Container ship being loaded at the Port of Los Angeles, California

Country United States Location San Pedro, Los Angeles Details Opened December 9, 1907 Size of harbor 3,200 acres (13 km2) Land area 4,300 acres (17 km2) Size 7,500 acres (30 km2) Draft depth 53 ft (16 m) Vessel arrivals 2,050 Annual cargo tonnage 182.8 million metric revenue tons (FY 2016) Annual container volume 9.3 million twenty-foot equivalent units (TEU) (CY 2017) Value of cargo US$272 billion (CY 2016) Passenger traffic…

New SF towers redefine the skyline and the city

  With 1.4-million square feet of habitable space, spread out among 61 floors, the Salesforce Tower in San Francisco is projected to be the tallest building “West of the Mississippi” topping out at 1,070 feet above ground. (It should be noted that while the top of the spire at the Wilshire Grand in LA will…

The construction of HL23

HL23 as it is called is a 14-story, 42,395-sf ultra-luxury residential building. In total, the project creates 11 condominium units,3,585 sf of ground floor space and boosts an elevated garden area. The floor plate of the building is smaller at the base than at the top. What makes the building unique is the existing elevated…

THE TOWER AT PNC PLAZA Pittsburgh – USA

THE TOWER AT PNC PLAZA A skyscraper in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, near the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers. It is the corporate headquarters of the PNC Financial Services Group The building, which will host more than 2,000 employees, represents the innovative and pioneering spirit of Pittsburgh and PNC’s commitment to that community. At approximately…