News & Insights

January 12, 2021
Offshore Wind Manufacturing Facility Planned for Paulsboro Marine Terminal

AKRF was proud to play a role in Ørsted and EEW’s proposed $250 million offshore wind manufacturing factory to build steel monopiles at Paulsboro Marine Terminal in New Jersey. We provided…

January 12, 2021
100 MW Battery Storage Project Coming to Queens

AKRF is proud to support 174 Power Global in its partnership with Con Edison to develop the East River Energy Storage System, a 100 MW battery storage project ​in Astoria,…

January 07, 2021
National Steel Bridge Alliance Honors Two AKRF Projects

Two AKRF transportation projects received 2020 Prize Bridge Awards from the National Steel Bridge Alliance: the Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge won the Major Span National Award, and the Genesee…

January 04, 2021
Final Scope of Work Released for Empire Station Complex EIS

The Final Scope of Work was publicly released for the Empire Station Complex Environmental Impact Statement being led by AKRF on behalf of Empire State Development. The proposed project would…

January 04, 2021
Empire State Trail Completed Statewide

New York State announced completion of the Empire State Trail – now the longest multi-use state trail in the country at 750 total miles. As part of the Greenman-Pedersen consultant…

December 30, 2020
Moynihan Train Hall Opens in Manhattan

On December 30, 2020, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the grand opening of Moynihan Train Hall, a $1.6 billion project transforming the 100-year-old James A. Farley Building into a world-class…

December 16, 2020
New Grand Central Terminal Entrance Opens at One Vanderbilt

The MTA and SL Green Realty Corp. opened a new entrance to Grand Central Terminal at One Vanderbilt in Midtown Manhattan. AKRF prepared a VISWALK pedestrian simulation of the building’s…

December 15, 2020
Radio Tower & Hotel Tops-Out in Washington Heights

Construction has topped out on the Radio Tower & Hotel, a 22-story building at 2420 Amsterdam Avenue in Washington Heights, Manhattan, designed by MVRDV with Stonehill & Taylor and developed…