American Copper Buildings

Construction is set to be completed in 2017 on the newly named American Copper Buildings. The project, which is led by JDS Development and designed by SHoP Architects, consists of two tilting towers sheathed in copper and glass, and connected 300 feet in the air by a skybridge. When complete, the building, with its glass…

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Skybridge with a pool will link pair of manhattan towers by SHoP

JDS Development and SHoP Architects are pushing boundaries with the unique design of the American Copper Buildings. Inspired by the Statue of Liberty and the Leaning Tower of Pisa, it consists of two copper-clad structures that bend away from one another while being linked by an amenities-rich skybridge. Described as “dancing” towers, the American Copper…

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The world’s tallest copper-clad towers will be linked by a sky bridge that’s also a lap pool

When JDS Development’s American Copper Buildings are completed, they will be the tallest copper-clad towers in the world. The NYC real estate developers behind the project have ensured that the buildings are exceptional in more ways than one; there’s a 75-foot lap pool that spans the skybridge, and rooftop generators that provide each apartment with…

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