609 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY
609 Fifth Avenue is a steel-framed office building, constructed in the 1920s. It is clad with limestone and ornamented with terra cotta masonry. SUPERSTRUCTURES was retained to inspect the facades and issue the 6th cycle of Local Law 11 Critical Examination Report. Limestone and brick masonry presented spot deterioration. The terra cotta units at the cornice required immediate stabilization followed by replacement and re-anchoring. The firm provided design, bidding and construction administration services for the restoration work.