Category Archives: World Trade Center Rebuilding

Construction of 2 World Trade Center Sounds Very Complicated

Jessica Dailey Curbed The designed for the final World Trade Center tower were revealed last month, marking a major milestone for the 16-acre complex, but there is good reason why tower no. 2 is the final one. Yes, funding and future tenants played a part, but Capital New York reports that the bigger issue is that the site itself is extremely complicated. […]

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A Crossroads Decades Gone Will Reopen at the World Trade Center

David W. Dunlap,  New York Times When the chain-link fences are pushed aside this week, pedestrians will be able to cross the crossroads of Greenwich and Fulton Streets in Lower Manhattan. This is big news. Like eight other intersections, the crossroads was subsumed in 1967 into the 16-acre superblock on which the World Trade Center […]

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3 World Trade Center Tweaks Design, Drops Rooftop ‘Masts’

Hana R. Alberts Curbed Folks with eagle eyes should have noticed that the massive, imagery-filled reveal of the Bjarke Ingels’s stepped 2 World Trade Center tower also showed a design tweak for its neighbor to the south. 3 World Trade Center, which is also developed by Larry Silverstein, lost the two short antenna-like protrusions on its western facade. New York YIMBY approached the architects, […]

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