Architecture

Excavation In Full Swing for Tishman Speyer’s Spiraling Supertall, Hudson Yards

In June, Tishman Speyer announced that construction would start for their 64-story supertall office tower in the Hudson Yards district, dubbed The Spiral, so named for BIG’s staircase terrace motif. The look is indicative of the modern collaborative style of workspace the architects and developers are working to create. Today, YIMBY has an update on progress, which appears to be making swift headway. The site’s official address is 509 West 34th Street.

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312 97th Street, via Google Maps

Permits Filed for 312 97th Street, Bay Ridge, Brooklyn

Permits have been filed for a six-story mixed-use building at 312 97th Street at Bay Ridge, Brooklyn. The site is four blocks away from the Bay Ridge 95th Street subway station, end of the line for the R trains. Three blocks away is the Shore Road Park and Parkway, with views of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. Vladimir Slobodyansky is listed as behind the applications.

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180 East 88th Street

DDG’s 180 East 88th Street Gets Gaudi-Esque As Arches Appear And Topping-Out Nears on The Upper East Side

Rising now at 180 East 88th Street is the soon-to-be tallest tower on the Upper East Side above 72nd Street. The 31-story residential building is being developed and designed by DDG, with aesthetic inspiration derived from renowned Spanish architect Antoni Gaudi. The structure has reached its 28th floor, leaving three stories remaining before topping-out occurs.

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210 Parkville Avenue, via Google Maps

Permits Filed for 210 Parkville Avenue, Kensington, Brooklyn

Permits have been filed for an eight-story residential building at 210 Parkville Avenue in Kensington, Brooklyn. The site is seven blocks from the 18th Avenue subway station, serviced by the F train, and nine blocks from the Newkirk Plaza subway station, serviced by the Q trains. Solomon Feder of Velocity Framers will be responsible for the development.

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