JOHN HANCOCK TOWER

BY LUCASM#4 PARKER#17

THE HISTORY!!!

The John Hancock tower was completed and opened in 1976. It was made by I.M Pei and partners. The John Hancock tower was designed by Henry N. Cobb and partners. In 1967 they showed their plan to Gov. John Volpe and he approved ten years later the tower was built.
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Why It Failed

The John Hancock tower had a major problem the building was not stable. The people on the top floors were getting motion sickness and the tower was swaying. There was a even bigger problem the windows were smashing hundreds of feet below.