The JamesNew York, New York

  • Located on Grand Street in Manhattan, New York
  • Involves the design and construction of a new 255-foot, 17-story hotel
  • Contains 102,000 sf
  • Includes one cellar level, hung lobby, and bar levels
  • Also includes a swimming pool and a 32-foot tall exposed structural screenwall at the roof level
  • The structure below the third floor utilizes architecturally exposed concrete
  • At the third floor, a major transfer of the typical tower columns onto four super columns occurs

Awards

  • American Council of Engineering Companies New York (ACEC NY) Engineering Excellence Awards – Gold Award, Structural Systems
  • Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute (CRSI) Honors Award
  • Structural Engineers Association of New York (SEAONY) Excellence Awards – Finalist
  • Structural Engineers Association of New York (SEAONY) Excellence Awards – Finalist, Under $30 Million Category