The limestone, marble and granite 900 North Michigan Building rises 69 stories above downtown Chicago's most well-known shopping area; the Magnificent Mile. This multi-purpose complex contains a Bloomingdale's Department Store and 100 retail shops, a Four Seasons luxury hotel, prestige office space and luxury condominiums.
Fujitec has installed a total of 45 elevators and 14 escalators, utilizing its state-of-the-art control systems. The dependable array of geared, gearless and hydraulic elevators, some reaching speeds of up to 1,400 ft/min (420 mpm), has most certainly added to the identity and appeal of the building.
The owner is JMB Properties Urban Co., the developer is JMB/Urban Development Co., the architect is Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates/Perkins & Will, Chicago, and the contractor is J.A. Jones Construction Co.