Archinect - News 2014-04-16T03:44:08-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/46823049/one-world-trade-center-to-become-nyc-s-tallest-building-today One World Trade Center to become NYC's tallest building...today! Alexander Walter 2012-04-30T13:28:00-04:00 >2012-05-01T23:19:15-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/9e/9e2c346f07c567c7bebd65b7dc594255.jpg" width="514" height="289" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>More than a decade after a terrorist attack brought down New York's twin towers, their under-construction replacement will become the city's tallest building on Monday. The placement of a column of the 100th floor will bring the colossal new steel structure of One World Trade Center tower to a height of 1,271 feet &ndash; surpassing the frame of the Empire State Building, which is currently New York's tallest skyscraper, by 21 feet.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/38169535/wanna-buy-the-empire-state-building-really Wanna buy the Empire State Building? Really. Alexander Walter 2012-02-15T12:50:00-05:00 >2012-02-16T10:16:03-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/48/485890db1601a516216ff2639970e5ac.jpg" width="514" height="286" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Forget Facebook, I've got a whole new IPO for you. The owners of the Empire State Building filed papers to go public this week.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/20415936/empire-state-building-achieves-leed-gold-certification Empire State Building Achieves LEED Gold Certification MikeChino 2011-09-14T13:44:58-04:00 >2011-09-14T14:23:58-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ag/agkdx7vfhbgjrlfj.jpg" width="514" height="344" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>It&rsquo;s official &mdash; the Empire State Building has been awarded LEED Gold certification. Thanks to a massive green overhaul that took more than two years, the landmark is now the tallest building in the United States to receive LEED certification.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>