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High Above

Our Structural Engineers are 702 feet high and rising.

Toronto, Ontario

65 floors of luxury and interest

The Shangri La consists of a 65 storey/ 702 ft. tower of luxury in downtown Toronto. Levels 1-17 consist of the 220-room Five-star Shangri-La Hotel, a spa, business centre, restaurants, and retail. Levels 18-38 house 279 urban residences, and levels 49-65 hold 73 estates.

Lateral core system

No supplemental damping was required on this project as the lateral core system was carefully design to respond to architectural and structural requirements.

Excavation

Shangri-La was the second deepest excavation for a building in Canada's history at 102 ft (31 m).

Project facts

Size: 873,193 sq. ft.
Cost: $340 Million
Completed: 2012
Collaborators: Adjeleian Allen Rubeli Ltd., M.V. Shore Associates (1993) Ltd., Sterling Cooper & Associates Ltd., Nemetz (S/A) & Associates Ltd., Phillips Farevaag Smallenberg, Hariri Pontarini Architects, James K M Cheng Architect Inc.,
Builder: 180 University Management Inc.