Steel

250 Bowery is Kaput

Posted April 9, 2010 at 6:33 am

One year ago, financial woes over a new eight-story, eco-friendly Bowery hotel plagued FLAnk Architects to the point of foreclosure. In that time, 250 Bowery has slowly decayed into a veritable urban wasteland.  A dormant pit of doom defined by overgrowth, rusty steel pylons, and errant trash. At least YOINK is still there!

60 Orchard Street Boasts New Steel

Posted December 28, 2009 at 6:11 am

Now that work has been reactivated at 60 Orchard Street, signs of progress are clearly visible from street level.  As crews clear out the mangled ground level of this four-story brick building, up above, new steel beams are poking through the roof.