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Old January 18th, 2014, 10:44 PM   #81
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But these towers will be a lot shorter.
In renders and some of the models they are shorter but this is all very preliminary.
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Old January 19th, 2014, 03:29 PM   #82
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True, it won't be bad if they hit 600 feet too.
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Old January 21st, 2014, 05:33 AM   #83
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Tunnel Box on Left, Culture Tower on Right

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Old January 21st, 2014, 06:38 PM   #84
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The curves on this building... So sexy. A well sculpted abstract vision of the female form.
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Old January 22nd, 2014, 04:24 AM   #85
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a new rendering from the hudson yards website
http://www.hudsonyardsnewyork.com/li...udson-yards-13

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Old January 22nd, 2014, 10:54 PM   #86
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But these towers will be a lot shorter.
Even the current plans don't have them *a lot* shorter, and they could (and probably will) be taller than the current, very tentative plans call for.
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Old January 23rd, 2014, 09:02 AM   #87
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Just love this building...as long as they don't play with the basics anymore and keep the corset and four tubed top it will be unique and spectacular addition to the skyline. I've read the view could be blocked by other towers later built but where it will be I just don't think that would be possible. If it were behind taller towers but what could block it's view from the Jersey side of the Hudson?
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Old January 23rd, 2014, 01:18 PM   #88
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Bizarre. Looks like it was made from leftover pieces from three other towers. A better name for it would be Frankenstein tower.
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Old January 23rd, 2014, 03:30 PM   #89
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Ever since somebody on Curbed called this the Bikini Tower, that's all I can think of when I see it. Fortunately, I'm a fan of bikinis.
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Old January 23rd, 2014, 06:11 PM   #90
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I've read the view could be blocked by other towers later built but where it will be I just don't think that would be possible. If it were behind taller towers but what could block it's view from the Jersey side of the Hudson?
Phase 2 of the Hudson Yards will be built directly to the west of Phase 1. The rough plans we've seen so far seem to indicate that the buildings will get shorter as they descend towards the Hudson, so it's unlikely something taller will be built directly to the West. However it's reasonable to expect Phase 2 to block the view of at least the middle "corset" section of the tower from the Jersey side.
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Old January 27th, 2014, 08:22 PM   #91
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Where the platform ends, 15 HY will soon begin...

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Old January 27th, 2014, 08:23 PM   #92
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Is that rebar for the ground floor of this tower being layed?
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Old January 28th, 2014, 03:23 AM   #94
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I hope 15 and 35 are good predictors of what is to come in phase 2. Don't want anything like Brookfield's embarrassment.
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Old January 28th, 2014, 01:56 PM   #95
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i like this project
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Old January 28th, 2014, 02:16 PM   #96
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Is that rebar for the ground floor of this tower being layed?
Unfortunately, I don't think so. I'm pretty sure the footprint of 15HY is further west.
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Old January 28th, 2014, 03:22 PM   #97
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what for "BIG pipes"?

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Unfortunately, I don't think so. I'm pretty sure the footprint of 15HY is further west.
AFAIK, the rebar mesh on top of the concrete is for the lower levels below the Culture Shed.

The Culture Tower will go where the soil is currently: "Where the platform ends, 15 HY will soon begin..." which includes both sides of the construction fence.
The near (north) side of the construction fence is the Amtrak tunnel box construction site & contains those three BIG rusty pipes.

Are the BIG pipes "spreaders" (in addition to the tie backs to bedrock) for the tunnel box excavation or are they for the overbuild caisson foundations or???

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New Building Application Filed-
http://a810-bisweb.nyc.gov/bisweb/Jo...ssdocnumber=01

Keep in mind Leyva is the architect on record, probably as the executive architect, while Diller Scofidio Renfro are the actual architects.

As per application:
908 ft
72 floors
326 units
935,365 sq ft

Schedule A
http://a810-bisweb.nyc.gov/bisweb/JB...allbin=1089411

The pool, steam room, gym etc. are to be located on the 38th floor which is a double height floor.







Terrace located on the 69th floor

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Old February 24th, 2014, 10:31 PM   #99
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a new rendering from the hudson yards website
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whats that other tower behind 30?
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