CTBUH Silver Member

SLCE Architects

About

Member Offices: New York City

Website: http://www.slcearch.com/

Founded in New York City in 1941, SLCE Architects has a proud heritage of creating architecture in the world’s most complex urban environments. SLCE provides a full range of architectural design and technical services with special expertise in large scale residential, hospitality, mixed-use, and commercial developments.

SLCE has unrivaled experience in collaborative projects and the essential technical expertise required for the successful completion of every project. In recent decades SLCE has grown to become one of the most prolific firms in the New York City metropolitan area and enjoys a growing presence nationally. SLCE is currently pursuing projects in growth markets throughout the world.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

Member Offices

  • New York City

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

432 Park Avenue

425.7 m / 1,397 ft

2

53 West 53

320.1 m / 1,050 ft

3

One57

306.1 m / 1,004 ft

4

220 Central Park South

289.6 m / 950 ft

5

30 Park Place

282.2 m / 926 ft

6

Bloomberg Tower

245.6 m / 806 ft

7

The Centrale

244.8 m / 803 ft

8

Woolworth Building

241.4 m / 792 ft

9

520 Park Avenue

237.9 m / 781 ft

10

50 West

237.3 m / 779 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Global News

01 March 2021

Construction Completes on Upper East Side Manhattan Tower

Construction is now complete on Beckford House and Beckford Tower, a pair of completed residential buildings in the Yorkville section of Manhattan’s Upper East Side....

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Global News

01 March 2021

Construction Completes on Upper East Side Manhattan Tower

Construction is now complete on Beckford House and Beckford Tower, a pair of completed residential buildings in the Yorkville section of Manhattan’s Upper East Side....

View all

Global News

27 January 2021

Curated 79th Floor Luxury Residence Hits the Market at New York City High-Rise

“Among the clouds, at one thousand feet, exists an inner floating garden,” reads the first line of the Engel & Völkers Mercedes Berk team’s off-market...

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Rank
Name
City
Height

1

432 Park Avenue

New York City

426 m

1,397 ft

2

53 West 53

New York City

320 m

1,050 ft

3

262 Fifth Avenue

New York City

308 m

1,011 ft

4

One57

New York City

306 m

1,004 ft

5

220 Central Park South

New York City

290 m

950 ft

6

30 Park Place

New York City

282 m

926 ft

7

29-37 41st Avenue

New York City

279 m

915 ft

8

Bloomberg Tower

New York City

246 m

806 ft

9

The Centrale

New York City

245 m

803 ft

10

Woolworth Building

New York City

241 m

792 ft

11

520 Park Avenue

New York City

238 m

781 ft

12

50 West

New York City

237 m

779 ft

13

360 10th Avenue

New York City

236 m

774 ft

14

19 Dutch Street

New York City

231 m

758 ft

15

3 Manhattan West

New York City

223 m

730 ft

16

Brooklyn Point

New York City

220 m

723 ft

17

Metropolitan Tower

New York City

218 m

716 ft

18

252 East 57th Street

New York City

218 m

715 ft

19

100 East 53rd Street

New York City

217 m

711 ft

20

One Wall Street

New York City

199 m

654 ft

21

712 5th Avenue

New York City

198 m

650 ft

22

20 East 53rd Street

New York City

198 m

650 ft

23

Langham Place

New York City

193 m

632 ft

24

Avalon Willoughby Square

New York City

190 m

624 ft

25

The Epic

New York City

187 m

615 ft

26

555Ten

New York City

187 m

612 ft

27

Baccarat Hotel & Residences

New York City

186 m

610 ft

28

Eagle Lofts

New York City

182 m

598 ft

29

388 Bridge Street

New York City

180 m

590 ft

30

52-03 Center Boulevard

New York City

179 m

586 ft

31

131 East 47th Street

New York City

177 m

581 ft

32

555 West 38th Street

New York City

174 m

571 ft

33

South Park Tower

New York City

170 m

558 ft

34

100 United Nations Plaza

New York City

170 m

557 ft

35

Summit New York

New York City

170 m

556 ft

36

Instrata Nomad

New York City

169 m

554 ft

37

2 Grand Central Tower

New York City

168 m

551 ft

38

Hyatt Times Square

New York City

168 m

550 ft

39

The Biltmore

New York City

168 m

550 ft

40

The Tower at 15 Central Park West

New York City

168 m

550 ft

41

50 United Nations Plaza

New York City

167 m

548 ft

42

Millennium Tower

New York City

166 m

545 ft

43

Tribeca Tower

New York City

164 m

537 ft

44

The Metropolis

New York City

161 m

528 ft

45

William Beaver House

New York City

161 m

527 ft

46

75 Wall

New York City

158 m

518 ft

47

1214 Fifth Avenue

New York City

156 m

513 ft

48

1 QPS Tower

New York City

155 m

510 ft

49

Hayden Long Island City

New York City

155 m

509 ft

50

One Columbus Place Tower I

New York City

152 m

500 ft

50

One Columbus Place Tower II

New York City

152 m

500 ft

52

One Wall Street South Building

New York City

151 m

494 ft

53

52-41 Center Boulevard

New York City

150 m

493 ft

54

Chelsea Stratus

New York City

150 m

491 ft

55

200 East 83rd Street

New York City

149 m

489 ft

56

160 Madison Avenue

New York City

146 m

480 ft

57

Riverbank West Apartments

New York City

145 m

476 ft

58

118 East 59th Street

New York City

143 m

470 ft

59

Neptune/Sixth

New York City

143 m

470 ft

60

VIA 57 WEST

New York City

142 m

467 ft

61

500 Park Tower

New York City

142 m

466 ft

62

The Atlas

New York City

141 m

463 ft

63

Victory Apartments

New York City

141 m

462 ft

64

Monarch Condominiums

New York City

141 m

462 ft

65

The Ritz Plaza

New York City

139 m

455 ft

66

510 Madison

New York City

138 m

452 ft

67

Ivy Tower

New York City

136 m

447 ft

68

611 West 56th Street

New York City

134 m

440 ft

69

606 West 57th Street

New York City

134 m

440 ft

70

Archstone Midtown West

New York City

133 m

435 ft

71

The Royale

New York City

130 m

425 ft

72

2 Columbus

New York City

128 m

420 ft

73

1481 Post Street

San Francisco

127 m

416 ft

74

Beckford Tower

New York City

125 m

410 ft

75

Citylights at Queens Landing

New York City

125 m

410 ft

76

Oriana

New York City

124 m

407 ft

77

Miraval Living Condominiums

New York City

123 m

404 ft

77

West End Towers

New York City

123 m

404 ft

79

4615 Center Boulevard

New York City

122 m

400 ft

80

400 West 42nd Street

New York City

122 m

400 ft

81

420 West 42nd Street

New York City

122 m

400 ft

82

The Saratoga

New York City

122 m

400 ft

83

Helmsley Medical Tower

New York City

122 m

400 ft

84

The Vandewater

New York City

119 m

391 ft

85

4545 Center Boulevard

New York City

119 m

390 ft

86

Chelsea Tower

New York City

118 m

387 ft

87

The Morgan at Provost Square

Jersey City

117 m

383 ft

88

The Lara

New York City

116 m

382 ft

89

The Milan Condominium

New York City

116 m

381 ft

90

Element

New York City

116 m

380 ft

91

Siena Condominiums

New York City

116 m

379 ft

92

Avalon on the Sound East

New Rochelle

114 m

375 ft

93

Archstone 101 West End

New York City

113 m

370 ft

94

Moxy Hotel

New York City

111 m

364 ft

95

The Visionaire

New York City

110 m

360 ft

96

Halcyon

New York City

110 m

360 ft

97

141 Willoughby Street

New York City

110 m

360 ft

98

The New York Tower

New York City

109 m

358 ft

99

RiverCourt

New York City

108 m

355 ft

100

Azure

New York City

107 m

352 ft

101

4540 Center Boulevard

New York City

107 m

350 ft

102

The Metropolitan

New York City

107 m

350 ft

103

10 West End

New York City

107 m

350 ft

104

Le Premier

New York City

106 m

347 ft

105

777 Avenue of the Americas

New York City

106 m

346 ft

106

Astor Terrace

New York City

105 m

344 ft

107

The Avery

New York City

105 m

344 ft

108

The Helux

New York City

105 m

343 ft

109

301 East 50th Street

New York City

104 m

342 ft

110

30 East 85th Street

New York City

104 m

342 ft

111

1841 Broadway

New York City

103 m

339 ft

112

255 East 74th Street

New York City

103 m

338 ft

113

The Concerto

New York City

103 m

337 ft

114

The Empire

New York City

103 m

337 ft

115

No.33 Park Row

New York City

102 m

335 ft

116

The Grand Millennium

New York City

101 m

331 ft

117

4705 Center Boulevard

New York City

101 m

331 ft

118

45 West 67th Street

New York City

100 m

328 ft

119

ThreeTen East 53

New York City

100 m

328 ft

120

The Seville

New York City

99 m

326 ft

121

German House

New York City

99 m

325 ft

122

Gotham West

New York City

98 m

321 ft

123

4720 Center Boulevard

New York City

98 m

320 ft

124

71 Broadway

New York City

97 m

319 ft

125

Sterling Plaza

New York City

96 m

315 ft

126

The Vanguard Chelsea

New York City

95 m

311 ft

127

Plymouth Towers Apartments

New York City

94 m

308 ft

128

The Alexander at Rego Center

New York City

91 m

298 ft

129

555 West 22nd Street

New York City

91 m

297 ft

130

The Boulevard

New York City

90 m

295 ft

131

1600 Broadway

New York City

88 m

290 ft

132

Longacre House Apartments

New York City

88 m

289 ft

133

Wimbledon Apartments

New York City

87 m

286 ft

134

One Boerum Place

New York City

87 m

285 ft

135

Lantern House West Building

New York City

87 m

284 ft

136

21 East 12th

New York City

86 m

283 ft

137

The Solaire

New York City

85 m

280 ft

138

10 Hanover Square

New York City

85 m

278 ft

139

220 Central Park South Villa

New York City

84 m

274 ft

140

Avalon West Chelsea

New York City

82 m

268 ft

141

Carnegie Hill Place

New York City

81 m

267 ft

142

4610 Center Boulevard

New York City

79 m

258 ft

143

Boulevard Apartments

New York City

78 m

257 ft

144

Beckford House

New York City

74 m

241 ft

145

135 East 79th Street

New York City

67 m

220 ft

146

Blue Residential Tower

New York City

55 m

181 ft

147

810 River Avenue

New York City

55 m

180 ft

148

2330 Broadway

New York City

53 m

173 ft

149

143 Bay Street

Jersey City

- m

- ft

150

10 Provost

Jersey City

- m

- ft

151

Mandalay on the Hudson

Jersey City

- m

- ft

151

QPO

New York City

- m

- ft

153

700 Sansom

Philadelphia

- m

- ft

154

Lantern House East Building

New York City

- m

- ft

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

19 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential (79%), 111 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (92%), 94 Buildings

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

Total: 140 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 102 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 140 Completed & Under Construction Buildings

Building Completions Timeline

 

Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.

 

01 March 2021

Construction Completes on Upper East Side Manhattan Tower

Construction is now complete on Beckford House and Beckford Tower, a pair of completed residential buildings in the Yorkville section of Manhattan’s Upper East Side....

27 January 2021

Curated 79th Floor Luxury Residence Hits the Market at New York City High-Rise

“Among the clouds, at one thousand feet, exists an inner floating garden,” reads the first line of the Engel & Völkers Mercedes Berk team’s off-market...

15 April 2020

Office High-Rise Site Cleared and Ready In New York City’s Downtown Brooklyn

The site at 141 Willoughby Street in Downtown Brooklyn is planned to welcome a 23-story office building. Demolition has concluded and the land sits awaiting...

12 April 2019

Prize-Winning Architect has First Project in New York City

Pritzker Prize-winning architect Álvaro Siza has worked on numerous projects across the globe, many located in his native Portgual, but has yet to make his...

19 February 2019

Wall of The Vandewater Starts Rising Above New York City’s Morningside Heights

Curtain wall installation has begun on the lower floors of The Vandewater in the Morningside Heights neighborhood of New York City. The Vandewater was designed...

21 January 2019

“Tower Fifth” Could Become New York City’s Second-Tallest

For decades, the New York City skyline was dominated by one building, the 1,250-foot-tall (381-meter) Empire State Building. But 17 “supertall” skyscrapers — defined as...

21 January 2019

“Tower Fifth” Could Become New York City’s Second-Tallest

For decades, the New York City skyline was dominated by one building, the 1,250-foot-tall (381-meter) Empire State Building. But 17 “supertall” skyscrapers — defined as...

21 January 2019

“Tower Fifth” Could Become New York City’s Second-Tallest

For decades, the New York City skyline was dominated by one building, the 1,250-foot-tall (381-meter) Empire State Building. But 17 “supertall” skyscrapers — defined as...

02 January 2019

Final Segment of 53 West 53rd Street’s Apex Installed in New York City

The final piece of the third and highest apex of Jean Nouvel’s first residential skyscraper was anchored and installed over Midtown in late December 2018....

05 December 2018

Queens Plaza Park Begins Rising At 27-29 Queens Plaza North

Located in Long Island City at 27-29 Queens Plaza North, Queens Plaza Park will soon be one of the tallest skyscrapers in both Queens and...

CTBUH Initiatives Involving SLCE Architects

Top Company Rankings: The World’s 100 Tallest Buildings

13 October 2016

The Council is pleased to announce the Top Company Rankings for numerous disciplines as derived from the list of projects appearing in 100 of the World’s Tallest Buildings.