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111 W 57th Street – New York, New York

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Building: 111 West 57th Street
Location: New York, New York
Architect: SHoP Architects
Structural Engineer: WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff
MEP Engineer: Jaros, Baum & Bolles
Civil Engineer: AKRF
Façade Engineer: BuroHappold Engineering

AEInterest: curtain wall facade, historic structure preservation, needle tower, high strength concrete, dampening technology, lateral stability via tuned mass damper, concrete core, shear walls, outriggers, and belt systems, tall freestanding crane, width-to-height ratio of 1:24, 82 floors, 1427 feet tall

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Videos: [1]


Written by Justin Tennenbaum

November 12, 2018 at 1:03 pm

Posted in Built

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