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FDNY Marine Company 01
Recent Architecture: Government

Architect
CR Studio Architects PC
Dates
  • Constructed, 2011
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Marine Company 01 - Jon Dreyfous
Description
MC1 is a publicly commissioned homeland-security facility for the Fire Department of New York City in partnership with the Hudson River Park Trust. The project will house Manhattan's last remaining fireboat company.

Located on Pier 53 on the Hudson River, the project is an agglomeration of varied programs, including an existing recycling depot and a future park.

The surge of the Hudson, reflected river light, shifting winds and tidal patterns register the passage of time as well as its con...
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Location
Pier 53
13th Avenue & Bloomfield Street
New York, NY 10014
United States

Pier 53, at the western end of Bloomfield street
Nearby Items
Department of Sanitation Manhattan Districts733 feet
Gansevoort Marine Transfer Station763 feet
American Seamen's Friend Society Sailors' Home & Institute0.3 miles
Whitney Museum of American Art (new)0.3 miles
The Standard, New York0.3 miles
Jane Hotel0.3 miles
Digital Empathy0.3 miles