Fire Sprinklers – The building is protected throughout by automatic
sprinklers. The Lower Level South and North Loading Docks, Level 1A
parking garage and Sky Deck entrance are protected by dry-
pipe sprinkler systems.
Fire Pumps – The sprinkler and standpipe systems are supplied by ten
fire pumps. The fire pumps, manufactured by Peerless, have capacities
of 500, 1,000, or 1,500 gallons per minute.
Fire Extinguishers – Fire extinguishers are
installed throughout the Property.
March St. Patrick's Day Green
May Mother's Day Pink
July 4th of July Red and Blue
October Halloween Orange
December Holidays Red & Green
He received the Wason Medal (1971)
The Thomas Middlebrooks Award (1972)
The Oscar Faber medal (1973)
Alfred Lindau Award (1973)
The Kimbrough Medal (1973)
The Ernest Howard Award (1977)
The John Parmer Award (1987)
The International Award of Merit in Structural
Khan was honored by President Barak Obama during his
speech at Cairo University in 2009, referring to how he
"built one of the tallest buildings," the Sears Tower.
A Bangladesh postal stamp
honors Fazlur Rahman Khan.