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Height: Architectural 241.4 m / 792 ft
Height: Occupied 218.9 m / 718 ft
Height: To Tip 277.3 m / 910 ft
Floors Above Ground 55
Floors Below Ground 4
Tower GFA 111,483 m² / 1,199,993 ft²


Official Name IDS Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City Minneapolis
Street Address & Map 80 8th Street South
Postal Code 55402
Building Function office
Structural Material composite
Construction Start 1969
Completion 1973
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Global Ranking #412 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #62 Tallest in North America
National Ranking #57 Tallest in United States
City Ranking #1 Tallest in Minneapolis

Companies Involved

Owner Beacon Investment Properties, LLC
• Design Johnson/Burgee Architects
Structural Engineer
• (not specified) Severud Associates Consulting Engineers
MEP Engineer
• (not specified) Michaud Cooley Erickson
Main Contractor Turner Construction Company
Material Supplier
• Elevator Otis Elevator Company

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