Uber Announces New Corporate HQ
Uber has recently announced their ambitious plan to build an entirely new business headquarters in Mission Bay, San Francisco - Fit with transparent walkways to connect both of their skyscrapers. Construction is set to begin this Fall, With a completion goal of mid 2017 to early 2018.
Here’s some official handouts from Uber which gives us a brief idea of what the final product could look like:
The two buildings feature an open, clean and modern design which is supposed to help reinforce their own company values and transparency; Roughly 3,000 Uber employees are expected to be working at the new HQ.
Here’s what we know:
- Building 1: 11 stories tall
- Building 2: 6 stories tall
- Over 420,000 combined square feet
- Largely based on “transparent” glass design
1455 3rd St, San Francisco, CA 94158 and
1515 3rd St, San Francisco, CA 94158
- Capacity: ~3,000
We’ll be keeping a close eye on progress & reporting new info as it comes in - so stay tuned!