Brooklyn's first supertall skyscraper officially reaches its full height
Not your average supertall
Up, Up, Up in the Brooklyn Tower
"You're about to see Brooklyn like you've never seen it before." Michael Stern, CEO and Founder of JDS
"Some towers grab height. This one earns it."
9 DeKalb reviewed by Justin Davidson in his article 'Will Brooklyn Finally Get a World-Class Skyline?'
Building Know-How: Craft
Learn about the craftsmanship of the interiors of 111 West 57th Street, designed by Studio Sofield
Building Know-How: Facades
A new building’s facade requires a complex, international dance of fabricators and supply chains in order to take shape above a city's skyline
Stella Tower Crown Restoration
JDS documents the painstaking process of recreating the Art Deco ornament that completes Stella Tower’s conversion
Building Know-How: Facade Innovation
JDS documents the complex facade installation process for the tower of 111 West 57th Street, one of the tallest towers in manhattan and most slender residential skyscrapers in the world.
Building Know-How: Skybridge
This piece introduces the skybridge at 626 First Avenue in New York City, and explains the feats of engineering and planning that helped it take shape.