Monday, December 12, 2011

Update: Jacob Javits Convention Center Revitalization

The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York City’s primary venue for trade shows and conventions is undergoing severely needed renovations. Phase One of the revitalization plan includes: updating the building enclosure with a new high-performance curtain-wall and skylights; a highly insulating 6.75-acre green roof; and, new mechanical and electrical systems that will reduce energy consumption by 26%.

 See the incredible Construction Sequencing Video: