The Wild Mile and Moon Village have been recognized in the Spaces, Places, and Cities category of the 2020 Fast Company World Changing Ideas Awards. The program honors innovations that offer solutions to problems while benefiting a broad range of industries and society as a whole.
In the first-ever Urban Land Institute Europe Awards for Excellence, The Stratford has been selected as one of ten finalists. The project, a residential and hotel tower near Stratford International station in London, represents a new model for high-rise living.
Design Partner Scott Duncan has been appointed to the Architecture Industry Seat on the CTBUH Board of Trustees. Prior to his appointment, Duncan was named Chair of the organization's Height and Data Committee, a position he continues to hold, and served on the Advisory Group.
The Daily Hive features renderings for Alberni, a new residential tower proposed for downtown Vancouver’s West End neighborhood. Currently in its design phase, the future 43-story tower will provide 197 market condominium units and 66 replacement market rental homes.
When the coronavirus outbreak emerged in January, our leadership team immediately started working on a response plan that prioritizes the health of our people while securing the future and vitality of our business. We would like to share an update about the further measures SOM is taking to protect our community and keep our operations strong during this crisis.
Architizer ranks SOM second in a roundup of New York's 25 best architecture firms. SOM's work in New York City spans markets and typologies, with recent projects including One Manhattan West, Moynihan Train Hall, the new headquarters for Disney's New York operations at 4 Hudson Square, and 35 Hudson Yards.
How can we better connect habitat to human health? On April 23rd, 2020, join us for a virtual panel on the Wild Mile, a 17-acre floating eco-park that advances a community-led vision of renewed urban ecology.
SOM Mechanical Engineering Associate Director Marzia Sedino is interviewed by Engineered Systems Editor-in-Chief Herb Woerpel on an episode of the Percussive Maintenance podcast. The two discuss career highlights, salary transparency and compensation in the industry, and the importance of STEM and climate education.
On March 26th, 2020, Design Director Mark Schwettmann participated in “Taking Mixed-Use to the Next Level.” The online panel discussion was hosted by SPUR and focused on mixed-use developments in San Francisco.
Fazlur Khan is featured in Redshift by Autodesk. Widely regarded as one of the greatest structural engineers in modern history, Khan pioneered the "bundled tube" structural system used for the Sears (now Willis) Tower, the tallest building in the world from 1973 until 1998.
One Manhattan West and Tianjin CTF Finance Centre have received multiple 2020 Professional Project Awards from the Architectural Engineering Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers. The honors include Best Overall Project and Most Innovative Project.
Associate Director Anthony Treu has been appointed to the Editorial Advisory Board of Healthcare Design Magazine, the leading publication dedicated to the planning, design, and construction of healthcare environments. Treu will serve on the Board alongside a select group of industry experts.
The winners of the 2020 Built by Women competition have been announced by the jury, an all-women panel that included Partner Carrie Byles. Facility Executive features the winners of the annual program, organized by the Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation.
What is life like for a New York City family at the epicenter of the U.S. outbreak? In a series of photos, Reuters ollows Douglas Hassebroek and his family as they stay home and remain active, social, loving — and living through the ups and downs of the moment.
Managing Partner T.J. Gottesdiener is included in this year's City & State Real Estate Power 100 List, which includes the most impactful players in New York real estate. Gottesdiener has led many of SOM’s most complex and challenging projects in New York City.