July 2016. 700 international architecture firms bid for the competition launched by Ensemble Immobilier Tour Maine-Montparnasse (EITMM) to redesign the Montparnasse Tower.
October 2016. Following the board of co-owners’ deliberations, representatives of the co-owners of the Tower retained 7 applications : Architecture Studio (France), Dominique Perrault Architecture (France), MAD Architects (China), nouvelle AOM (France), OMA (Netherlands), PLP Architecture (United Kingdom), Studio Gang (United States).
June 2017. Studio Gang and nouvelle AOM were selected as the two finalists and invited to revise and develop their projects before the third round. The announcement of the final result is expected in September 2017.