811 Main (formerly BG Group Place)
Project: 811 Main (formerly BG Group Place)
Location: Houston, TX
Client: Pickard Chilton & Kendall/Heaton Associates
811 Main (formerly BG Group Place) is a 630 ft (192 m) tall skyscraper in Downtown Houston, Texas. It was completed in February 2011 and has 46 floors. It is LEED Platinum Certified. When it was completed, 811 Main became the 15th tallest building in Houston and features a skygarden on the 39th floor. It is the tallest building built in Houston in 23 years, after the Heritage Plaza was completed in 1987.
- Now LEED® Platinum!
- BG Group Place has been awarded the highest level under the U.S. Green Building Council’s LEED for Core & Shell rating system.
- The LEED green building certification program is a voluntary, consensus-based national rating system for buildings designed, constructed and operated for improved environmental and human health performance.