The Building Structure Of The Freedom Tower

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The Freedom Tower also known as “One World Trade Center” is the tallest skyscraper in the western hemisphere, and the fifth tallest skyscraper in our planet earth. The building structure consists of 104 stories can also be described as the North Tower of the original World Trade Center. The Building location is 285 Fulton Street, Manhattan New York, United States 10007, as depicted in the map below Figure 1.

Figure 1- Location of One World Trade Center

Some of the important clients that participated in the Preparation and construction of the “Freedom Tower” include multiple Engineering firms, architects, construction mangers, and numerous Cad Technicians for modeling. All major clients are portrayed in Figure 2- Table of Major Clients.

Table of Major Clients
Architects Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, LLP David M. Childs, FAIA Design Partner T.J. Gottesdiener, FAIA Managing Partner Carl Galioto, FAIA Technical Partner Kenneth A. Lewis, RA Project Manager Jeffrey D. Holmes, AIA Senior Designer Reiner Bagnato, AIA Senior Technical Architect
Construction Manger Tishman Construction Corporations
Structural Engineers Cantor Seinuk Group
Schlaich Bergmann and Partner GbR
Sustainability Consultants Jaros Baum & Bolles, Inc.
Civil & Transportation Engineer Philip Habib & Associates
Geotechnical Engineer Mueser Rutledge Consulting
Cad Technicians Radii

Figure 2- Table of Major Clients

Structure

The robust, redundant steel moment frame, consisting of…
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