Nestled along the East River in New York City, the United Nations Headquarters has long been admired as the physical embodiment of global diplomacy and collaboration. Designed in 1947 by a collaborative team of esteemed architects including Le Corbusier, Wallace K. Harrison, and Oscar Niemeyer, the […]
Downtown museum expansion at the base of the High Line. Heintges has provided exterior envelope consulting services for all phases of design and construction, as well as envelope commissioning services and NYC DOB Special Inspections.
Designed by Ennead Architects, an 18-story laboratory building for Weill Cornell Medical Center fosters interdisciplinary research behind an advanced facade that references the crystalline glass vocabulary of the adjacent Weill Greenberg Center as well as the scale of the surrounding residential fabric. The north, east, […]
Bing Concert Hall is part of the Stanford Arts Initiative, the University’s Master Plan for new and upgraded arts facilities. The design for the new hall seamlessly intertwines architecture, acoustics and technology, creating a dialogue between the surrounding woods and the building’s compositional elements of […]
New nanotechnology research facility. Heintges served the architect as enclosure consultant from pre-design through construction administration.
A 61-story glass-and-steel tower at the southeast corner of the new World Trade Center site; the 947-foot-tall skyscraper will include 56 office floors (1.8 million square feet) and 5 floors of retail space. Heintges was engaged as the façade design consultant to the design architect during all phases of design and bidding, and during construction administration for the tower’s curtain wall and atrium/lobby enclosure.
Glass-enclosed convention center on New York City’s West Side Highway. In addition to continuous involvement in all phases for the complete replacement of the façade, Heintges was heavily involved in the on-site analysis and testing of the existing conditions. Heintges also assisted the architect with the parallel evaluation and development of an alternate refurbishment scheme during design…
A key component of the 230-acre Novartis campus in East Hanover, New Jersey, Maki and Associates’ oncology-focused research and office building reveals the surrounding landscape to its occupants through a curtain wall unobstructed by perimeter structural columns. The five-story building features three, two-story “community parks” […]
At the North American headquarters of global healthcare company Novartis, a 140,000-square-foot oncology office building designed by Weiss/Manfredi connects five floors of open work areas with an ascending spiral of double-height public spaces, nicknamed “living rooms,” that overlook the surrounding campus. Marked by column-free spans, […]
The Novartis Visitor Reception Center provides a dynamic sense of arrival for guests of the company’s 230-acre North American campus in East Hanover, New Jersey. Weiss/Manfredi designed the steel-framed pavilion to emerge from surrounding earth berms that form part of the campus landscape. Enclosed by insulated […]
The new Burberry flagship store was erected on the site of a former Burberry store on North Michigan Avenue. The curtain wall design evokes the classic Burberry Check realized in a complex, multi-layered rainscreen system of black fritted glass, mirror polished black oxidized stainless steel and concealed LED […]
The Brooklyn Botanic Garden Visitor Center, designed by Weiss/Manfredi Architects, is the centerpiece of the Garden’s Master Plan for its next 100 years of service. With an undulating facade in plan, it follows the contours of the existing berm into which the building is sited. Visitors […]
On the eastern slopes of the Hudson River Valley, Allied Works designed a residence, guesthouse, and private gallery that punctuate a 400-acre property in Dutchess County, New York. The main house sits at the opening of a large meadow, giving it expansive views of the […]
The bold, yet refined integration of glass and terra cotta at the National Museum of Jewish American History mirrors the project’s duality. An eighty-five-foot-high, light-filled atrium and historic location facing Philadelphia’s Independence Mall invites contemplative reflection while the terra-cotta ties the building to its neighboring […]
Arena Stage was founded in 1950 as a pioneering force in the regional American theater movement. In 2010, after nearly a decade of planning, design, and construction, it reopened with a facility that doubled its size. The new theater complex underscores the venue’s close relationship […]
A modern addition to the historic Columbia University campus, this multidisciplinary facility is primarily clad in anodized aluminum rainscreen panels that articulate the building’s truss structure. Heintges was engaged by the architects for the design and engineering of the full exterior envelope.
The new Academic Science Building at Medgar Evers College is the central hub of the expanding campus. Located near Prospect Park in Brooklyn, the facility is a centerpiece of cross-disciplinary collaboration housing the college’s School of Science, Health and Technology, classrooms, laboratories, offices, and an […]
The Rockefeller University Collaborative Research Center lives up to its namesake by bridging two existing buildings and providing additional meeting and gathering space for this dense urban campus. The glass curtain wall features a conical projection through the west facade that forms a six-story interior […]
A seven-story mixed-use building and student center, designed to replace Barnard College’s two-story McIntosh Center, provides the compact, urban campus with an illuminated focal point along its Broadway border. A skeptical board of trustees, partial to conventional brick-and-mortar, was persuaded by an all-glass facade design […]