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One World Trade Center (Freedom Tower) – New York, U.S.

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Building: One World Trade Center (Freedom Tower)
Location: New York, NY
Architect: David Childs of SOM
Structural Engineer: WSP Cantor Seinuk
MEP: Jaros Baum and Bolles
MEP Concept, Facade Design, Renewable Energy and Vertical Wind Farm Integration: Battle McCarthy Limited
Completed 2014

AE Interest: Height, increased strength against disaster, BIM and other technology based design.
Tallest building in the U.S. (2013) at 1,776 feet tall.   `

See also: Masterplan for Ground Zero, D. Libeskind
articles: 1,
video: 1 (time-lapse),


Written by Michael Atmadja

January 31, 2011 at 1:50 pm

Posted in Built

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