Walker Tower

This project is a renovation and replaced Verizon Chelsea Building

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Height: Architectural 119.6 m / 392 ft
Height: Occupied 95 m / 312 ft
Height: To Tip 119.6 m / 392 ft
Floors Above Ground 24
Floors Below Ground 1
# of Elevators 6
Top Elevator Speed 3.56 m/s
Tower GFA 31,587 m² / 340,000 ft²
Development GFA 31,587 m² / 340,000 ft²
# of Apartments 47


Official Name Walker Tower
Other Names Verizon Chelsea Building, 215 West 17th Street
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City New York City
Street Address & Map 212 West 18th Street
Postal Code 10011
Building Function residential
Structural Material steel
Construction Start 2011
Completion 2013
Official Website Walker Tower

Companies Involved

Owner JDS Development Group
Developer JDS Development Group; Property Markets Group
Design CetraRuddy Architecture; Ralph Walker
Structural Engineer
• (not specified) WCW Engineers, Inc.
MEP Engineer
• (not specified) MG Engineering DPC
Main Contractor JDS Construction Group
Material Supplier
• Cladding POHL Group

Other Building Facts

Former office building was converted into residential condominiums in 2013.

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