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In the News – New York Times – River Campus

Rockefeller University Starts Its Expansion Over a Busy Highway   “Crammed hard against the Franklin D. Roosevelt Drive from 62nd Street to 68th Street on the Upper East Side, the university had limited space for new construction and no real … More »

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Installation of River Campus structure begins with delivery of first of 19 prefabricated modules

Installation of River Campus structure begins with delivery of first of 19 prefabricated modulesOne of the largest barge-mounted cranes on the East Coast will lift the extension’s structural skeleton into place, one section at a time. For safety reasons, the FDR Drive and East River Esplanade will be closed during lift operations, which will occur this summer during overnight hours. More »

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