One Vanderbilt


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Height: Occupied
312 m / 1,024 ft
 
Height: To Tip
427 m / 1,401 ft
Height: Architectural
427 m / 1,401 ft
 
One Vanderbilt Outline
Height: Observatory
312 m / 1,024 ft
Floors Above Ground
59
Floors Below Ground
4
# of Elevators
42
Tower GFA
162,600 m² / 1,750,212 ft²

Facts

Official Name One Vanderbilt
Other Names One Vanderbilt Place
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City New York City
Street Address & Map 51 East 42nd Street
Building Function office
Structural Material composite
  • Core: Reinforced Concrete
  • Columns: Steel
  • Floor Spanning: Steel
Energy Label LEED Gold
Proposed 2013
Construction Start 2017
Completion 2020
Official Website One Vanderbilt Place
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Global Ranking #25 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #3 Tallest in North America
National Ranking #3 Tallest in United States
City Ranking #2 Tallest in New York City

Companies Involved

Owner/Developer SL Green Realty Corp.
Architect
Design Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
Structural Engineer
Design Severud Associates Consulting Engineers
MEP Engineer
Design Jaros, Baum & Bolles
Project Manager Hines
Main Contractor Tishman Construction
Other Consultant
• Acoustics Cerami & Associates
• Civil Langan Engineering
• Damping Metropolitan Walters: A Walters Group Company; RWDI
Façade Permasteelisa Group; Vidaris, Inc.
• Geotechnical Langan Engineering
• Interiors Gensler
• Land Surveyor Langan Engineering
• Marketing By-Encore; CBRE
• Roofing Vidaris, Inc.
• Sustainability Vidaris, Inc.
• Wind RWDI
Material Supplier
• Cladding Boston Valley Terracotta
• Damper A&H Tuned Mass Dampers
• Elevator Schindler
• Formwork Doka GmbH
• Steel Banker Steel Company; ArcelorMittal

CTBUH Initiatives

Talking Tall: Engineering a Better Future
27 Jul 2018 – CTBUH Journal Paper

CTBUH NYC Organizes One Vanderbilt Site Tour
6 Jun 2017 – Tour Report

Videos

CTBUH 2016 China Conference - Session 3a: Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat Q&A
17 Oct 2016 – Richard Witt, Quadrangle Architects; James von Klamperer Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates; Keith Griffiths, Aedas; Peter Brannan, Arquitectonica

X Information Modeling: Data-Driven Decision Making in the Design of Tall Buildings
17 Oct 2016 – James von Klemperer, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates

One Vanderbilt: Approving Midtown’s Tallest Office Building
26 Oct 2015 – James von Klemperer, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates

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CTBUH 2016 China Conference - Session 3a: Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat Q&A
17 Oct 2016 – Presentation at CTBUH 2016 China Conference; Richard Witt, Quadrangle Architects; James von Klamperer Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates; Keith Griffiths, Aedas; Peter Brannan, Arquitectonica
Monday, October 17, 2016. Shenzhen, China. Richard Witt, Quadrangle Architects; James von Klamperer Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates; Keith Griffiths, Aedas; Peter Brannan,…
X Information Modeling: Data-Driven Decision Making in the Design of Tall Buildings
17 Oct 2016 – Presentation at CTBUH 2016 China Conference; James von Klemperer, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
This presentation outlined X-Information Modeling or XIM, a method of data-driven decision-making for the design of tall buildings. Developed over its application on more…
One Vanderbilt: Approving Midtown’s Tallest Office Building
26 Oct 2015 – Presentation at CTBUH 2015 New York Conference; James von Klemperer, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
This presentation traces the development of One Vanderbilt from early design through the complex city approvals process that is ultimately allowing for its realization.…
Interview: James von Klemperer
26 Oct 2015 – 2015 New York Conference Interviews; James von Klemperer, KPF
James von Klemperer of KPF is interviewed by Chris Bentley during the 2015 CTBUH New York Conference at the Grand Hyatt New York. James discusses the process of designing…
Urban Density and the Porous High Rise: The Integration of the Tall Building in the City
18 Sep 2014 – Presentation at CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference; James von Klemperer, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates PC
September 18, 2014. Shanghai, China. James von Klemperer from Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates PC presents at the 2014 Shanghai Conference closing plenary on "Urban Density…

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Research Papers

X Information Modeling: Data-Driven Decision Making in the Design of Tall Buildings
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism

One Vanderbilt: Approving Midtown’s Tallest Office Building
26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City

New York: The Ultimate Skyscraper Laboratory
Oct 2015 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue IV

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X Information Modeling: Data-Driven Decision Making in the Design of Tall Buildings
17 Oct 2016 – Cities to Megacities: Shaping Dense Vertical Urbanism; James von Klempeter, Luc Wilson & Mondrian Hsieh, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
This paper outlines X-Information Modeling or XIM, a method of data-driven decision-making for the design of tall buildings. Developed over its application on more than…
One Vanderbilt: Approving Midtown’s Tallest Office Building
26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City; James von Klemperer, Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
This paper traces the development of One Vanderbilt from early design through the complex city approvals process that is ultimately allowing for its realization. From the…
New York: The Ultimate Skyscraper Laboratory
Oct 2015 – CTBUH Journal, 2015 Issue IV; CTBUH Research
A timeline of skyscraper completions in New York uncannily resembles the boom and bust cycles of the United States in the 20th and early 21st centuries. The most active…
Urban Density and the Porous High-Rise: The Integration of the Tall Building in the City
Jun 2015 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 4 Number 2; James von Klemperer, Kohn Pedersen Fox
As the skyscraper matures as a building type, its role in actively connecting to, and reinforcing, major threads of urban fabric becomes increasingly more important. The…
Urban Density and the Porous High-Rise: The Integration of the Tall Building in the City
16 Sep 2014 – CTBUH 2014 Shanghai Conference Proceedings; James von Klemperer, Kohn Pedersen Fox
As the skyscraper matures as a building type, its role in actively connecting to, and reinforcing, major threads of urban fabric becomes increasingly more important. The…

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