News & Insights

July 29, 2022
PinDrop Sound Simulation and Audiovisual Suite Featured in Crain’s New York Business

Cara Eisenpress of Crain’s New York Business published “Why engineering firm AKRF built the quietest room in Midtown,” featuring our PinDrop sound simulation and audiovisual suite. Just as the architectural…

July 27, 2022
The Tribeca Trib Reports on Habitat Monitoring Program by AKRF and Partners

The Tribeca Trib reported on efforts to restore the Hudson River’s oyster population to diversify the river’s species population and improve water quality. The monitoring program is being conducted by…

July 26, 2022
Jackie Robinson Museum Opens in Manhattan

AKRF provided transportation planning for the new 20,000-square-foot Jackie Robinson Museum in Lower Manhattan. The museum was designed by Gensler and Ralph Appelbaum Associates, and developed by the Jackie Robinson…

July 26, 2022
Pennsylvania Station Area Civic and Land Use Improvement Project Approved

Empire State Development approved the General Project Plan for the Pennsylvania Station Area Civic and Land Use Improvement Project, which will include 18 million square feet of commercial space surrounding…

July 21, 2022
The Overture Completed in White Plains

Trinity Financial celebrated the completion of The Overture in White Plains, a new 129-unit affordable and workforce housing building designed by Marvel. AKRF led civil and geotechnical engineering, site  assessment/remediation…

July 20, 2022
5 World Trade Center Plan Approved by Empire State Development

The development of a 1.5 million-square-foot mixed-use building at 5 World Trade Center was approved by Empire State Development. AKRF led environmental review for the project, as we have for…

July 20, 2022
Topping-Out Celebrated for 2856 Webster Avenue in the Bronx

Douglaston Development celebrated the topping-out of 2856 Webster Avenue in the Bronx, the first phase of a two-building affordable and supportive housing development in partnership with the New York Botanical…

July 20, 2022
Kevin Flynn Presents for Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission Water Resource Center

Kevin Flynn presented “Increasing Stormwater Resiliency Through Innovative Codes & Ordinances” for the Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission Water Resource Center. The presentation focused on our work for the City of Pittsburgh.