Category Archives: World Trade Center Rebuilding

In New York City, Elevators Become an Option in Emergency Evacuations

David W. Dunlap NY Times “In case of fire, use elevators.” It sounds like apostasy, as if a lifetime’s indoctrination had suddenly been invalidated. But it is exactly the instruction that office workers in New York’s tallest skyscrapers may receive in coming years. The Fire, Buildings and City Planning Departments are writing rules to govern […]

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3 World Trade Center construction nearing an end date

Steve Cuozzo New York Post Since Larry Silverstein got all his financing for 3 World Trade Center last fall, the project has appeared to some to be rising slowly above its 7-story “podium” level. But the pace is rapidly picking up. The concrete core has reached the 14th floor and for the first time, steel […]

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Crews Begin To Install Glass at World Trade Center Transportation Hub

CBS New York NEW YORK  – The opening of the new World Trade Center transportation hub is moving closer to reality as construction crews have begun to install its first pieces of glass. Steven Plate, the head of World Trade Center construction for the Port Authority, told WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell that more than 700 5-foot-by-10-foot panels are being […]

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