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Height: Architectural 224.8 m / 738 ft
Height: To Tip 224.8 m / 738 ft
Floors Above Ground 62
Floors Below Ground 2
# of Elevators 6
Top Elevator Speed 6.1 m/s
Tower GFA 51,434 m² / 553,631 ft²
# of Apartments 426
# of Hotel Rooms 86


Official Name ARO
Other Names Roseland Tower, 239 West 52nd Street, 242 West 53rd Street
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City New York City
Street Address & Map 242 West 53rd Street
Postal Code 10019
Building Function residential
Structural Material concrete
Proposed 2013
Construction Start 2015
Completion 2018
Official Website ARO
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Regional Ranking #140 Tallest in North America
City Ranking #53 Tallest in New York City

Companies Involved

Developer Algin Management
Design CetraRuddy Architecture
Structural Engineer
Design DeSimone Consulting Engineers
MEP Engineer
Design Cosentini Associates; The Clarient Group
Other Consultant
• Acoustics Shen Milsom Wilke, Inc.
• Civil Langan Engineering
• Environmental Langan Engineering
Façade Buro Happold
• Geotechnical Langan Engineering
• Land Surveyor Langan Engineering
• Landscape Balmori Associates Landscape and Urban Design
• Marketing Knightsbridge Strategies
Material Supplier
• Cladding BVGlazing Systems

CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH New York Tours ARO
20 Jun 2018 – Event Report

CTBUH Releases Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2018
Dec 2018 – CTBUH News Report

Research Papers

Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2018
Dec 2018 – CTBUH Journal 2019 Issue I

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