Tour Granite

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Tour Granite
General information
LocationLa Défense
Coordinates48°53′30.47″N 2°13′46.52″E / 48.8917972°N 2.2295889°E / 48.8917972; 2.2295889Coordinates: 48°53′30.47″N 2°13′46.52″E / 48.8917972°N 2.2295889°E / 48.8917972; 2.2295889
Antenna spire183 m (600 ft)
Roof183 m (600 ft)
Technical details
Floor count35
Floor area67,740 m2 (729,100 sq ft)[1]
Design and construction
ArchitectChristian de Portzamparc

Tour Granite is an office skyscraper in La Défense, the high-rise business district situated west of Paris, France.

Tour Granite was opened in December 2008. The building is designed by French architect Christian de Portzamparc. It is the fifth tallest building in la Défense, after Tour First, Tour Total, Tour Areva and Tour T1.

Tour Granite was ordered by the Société Générale banking group. It was built as a complement to the Société Générale twin towers whose office space was insufficient for the needs of the group. Like the existing two towers, Tour Granite has a sharply inclined roof.

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  1. ^ "Tour Granite". Skyscraper Center. CTBUH. Retrieved 18 November 2017.

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