Plans for a new condo tower in New York create a ‘communal ecosystem’ for residents

Rendering courtesy Perkins+Will

Multifamily Housing | March 31, 2015 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

The conceptual plans for a 700-foot-tall, 65-story condominium tower in New York City were unveiled in early March by its architect, Perkins+Will.

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As part of Copenhagen's effort to turn an industrial seaport into a bustling neighborhood, Danish architecture firm C...

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The number of adults in the U.S. aged 50 and over is expected to grow to 132 million by 2030. But housing that is aff...

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The building’s custom-fabricated wall panels look like copper, but are actually flat metal sheets coated with Valspar...

Morton Buildings is the national leader in custom post-frame construction. With an expansive network of resources and an ongoing commitment to innovation within the industry, Morton has earned its reputation that has lasted for generations.

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September 02, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Plans for Melbourne's tallest residential tower have been released by Elenberg Fraser Architects. Using an optically...

View of the restored south elevation of New York City Hall. The renovation is th
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Clark Group, Fluor, and HOK top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest federal government design and construction fi...

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Adjacent to the Georgia World Congress Center and Centennial Olympic Park, the three-story, 94,250-sf attraction is d...

 
The design involves two separate buildings: a theater and museum. Renderings: co
August 29, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The design includes a stage that opens onto the city's Parade Square, so anyone passing by will be able to see perfor...

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August 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The tour, which will circumnavigate Manhattan, will provide U40 Summit attendees with information about the history a...

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August 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff

At 227 meters, Stantec Tower will be the tallest building in the city, dwarfing the two next-tallest: Epcor Tower and...

August 28, 2014 | USGBC

The groups will apply technical and science-based approaches to the LEED green building program.

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Citing negative effects to a world heritage site, the Turkish central government has ruled that the recently complete...

Hord Coplan Macht led the team for the renovation and expansion of the SECU Aren
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Populous, AECOM, and Turner head BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest sports facility design and construction firm...

Taliesin, Frank Lloyd Wright School at risk of losing accreditation
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The Frank Lloyd School of Architecture may be stripped of its ability to confer Master of Architects students based o...

August 27, 2014 | BD+C Staff

A study examining what architects can learn from children, especially during the design process, is being carried out...

Graphic: AECOM and Ohio University
August 27, 2014 | AECOM and Ohio University

More than 80% of college athletic directors plan to make significant investments in facilities over the next five yea...

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Cruzan announced make, a 175,000-square-foot office redevelopment project on the coast of Carlsbad, Calif. Cruzan wil...

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Stantec, Jacobs, and Turner top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest industrial sector design and construction fir...

Local architects design a Sky Street for Shenzhen Bay City competition
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The design for a new complex in Shenzhen’s bay area consists of highly reflective glass towers, expansive garden spac...

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The second annual report reviews the company’s manufacturing and business processes, as well as its product portfolio...

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August 26, 2014 | Perkins+Will

With its sloping grass-covered green roof, the two-story building is at the intersection of the two historic original...

Atascadero City Hall was severely damaged by the San Simeon earthquake in 2003.
August 26, 2014 | Julie S. Higginbotham

The landmark city hall was severely damaged by the San Simeon earthquake in 2003. Reconstruction renewed the building...

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Arup, Gensler, and Turner head BD+C's rankings of design and construction firms with the most revenue from cultural f...

Kingdom Tower. Image courtesy of Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill.
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Large portions of some skyscrapers are useless space used to artificially enhance their height, according to the Coun...

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Choosing from 30,000 photos he took from the day construction began in 2006 to the day when construction was finish...
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Hadid claims the reviewer falsely implied her indifference toward the plight of migrant workers in the Middle East, i...

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Mark Domino, the son-in-law of developer Douglas Durst, has developed an app, called Spireworks, that allows anyone w...

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Driven by New Urbanism, more than two dozen communities in the U.S. have loosened zoning restrictions in recent years...

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HDR, Affiliated Engineers, and Skanska top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest S+T sector design and construction...

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Gensler, AECOM, and Hunt Construction top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest convention center design and constr...

Pasa Hotel & Spa in Huntington Beach, Calif., designed by WATG (hotel design) a
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The acquisition of Callison, known predominantly for its leadership in retail and mixed-use design, builds on Arcadis...

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