ENR New York is hard at work compiling our list of Top Starts for 2010, a list of projects—ranked by project value—that broke ground within the 2010 calendar year. The full list, with project and team descriptions, will appear in ENR New York’s March 7, 2011 issue. For now, we’d like to share a sneak peak at the top projects listed to date. Feel free to share any thoughts on the list or any possible additions that you would suggest.


1) World Trade Center Transit Hub

New York, NY



2) 3 World Trade Center

New York, NY



3) 4 World Trade Center

New York, NY



4) Madison Square Garden Renovation

New York, NY



5) Public Safety Answering Center II

Bronx, NY

$550,000,000 (construction cost)


6) World Trade Center PATH Train Station

New York, NY



7) Canon Americas Headquarters Project

Melville, NY



8) Barclays Center

Brooklyn, NY



9) The New School University Center

New York, NY



10) Water Siphons Replacement Between Brooklyn and Staten Island

New York, NY



11) Princeton University Neuroscience and Psychology Complex

Princeton, NJ



12) Hamilton Avenue Material Transfer Station

Brooklyn, NY



13) Manhattan Bridge Reconstruction

New York, NY



14) Kew Gardens Interchange, Contract 1

Queens, NY



15) Rutgers University New Livingston Housing Project

Piscataway, NJ



16) Montclair State University Residence Halls

Montclair, NJ



17) The United Illuminating Central Facility

Orange, CT



18) Via Verde – The Green Way

Bronx, NY



19) The Museum for African Art ' Condominium (1280 Fifth Ave.)

New York, NY



20) Bloomberg LLP - 731 Floors 21-29

New York, NY


21) St. Mary's Hospital for Children Expansion 

Bayside, NY 


22) Lake Champlain Bridge Replacement 

Crown Point, NY 


23) Princeton Theological Seminary, New Graduate Housing

Princeton, NJ 


24) (tie) Department of Health & Mental Hygiene Headquarters

Long Island City, NY 


24) (tie) NYU Tisch Elevators 

New York, NY 


24) (tie) Signature Theater Center

New York, NY 


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Editor-in-Chief, Bruce Buckley


Editorial Assistant, Carolina Worrell


Publisher, Seth Horowitz