30 East 31st Street
This new 40-story residential building is comprised of concrete flat plate slab with a lateral system of shear walls and beam-column moment frames. The building has an aspect ratio of 1:13. In order to make the building comfortable for the tenants, its design includes a tuned mass damper at the top of the building and incorporates the distinctive architectural lattice feature of the façade into the lateral system.
ArchitectMorris Adjmi Architects
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