Staten Island Esplanade

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> Client: ………Economic Development of New York City
> Location:……Staten Island, New York
> Statistics:……12 identical units at 400 sq ft each
> Consultant:FTL Associates

As Senior architect with FTL/Happold, Andrew Formichella led the combined architectural/engineering team to design and produce this sculptural overlook element. It’s a choice location to view the New York City skyline from Staten Island.
Being on an overhead bus ramp, the structure needed to transmit the perpendicular structural loads into the existing structural system. This constraint drove the design process.
Working directly with the steel fabricator….

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