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Olshan Properties to transform 99 Hudson Street - A 175,000 s/f office building; 17-story property to be designed by Design Republic

Manhattan, NY Olshan Properties unveiled plans for the transformation of 99 Hudson St., one of TriBeCa’s most celebrated commercial buildings.  Located at the northwest corner of Franklin St. and Hudson St., 99 Hudson St. rises 17 stories and contains 175,000 s/f of office space.

RXR breaks ground on $329 million Church-Division development project; Also tops outs $122 million, 28-story residential building

New Rochelle, NY The city joined its master developer,RXRRealty, to advance a bold reinvention of its downtown core expected to attract $4 b...

Kelly named COO and executive vice president of Brooklyn Navy Yard

Brooklyn, NYThe Brooklyn Navy Yard has appointed Michael Kelly to the role of COO and executive vice president. An accomplished architect wi...

Habitat for Humanity and Almat to break ground on Sydney House; 56-unit property to create affordable homeownership

Bronx, NY Habitat for Humanity New York City, a major affordable housing developer and advocate for affordable homeownership in New York City, in conjunction with the Almat Group and the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development, celebrated the groundbreaking of Sydney House, a 56-unit affordable development in Williamsbridge. Sydney House will be one of the largest multifamily developments ever built by a Habitat for Humanity affiliate.

JBB earns ACEC award for design of NYU Langone Health Science Building

Manhattan, NY Jaros, Baum & Bolles (JBB) of New York City has earned a National Recognition Award for engineering achievement in the American Council of Engineering Companies’ (ACEC) 51st annual Engineering Excellence Awards (EEA) for its role in the design of the New York University Langone Health Science Building in Manhattan.

Construction commissioning: Protecting your investment - by Andrea Mancino

In the past, someone may have tried to explain commissioning to you in complex engineering terms that just left you frustrated, confused, or uninterested.  We recognize that there is a lot of confusion about what exactly commissioning is, and there are many services that fall under the banner of “commissioning,” not all of which provide value beyond checking boxes. 

Question of the Month: Can I lease my way to New York City Local Law 88 and Local Law 134 compliance? - by George Crawford

George Crawford is the principal of Green Partners, New York, N.Y. ...

PWC New York hosts Annual Construction Chiefs panel; Moderated by Scissura of New York Building Company

New York, NY Professional Women in Construction (PWC) hosted their Annual Construction Chiefs panel highlighting top women in the construction industry at the Manhattan Club on March 23rd. Breakfast and networking was followed by a presentation and panel discussion. The topics discussed mainly focused on trends in the industry, ranging from mandated goals to project delivery methods.

AIANY president’s message: Architect|Activist - by Guy Geier, FAIA, FIIDA, LEED AP

As architects, we understand the impact that infrastructure has on the built environment. The designs of our buildings are influenced by highways, bus routes, train lines, sidewalks, bridges, tunnels, and other things which fall under the umbrella of infrastructure.

AIA and NOMA extend Memorandum of Understanding

Washington, DC The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA) have extended their Me...