Completed in 2006, GMS served as both the Structural Engineer and Curtain Wall Consultant for this new 32 story, 1,100,000 square foot, steel framed office building with three below grade levels. The lower 864,000 square feet is dedicated to court space and the upper 245,000 square feet designated as speculative office space. GMS also served as the Blast Consultant, developing details and specifications to create a blast resistant façade and building structure. The A, C and F train subway lines run below Jay Street, adjacent to the foundations.
Owner: Forest City Ratner
Architect: Perkins Eastman
2006 ACEC New York – Engineering Excellence Platinum Award
2006 Society of American Registered Architects, National Design Award