Owner

City of Jersey City

Location

Jersey City, New Jersey

Total Area

2,230,000 sf

Scope

Architecture and interior design services from programming through construction

Consultants provided civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and cost estimating services

Multi-Use Jersey-City

Program

Thirteen story apartment building with 275 efficiency units

Sixteen story apartment building with 160 two-bedroom apartments

Thirty-seven story building with 555 one-bedroom apartments, 64 two-bedroom apartments, and 55 three-bedroom apartments

Five floors of retail and professional space at the base of each building

Shopping mall in the space between apartment buildings

Parking for 3,000 cars beneath complex

Challenges

Creating a simple yet innovative design which expresses the high-tech, progressive approach of the largest professional association in the world

Awards

Gold Award for Design Excellence, American Institute of Architects