NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Suffolk, one of the most successful, privately held building contractors in the country, recently celebrated the topping off of the 222 East 44th Street project, a 43-story mixed-use residential building located in New York City.
Developed by BLDG Management and designed by Handel Architects, the high-end luxury tower is envisioned to be a residential building with state-of-the-art amenities and a sleek design associated with a modern lifestyle. The completed tower will have 429 units, 87 of them being affordable, and a combination of studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom apartments.
The building amenities will include a fitness center, pool, spa, underground parking, basketball court, communal gardens/roof deck, lobby lounge area, children’s playroom, game room, movie screening room, and onsite laundry.
“This is a significant development that will enable residents of the Midtown East neighborhood to be right in the heart of an area well known for providing office space for thriving companies,” said Charles Avolio, President and General Manager of Suffolk’s New York Region. “We’re excited to be involved in this incredible project and bring our innovative ‘build smart’ approach to construction management.”
The Suffolk team is implementing its “build smart” approach by leveraging the latest Lean Construction principles and Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) to enhance team-wide collaboration, eliminate waste and increase efficiencies on the project.
Suffolk is managing construction of the 222 East 44th Street project in a joint venture with Noble Construction Group. Construction is scheduled for completion in June 2018.
For more information about Suffolk’s build smart approach, visit www.suffolk.com.
Suffolk is one of the most successful privately held building contractors in the country. With annual revenue of $2.9 billion, Suffolk provides preconstruction, construction management, design-build and general contracting services to clients in the healthcare, science and technology, education, federal government and commercial sectors. Engineering News-Record ranked Suffolk #27 on its 2016 national list of “Top 400 Contractors.” Suffolk’s corporate office is based in Boston, Massachusetts, and the company has a strong national presence with main offices throughout the Northeast, Southeast and West regions.
Suffolk is committed to delivering its “build smart” approach to construction management on every project. The company’s project teams provide clients comprehensive planning services, innovative solutions and technologies and proven processes, such as Lean Construction principles and Virtual Design and Construction (VDC), to deliver the most complex building construction projects on schedule and on budget, with minimal risk.
Suffolk is a community-conscious organization dedicated to environmentally friendly and sustainable business practices, and is committed to making a positive impact in its local communities through grassroots volunteer work, employee fundraising and corporate giving. For more information, visit www.suffolk.com and/or follow Suffolk on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Flickr, YouTube, Instagram and our Build Smart Blog.