Big Digs*
Project Project Value Stage Target Start Date Target End Date Highlights
Cornell University-Technion Israel Institute of Technology’s applied sciences campus $2 billion Design development Jan. 2015 2037 The team is in the process of selecting an architect to design CornellNYC Tech’s first core academic building.
Domino Sugar plant redevelopment $1.5 billion Pre-development 2013 2023 Plans call for the site to include four waterfront towers, 373,000 sq ft of retail, office and community space, and a four-acre park and esplanade.
Hudson Yards redevelopment $12 billion Pre-construction of first tower Fall 2012 2022 26-acre development to include office and residential towers, 750,000 sq ft of retail space, a school, cultural center and 12 acres of open space.
New York Public Library main branch renovation $1 billion Schematic design 2013 2017-2018 Renovation of Stephen A. Schwarzman Building at Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street
Bayonne $1 billion Pre-design Mid-2013 N/A Raising roadway to 215 ft from 151 ft. Environmental review process completed.
George Washington $1 billion- $1.2 billion Planning 2013 2021 Suspension cable replacement, steel repair and replacement of two sidewalks
Goethals $1 billion Planning 2013 2017 Bridge replacement RFPs issued for developers
Kosciuszko $800 million Development 2014 2019 Bridge replacement. Four designs are being considered.
Tappan Zee $5.2 billion Pre-design N/A N/A Bridge replacement. Four of five design-build teams have been shortlisted for the job.
*Select mega-projects planned to start this year or beyond. Source: Company reports and interviews. N/A (not available)