َ

Breaking News

Massive 'spine' skylight in Calatrava's WTC Oculus nears completion

Massive 'spine' skylight in Calatrava's WTC Oculus nears completion


Image via "WTC Progress" Facebook page.



Santiago Calatrava said the roof would open.

And evidently it will.

On Friday morning, a 5,700-pound glass panel was hoisted into place as a 355-foot-long operable skylight took final form in the Oculus pavilion of the World Trade Center Transportation Hub, designed by Mr. Calatrava. Another panel went up in the afternoon.

Those are among the last of 996 pieces of blast-resistant glass to have been installed at the Oculus since March 15. The glazing should be finished on Monday [...].
 — nytimes.com


Add Your Comments

Disqus Comments

Site Description

Site Archi-new is a huge contains software and cutlets waged architecture content directed to each engineer in the world is a site that connects people with innovative designs helping them share their creativity and visualization across the globe. We offer you with wide range of designs related to architectural layout, furniture models, interior designs, landscapes, outlook and blocks.
Archi-new is an advanced professional platform to interact and excel with, offering a wide range of high quality autocad utility areas like architecture, interior and product designing, 3D drawing, building plan, blocks, electrical, furniture, landscaping, machinery, structural details, 3D images, symbols and urban designs. Catering to more than 100 such categories to begin with, Archi-new is just starting out and Enjoy!

Site Archi-new is a huge contains The largest site for AutoCAD files free Dwd, fichier Cad, dwg trueview.