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Complexe Maisonneuve

Complexe Maisonneuve
General information
Type Office
Location 600-700 De la Gauchetière Street West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

45°30′07″N 73°33′50″W / 45.50186°N 73.56384°W / 45.50186; -73.56384Coordinates: 45°30′07″N 73°33′50″W / 45.50186°N 73.56384°W / 45.50186; -73.56384

Completed 1983
Roof 128 metres (420 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 28
Design and construction
Architect Sylvia Gottwald-Thapar

Complexe Maisonneuve is an office building complex in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Complexe Maisonneuve is located on De la Gauchetière Street West between University Street and Beaver Hall Hill. It is situated facing Victoria Square in the Quartier international district of Downtown Montreal, and is linked to Montreal's Underground City and Square-Victoria Station on the Montreal Metro. The complex consists of two buildings, the Tour de la Banque Nationale and 700 de La Gauchetière. It was constructed in 1983, and the two towers share an underground base six floors deep.

The complex was designed by American architect Sylvia Gottwald-Thapar in the modernist architectural style, and is the only all-steel structure built in Montreal since the 1960s.

National Bank Tower

The National Bank Tower is 28 stories, and 128 metres (420 ft) tall. It is located at 600 De la Gauchetière Street West.

The building is home to the headquarters of the National Bank of Canada and Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton.

700 de La Gauchetière

Le 700 de La Gauchetière (previously known as Tour Bell Canada) is 28 stories, and 128 metres (420 ft) tall. It is located at 700 De la Gauchetière Street West.

The tower is currently home to offices of actuarial company, Aon Corporation and the headquarters of the Agence métropolitaine de transport.[7] It was previously home to the headquarters of Bell Canada Enterprises.

See also


External links

  • Le 700 De La Gachetière (official website)
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