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City and County of San Francisco / Related California

New office in downtown SF for the City of San Francisco employees.  


  • 360-degree views of downtown San Francisco
  • 300 more employees through more efficient space utilization on each floor
  • Increased comfort by elimination of glare and hot spots at building perimeter
  • Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Developer
    Related California
  • General Contractor
    Pankow
  • Architect
    Skidmore Owings & Merrill
  • Project Specs
    Building: 600,000 sq. ft.
    Glass: 86,000 sq. ft.
 There were several compelling attributes to View Smart Windows including eliminating glare and hot spots at the building perimeter. As a result, the City expects to have a more efficient utilization on each floor with occupants able to work comfortably without baking in the sun close to the windows. 
- Matthew Witte

Principal, Related California