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Columbia Center Tower – Seattle, Washington, U.S.

Posted in Built by Christopher Lawrence on February 15, 2010

Building: Columbia Center Tower
Location: 701 Fifth Avenue, Seattle, Washington
Completion: 1985
Architect: Chester Lindsey Architects
Structural Engineer: Skilling Ward Rogers Barkshire

AE Interests: Seventy-six stories of office space make this the tallest building in Washington State and the Pacific Northwest region. With a framed tube structural system, the façade is clad in Rosa Purino Carnelian granite and its structure is composed of three geometric arches.

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  1. Brian McIntyre said, on April 27, 2010 at 12:15 pm

    The structural engineer for this building was “Skilling Ward Rogers Barkshire”, now “Magnusson Klemencic Associates” of Seattle Washington. It was not designed by Leslie E. Robertson Associates RLLP of New York.

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