Brexit

Following the Conservatives' clear victory in the UK election in December 2019, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has reaffirmed his plan to lead Britain out of the EU by the end of January 2020. With the clear victory, a second referendum on leaving the EU is now clearly off the table. Boris Johnson now wants

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Apr

MesseTurm will be renovated from April 2019

The MesseTurm skyscraper, built in 1990, is to be renovated in a big way. The 256.5-meter-high skyscraper will be converted to state-of-the-art technology to plans by Helmut Jahn, the original architect of the Frankfurt landmark. In particular, the lobby should be brighter and move in new premises. The conversion work will begin in April 2019,

Marienturm

Marienturm is a 155-meter (508 feet) tall high-rise, built in the Financial District during the year 2019. Marienturm belongs to the project Marieninsel, which also contains a 40-meter high office building called Marienforum on Mainzer Landstrasse. The location is a prominent place at Wallanlagen which closes a "gap" between the new high-rise of Credit Suisse

MesseTurm

MesseTurm (German for "exhibition tower") is a skyscraper at the exhibition grounds and is the 2nd tallest high-rise building in Frankfurt. The tower was designed by Helmut Jahn for the American project developer Tishman Speyer. The tower is 256.5 meters tall and not publicly accessible to visitors. MesseTurm has a striking pyramid on the roof.