Design / Build

Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation elects Baccon chair of trustees board

Manhattan, NY Women’s advocacy organization Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation (BWAF) has released leadership posts for 2024 including the election of its new chair of its board of trustees, Angelica Baccon AIA, a principal of SHoP Architects.

Central Construction reaches final phase of
façade restoration at 127 S. Broadway

Yonkers, NY Central Construction Management, LLC, a full-service construction company specializing in exterior building restoration services, is in the final phase of an extensive multi-year, multi-phase façade project at St. Joseph’s Medical Center’s main healthcare building

Solar as a tenant: Leasing rooftops for revenue and clean energy - by Shaun Keegan

New York State’s growing community solar program creates a new revenue opportunity for owners of large commercial and industrial rooftops – especially rooftops 30,000 s/f or larger – who have clean energy goals to meet and rely on progressive policies to aid the development of more onsite solar.

Skanska awarded $113m by LGAFUEL for LaGuardia Airport’s fuel transmissions

Queens, NY Skanska, a global construction and development firm, has been awarded a contract by LGAFUEL LLC to carry out the $113 million construction of LaGuardia Airport’s fuel transmission systems. The project will improve the airport’s fuel network, creating a streamlined process

Maverick Chelsea over 75% sold - designed by DXA Studio

Manhattan, NY Douglas Elliman Development Marketing’s Maverick Chelsea, the modern luxury condominium project, is now over 75% sold. Located at 215 West 28th St., the 21-story development offers a collection of 87 distinctive condominium residences in the Chelsea neighborhood.

Colberg Architecture to design second location on behalf of Bathhouse

Manhattan, NY Colberg Architecture, a Brooklyn-based architecture firm, has partnered with Bathhouse, a wellness destination, to complete its second location at 14 West 22nd St. near Fifth Ave. in the Flatiron neighborhood.

EP Engineering and S9 Architecture complete
266,000 s/f mixed-use development

Bronx, NY EP Engineering has completed the full engineering services for JCS Realty’s 40 Bruckner development. The 266,000 s/f, 12-story mixed-use development, led by JCS Realty in collaboration with S9 Architecture, showcases innovative design and engineering solutions.

Plaza Construction to complete 54,000 s/f
PS 557K by 2025; design by Rawlings

Brooklyn, NY Plaza Construction (Plaza), a leader in the construction management industry, marked significant progress on the Brooklyn Gardens Elementary School (PS 557K), by an acceleration to welcome students for the 2023-2024 academic year. Faced with the need to accommodate the growing number of New York City children

Project REAP elects Kercheval chair of board and Blackstone executive director

New York, NY Michael Kercheval of Boulder, CO, former CEO and president of ICSC, one of the world’s largest commercial real estate industry associations, has been elected chair of the board of Project REAP (Real Estate Associate Program), the nation’s leading diversity

DeSimone appoints Taylor principal and director

New York, NY Engineering and construction services consulting firm DeSimone Consulting Engineering has expanded its structural engineering leadership in Texas with the appointment of industry leader Thomas Taylor, P.E., as principal and director.