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1450 Brickell, with the Four Seasons Hotel Miami reflected on the side.
|Location||1450 Brickell Avenue, Miami, Florida, United States|
|Construction started||August 2006|
|Roof||540 ft (165 m)|
|Design and construction|
|Architect||Nichols, Brosch, Wurst, Wolfe & Associates, Inc|
|Structural engineer||DeSimone Consulting Engineers|
|Main contractor||Coastal Construction Group, Inc.|
1450 Brickell, is an all-office skyscraper in the City of Miami, Florida, United States. It is 540 feet (165 m) tall with 35 floors. It is adjacent to One Broadway in Downtown Miami's southern Brickell Financial District. The building is located on the corner of Brickell Avenue and Broadway. The architect is Nichols, Brosch, Wurst, Wolfe & Associates, Inc. The building contains more than 580,000 square feet (54,000 m2) of office space. The project is one of several new office buildings to open in Downtown Miami.
1450 Brickell is Miami's first LEED Gold office building. Hill York, a mechanical contractor, built the utiliVisor system in the building to continuously commission the building's HVAC systems.
At the time of completion, 1450 Brickell incorporated the strongest curtainwall window system of any commercial building in the nation. The entire 35-story glass curtainwall system is designed for large-missile impact (hurricane resistance), even though Miami-Dade County only requires glass in the first 30 feet (9.1 m) of a building to be large-missile impact-resistant. DeSimone Consulting Engineers is the structural engineering firm for the project.
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