McCormick Place West Building

Technical Specifications

Exhibit Areas

Hall F1198,336 gross sq. feet (High Ceiling)18,424 sq. meters
Hall F1/Registration A25,981 gross sq. feet (Low Ceiling)2,414 sq. meters
Hall F2222,535 gross sq. feet (High Ceiling)20,176 sq. meters
Hall F2/Registration C23,148 gross sq. feet (Low Ceiling)2,150 sq. meters
Combined F470,000 gross sq. feet43,663 sq. meters
Registration B10,613 gross sq. feet985 sq. meters
Skyline Ballroom/W375
W375a16,859 gross sq. feet1,565 sq. meters
W375b19,122 gross sq. feet1,776 sq. meters
W375c19,197 gross sq. feet1,783 sq. meters
W375d19,197 gross sq. feet1,783 sq. meters
W375e29,387 gross sq. feet2,730 sq. meters
Combined W375103,760 gross sq. feet9,639 sq. meters

Crate Storage

Hall F138,125 gross sq. feet3,263 sq. meters
Hall F238,145 gross sq. feet3,543 sq. meters
Combined73,270 gross sq. feet6,806 sq. meters
Ceiling clear height13 feet
Exterior Crate Storage
Hall F118,300 gross sq. feet1,700 sq. meters
Hall F218,300 gross sq. feet1,700 sq. meters
Combined36,600 gross sq. feet3,400 sq. meters
Interior/Exterior Combined Storage109,871 gross sq. feet15,163 sq. meters

Floor Load / Finish

Hall F350# per sq. ft.Concrete
Skyline Ballroom/W375250# per sq. ft.Carpet

Maximum Number of 10'X10' Exhibit Booths (Without Special Set-up)

Hall F11,113
Hall F21,250
Hall F Combined2,401
Skyline Ballroom/W375574

Ceiling Heights

Hall F1 & F240 feet
Registration A & C20 feet
Height Beneath Food Pod18 feet
Skyline Ballroom/W37540 feet at high point; 34 feet at low point

Column Dimensions

Hall F1 & F28' square enclosures at base; 5' 9" square cruciform above; columns 120' on center
Registration A & C90' north/south x 120' east/west
Skyline Ballroom/W3756' round, 90' x 180' on center

General Lighting

Hall F1 & F2Metal halide, 100 foot-candles at 2' 6"
Room darkening curtains available
Skyline Ballroom/W375Metal Halide, 50 foot-candles at 2' 6", Quartz Incandescent, 30 foot-candles at 2 ft. 6 in.
Room darkening curtains available

Freight Door Dimensions

Hall F11 high-speed door
1 door
1 door
10 ft. wide x 10 ft. high
20 ft. wide x 15 ft. 6 in. high
20 ft. wide x 20 ft. 6 in. high
Hall F21 high-speed door
1 door
1 door
10 ft. wide x 10 ft. high
20 ft. wide x 15 ft. 6 in. high
20 ft. wide x 20 ft. 6 in. high
Skyline Ballroom/W375W375a
W375b
W375c
W375d
W375e
1 door 16 ft. wide x 12 ft. high
1 door 10 ft. wide x 12 ft. high
1 door 10 ft. wide x 12 ft. high
1 door 10 ft. wide x 12 ft. high
1 door 10 ft. wide x 12 ft. high

Dock Positions

Hall F113 berths (1 ramp direct to Exhibit Hall)
Hall F220 berths (2 ramps direct to Exhibit Hall)
Skyline Ballroom/W3756 berths

Trash Receptacles

Level 1 Ballroom access
(shared with Food Service)
1 wet compactor, 1 dry compactor
Level 32 wet compactors, 2 dry compactors, 2 open boxes

Utilities

Hall F1 & Hall F2120 volt, 20 amp convenience outlets at perimeter walls
120/208 volt, 3 phase, 30 amp convenience outlets at mega columns
Floor Ports 30x30 grid120 volt 15 amp, 208 volt 1 and 3 phase 30 amp, 208 volt 1 and 3 phase 60 amp
Empty cell for wiring as needed between floor ports
Water 60 psi/ Air 100 psi/ Gas 1 lb./sq. in.
Telephone/Audio/Video/ WIFI/CATV/Fiber Optic Cable
Overhead/Catwalk120 volt 1 and 3 phase 30 amp, 120 volt 1 and 3 phase 800 amp Bus duct
208 volt 1 and 3 phase 30 amp, 208 volt 1 and 3 phase 800 amp Bus duct
277 volt 1 and 3 phase 800 amp Bus duct, 480 volt 1 and 3 phase 800 amp Bus duct
Skyline Ballrom/W375120 volt 20 amp convenience outlets at perimeter walls
120 volt 1 and 3 phase 30 amp convenience outlets at mega columns
120 volt 1 and 3 phase 100 amp with cam loc connectors
120 volt 1 and 3 phase 200 amp with cam loc connectors
120 volt 3 phase 100 amp disconnect switch in service corridor
208 volt 1 and 3 phase 30 amp convenience outlets at mega columns
208 volt 1 and 3 phase 100 amp with cam loc connectors
208 volt 1 and 3 phase 200 amp with cam loc connectors
208 volt 3 phase 100 amp disconnect switch in service corridor
277 volt 3 phase 100 amp disconnect switch in service corridor
480 volt 3 phase 100 amp disconnect switch in service corridor
Floor Ports 15x30 grid120 volt 15 amp, 120 volt 1 and 3 phase 60 amp, 208 volt 1 and 3 phase 60 amp
Empty cell for wiring as needed between floor ports
Overhead/Catwalk227 volt 1 and 3 phase 800 amp Bus duct, 480 volt 1 and 3 phase 800 amp Bus duct

Internet Access

CAT5 RJ45 connections over Ethernet Network, Point-to-point networking at 10/100/1000 mbps, WIFI, Fiber Optic Cable

Ceiling Tracks

Entrance of Hall F Registration A & C Skyline Ballroom/W375

Show Management Offices

Level 1/West Adjacent to W183Rooms: WD1-103, WD1-105, WD1-107, WE1-127
Level 1/East Adjacent to W190Rooms: WD3-105, WD3-107, WD3-113

Business Center

Level 2Offers a full range of office supplies and business services.
Mailboxes are also located outside the Business Center.

Visitors' Information

Level 1West Concourse: Information/Facility and Destination
East Concourse: Information/Facility
Level 3Central Concourse: Information/Facility

Food Service

Level 1Beverages
Level 2Food Court and Restaurant
Level 3Beverages
Inside Hall FOverlook Café

Building Entrances / Transportation

Gate 40 (City Gate) Taxi and Ride Share Programs loading/unloading
Gate 41Valet
Gate 42Charter buses
Gate 43 and 44 (transportation Center)Shuttle buses
METRA trainSouth Building, Level 2.5
CTA City BusesSouth and West Buildings

Other Services

Level 1Coat check located near Gates 43 and 44 (transportation Center), ATM Machine,
First Aid
Level 2Shoe Shine, Gift Shop
AEDs on all Levels

West Building Meeting Room Technical Specifications

Level 1: Meeting Rooms

Room DesignationSquare FootageRoom DimensionsCeiling HeightTheater CapacitySchool Room CapacityBanquet Capacity
W-1754,39620' 0"440213230
W-175a1,64231' 6" x 56' 3"20' 0"1738490
W-175b1,10626' 0" x 44' 0"20' 0"1014850
W-175c1,64832' 7" x 56' 3"20' 0"1668190
W-1764,40920' 0"438213230
W-176a1,65832' 2" x 56' 3"20' 0"1678190
W-176b1,11226' 2" x 44' 0"20' 0"1004850
W-176c1,63931' 5" x 56' 3"20' 0"1718490
W-17778427' 4" x 30' 0"16' 2"713640
W-1785,43384' 0" x 64' 4"20' 0"504252280
W-178a3,50154' 0" x 64' 4"20' 0"324162180
W-178b1,93230' 0" x 64' 4"20' 0"18090100
W-1795,43384' 0" x 64' 4"20' 0"504252280
W-179a3,50154' 0" x 64' 4"20' 0"324162180
W-179b1,93230' 0" x 64' 4"20' 0"18090100
W-1803,58255' 4" x 67' 10"20' 0"337168180
W-1816,03183' 4" x 74' 6"20' 0"554273300
W-181a2,09128' 2" x 76' 6"20' 0"18993100
W-181b1,93127' 0" x 74' 6"20' 0"17987100
W-181c2,00928' 2" x 74' 6"20' 0"18693100
W-1821,05825' 6" x 37' 2"16' 2"924550
W-18313,612163' 0" x 78' 0"26' 1"1,272630700
W-183a4,75558' 8" x 78' 0"26' 1"452225250
W-183b4,66256' 0" x 78' 0"26' 1"431213240
W-183c4,19550' 0" x 78' 0"26' 1"389192210
W-1848,864118' 0" x 79' 6"20' 1"843414460
W-184a2,29230' 11" x 79' 6"20' 1"221108120
W-184bc4,28056' 0" x 79' 6"20' 1"400198220
W-184d2,29231' 0" x 79' 6"20' 1"222108120
W-1858,864118' 0" x 79' 6"20' 1"838414460
W-185a2,29230' 11" x 79' 6"20' 1"220108120
W-185bc4,28056' 0" x 79' 6"20' 1"397198220
W-185d2,29231' 0" x 79' 6"20' 1"221108120
W-1864,06773' 1" x 51' 8"19' 10"374186200
W-186a1,01225' 11" x 37' 1"19' 10"944850
W-186b1,06329' 5" x 37' 1"19' 10"944850
W-186c1,99236' 0" x 51' 8"19' 10"18690100
W-1875,791102' 7" x 53' 0"20' 1"540267280
W-187a1,87133' 1" x 53' 0 "20' 1"1758790
W-187b2,20636' 0" x 53' 0"20' 1"18993100
W-187c1,89333' 6" x 53' 0"20' 1"1768790
W-1909,37825' 10"948474520
W-190a5,23958' 5" x 97' 1"25' 10"522261290
W-190b4,13958' 2" x 74' 1"25' 10"426213230
W-19190836' 1" x 26' 6"16' 2"934550
W-1926,96120' 1"688333360
W-192a2,01231' 4" x 65' 4"20' 1"20299110
W-192b2,93554' 0" x 49' 4"20' 1"265132140
W-192c2,01431' 4" x 66' 4"20' 1"210102110
W-1933,01368' 11" x 48' 6"20' 1"268129140
W-193a1,53233' 8" x 48' 6"20' 1"1376670
W-193b1,48131' 2" x 48' 6"20' 1"1316370
W-1944,23655' 0" x 72' 7"20' 0"407201220
W-194a1,48224' 9" x 55' 0"20' 0"1356670
W-194b2,75447' 10" x 55' 0"20' 0"272135150
W-1951,71234' 4" x 52' 1"19' 1"1537580
W-19614,342146' 8" x 106' 5"24' 10"1,321654720
W-196a4,80051' 3" x 106' 5"24' 10"424210230
W-196b4,74344' 0" x 106' 5"24' 10"473234260
W-196c4,79951' 3" x 106' 5"24' 10"424210230

Level 3: Meeting Rooms

Room DesignationSquare FootageRoom DimensionsCeiling HeightTheater CapacitySchool Room CapacityBanquet Capacity
W-375/Skyline103,760481' 0" x 208' 8"Varies10,0005,0015,550
W-375a16,85972' 9" x 208' 8"Varies1,680840930
W-375b19,12289' 8" x 208' 8"Varies1,768844980
W-375c19,19790' 0" x 208' 8"39' 10"1,768844980
W-375d19,19790' 0" x 208' 8"39' 10"1,768844980
W-375e29,387138' 6" x 197' 3"Varies3,0161,5081,680

Level 4: Meeting Rooms

Room DesignationSquare FootageRoom DimensionsCeiling HeightTheater CapacitySchool Room CapacityBanquet Capacity
W-4706,25084' 0" x 70' 6"17' 2"587291320
W-470a3,12342' 0" x 70' 6"17' 2"292144160
W-470b3,12742' 0" x 70' 6"17' 2"295147160
W-4714,72462' 2" x 70' 6"17' 0"434216240
W-471a2,36831' 2" x 70' 6"17' 0"217108120
W-471b2,35631' 0" x 70' 6"17' 0"217108120
W-47279720' 10" x 41' 0"16' 3"623030
W-47380921' 2" x 41' 0"16' 4"753640
W-4744,72462' 2" x 70' 6"16' 11"434216240
W-474a2,35631' 0" x 70' 6"16' 11"219108120
W-474b2,36831' 2" x 70' 6"16' 11"215108120
W-4754,71262' 0" x 70' 6"17' 0"433216120
W-475a2,16531' 1" x 70' 6"17' 0"216108120
W-475b2,17730' 11" x 70' 6"17' 0"217108120
W-4762,01150' 2" x 36' 4"17' 0"18290100
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