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1250 Poydras Plaza (also known as the Emi Building and formerly the Mobil Building), located at 1250 Poydras Street in the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana, is a 24-story, 342 feet (104 m)-tall skyscraper. In June 2010 the Unified Command moved its headquarters from the Dutch Royal Shell Conference Center in Robert, Louisiana to the building to deal with the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
150 California Street is a office tower located on California Street in San Francisco's Financial District. The building stands 101 m (330 feet) tall and has 24 floors of offices. The building was completed in 2000. In 2002, the AIA San Francisco / San Francisco Business Times honored this office tower with the 2002 Honor Awards for Architecture due to the building's architecture.
Atlantic Center Plaza is a 24-floor office highrise located at 1180 West Peachtree Street in Atlanta Georgia, across the street from the One Atlantic Center. The plaza was completed in 2001. One Atlantic Center and Atlantic Center Plaza are connected by an underground tunnel that runs beneath West Peachtree Street. Atlantic Center Plaza bears a striking resemblance to One Atlantic Center, although the former is only approximately half the height of the latter.
Cadillac Centre is a proposed contemporary complex to be constructed in downtown Detroit, Michigan on the Monroe block of Campus Martius. In January 2008, the city announced that the complex was approved for construction with groundbreaking planned for September 2009, but the project was placed on hold indefinitely due to an economic recession.
The Carillon Tower is a 394-foot (120 m) tall skyscraper in Charlotte, North Carolina. The building was completed in 1991 and it has 24 floors. The top of the skyscraper contains a copper-roofed, Gothic central spire shaped like a bell tower, which rises 300 ft (91 m) from the base of the building. This structure is considered to be the most striking feature of the property, and it was designed to resemble the architecture of the historic First Presbyterian Church located across the street.
The Carl B. Stokes Federal Court House Building (also known as the Carl B. Stokes Federal Court House Tower, Federal Court House Tower, and the Stokes Tower) is a skyscraper located in downtown Cleveland, Ohio. The building has 24 stories and rises to a height of 430 feet (130 m). Named after Carl Stokes, the 51st mayor of Cleveland and the first African American mayor of a major city, the Court House Tower is located on the corner of Huron Road and Superior Avenue.
The James K. Polk State Office Building is a 24-story, 392-foot (119 m) building in Nashville, Tennessee. Completed in 1981, the building was constructed on the site of the Andrew Jackson Hotel and is home to offices for state employees, the Tennessee State Museum, and the Tennessee Performing Arts Center.
Legg Mason Tower is a 24-story, glass high-rise located at 100 International Drive in Baltimore, Maryland's Harbor East development. Completed in May 2009, the 650,000 square foot waterfront skyscraper was developed by Harbor East Development Group, and reaches a height of 360.5 feet/ 110 meters. It was designed by Beatty Harvey Coco Architects with HKS Architects, and is situated at the edge of the city's Inner Harbor.
Lever House, designed by Gordon Bunshaft of Skidmore, Owings and Merrill and located at 390 Park Avenue in New York City, is the quintessential and seminal glass box International Style skyscraper according to the design principles of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe as shown at 860-880 Lake Shore Drive Apartments in Chicago. It is the pioneer curtain wall skyscraper in New York City. The 92 meters tall building features an innovative courtyard and public space.