170 Amsterdam Avenue

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Height: Architectural 66.2 m / 217 ft
Height: Occupied 54.1 m / 178 ft
Height: To Tip 66.2 m / 217 ft
Floors Above Ground 20
Floors Below Ground 1
Tower GFA 21,600 m² / 232,500 ft²
# of Apartments 235


Official Name 170 Amsterdam Avenue
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City New York City
Street Address & Map 170 Amsterdam Avenue
Postal Code 10023
Building Function residential
Structural Material concrete
Construction Start 2012
Completion 2014

Companies Involved

Owner/Developer Equity Residential
Design Handel Architects LLP
Structural Engineer
Design DeSimone Consulting Engineers
MEP Engineer
Design ads ENGINEERS
Engineer of Record Tan Engineerng, P.C.
Main Contractor Ryder Construction
Other Consultant
• Acoustics Shen Milsom Wilke, Inc.
• Civil Langan Engineering
• Code Milrose Consultants, Inc.
Façade IBA - Innovative Building And Architecture Consultants
• Façade Maintenance Entek Engineering Ltd.
• Fire ads ENGINEERS
• Geotechnical Langan Engineering
• Landscape Blondie's Treehouse, Inc.
• Lighting Clinard Design Studio LLC
• Vertical Transportation Van Deusen & Associates

Research Papers

An Overview of Structural & Aesthetic Developments in Tall Buildings Using Exterior Bracing & Diagrid Systems
1 Dec 2016 – International Journal of High-Rise Buildings Volume 5 Number 4

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