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Height: Architectural 205 m / 673 ft
Height: Occupied 177 m / 581 ft
Height: To Tip 205 m / 673 ft
Floors Above Ground 55
Floors Below Ground 1
# of Elevators 5
Top Elevator Speed 5 m/s
Tower GFA 24,939 m² / 268,441 ft²
# of Apartments 130


Official Name 277 Fifth Avenue
Other Names 281 5th Avenue
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City New York City
Street Address & Map 277 Fifth Avenue
Postal Code 10016
Building Function residential
Structural Material concrete
Proposed 2014
Construction Start 2016
Completion 2018
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Regional Ranking #230 Tallest in North America
City Ranking #79 Tallest in New York City

Companies Involved

Developer Lendlease Corporation; Victor Group
Design Rafael Viñoly Architects
Structural Engineer
Design WSP
MEP Engineer
Design MG Engineering DPC
Main Contractor Lendlease Corporation
Other Consultant
• Acoustics Cerami & Associates
• Code Steven Winters Associates
• Interiors Jeffrey Beers International
• Lighting One Lux Studio
• Marketing Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group
• Vertical Transportation Van Deusen & Associates
Material Supplier
• Cladding W&W Glass, LLC
• Concrete SBF Construction, Inc
• Elevator KONE
• Flooring 3 L & Co., Inc
• Interior Partition Elite Interior Systems, Inc

CTBUH Initiatives

“Living Tall” Asks: “What Will Make Tall Buildings More Livable?"
16 Nov 2017 – Event Report

CTBUH Releases Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2018
Dec 2018 – CTBUH News Report

Research Papers

Best Tall Buildings 2019: Dominant Trends
Apr 2019 – CTBUH Journal 2019 Issue II

Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2018
Dec 2018 – CTBUH Journal 2019 Issue I

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