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Oceanwide Center – San Francisco, California

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OceanwideCenterSF1  OceanwideCenterSF2  OceanwideCenterSF3  OceanwideCenterSF_gdPlan
[1,2,3,4]

Building:  Oceanwide Center
Location: San Francisco, California
Address: 50 1st Street (S. Mission St. / 1st St.)
Architect: Foster+Partners
Collaborating Architect: Heller Manus Architects
Structural Engineer: Magnusson Klemencic Associates
M+E Engineer: Foster + Partners/Taylor Engineering/Engineering Enterprise
Size 219,885sm (2,366,822sf)

AE Interest:
mixed-use high-rise, 2 towers, 605-foot tall residential tower, new public space [c], 850-foot tall hotel, residential and office tower – it will be the tallest residential project on the West Coast, 1.35 million square feet of office space and 650,000 square feet of residential units.  Open layout is supported by an innovative orthogonal structural system [d] developed for seismic stability. [a]

Sources: [a,b,c,d,e]

News:
ArchDaily16May2016-Oceanwide Center Receives San Francisco Planning Commission Approval [e]

 

 

Written by Gregory Brooks

August 10, 2016 at 12:21 pm

Posted in Built

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