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The Hudson Yards - New Development, "Smart" Development

The Hudson Yards - New Development, "Smart" Development
The Hudson Yards - New Development, "Smart" Development , Diller Scofidio + Renfro's "Culture Shed" is awaiting approval, but other projects are already underway in the 28 Acre Hudson Yards development. Image © Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Rockwell Group
Diller Scofidio + Renfro's "Culture Shed" is awaiting approval, but other projects are already underway in the 28 Acre Hudson Yards development. Image © Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Rockwell Group

The largest private project New York City has seen in over 100 years may also be the smartest. In a recent article on Engadget, Joseph Volpe explores the resilience of high-tech ideas such as clean energy and power during Sandy-style storms. With construction on the platform started, the Culture Shed awaiting approval, and Thomas Heatherwick designing a 75-Million dollar art piece and park – the private project is making incredible headway. But with the technology rapidly evolving, how do investors know the technology won't become obsolete before its even built?

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Cite: Joseph Volpe. "The Hudson Yards - New Development, "Smart" Development " 18 May 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/507635/the-hudson-yards-new-development-smart-development/> ISSN 0719-8884

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