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Torre Titanium is a vertical condominium building for residential use. It is located on Av. Empresarios #236, Boulevard. Puerta de Hierro, Zapopan, in Mexico. It is the third highest building in the city after Torre Aura Altitude and Torre Aura Lofts. It will be the thirteenth highest in metropolitan Guadalajara in 2010. Its builder and realtor company is Grupo Imber.
Torre Titanium is 115 metres (377 ft) high and has 28 floors (including 26 apartments, a mezzanine and the ground floor). Its architectural theme is an innovation in Guadaljara, composed as it is of three triangles joined by a cylndrical insert, maximising the view and providing a solid structure. Steel, glass and concrete was used in its construction. It has a 'footprint' of 3,720 m 2 (40,000 sq ft) and 1,500 m 2 (16,000 sq ft) of gardens. There are three high speed elevators (6.3m per second) and one service elevator. It also has five levels of underground spaces.
Construction started in 2005 and ended in January 2008. Allocation of units began in October, 2007. As of August 2008, 95% of the apartments were sold; the building is 60% inhabited. It contains 69 luxury apartments: one penthouse of 730 m 2 (7,900 sq ft), 7 type one townhouses of 350 m 2 (3,800 sq ft), 7 type two townhouses of 400 m 2 (4,300 sq ft), 18 type one apartments of 250 m 2 (2,700 sq ft), 18 type two apartments of 215 m 2 (2,310 sq ft) and 18 type three apartments of 200 m 2 (2,200 sq ft). Each condominium has three parking slots, townhouses have four or five, the penthouse has six. There are 21 slots for visitors and eight for disabled people. Headroom is, on average, 3.63m from floor to ceiling. It is regarded as an 'intelligent' building - the lighting is controlled by a system called B3. This system is also installed in the Guggenheim Tower in Guadalajara, the Torrena, the Aura Tower Lofts and the Tower Aura Altitude. The building is fitted out with an events hall, a lobby/reception area, a business center and a fitness center complete with spa, pool and dressing rooms. Security is active 24 hours a day.