Avoiding Responsibilities

Lawsuits in the modern age are a dime-a-dozen. However, lawsuits involving a former mobster, a fatal structural collapse, and a prestigious United States university are a bit more rare. Columbia University’s controversial building projects in Harlem, one of New York’s...

Media versus Builders

 The new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge (left), still under construction Caltrans, the name for the California Department of Transportation, has called for the retraction of a recent Sacramento Bee investigative piece that claims the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay...

An Expensive View

A modern apartment with a view of central park How much would you pay for a duplex penthouse apartment overlooking Central Park in downtown New York City? If the number thought of is more than $115 million dollars, then the One57, a 90-storey residential skyscraper in...

Green Above Grime

Recently, Structural News brought you the story of the Bethlehem Steel Administration Building and its slated demolition. The building sits over a large swath of land which at one time housed a steel manufacturing plant that in the mid-1960s employed 20,000 American...