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On March 13th, 2018, the 360 Chicago Observation Deck at 875 N. Michigan (formerly John Hancock Center) will unveil SOM's design for the building's second time capsule. Designed to be installed for the next 50 years, the new time capsule will replace the original, which was installed in 1968.

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The Architect's Newspaper reports on "Climbing the Hancock," ​a recently opened exhibition at the iconic John Hancock Center in Chicago. On display is a personal journal and photographs taken by the building's caisson inspector, "Michigan Pete," during the construction process.

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Bisnow publishes five facts about the John Hancock Center in Chicago, the world's first mixed-use tower. Designed by SOM structural engineer Fazlur Khan and architect Bruce Graham, the tower's revolutionary structural system paved the way for modern skyscrapers around the world.

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