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Four Seasons Hotel Miami, 1435 Brickell Avenue, Miami, Florida, U.S.A. / Architect: Bermello Ajamil & Partners, Inc / Design Architect: Handel Architects / Interior Designer: Frank Nicholson, Inc. / Completed: 2003 | by Photographer South Florida
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Four Seasons Hotel Miami, 1435 Brickell Avenue, Miami, Florida, U.S.A. / Architect: Bermello Ajamil & Partners, Inc / Design Architect: Handel Architects / Interior Designer: Frank Nicholson, Inc. / Completed: 2003

BUILDING FACTS:

The reinforced concrete structure of the skyscraper incorporates core shear walls, post-tensioned slabs and perimeter columns. Spans between columns reach 40 feet.

 

A verified height of exactly 788' 9" makes the tower the tallest US building south of Atlanta and tallest US residential building south of New York City in the year 2003.

 

The building is supported by caissons six feet in diameter that run 140 feet deep, which is about 40 feet into bedrock.

 

The tower includes 200,000 ft² of office space and a 45,000 ft² fitness and spa facility.

 

The entrance lobby of the building features a 24-meter (80-foot) waterfall.

 

The skyscraper contains over 20 various types of finishes, including imported Italian marble, imported stones, and floor to ceiling glazed glass.

 

In addition to guest rooms for the Four Seasons Hotel, the tower also contains 184 condominiums and 84 condo/hotel units.

 

Occupancy of the residences began in August 2003 and the hotel held its grand opening October 1, 2003.

 

Floors 30 through 40 house hotel residences, which range in size from 600 square feet to 2,000 square feet.

 

Floors 40 through 70 of the skyscraper house the residential units, which range in size from 1,697 square feet to 6,603 square feet.

 

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Taken on February 28, 2010