520 West 28th Street, located in West Chelsea, Manhattan, is a notable luxury multifamily high-rise designed by the renowned architect Zaha Hadid. The building, one of Hadid's final projects, stands out with its unique architectural style and is situated beside the High Line elevated park. It encompasses 39 unique residential units spread across 189,000 square feet. The development by Related Companies emphasizes luxury combined with accessibility, featuring high-end fixtures and appliances, automated windows, indoor swimming pools, and other recreational facilities. Each unit is meticulously designed to incorporate elements of accessible and adaptable design, ensuring luxury and accessibility coexist seamlessly.
Steven Winter Associates, Inc. provided comprehensive accessibility consulting services for the project, including plan reviews, field inspections, and technical assistance, to ensure compliance with accessibility standards. The firm also delivered LEED Fundamental and Enhanced commissioning services, contributing to the project's LEED certification by verifying the efficient and reliable performance of the building's energy-related systems.
This building represents a significant addition to New York City's architectural landscape, continuing the legacy of Zaha Hadid with its innovative design and attention to detail.