Merchandise Mart Grand Staircase

Merchandise Mart Grand Staircase

Contractor: J.C. Anderson

J.C. Anderson

Architect: A Plus I Architects

A Plus I Architects

Owner: Merchandise Mart Properties, Inc.

Merchandise Mart Properties, Inc.

Project Delivery Method:

Lump Sum


Metal Panels

Project Description:

The Merchandise Mart, located between River North and the Loop, is interwoven into the fabric of Chicago as an innovator in culture, art, business, fashion, media and more. As the largest privately held commercial building in the United States, it is one of the world’s leading commercial buildings, wholesale design centers and the preeminent international business location in Chicago.

Encompassing 4.2 million gross square feet, 'theMART' spans two city blocks, rises 25 stories, and is visited by an average of 30,000 people each business day and nearly 10 million people annually.