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Tower at PNC Plaza – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.

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Tower at PNC Plaza solar chimney

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Building: Tower at PNC Plaza
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Status: Construction began in Spring 2012, Expected completion in 2015
Architect: Gensler
Structural and Mechanical Engineer: Buro Happold

AE Interests: Naturally ventilated, Steel structure with glazed double curtain wall, Automated windows, Fuel cells, Solar panels, Geothermal systems, Climate-control system, Solar chimney.

PDF paper (Buro Happold)

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Written by Krista Seaman

December 14, 2012 at 3:55 am

Posted in Built

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