The Durst Organization won the right to be an equity partner with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey in 1 World Trade Center , the 1,776-foot tower under construction at the Ground Zero site in lower Manhattan.
The first skyscraper at lower Manhattan’s World Trade Center is set to open with two days of ceremonies to mark the renewal of the area after its destruction by terrorists. When the fanfare subsides, the task will be filling the 40 percent of the tower that’s empty.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey chose skyscraper builder Douglas Durst as an equity partner in 1 World Trade Center, the 1,776-foot tower under construction at the Ground Zero site in lower Manhattan.
Conde Nast Publications Inc., the publisher of Vogue and Golf Digest magazines, signed a lease to move its headquarters to downtown Manhattan’s 1 World Trade Center, slated to be the western hemisphere’s tallest building.