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OHNY Preview: Sims Sunset Park Material Recovery Facility

Open House New York

Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

OHNY Preview: Sims Sunset Park Material Recovery...

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OHNY Preview: Sims Sunset Park Material Recovery Facility

OHNY Members-Only

Reservations begin on April 18 at 10 am

 
Tom Outerbridge, General Manager of Sims Municipal Recycling, and Annabelle Selldorf, Principal of Selldorf Architects, will lead a members-only preview of the Sunset Park Material Recovery Facility. Located on an 11-acre pier on Sunset Park’s waterfront, and built of 98% recycled steel, the facility will serve as the principal processing center for all of New York City’s curbside metal, glass, and plastic recyclables. The 140,000 sf complex includes the Tipping Building, where recyclables will arrive by barge, and an education center, where students willlearn about recycling.


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Photo: Nikolas Koening
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Open House New York

Open House New York (OHNY) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization. The mission of OHNY is to promote a greater appreciation of the city’s built environment; broaden public awareness by exposing diverse audiences to distinctive examples of architecture, engineering and design; educate and inspire discussion of issues of excellence in design, planning and preservation; and showcase outstanding new work as well as structures of historic merit. 

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