Client: Governors Island Trust
Collaboration: West 8, ValleyCrest, Stantec Engineering, Bedford Carp
Location: Governors Island, New York, USA
Completion Date: 2015
Construction Budget: +$250,000
Artist Rendering Credit: West 8
Photo Credit: Bedford Carp
Slides by: Richter Spielgeräte GmbH/A.P.E.
Governors Island in New York City’s harbour is undergoing a massive transformation to become a landmark destination of the 21st century. Master planned by West8, Earthscape is a design/build partner for the Slide Hill alongside General Contractor ValleyCrest and Engineering firm Stantec Consulting. Slide Hill will be built in early fall and is one of four hills overlooking the New York City skyline.