UBS Arena at Belmont Park

projects   |   2022

UBS Arena at Belmont Park

Challenged with COVID-19 rules and restrictions, a Populous and Thornton Tomasetti-led design team delivered an innovative steel superstructure with long span roof trusses, lateral load resisting braces in the elevator cores and perimeter and a large rigging capacity for concerts and sporting events.

LaGuardia Airport Terminal B

New York air travelers are finally reaping the rewards of patience, as LGA emerges from its reconstruction cocoon. Its central Terminal B solves site-squeeze problems through an islands-and- bridges design, both functional and symbolic, thanks to its design team’s creativity with structural steel.

Moynihan Train Hall

Industrial grandeur is resurrected within Manhattan’s newest transit hub, which builds on a legacy of inspiring transportation architecture with a dramatic glass canopy under which more than 700,000 riders pass daily.


Visually aggressive and environmentally progressive, the new office tower overlooking Grand Central Terminal— a model of sustainable transit-oriented development, constructed under budget and ahead of schedule—looks beyond the COVID era to a day when East Midtown will thrum and thrive again.

44 Union Square

Advanced building technology reinvents a landmark at Tammany Hall.

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library

The largest circulating library in the city puts its original 1914 structural steel frame to work, improving accessibility to its open stacks and adding an exciting rooftop venue for the community it serves.

Henry R. Kravis Hall at Columbia Business School

One of two buildings that create a new home for Columbia University’s Business School, the Hall’s structure works in concert with its facade to embrace the surrounding Manhattanville neighborhood.