Construction & Design

Banker wins Vanderbilt steel contract

SL Green Realty Corp. has awarded Lynchburg, VA-based Banker Steel the structural steel framing contract for the prestigious One Vanderbilt project in New York City. One Vanderbilt will be a new, 1,464 ft. high, 1.6 million square feet office tower...

Linda O'Flanagan

Death trench foreman found guilty

A foreman who failed to get workers out of an excavation trench that collapsed and killed a man has been found guilty of criminally negligent homicide. Wilmer Cueva, 51, ignored warnings about unsafe — and illegal — conditions at the site, which...

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Newly redesigned Astor Place officially opened

The official unveiling of the redesigned Astor Place and Cooper Square took place today. The renovated plazas and walkways transform the popular area with  public amenities and plantings, traffic-calming measures, storm-ready landscaping, and...

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