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Throwback Thursday: One World Trade Center, NYC | March 2010

Viewed from the west

Viewed from the west

Viewed from West Street

Viewed from West Street

Structural steel at the southwestern corner

Structural steel at the southwestern corner

Southern base of the tower

Southern base of the tower

Northern side

Northern side

Viewed from the north

Viewed from the north

Viewed from the east

Viewed from the east

Structural steel from the south

Structural steel from the south

Viewed from the south

Viewed from the south

View westward from Vesey Street

View westward from Vesey Street

Building Info
Name: One World Trade Center
Address: 1 World Trade Center, New York NY 10007
Usage: Offices
Developer: Port Authority of New York & New Jersey | The Durst Organization
Architect: Skidmore Owings Merrill
Floor Area: 3.5 Million Sq Ft
Floors Above Ground: 94
Completed: 2014

Construction Photos: 252 East 57th Street, NYC

Viewed from East 57th Street & 2nd Avenue

Viewed from East 57th Street & 2nd Avenue

Looking up from 2nd Avenue

Looking up from 2nd Avenue

Looking up from East 56th & 2nd Avenue

Looking up from East 56th & 2nd Avenue

View northward along 2nd Avenue

View northward along 2nd Avenue

iewed from   Roosevelt   Island

iewed from Roosevelt Island

Viewed from the south

Viewed from the south

Project Info
Name: 252 East 57th Street
Address: 252 East 57th Street, NY NY
Usage: Residential Condos & Rentals
Developer: World Wide Group
Architect: Skidmore Owings Merrill
Floors Above Ground: 65
Number of Units: 268
Expected Completion: 2016

Construction Photos: 45 East 22nd Street, NYC

Viewed from the west along East 22nd Street

Viewed from the west along East 22nd Street

Looking up from East 22nd Street

Looking up from East 22nd Street

Viewed from East 22nd Street

Viewed from East 22nd Street

Looking up from East 22nd Street

Looking up from East 22nd Street

Glass facade on the underside of the  cantilever

Glass facade on the underside of the cantilever

Viewed from Park Avenue South

Viewed from Park Avenue South

Project Info
Name: 45 East 22nd Street
Address: 45 East 22nd Street, NY NY
Usage: Residential Condo
Developer: Continuum Company
Architect: Kohn Pederson Fox Associates
Floors Above Ground: 63
Number of Units: 83
Expected Completion: Late 2016

Throwback Thursday: 785 Eighth Avenue, NYC July 2007

Viewed from the south along 8th Avenue

Viewed from the south along 8th Avenue

Base along 8th Avenue

Base along 8th Avenue

Viewed from the north

Viewed from the north

Looking up from West 48th Street

Looking up from West 48th Street

Building Info
Name: Icon
Address: 785 8th Avenue, New York NY
Usage: Residential Rental
Developer: First Dominion Developments
Architect: Ismael Levya Architects
Floors Above Ground: 42
Number of Units: 122
Completed: 2009

 

Construction Photos: 56 Leonard Street, NYC

Viewed from the west

Viewed from the west

Looking southwest along Church Street

Looking southwest along Church Street

Upper floors from the northeast

Upper floors from the northeast

Viewed from Varick Street

Viewed from Varick Street

Looking northward on Church Street

Looking northward on Church Street

Viewed from the northwest

Viewed from the northwest

Viewed from the west

Viewed from the west

Viewed from Varick & Franklin Streets

Viewed from Varick & Franklin Streets

Upper floors

Upper floors

Under construction in March 2015

Under construction in March 2015

Balconies, facade and windows

Balconies, facade and windows

Viewed from the north

Viewed from the north

Under construction in June 2013

Under construction in June 2013

Under construction in March 2014

Under construction in March 2014

nder   construction in November 2014

nder construction in November 2014

Viewed from the north in August 2015

Viewed from the north in August 2015

Project Info
Name: 56 Leonard Street
Address: 56 Leonard Street, New York NY 10013
Usage: Residential Condos
Developer: Hines Interests LP & Alexico Group
Architect: Herzog & de Meuron
Floors Above Ground: 57
Number of Units: 146
Expected Completion: 2016
 

One World Trade Center, NYC

Upper floors viewed from New Jersey

Upper floors viewed from New Jersey

Viewed across the 9/11 Memorial in November 2014

Viewed across the 9/11 Memorial in November 2014

Viewed from Greenwich Village in 2014

Viewed from Greenwich Village in 2014

Viewed from Brooklyn in 2013

Viewed from Brooklyn in 2013

Under construction in 2012

Under construction in 2012

Viewed from Battery Park City in September 2011

Viewed from Battery Park City in September 2011

Under construction in January 2011

Under construction in January 2011

Under construction in 2010

Under construction in 2010

Viewed from Brookfield Place in 2009

Viewed from Brookfield Place in 2009

Viewed from the Hudson River Park in 2014

Viewed from the Hudson River Park in 2014

Viewed from Brooklyn Bridge Park in August 2015

Viewed from Brooklyn Bridge Park in August 2015

Lower Manhattan skyline

Lower Manhattan skyline

Name: One World Trade Center
Address: 1 World Trade Center, New York NY 10007
Usage: Offices
Developer: Port Authority of New York & New Jersey | The Durst Organization
Architect: Skidmore Owings Merrill
Floor Area: 3.5 Million Sq Ft
Floors Above Ground: 94
Completed: 2014
 

From the Database: Loews Midtown Atlanta

Viewed from the south along Peachtree Street

Viewed from the south along Peachtree Street

Viewed from the east

Viewed from the east

Building Info
Names: Loews Midtown Atlanta | 10 Sixty Five Midtown at Loews Hotel
Address: 1065 Peachtree Street, Atlanta GA 30309
Usage: Hotel & Condos
Developer: Daniel Corporation
Architect: Rule Joy Trammell Rubio
Floors Above Ground: 39
Number of Units: 52
Number of Hotel Rooms: 414
Completed: 2010

From the Database: Comcast Center, Philadelphia

Looking up from JFK Boulevard

Looking up from JFK Boulevard

Viewed from the southwest

Viewed from the southwest

Upper floors

Upper floors

Building Info
Name: Comcast Center
Address: 1701 John F. Kennedy Boulevard, Philadelphia Pa 19013
Usage: Commercial Offices
Developer: Liberty Property Trust
Architect: Robert AM Stern Architects
Floors Above Ground: 57
Floor Area: 1.4 Million Sq Ft
Completed: 2008

Bank of America Plaza, Atlanta

Viewed from the southwest

Viewed from the southwest

Top

Top

From the southeast

From the southeast

Building Info
Name: Bank of America Plaza
Address: 600 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta GA 30308
Usage: Commercial Office
Developer: Cousins Properties
Architect: Kevin Roche John Dinkeloo & Associates
Floors Above Ground: 55
Floor Area: 1.3 Million Sq Ft
Completed: 1992

From the Database: One Museum Park, Chicago

Viewed from the Southeast

Viewed from the Southeast

Viewed from the north, with One Museum Park West on the left

Viewed from the north, with One Museum Park West on the left

Eastern face

Eastern face

Building Info
Name: One Museum Park
Address: 1211 South Prairie Avenue, Chicago IL 60605
Usage: Residential Condos
Developer: Central Station Development & The Enterprise Companies
Architect: Pappageorge Haymes Partners
Floors Above Ground: 62
Number of Units: 289
Completed: 2009

From the Database: Shangri-La Toronto

iewed from the west along  Adelaide  Street

iewed from the west along Adelaide Street

Building Info
Name: Shangri-La Toronto
Address: 180 University Avenue, Toronto CA M5H 0A2
Usage: Hotel & Residential Condos
Developer: Westbank Projects Corp
Architect: James KM Cheng Architects
Floors Above Ground: 65
Number of Hotel Rooms: 220
Number of Units: 352
Completed: 2012 

 

Avalon Willoughby Square

Viewed from Duffield Street

Viewed from Duffield Street

Upper floors

Upper floors

Viewed from the west

Viewed from the west

Looking up from Willoughby Street

Looking up from Willoughby Street

Viewed from Willoughby & Bridge Streets

Viewed from Willoughby & Bridge Streets

Base of the project

Base of the project

Project Info
Name: Avalon Willoughby Square
Address: 214 Duffield Street, Brooklyn NY
Usage: Residential Rentals
Developer: Avalonbay Communities
Architect: SLCE Architects
Floors Above Ground: 57
Number of Units: 826
Expected Completion: 2015
 

227 Cherry Street aka 250 South Street

Foundation work at Extell Development's 227 Cherry Street continues. 

View of the site looking west from over the East River

Looking down from the Manhattan Bridge

Foundations

Looking eastward across the site

Project Info
Name: 227 Cherry Street
Address: 227 Cherry Street or 250 South Street
Usage: Residential 
Developer: Extell Development Corporation
Architect: Adamson Associates
Floors Above Ground: 56
Number of units: 790
Expected Completion: 2018