Al Abbar Group has been awarded the design & engineering and supply of Aluminium & Glazing Materials for the external envelope of 520 FIFTH AVE., New York, NY 10036, USA.
520 Fifth Avenue is likely to be the first skyscraper residential structure along Fifth Avenue to top 75 floors. The project will rise in the heart of Midtown, one street away from the eastern end of Bryant Park.
Owner: Rabina Properties
Architect: Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
Consultants: DeSimone Consulting Engineers
General Contractor: Suffolk Constructions
Façade Contractor: Alubuild, USA / Al Abbar North America
Façade Design & Supply Partner: Al Abbar Group, Dubai, UAE
Scope: Design & Engineering, Manufacturing and Supply of Unitized Curtain Wall with snow & ice retention clips, Stick Curtainwall, Skylight, Aluminum Wall Cladding, Aluminum Coping, Fire Rated Steel Curtain Wall, Glass Balustrades, Bronze Cladding, Back structure of Terracotta Wall Cladding and Canopies.