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Developments Continue in One World Trade Center Suit

Architecture firm Skidmore, Owings and Merrill (SOM) filed a motion to dismiss the suit of architect Jeehoon Park, who claims the firm stole his design for the One World Trade Center. SOM filed its motion on September 8. The first … Continue reading

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Architect Says SOM Ripped off His Design for One World Trade Center

An architect in Georgia has sued Skidmore, Owings and Merrill (SOM), claiming the renowned firm stole a design he created as a graduate student and implemented it at the glassy One World Trade Center. Last week, Jeehoon Park filed a … Continue reading

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Happy New Year: A Look Back at the Top Stories of 2015

With 2015 coming to a close this week, USGNN.com™ is again taking a look back at the top headlines of the past year. Listed below are our most-read stories on the web over the past 12 months. Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® Acquires C.R. … Continue reading

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One World Trade Center in a Glass of its Own

New York City’s One World Trade Center is one of the tallest buildings in the world. And, at least according to one organization that knows a thing or two about tall buildings, it’s one of the best. The Council on … Continue reading

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One World Trade Center Window Undergoes an Unplanned Alteration

A little more than a week after One World Trade Center officially opened for business, the building’s massive curtainwall had an opening of its own—albeit an unwelcome one. Wednesday, two window washers found themselves 68 stories up in a scaffold … Continue reading

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