Gallery: Delancey Underground Signs With Arup Engineering to Complete F...

Arup's work with the Low Line will involve a wide arrange of the firm's skill set, including geotechnical engineering, structural/mechanical/electrical/plumbing engineering, lighting, acoustics, traffic, wayfinding, fire/life safety, and cost estimating consulting. Arup Marketing Manager Kyle Fisher also noted that the term "feasibility" should be clarified, as the term seems to question the viability of the project. "In the architecture/engineering industry, a feasibility study seeks to identify the issues that the design team will face to ensure that unforeseen issues will not arise later down the line," says Fisher.

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  1. mikeoffer March 31, 2012 at 11:48 am

    Expand your mass transit underground. Please put your parks in thew sunlight. Underground contained space create exponential air quality issues for its occupants/users. or the alternative, consumes vast quantities of energy attempting to- ventilate, light, control moisture… A cute, quaint, novel idea but VERY irresponsible for professional designers and engineers. Rather a showing of proffessional inability,or perhaps disregard, to integrate All aspects and consequences of attempting this type of structure. Go down to your local REI or such, and develope and support ways to enjoy the great OUTDOORS in any season. Reclaim land by removing some of your obsolete buildings,(while recycling their materials of course.)Accumylate an interconnected series of outdoor parks and enjoy.