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Moderate rehabilitation of two 6-story pre-war buildings, with upgrades of the plumbing and electrical systems and the replacement of all existing kitchens and bathrooms.
CPC green financing, WAP and NYSERDA funding were used to implement energy efficiency measures, such as replacement of the existing steam heating system with hot water heating.
East 69th Street,
3-story addition above an existing townhouse for conversion to a mixed-use commercial, community facility and residential building.
A new 6-story curtain wall façade will allow the restored existing façade to remain visible, while rooftop thermal and photovoltaic panels improve the efficiency of the new building.
East 231st Street,
Winner of 2013 ICF
“Best in Class” Multi-family Award
Completed 3-story building with (15) 1- & 2-bedroom affordable rental units. The units are laid out to provide cross-ventilation and maximize the number of kitchens with windows.
Participation in the NYSERDA low-rise multi-family performance program.
West 26th Street ,
Design AIDD is the Building Architect and is responsinble for the conversion and merging of this 10 and 12-story Landmarked factory building located in the West Chelsea Highline District into Galleries, Offices and Artist Studios.
Design AIDD coordinates all tenant spaces, and verifies NYC code compliance. A new luxury Caretaker’s apartment with panoramic Hudson River views was also created.
487 Keap Street in Williamsburg, Brooklyn off the BQE was originally a factory building on the verge of being demolished. Design AIDD in collaboration with the structural engineering firm Severud Associates was able to rehabilitate the existing brick exterior wall and the interior floors.
The 5-story manufacturing building is being converted into a 6-story, 51 unit high-end apartment rental building with the addition of a sixth floor and will be completed in 2013.
Andrea Harris, AIA,
LEED-AP BD+C | President
Andrea has over 27 years of experience at various prominent New York firms in computer aided design, construction documents and quality control for various residential, commercial, justice facilities, industrial and institutional buildings, both in new construction and renovation; from design to completion.
Associate AIA | Vice President
Ian has over 22 years of experience both in New York and in India. He has extensive knowledge of every stage of design and construction of both luxury and affordable mixed-used and multi-family housing projects in New York City. His expertise extends from conceptual design through construction administration.
Associate AIA | Vice President
David has over 23 years of experience in all aspects of housing and mixed-use construction in New York City. He has completed the preliminary & final zoning analyses on countless projects, also ensuring that designs comply with building codes, and executing the final review of projects prior to Department of Buildings submission.
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New York, NY 10001
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