731 Lexington Avenue
This 1.4 million sq. ft., 55-story building, with an adjacent 10-story podium, is located on a full block site between Lexington and Third Avenues and 58th and 59th Streets. Bloomberg anchors the office space on the first 20 floors; there is speculative office space from 21-29. In addition to 3 floors of retail in the base, there also are residential units on floors 32-55.
VDA provided full consulting services through construction administration for twenty-two (22) geared and gearless elevators and seven (7) hydraulic elevators, as well as two (2) hydraulic elevators and six (6) escalators for the retail space. The project was completed in 2004.