News & Insights

June 11, 2024
Delancey Street Pedestrian Bridge Installed Over FDR Drive

The New York City Department of Design and Construction successfully installed the Delancey Street Pedestrian Bridge over the FDR Drive in Manhattan as part of the $1.4 billion East Side…

June 07, 2024
Joseph Tyros, Peter Feroe, and Justin Baker Present at NYSSPE Annual Meeting

Joseph Tyros, Peter Feroe, and Justin Baker of AKRF presented “Planning, Designing and Constructing a Catskills Resort Destination” for the New York State Society of Professional Engineers. This case study…

June 06, 2024
Matt Manis and John Doherty Present at AIA Conference on Architecture and Design

What happens when you take a Bronx public school on a constrained site several feet from a noisy elevated subway line—and give it a high performance, fiber cement rainscreen clad…

June 03, 2024
Linh Do Discusses Green Fast Track Implementation

“With Green Fast Track now in effect, housing agencies and developers have additional certainty—and critical reductions—in the timeline and costs associated with environmental review for modest housing projects,” said AKRF’s…

June 01, 2024
Construction Starts on Marlboro Agricultural Education Center

AKRF prepared the CEQR Environmental Assessment Statement for a new 9,900-square-foot urban agriculture education center located at the Marlboro Houses complex in Gravesend, Brooklyn. The $18 million Marlboro Agricultural Education Center will…

May 28, 2024
Construction Underway on Tide Gate Bridge in Queens

Congratulations to the New York City Department of Design and Construction and NYC Parks on breaking ground for the $41 million reconstruction of Tide Gate Bridge in Flushing Meadows Corona Park….

May 23, 2024
Final Environmental Impact Statement Released for Atlantic Shores South

Congratulations to Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind LLC and the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management on releasing the Final Environmental Impact Statement for Atlantic Shores Project 1 and 2—collectively referred to…

May 16, 2024
Johari Pondt Featured by WTS Greater New York Chapter

Johari Pondt discussed equity, diversity, and inclusion with WTS.