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BASF E 100
Ludwigshafen Friedrich-Engelhorn-Hochhaus 20100709.jpg
Alternative names BASF Hochhaus
General information
Type Commercial offices
Architectural style Modernism
Location Carl-Bosch-Strasse 44
Ludwigshafen, Germany
Coordinates 49°29′45″N 8°25′56″E / 49.495972°N 8.432167°E / 49.495972; 8.432167Coordinates: 49°29′45″N 8°25′56″E / 49.495972°N 8.432167°E / 49.495972; 8.432167
Construction started 1953
Completed 1957
Demolished 2013–2014
Roof 101.63 m (333.4 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 28
Floor area 23,266 m2 (250,430 sq ft)
Design and construction
Architect HPP Hentrich-Petschnigg & Partner KG

The Friedrich-Engelhorn-Hochhaus was a 28-storey, 101.63 m (333.4 ft) skyscraper in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany. When completed in 1957 as the headquarters for BASF, it was the tallest building in Germany. Demolition of the building began in late 2013 and was completed in February 2014; new headquarters for BASF will be built on the site.[4]

See also


  1. ^ Friedrich-Engelhorn-Hochhaus at Emporis
  2. ^ "Friedrich-Engelhorn-Hochhaus". SkyscraperPage.
  3. ^ Friedrich-Engelhorn-Hochhaus at Structurae
  4. ^ Geiger, Martin (28 November 2013). "BASF-Hochhaus: Startschuss für Neubau". morgenweb. Mannheimer Morgen. Retrieved 22 August 2014.
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