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Height: Occupied
95.1 m / 312 ft
Height: To Tip
109.4 m / 359 ft
Height: Architectural
109.4 m / 359 ft
461 Dean Outline
Floors Above Ground
32
Floors Below Ground
2
# of Elevators
4
Tower GFA
32,164 m² / 346,210 ft²
# of Apartments
363

Facts

Official Name 461 Dean
Name of Complex Pacific Park
Other Names 461 Dean Street, Brooklyn B2
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City New York City
Street Address & Map 461 Dean Street, Brookllyn
Postal Code 11217
Building Function residential
Structural Material steel
Proposed 2017
Construction Start 2013
Completion 2016
Official Website 461 Dean

Companies Involved

Owner/Developer Forest City Ratner Companies
Architect
Design SHoP Architects
Structural Engineer
Design Arup
MEP Engineer
Design Arup
Project Manager Turner Construction Company
Main Contractor Turner Construction Company
Other Consultant
• Access J. Supor & Son Trucking & Rigging Co.
• Geotechnical Langan Engineering
• Roofing Metropolitan
• Vertical Transportation Fujitec America, Inc.
Material Supplier
• Ceiling Island Diversified, Inc.
• Cladding MG McGrath Architectural Surfaces
• Façade Maintenance Equipment R&R Scaffolding
• HVAC Aspro
• Modules Full Stack Modular
• Steel Banker Steel Company

About 461 Dean

461 Dean Street is a residential development in the Pacific Park neighborhood of Brooklyn. 461 Dean Street is built with modular construction consisting of 930 steel modules. It has 363 rental apartments, 50 percent of the units will be affordable to low- and middle- income households, and has 4,000 square-feet delegated to retail at its base.

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH New York Chapter Event Focuses on Modular Construction
16 Nov 2017 – Event Report

Top 12 Happenings of 2016, Month-by-Month
19 Dec 2016 – CTBUH News

Future of Construction: Manufacturing Buildings
9 Jun 2016 – Event Report

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CTBUH Initiatives Related to 461 Dean

CTBUH New York Chapter Event Focuses on Modular Construction
16 Nov 2017, New York City – Event Report
The CTBUH New York Chapter held an event focused on modular construction, which was hosted by FullStack Modular at its factory in Brooklyn.
Top 12 Happenings of 2016, Month-by-Month
19 Dec 2016, Chicago – CTBUH News
Check out the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat's top stories of 2016 for each month and take a look ahead with the Council’s monthly predictions for 2017.
Future of Construction: Manufacturing Buildings
9 Jun 2016, New York City – Event Report
The CTBUH New York Chapter in collaboration with the CTBUH Young Professionals Committee held the first of its lecture series, “Future of Construction.”
461 Dean Street Factory Tour
28 Oct 2015, New York City – Tour Report
CTBUH 2015 delegates toured 461 Dean Street Factory which will be the World's tallest modular building containing 930 modules made up of 225 designs.
Brooklyn Urban and Construction Tour
28 Oct 2015, New York City – Tour Report
CTBUH 2015 delegates toured City Point Complex, Barclays Center, and 461 Dean Street which have impacted the cityscape of Brooklyn.
CTBUH Releases Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2014
Dec 2014 – CTBUH Journal Paper
An All-Time Record 97 Buildings of 200 Meters or Higher Completed in 2014 and 2014 showed further shifts towards Asia, and also surprising developments in building functions and structural materials.
World Architecture Day Prefab Panel Debates on “Factory-Made”
11 Oct 2013, New York City – Event Report
CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood led a panel focused on the exigencies of pre-fabrication and modular construction.
New York’s New Delirium
Oct 2013, New York City – Tour Report
At least five once-in-a-lifetime multi-acre projects are underway in New York. CTBUH Editor Daniel Safarik reports on his journey to investigate further.
Atlantic Yards B2 – Modular on the Rise
24 Jul 2013, Chicago – Event Report
It seems increasingly evident that 2013 will be remembered as The Year of Prefab in the tall-building community. At 32 stories, B2 promises to become the tallest modular building.

Videos

Delivering the World’s Tallest Volumetric Modular Apartment Building
31 May 2018 – David Edelson, Turner Construction Company; David Farnsworth, Arup

Interview: Leadenhall Building
19 Sep 2012 – David Scott, Laing O'Rourke

Research Papers

ASPECT: RATIOS – Voices of Women In the Tall Building World
8 Aug 2017 – CTBUH Journal, 2017 Issue III

Ten Significant Tall Buildings, and the Significant Women Behind Them
8 Aug 2017 – CTBUH Journal, 2017 Issue III

Modular High-Rise: The Next Chapter
20 Apr 2017 – CTBUH Journal, 2017 Issue II

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Papers Related to 461 Dean

ASPECT: RATIOS – Voices of Women In the Tall Building World
8 Aug 2017 – CTBUH Journal, 2017 Issue III; Ilkay Can-Standard, GenX Design & Technology; Martina Dolejsova, Studio Libeskind
ASPECT: RATIOS is the outgrowth of a program developed by the CTBUH Young Professionals Committee in New York, beginning in 2016. The purpose of the lecture series, and…
Ten Significant Tall Buildings, and the Significant Women Behind Them
8 Aug 2017 – CTBUH Journal, 2017 Issue III; Leading Women in Tall Buildings
Recently, there has been a growing and overdue recognition in the architecture discipline that women are under-represented, not just in terms of leadership positions held…
Modular High-Rise: The Next Chapter
20 Apr 2017 – CTBUH Journal, 2017 Issue II; Roger Krulak, Full Stack Modular
In 2016, 461 Dean Street, the world’s tallest volumetric modular building, was completed in New York City (see Figure 1). As few such projects had ever been attempted,…
Apartments in Skyscrapers: Innovations and Perspectives of their Typology Development
26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City; Elena Generalova & Viktor Generalov, Samara State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering
The paper proposes to reflect on the questions: what does the typology of apartments in contemporary high-rise construction mean and whether it is consistent with the…
Perspectives on the Skyscraper City
Oct 2015 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue IV; New York 2015 Conference Special
To commemorate the CTBUH 2015 International Conference, some of the most prominent voices in the New York tall building industry today – all of whom are speaking at the…
Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2014
Dec 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue I; Daniel Safarik, Antony Wood, Marty Carver & Marshall Gerometta, CTBUH
An All-Time Record 97 Buildings of 200 Meters or Higher Completed in 2014 and 2014 showed further shifts towards Asia, and also surprising developments in building…
Modular Tall Building Design at Atlantic Yards B2
16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings; David Farnsworth, ARUP
The Atlantic Yards B2 Modular Residential Tower will be the tallest volumetric modular building in the world when completed in early 2015. In January 2011, Forest City…
Towards Sustainable Vertical Urbanism
Sep 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2014 Issue III; Daniel Safarik, CTBUH
The survival of humanity on this planet relies on a radical repositioning of our cities. In the face of unprecedented global population growth, urbanization, pollution…

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