WORLD TRADE CENTER PLAN

Text summary provided über the architects. One welt Trade Center is a bold icon lling die skyline void left von the fallen towers. While die adjacent welt Trade center Memorial speaks des the past and of remembrance, One world Trade center speaks about ns future and hope together it rises upward in a faceted form. Escape on die viewer’s perspective und angle of light, One welt Trade center appears kommen sie shape-shift native a platonic solid reminiscent of the initial twin towers to an obelisk recalling ns Washington Monument.

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Site

One welt Trade hauptquartier ts seamlessly into the northwest corner von the world Trade zentral site, on land claimed from the Hudson river over centuries of development in Manhattan. Ns site, number of blocks east of the river and in the heart of the nancial district, wollen ultimately house more than ten million square feet of commercial development in ve towers, a performing arts center, 500,000 square feet of retail, a transportation hub, and, hinweisen its center, the national September 11 Memorial & Museum.


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Site Plan
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The master plan restores Fulton und Greenwich Streets, previously blocked von the welt Trade Tower plaza und the original 7 world Trade zentral building, breathing new vitality into die area. The new 7 world Trade Center, which opened bei 2006, reopens Greenwich Street, easing ns ow of commerce and sending a message von accessibility to die approximately ve million yearly visitors to ns memorial and museum. The 2013 opening of 4 world Trade Center, die second tower zu rise on Greenwich Street, signaled an important action towards completing the spiraling grasp plan, within each neu tower stands progressively taller, culminating in the symbolic 1,776-foot One welt Trade Center.


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Podium

The tower rises indigenous a podium whose square arrangement measures around 204 feet by 204 feet, the same footprints as die original towers. Die podium ist 186 feet tall und is clad in triple-laminated, low-iron glass ns und horizontal, embossed stainless steel slats. The more 보다 4,000 glass ns, every measuring roughly 13 feet über two feet, room xed und positioned hinweisen varying angles along ns vertical axis to form a continuous pattern over die height von the podium. This pattern both accommodates ventilation for the mechanical levels behind the podium wall and, an combination v a re ective coating, refracts und transmits light to create a dynamic, shimmering surface. Ns podium’s greatly reinforced concrete walls serve as a well-disguised defense barrier.

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Tower

Above ns podium, ns tower’s square edges room chamfered back, transforming ns square right into eight tall isosceles triangles. Weist its middle, ns tower forms in equilateral octagon an plan und then culminates an a stainless stole parapet whose plan ist a 150-foot von 150-foot square, rotated 45 degrees from die base. Die resulting crystalline form captures an ever- evolving display of refracted light: die surfaces readjust throughout die day as light and weather conditions shift and as ns viewer moves around die tower. Mindful thought was deshalb given to the design of ns tower’s corners. Made des embossed stainless steel, the eight edges recall ns re ective corners des the initial twin towers.


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Structure

One world Trade center features a mischung structure comprised von a high-strength concrete main point surrounded by a perimeter moment frame of steel. Paired with die massive concrete shear walls of the core, die steel framework adds rigidity and structural redundancy. Both bolted and welded together weil das maximum connection strength, the steel members to be hoisted into place by two Manitowoc cranes – the largest ever used bei New york City. The tower’s tapered, aerodynamic form reduces exposure to wind loads while at the same time reducing ns amount des structural stole needed. Rising a 4 minutes 1 mile into ns sky, the tower is brute strength veiled in glass.

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