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    A radial array of 16 tubular steel trusses and tension cords support the 120-foot tall glazed rotunda of the Devon Energy Center.
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    The trusses support four circular walkways that ring the center's rotunda.
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    Devon Energy Center rotunda section drawing.
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    At about 844 feet tall (257 meters), the Devon Energy Center tower dwarfs other tall buildings in the Oklahoma City skyline.
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    Seen from an adjacent park, at night the Devon Energy Center is illuminated to emphasize the triangular surfaces at the tower's top.
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    The impression of the glazed facade of the Devon Energy Center changes with the day, the season, and weather conditions.
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    Project Credits

    Project: Devon Energy Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
    Client: Devon Energy
    Architect: Pickard Chilton
    Interior Architect: Gensler
    Structural Engineer: Thornton-Tomasetti
    Mechanical Systems Consultant: Consentini Associates

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