CSX Transportation Building

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
CSX Transportation Building
CSXJAX15.JPG
CSX Transportation Building is located in Central Jacksonville
CSX Transportation Building
Location within Central Jacksonville
CSX Transportation Building is located in Florida
CSX Transportation Building
CSX Transportation Building (Florida)
Former namesAtlantic Coast Line Building, Seaboard Coastline Railroad Building
General information
TypeCommercial offices
Architectural styleInternational Style
Mid-century modern
Location500 Water Street
Jacksonville, Florida, United States
Coordinates30°19′28″N 81°39′50″W / 30.32442°N 81.663984°W / 30.32442; -81.663984Coordinates: 30°19′28″N 81°39′50″W / 30.32442°N 81.663984°W / 30.32442; -81.663984
Completed1960
OwnerCSX Corporation
Height
Roof251 ft (77 m)
Technical details
Floor count17
Floor area460,000 sq ft (42,740 m2)
Design and construction
Architecture firmKBJ Architects

The CSX Transportation Building is a 251 feet (77 meters) high-rise office building located in Jacksonville, Florida.[1] Completed in 1960, the building currently serves as headquarters for CSX Corporation;[2] the building is located in the Northbank area of Downtown Jacksonville, along the banks of the St. Johns River. Its former names include Atlantic Coast Line Building and Seaboard Coastline Railroad Building.[3] Designed by KBJ Architects, the CSX Transportation Building is a LEED certified building and is an iconic example of Mid-century modern and International style architecture.[4]

Gallery[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Building Profile:CSX Transportation Building". Emporis.com. Retrieved 2017-01-01.
  2. ^ Taylor, George Lansing. "CSX Building". Digital Commons. University of North Florida. Retrieved 2 January 2017.
  3. ^ "CSX Transportation Building". Financial News and Daily Record. Retrieved 2016-01-01.
  4. ^ Schaeffer, Julie. "CSX Corporation's Green Headquarters". gb&d Magazine. Retrieved 2 January 2017.