also known as the Bank of Albuquerque Tower
is a high-rise
on the south side of Civic Plaza 201 Third Street NW, in Downtown Albuquerque
, New Mexico
. It is the taller of a two tower complex that contains class-A office space
connected at ground level by a two-story promenade containing retail space connecting to the shorter Hyatt Regency Albuquerque hotel
tower. At 22 stories it is the tallest building in New Mexico. The hotel tower, with 21 stories, is the state's second tallest building at . Their similar height, color, and pyramidal roofs make them the focal point of the Albuquerque skyline.
Albuquerque Plaza complex was designed by Hellmuth, Obata, & Kassabaum
and built in 1990.
With its central location in the downtown Albuquerque business district
, and proximity to federal and state courthouses, the building is home to several major local law firms and GSA
offices, and serves as headquarters for the Bank of Albuquerque, National Association.
In addition to providing downtown Albuquerque with . of commercial office space, the second tallest building in New Mexico is also one of the state’s most sustainable structures. Albuquerque Plaza, utilizes a hybrid thermal energy storage
system from CALMAC. The system helps alleviate the building’s dependence on the electric grid, cut carbon emissions and reduces the energy required to cool its occupants. For over 20... Read More