FMC Tower at Cira Centre South

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Height: Architectural 222.5 m / 730 ft
Height: Occupied 194 m / 636 ft
Height: To Tip 222.5 m / 730 ft
Floors Above Ground 49
Floors Below Ground 2
# of Elevators 20
Tower GFA 96,666 m² / 1,040,504 ft²
# of Apartments 135
# of Hotel Rooms 133


Official Name FMC Tower at Cira Centre South
Name of Complex Cira Centre South
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City Philadelphia
Street Address & Map 2929 Walnut St.
Postal Code 19104
Building Function residential / office / hotel
Structural Material composite
  • Core: Reinforced Concrete
  • Columns: Steel
  • Floor Spanning: Steel
Energy Label LEED Gold
Construction Start 2014
Completion 2017
Official Website FMC Tower at Cira Centre South
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Regional Ranking #161 Tallest in North America
City Ranking #7 Tallest in Philadelphia

Companies Involved

Owner/Developer Brandywine Realty Trust
Design BLT Architects; Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects
Structural Engineer
Design Thornton Tomasetti
MEP Engineer
Design BALA Engineers
Main Contractor Turner Construction Company
Other Consultant
• Civil Pennoni Associates Inc.
Façade Curtain Wall Design and Consulting, Inc.
• Lighting Cline Bettridge Bernstein Lighting Design Inc.
• Vertical Transportation Lerch Bates
Material Supplier
• Cladding Harmon, Inc.

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH Study Examines Tallest Buildings with Dampers
22 Aug 2018 – CTBUH Research

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