Matitone

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Matitone
Genova-Castello D'Albertis-veduta sul Matitone e la strada sopraelevata.jpg
The Matitone flanked by elevated road
General information
Coordinates 44°24′41″N 8°54′24″E / 44.411372°N 8.90663°E / 44.411372; 8.90663
Height
Antenna spire not present
Roof 109
Design and construction
Architect Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Mario Lanata, Andrea Messina

The Matitone (officially San Benigno North Tower) is a skyscraper designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Mario Lanata and Andrea Messina and finished building in 1992, used as a business center located in the district of San Teodoro, in the San Benigno neighborhood, near the Genova-West highway.

Activities based in the Matitone[edit]

The Matitone is home to several administrative offices including:

Other information[edit]

  • In 2006 it was used for filming the video for the song Cosa vuoi che sia by Ligabue.
  • In Savona there is a smaller, similar building that was named Matitino in honor of his older peer in Genoa.

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