About

Member Since: 2009

Member Offices: New York City

Severud Associates has been actively engaged in providing structural engineering services since its inception in 1928. As Structural Consultants to architects, Severud Associates has been responsible for the design of many major structures.

Severud Associates offers a full range of Structural Engineering Consulting Services including analysis and design of structures, construction document preparation, construction contract administration, consultations, evaluations and reports.

Developing and maintaining efficient and cost effective methods is of paramount importance to them. Presented with complex problems, Severud Associates, drawing on its years of experience, can in conjunction with owners, architects, and contractors, produce innovative, reliable and economical solutions.

Fields of Expertise

Structural Engineering

Membership details

Membership Level

Gold

Member Since

2009

Member Offices

  • New York City

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Never Completed

Proposed

Vision

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

One Vanderbilt

427 m / 1,401 ft

2

Bank of America Tower

365.8 m / 1,200 ft

3

IDS Center

241.4 m / 792 ft

4

Grant Thornton Tower

230.5 m / 756 ft

5

787 Seventh Avenue

229.2 m / 752 ft

6

712 5th Avenue

198.1 m / 650 ft

7

G. Fred DiBona Jr. Building

190.5 m / 625 ft

8

835 Sixth Avenue

187.2 m / 614 ft

9

Marina City I

179.2 m / 588 ft

10

Marina City II

179.2 m / 588 ft

Awards

35XV

Award of Excellence: 35XV

Best Tall Building Americas 2018

Ctbuh Leaders

Edward DePaola

Edward DePaola

CTBUH Expert Peer Review Committee, 2014 – Present

New York City

Building Completions Timeline

 

Global News

18 September 2019

Two Supertalls Top Out in New York City

The Grand Central Terminal-adjacent supertall One Vanderbilt officially topped out this week, reaching its full 1,401-foot (427-meter) height. Designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox, the tower...

Global News

11 June 2019

Helicopter Crash-Lands on Midtown Manhattan Building, Killing Pilot

A helicopter crash-landed atop a 51-story office tower in Midtown Manhattan, killing the pilot, clogging the skyscraper’s stairwells with thousands of evacuating workers and sending...

Global News

21 May 2019

Construction on Minneapolis Skyscraper Expected to Begin

The Minneapolis skyline has been mostly untouched for nearly 20 years. But by the end of June, the city is expected to finalize the sale...

Associated companies

Severud-Szegezdy

Severud-Perrone-Sturm-Bandel

Severud-Elstad-Krueger Associates

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

32 Years

Most Common Function*

Office, 14 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete, 14 Buildings

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

 
 

*Based on 35 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.

 

Gross-to-Net Height

NOTE: Gross-to-Net Height is defined as architectural height minus height of highest occupied floor. Therefore, the Gross-to-Net Height is only calculated for buildings that have both the architectural height and the highest occupied floor height recorded.