15 Hudson Yards
|15 Hudson Yards|
|Alternative names||Tower D
|Location||30th Street & Eleventh Avenue
Manhattan, New York City
|Management||The Related Companies L.P.
Oxford Properties Group Inc.
|Roof||912 feet (278 m)|
|Floor area||800,000 square feet (74,000 m2)|
|Design and construction|
|Architect||Kohn Pederson Fox (master planner)
Diller Scofidio + Renfro
15 Hudson Yards is a residential building currently under construction on Manhattan's West Side. Located in Chelsea near Hell's Kitchen Penn Station area, the building is a part of the Hudson Yards project, a plan to redevelop the Metropolitan Transportation Authority's West Side Yards.   The tower started construction on December 4, 2014.
Architecture and design
15 Hudson Yards is designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro and will feature straps along the middle and top part of the building to make it more "fluid-like". The tower's nickname, the Corset Tower, owes to its unique appearance; the straps along the tower create a "corset-like" appearance.
The tower will be integrated with the Culture Shed. Scheduled to open in the spring of 2018, Culture Shed will host activities in a wide range of cultural areas including art, performance, film, design, food, fashion, and new combinations of cultural content.
The tower is to contain 325 rental apartment units and 160 for-sale apartments. Additionally, it is intended that Equinox Fitness will open a location inside the building. The building is expected to have 458 residential apartments by its completion, meaning that 27 apartments will not be residential.
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