Impossible Builds

A Daring Design

Clip: Episode 4 | 3m 9s | Video has closed captioning.

Architect Gregg Pasquarelli and his team are eager to redefine the limits of skyscrapers — a design that will present unprecedented challenges to the building’s construction. In May 2015, led by Project Superintendent Anthony Vivelo, the construction team began digging out the foundation for the Skinny Skyscraper on Manhattan’s “Billionaire’s Row.”

Aired: 10/06/21

Rating: TV-G

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