One World Observatory

LEED for Commercial Interiors Platinum Certified

  • Building Type: Observatory (Mixed Use Office Retail)
  • Building Size: 75,555 Square Feet
  • Location: Manhattan, NY
  • Owner: Port Authority
  • Architect: Montroy | Anderson | DeMarco
  • MEP Engineer: AMA Consulting
  1. Selected Sustainability Features:
  2. Over 40% reduction in potable water usage
  3. Over 40% reduction in lighting power density
  4. Extensive use of ENERGY STAR certified equipment to give the visitors an unforgettable experience while being exceptionally energy efficient
  5. Extensive incorporation of recycled materials, as well as building materials harvested and manufactured regionally.
  6. Combination of low-VOC building materials and furniture and excellent ventilation and air filtration infrastructure provides exceptional indoor air quality and occupant comfort, as well as additional ventilation.
  7. Green cleaning program to minimize negative effects of harsh, corrosive, and caustic chemicals on occupants as well as the environment.
  8. Low-VOC building materials, paints, and flooring to contribute to maintaining exceptional indoor air quality for occupant comfort.
  9. Occupant-oriented thermal comfort and lighting design and verification to ensure optimal occupant comfort
  10. Committed to a multi-year renewable energy contract, showing commitment to supporting clean energy
  11. Tracked over 90% of construction waste diverted from landfills.
  12. Development location promotes community connectivity by being situated near multiple subway stations