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111 West 57th Street
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Seen on April 25, 2020
Alternative names Steinway Tower
General information
Status Topped-out
Type Residential
Location 111 West 57th Street, New York, NY 10019
Coordinates 40°45′52″N 73°58′40″W / 40.76455°N 73.97765°W / 40.76455; -73.97765
Construction started 2014
Topped-out October 2019
Estimated completion 2021
Cost $2 billion
Architectural 1,428 ft (435 m)
Antenna spire 1,428 ft (435 m)
Top floor 91
Technical details
Structural system Concrete frame
Floor count 84
Lifts/elevators 14
Design and construction
Architect SHoP Architects
Developer JDS Development Group and Property Markets Group
Structural engineer WSP
New York City Landmark
Designated November 13, 2001
Reference no. 2100
Designated entity Steinway Hall facade
New York City Landmark
Designated September 10, 2013
Reference no. 2551
Designated entity Steinway Hall rotunda
111 West 57th Street

111 West 57th Street, also known as the Steinway Tower, is a building developed by JDS Development Group and Property Markets Group in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. It is a 84 story building 1,428 feet (438 meter) tall. It is located on 57th Street near Sixth Avenue.

This tower will be one of the tallest buildings in the United States after it is finished. It will be the thinnest building in the world with a width-to-height ratio of about 1:24. The north side of the building rises straight to the top. The south side of the building contains some step-backs near the top.

Construction began in early 2014. The building's roof was done in April 2019. It will open by 2021.

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