42-10 27th Street

This is 18 story residential building located in Long Island City, overlooking Manhattan. The building is designed using cast-in-place concrete resting on a pile foundation. Some of the “green” features of the building include electricity generating windmills on the roof. The building includes approximately 125,000 square feet. A curtain wall facade with a special geometry will be installed at the top floors of the building. Concrete strength varies between 6000 and 4000 psi. 8” concrete slabs were used throughout.The building is located in close proximity to NYC subway tunnels and required the NYC Transit approval.