Avalon West Chelsea

New York, NY

GMS designed the structure for this “L-shaped” residential building approximately 588,000 SF. The 575 foot length will be built without an expansion joint. The building is cast-in-place flat plate concrete floors supported on piles with a height that ranges from one story to thirty-one stories.  The street level will be filled with retail space.

GMS also performed the structural Special Inspections for cast in place concrete, precast concrete, welding, bolting and steel erection.

Client: Avalon Bay Communities

Architect: SLCE Architects
Contractor: SBF, concrete subcontractor

2015 ACEC Engineering Excellence Platinum Award