Courtesy of SHoP Architects Plan for $4.9-billion Atlantic Yards Project amended to fast-track construction of affordable housing units. By Nadine M. Post for ENR A 32-story modular high-rise, called B2 BKLYN, rises alongside the Barclays Center arena, which was the first building completed in the 22-acre sports village. Related Links: Developer Gambles on Modular High-Rise for Atlantic Yards Sports Village Green Light for Proposed Record-Tall Modular Building At Atlantic Yards Fancy Footwork to Steady the Course of Brooklyn's Atlantic Yards Sports Village New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo (D) recently announced a plan to accelerate construction of the residential components—including
The market is generally healthy and steadily growing, and margins are up for large specialty contractors. Further, advances in design tools and owner demand for collaboration are giving subcontractors a seat at the table early on in projects.