American Copper Buildings East Tower

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Height: Occupied
125.1 m / 411 ft
Height: To Tip
143.1 m / 470 ft
Height: Architectural
143.1 m / 470 ft
American Copper Buildings East Tower Outline
Floors Above Ground
Floors Below Ground


Official Name American Copper Buildings East Tower
Name of Complex American Copper Buildings
Other Names 626 1st Avenue East Tower
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City New York City
Street Address & Map 626 1st Avenue
Postal Code 10016
Building Function residential
Structural Material concrete
Proposed 2013
Construction Start 2014
Completion 2017
Official Website American Copper Buildings

Companies Involved

Owner/Developer JDS Development Group
Design SHoP Architects
Structural Engineer
Design WSP Cantor Seinuk
MEP Engineer
Design BuroHappold
Main Contractor JDS Construction Group
Other Consultant
• Acoustics Cerami & Associates
• Civil AKRF
• Code Metropolis Group, Inc.
Façade BuroHappold
• Lighting BuroHappold


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