Wednesday, September 21, 2016

In the news: One Shell Plaza looking toward a Shell-less Future

SHELL OIL CO. TO MOVE WORKERS FROM EPONYMOUS DOWNTOWN SKYSCRAPER DATING FROM 1971 
One Shell Plaza Tower with Buffalo Bayou Torch on Gulf Freeway in foreground 
Top of One Shell with transmission tower late in the day (July 2016)
One Shell Plaza from McKinney Street (August 2015) 
Top of One Shell Tower with Moon (June 2014) 
ONE SHELL PLAZA - Street-level view in 2014
ONE SHELL PLAZA - Street-level view in 2014 
One Shell with antenna and greenery (Oct 2015) 
The antenna perched atop the roof brings the 50-story 715 ft skyscraper at 910 Louisiana Street to a total height of 1000 feet. It was the tallest building in Downtown Houston when completed. See wikipedia entry for One Shell Plaza.
Wells Fargo Tower (left) and One Shell Plaza (right) (May 2016)
Antenna tower atop One Shell skyscraper (March 2014) 
Looking up the facade of One Shell close up (2012)
910 Louisiana One Shell Plaza street-level signage in 2012
910 Louisiana One Shell Plaza street-level signage in 2012 before ground-level do-over 
910 Louisiana: Night-time view of lobby from the street (March 2014)
910 Louisiana: Night-time view of lobby from the street (March 2014)
BELOW: HOUSTON AREA SHELL GAS STATION PICS 


Shell Logo at gas station in Midtown with Central Square signage behind and Cullen Center  Office Towers
Shell Logo at gas station in Midtown with Central Square signage behind and Cullen Center  Office Towers 
Shell Gas Station on SW Fwy inbound feeder near Kirby Dr. 
Shell Gas Station on corner of Richmond Ave and Montrose Blvd.
Shell Gas Station on corner of Richmond Ave and Montrose Blvd.
Shell Station on Southwest Freeway with Greenway Plaza office Towers in background
Shell Station on Southwest Freeway at Weslayan with group of Greenway Plaza office towers in background 

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