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Other News2019-10-21T16:09:30+00:00
OTHER NEWS

Celebrating Our Unrecognized Successes

Every now and then, we come across stories featuring some of the many amazing clients and projects we’ve had the pleasure of supporting, but unfortunately not all of these stories mention Lehrer Cumming’s involvement. Included below are a collection of such news items we are proud to share now.

Governor Cuomo Announces Completed Construction of the Javits Center Expansion

May 12th, 2021|

Design-Build Project is On-Budget Despite COVID-Related Challenges New State-of-the-Art Spaces Will Provide a Boost to Hospitality and Tourism Industries Key Part of Governor Cuomo's Midtown West Redevelopment Plan  Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the construction completion of the historic $1.5 billion Jacob K. Javits Convention Center expansion, proving the effectiveness and efficiency of the design-building process in New York State. The massive project, which will add 1.2 million square feet of total event-related space on Manhattan's West Side, was completed on budget despite the challenges related to COVID-19. Expanding the Javits Center, which has operated as the busiest convention center in the United States, furthers Governor Cuomo's efforts to continue New York City's role as a leading tourism, hospitality and business destination, and the project serves as a key part of the Midtown West redevelopment plan, including the transformation of Pier 76 directly behind the six-block convention center. "Re-investing in on our infrastructure is critical to restarting our economy after COVID-19, and the expansion of the Javits Center will play a pivotal role in attracting people back to New York and supporting local businesses," Governor Cuomo said. "From operating as [...]