International Gem Tower

projects   |   2015

International Gem Tower

A faceted façade, creative cantilever and tightly spaced top define the structural system of Manhattan’s new center of trade for diamonds, gems and jewelry.

Lehman College Science Facility

A new teaching and research building creates a gateway to the school’s science campus with a flexible structural steel design that will accommodate future changes and a four-story atrium that creates gathering spaces for students.

Madison Square Garden

Renovating and expanding “the world’s most famous arena” while it was still open and operating required close collaboration between everyone involved—and some creative engineering to add a new interior level for fans.

Belfer Research Building

A new research tower on the Upper East Side medical campus of Weill Cornell Medical College reflects a rethinking of academic science, fostering new ideas in interdisciplinary research behind an advanced, high-functioning facade.

Polonsky Shakespeare Center

In Brooklyn’s burgeoning cultural district, the Theatre for a New Audience’s new headquarters relies on structural sophistication to present an open, welcoming face to the neighborhood and a flexible space to the performers.

Queens Museum

A renovation transforms the Flushing museum’s facade, bringing it to life for those passing on Grand Central Parkway; a new vision of its modern mission awaits inside.

Hunter’s Point Campus

Structural steel allows a school to maximize its efficiency with a centrally located auditorium amid long-span spaces for varied student activities.