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53W53 – New York City, NY

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53W53 image 1  53w53 moma  53w53 construction by giles ashford

Building: 53W53
Location: New York City, NY
Architect: Jean Nouvel
Structural Engineer: WSP
Specialty Consultant: Vidaris
Contractor: Lend Lease
Developer: Hines with Pontiac Land Group and Goldman Sachs
Completion: Development began in 2006, construction began in 2014 and finished April 2018

AE Interests:
Metal and glass facade system; Diagrid exposed structural system; Concrete skeleton; Triple pane windows


Written by albarranmitch

September 24, 2018 at 12:11 pm

Posted in Built

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