Empire Stores is being developed by 55 Water LLC, and being designed by Studio V Architecture (Project Architect). Spiezle is providing LEED consulting services for the Empire Stores Redevelopment on the Brooklyn waterfront. The project is a 370,000 SF redevelopment of a cluster of historic warehouses located on the Brooklyn waterfront. The project is preserving the historic building shell and adapting the structures to be a vibrant mixed-use destination at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge. More
Empire Stores will combine ground floor retail, restaurant and entertainment with open loft style offices on the upper floors, crowned by a new double-story events space surrounded by terraces with unobstructed views of the East side of Manhattan. Renderings provided by Studio V Architecture. The project is seeking LEED Gold Core and Shell Certification.