Brooklyn Navy Yard reveals expanded master plan


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            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/2f/2fbef133563522264c662f70f1e46da5.jpeg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><em>This week, the Navy Yard released new renderings and an expanded master plan that shows a 30-year plan for the complex. Developed with the multidisciplinary design firm WXY, the master plan includes three new buildings totaling 5.1 million square feet [...]. The plan also includes increased public access to the complex, including retail and open space, and improved wayfinding and circulation. The expected cost is $2.5 billion, coming on the heels of a nearly complete $1 billion expansion.</p></em><br /><br /><p><em>Curbed New York</em> has a lengthy piece up about the recently unveiled new master plan for the&nbsp;300-acre Brooklyn Navy Yard megadevelopment.

Rendering: bloomimages; Image via BNYDC/WXY architecture + urban design

Members of the public are invited to join a series of tours of new projects (including BLDG 77 & New Lab by Marvel Architects as well as S9 Architecture‘s newly opened Dock 72) and a presentation of the

master plan by representatives from the Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation and WXY + architecture + design tomorrow, October 2, from 4 – 7:30pm. The event Anchoring Manufacturing: Brooklyn Navy Yard is presented by the Urban Design Forum and requires prior registration.

Rendering: bloomimages; Image via BNYDC/WXY architecture + urban design

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