383 Madison Avenue

This octagonal-shaped tower, built above an eight-story square podium base, was the World Headquarters for Bear Stearns Companies, Inc. Skidmore, Owings & Merrill is the architect.

VDA provided a full range of consulting services from conception design through construction for this 1,200,000 sq. ft. building with 47 floors. The building, which was completed in 2001, has a total of twenty-three (23) passenger elevators (eight in the low-rise bank serving the trading floors; seven in the mid-rise bank and eight in the high-rise bank). There also are two (2) service elevators serving all floors, and four (4) escalators.

Project Info

Service Type

New Construction


Hines, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, LLP


1.2 Million sf

Project Type


Equipment Type

Elevators, Escalators


New York, NY

Completion Year



$280 Million

Key Personnel

Hakan Tanyeri Chief Operating Officer of New Construction

Contact Info

Hakan Tanyeri
Chief Operating Officer of New Construction
120 Eagle Rock Avenue
Suite 310
East Hanover, NJ 07936

Phone: 973-994-9220
Fax: 973-994-9220