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Official Name Waldorf Astoria Chicago
Former / Other Name Elysian
Type building
Status Completed
Country United States
State Illinois
City Chicago
Street Address 11 East Walton Street (Map)
Building Function residential / hotel
Structural Material concrete
Proposed 2002
Start of Construction 2006
Completion 2009
Regional Ranking #193 tallest in North America
City Ranking #24 tallest in Chicago
Official Website Waldorf Astoria Chicago
Height: Architectural 209.0 meter / 686 feet
Height: Occupied 190.5 meter / 625 feet
Height: To Tip 209.0 meter / 686 feet
Floors Above Ground 60
Floors Below Ground 4
# of Elevators 8
Tower GFA 62,672 m² / 674,596 ft²
# of Apartments 51
# of Hotel Rooms 188
# of Parking Spaces 121
Companies Involved
Owner First Elysian Properties, LLC
Developer Elysian Development Group - Chicago, LLC
Architect Lucien Lagrange Architects
Structural Engineer Halvorson and Partners
MEP Engineers Advance Mechanical; Gurtz Electric Company
Main Contractor James McHugh Construction Co.
Other Consultants
• Lighting Gurtz Electric Company
• Wind Halvorson and Partners
News Articles
Elysian's Traditional Wonderland is Topped with a Hat
Chicago Tribune, 2010-03
Chicagos Heavenly Elysian
SkyscraperNews.com, 2007-08