One PNC Plaza

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One PNC Plaza
PNC Building Pittsburgh.jpg
Alternative names Pittsburgh National Bank Building
General information
Type Commercial offices
Location 249 Fifth Avenue
Coordinates 40°26′28″N 80°00′02″W / 40.4411°N 80.0006°W / 40.4411; -80.0006Coordinates: 40°26′28″N 80°00′02″W / 40.4411°N 80.0006°W / 40.4411; -80.0006
Completed 1972
Owner PNC Financial Services
Roof 129.24 m (424.0 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 30
Lifts/elevators 12
Design and construction
Architect Welton Becket Associates

One PNC Plaza is a high-rise office building located in the Golden Triangle neighborhood of the Central Business District of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. Constructed in 1972, it is 129.24 m (424.0 ft) 30 stories. It houses the general offices for PNC Financial Services. The building is the former location of PNC's corporate headquarters before completion of the Tower at PNC Plaza.

The building was constructed on the site of the former First National Bank Building, a 26-story 1906 beaux-arts tower, that was only 11 m (36 ft) shorter. It currently features the world's largest green wall.

One PNC Plaza at grade. 

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Further reading[edit]

  • Toker, Franklin (2007). Buildings of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh: Chicago: Society of Architectural Historians; Santa Fe: Center for American Places ; Charlottesville: In association with the University of Virginia Press. ISBN 0-8139-2650-5. 
Preceded by
Regional Enterprise Tower
Pittsburgh Skyscrapers by Height
424 feet (129 m)
30 floors
Succeeded by
EQT Plaza
Preceded by
Centre City Tower
Pittsburgh Skyscrapers by Year of Completion
Succeeded by
Two PNC Plaza