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Eric Hammerberg

Scott Henson Architect Names Eric Hammarberg as Associate Principal

Eric Hammarberg is excited to join Scott Henson Architect as Associate Principal and be a critical part of their team consciously connecting historic preservation and sustainability, linked by craftsmanship. “Their hands-on approach to their work - from sensitive use of materials, knowledgeable and inquisitive interaction with the team and sensitivity to client needs - is paramount,” says Eric. “It’s...

Jane Sanders

Scott Henson Architect Names Jane Sanders as Director of Sustainability

“Designing and living in a Passive House was a transformative experience for me,” says Jane Sanders, new Senior Associate and Director of Sustainability at Scott Henson Architect (SHA). “I was able to prove that beyond the energy savings, designing for sustainability can transform urban living. I live on a busy block in Brooklyn and the quiet, filtered fresh air, and...

The Union Carbide Building at 270 Park Ave NYC to Be Demolished

The Union Carbide Building at 270 Park Ave NYC to Be Demolished

In recent years growth has been slowing down and businesses are leaving Midtown East. Many of the buildings there are considered inefficient, out of date and, until very recently, limited in how they could be updated or modified to contain more commercial office space. After several years of work by city planners, development experts, preservation professionals, and other stakeholders, new...

The Iconic Chrysler Building is Up for Sale

The Iconic Chrysler Building is Up for Sale

An Art Deco masterpiece that has defined the Manhattan skyline for nearly 90 years is going up for sale in 2019. Currently co-owned by the Abu Dhabi Investment Council and New York property developer, Tishman Speyer, the Chrysler Building is expected to sell for as much as one billion dollars. The Chrysler Building is the eighth tallest building in New York City...