Richard B. Russell Federal Building

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Richard B. Russell Federal Building
Richard Russell Federal Building.jpg
Alternative namesRussell Federal Building
General information
TypeGovernment offices
Location75 Ted Turner Drive SW
Atlanta, Georgia
Coordinates33°45′12″N 84°23′46″W / 33.7532°N 84.3961°W / 33.7532; -84.3961Coordinates: 33°45′12″N 84°23′46″W / 33.7532°N 84.3961°W / 33.7532; -84.3961
Completed1978
OwnerGeneral Services Administration
ManagementGeneral Services Administration
Height
Roof116.74 m (383.0 ft)
Technical details
Floor count26
Floor area1,173,500 sq ft (109,020 m2)
Design and construction
DeveloperGeneral Services Administration
References
[1][2][3]

The Richard B. Russell Federal Building is a 26-storey International style building in Atlanta, Georgia, housing U.S. government agency offices and federal courts.[4]

The building was constructed in 1979, on the site of the former Terminal Station,[5] which was razed in 1972, except for one platform retained by Southern Railway for its use.[6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Richard B. Russell Federal Building at Emporis
  2. ^ "Richard B. Russell Federal Building". SkyscraperPage.
  3. ^ Richard B. Russell Federal Building at Structurae
  4. ^ "Energy Star Labeled Building Profile: Richard B. Russell Federal Building". U.S. Department of Energy. Retrieved 7 February 2011.
  5. ^ Johnston, Andy (March 7, 2016). "Actual Factual Georgia: Concordia Hall stands out on Hotel Row". Atlanta Journal Constitution.
  6. ^ Storey, Steve. "Atlanta Terminal Station". Retrieved 2010-12-30.
  7. ^ "Richard B. Russell Federal Building". Downtown Atlanta, GA. Retrieved 2010-12-30.

External links[edit]