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Trump International Hotel & Tower

Project data

Location: Chicago, United States

Skyscraper directly located on the Chicago River with 472 luxury apartments and 286 five star hotel rooms.

Total height: 423 m
Storeys: 98
Construction period: 2005-2009


  • incremental tapering of the building´s floorplan at heights of 65 m, 121 m, 201 m and 338 m
  • completion in weekly cycles


James McHugh Construction Co., Chicago

Benefit to customer

  • acceleration of the striking work due to the gap-free enclosure and working crane-independently
James Payne
Project Superintendant

All the systems on site are easy to use and adapt quickly to the changing conditions of this large project. The engineering and logistical support we receive from PERI is important to our success.

PERI solution

  • high levels of material usage: 20,000 MULTIPROP and PEP steel props
  • SKYDECK for early striking after just 2 days
  • ACS self-climbing system for massive reinforced concrete columns and protection against falling on slab edges
  • RCS climbing protection panel with mobile self-climbing devices