The steel frame of 50 Hudson Yards has passed the halfway mark on the way up to its 1,011-foot-tall parapet. Designed by Norman Foster of Foster + Partners and developed by Oxford Properties and Mitsui Fudosan, the 58-story commercial office supertall will span 2.9 million square feet, making it the largest structure by volume in the first phase of Related Companies‘ Hudson Yards master plan.
Applications recently received by Jersey City’s City Planning Division reveal a new 27-story mixed-use building. The proposed development is located in the city’s Journal Square neighborhood at 415-435 Summit Avenue.
Permits have been filed for a five-story office building at 1010 McDonald Avenue in Mapleton, Brooklyn. Located at the intersection of Mcdonald Avenue and Parkville Avenue, the corner lot is also addressed as 15 Parkville Avenue. Steps away is the 18th Avenue subway station, serviced by the F train. Guardian Realty Management under the 15 Parkville LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Façade work is getting close to completion on the United Arab Emirates consulate at 315 East 46th Street in the Midtown East neighborhood of Turtle Bay. The 145-foot-tall, nine-story reinforced concrete structure is designed by Skidmore Owings & Merrill, developed by Fisher Brothers, and is being built by Plaza Construction. The topped-out edifice is located just up the street from the future consulate of the Republic of Turkey.
Exterior work is nearing completion on the Turkevi Center, a 563-foot-tall mixed-use skyscraper at 821 First Avenue in the Midtown East neighborhood of Turtle Bay. Only a few minor touches remain to be completed on the podium of the 35-story tower, which is designed by Perkins Eastman and will serve as the consulate for the Republic of Turkey.