High-Rise Deutsche Bank

In 1971, Deutsche Bank AG built a 25-storey office tower in the Financial District, which has since been demolished. The design originated from plans by the architect F. Wilhelm Simon and was one of the few high-rise buildings of this generation that had remained largely unchanged. The building was constructed by Philipp Holzmann AG. The

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Feb

City-Haus on Platz der Republik is higher than expected

SKYLINE ATLAS regularly reviews archives and historical materials about buildings in Frankfurt. During such research we became aware of an article in the magazine Beton- und Stahlbetonbau from July 1975. In the article, written by Dipl-Ing. Raman Kürkchübasche, Consulting Engineer VBI, the structural design of Hochhaus Platz der Republik (today called City-Haus) was described in

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Sep

How tall is the high-rise ONE FORTY WEST?

SKYLINE ATLAS has gone on a detailed search and has created surprise and frustration. For the current high-rise project ONE FORTY WEST ("140 WEST"), one could assume that the building height is 140 meters (459 feet). Also the owner hausinvest (in German), the BILD Newspaper (in German), the CTBUH* and Wikipedia* (in German) list 140