Gallery: One World Trade Center Is Now the Most Expensive New Office To...

The greatly anticipated One World Trade Center is now the most expensive new office tower in the world. An additional $700 million in estimated costs is bringing the total cost of 1 WTC to almost $3.8 billion. What’s more is that many of these extra millions are being tacked on due to a design flaw. According to the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, the necessary loading dock for tenants to move in will not be completed on time, so five temporary loading docks must be built, jacking the cost up by millions.

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  1. fredca February 8, 2012 at 10:55 am

    That doesn’t sound like a “Design” flaw..sounds like a contractor flaw.