Project
1717 Broadway
Location: New York, NY
Architect: Nobutaka Ashihara
Client: Granite Broadway Development LLC
Services: Energy
Exterior Wall
Renewable
Roofing
Monitoring
Property: Hospitality
Size: 340,000
1717 Broadway located in Midtown West is comprised of two hotel brands stacked one above the other, which combine for 639 rooms total. Each brand features dedicated rooftop terraces, bars and lounges, health spas, and meeting rooms. This iconic high-rise structure, just north of Times Square, is the tallest hotel-only building in the Western Hemisphere, standing at 754 feet, with 69 floors. Its design by Nobutaka Ashihara Architects and WSP Cantor Seinuk entails poured reinforced concrete superstructure with tubular inner core design and two outrigger floors, and a highly-designed facade comprised of highly reflective glass and IGU panel CTW system. Materials were globally sourced including: glass from China, aluminum IGU fabricated in Thailand, as well as products from Mexico, Japan, Vietnam, Germany, and Canada.