175 Greenwich Street

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World Trade Center Tower 3
175 Greenwich Street
File:Wtctower3.jpg
This is an expected look of what the World Trade Center Tower 3 will look like in 2011.
General information
Status Construction imminent
Location 175 Greenwich Street
New York City, New York, United States
Estimated completion 2011
Owner Silverstein Properties
Height
Antenna spire 1,255 ft (383 m)
Roof 1,155 ft (352 m)
Technical details
Floor count 71
Floor area 2,000,000 sq ft (186,000 sq m)
Design and construction
Architect Sir Richard Rogers

175 Greenwich Street is the address for a new skyscraper to be erected as part of the World Trade Center reconstruction in New York City. The office building has also been referred to as World Trade Center Tower 3 and will be on the east side of Greenwich Street, across the street from the original location of the twin towers that were destroyed during the September 11, 2001 attacks. Pritzker Prize-winning architect Sir Richard Rogers was awarded the contract to design the building, which will be 1,155 feet (352 m) tall. The four spires in the design would give the building a pinnacle height of 1,255 feet (383 m)[1] The total floor space of the building is anticipated to include 2.0 million square feet (186,000 square meter) of office and retail space. Excavation for the new building is expected to commence in 2007 and the building will be completed by 2011.[2] The structural engineer for the building is WSP/Expedition Engineering Ltd.[3]


References

  1. ^ Designs for three World Trade Center Towers Unveiled, Lower Manhattan Development Corporation, URL retrieved September 7, 2006
  2. ^ Pogrebin,Robin, Richard Rogers to Design Tower at Ground Zero, The New York Times, (May 3, 2006), URL retrieved June 22, 2006
  3. ^ "Ground Zero Office Designs Hailed as Hopeful Symbols" in Engineering News-Record, September 18, 2006, pg. 12

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