Chicago’s Jeanne Gang eyes SF skyline – San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

San Francisco Chronicle (blog)The local office of developer Tishman Speyer confirmed Thursday that it has hired Chicago’s Jeanne Gang to design a tower on one of the city-owned lots near…

San Francisco construction crew adds human skeleton to unique collection of … – Equipment World Magazine

San Francisco construction crew adds human skeleton to unique collection of …Equipment World MagazineWhile building the $1.9 billion Transbay Transit Center, described as a “Grand Central Station of the West,”…

Architect Jeanne Gang to design San Francisco tower – San Francisco Business Times

San Francisco Business TimesTishman Speyer has hired architect Jeanne Gang to design a building near the future Transbay Transit Center in San Francisco. Few details of the project, planned for…

Top female U.S. architect Jeanne Gang to design S.F. tower – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleThe local office of developer Tishman Speyer confirmed Thursday that it has hired Chicago’s Jeanne Gang to design a tower on one of the city-owned lots near the…

Transbay Transit Center Being Built On Native’s Final Resting Place – SFist

SFistTuesday morning in the Transbay Transit Center construction site, a crew preparing to pour a concrete foundation unearthed “an old but well-preserved human skeleton” determined to be of American-Indian descent.…

Native American remains found buried at Transbay Transit construction site – San Jose Mercury News

Native American remains found buried at Transbay Transit construction siteSan Jose Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO – Contractors found human remains at the Transbay Transit Center project site in San Francisco’s South…

Bones found at Transbay Transit construction site – San Francisco Chronicle

Bones found at Transbay Transit construction siteSan Francisco Chronicle(02-25) 18:29 PST SAN FRANCISCO — A construction crew preparing to pour concrete for the new Transbay Transit Center discovered an old…

Construction site reopens after scaffolding accident – San Francisco Examiner

Construction site reopens after scaffolding accidentSan Francisco ExaminerThe California Division of Occupational Safety and Health investigated the site Friday and gave the green light for work to continue today on…

Talking Headways Podcast: Hug This Streetcar – Streetsblog Capitol Hill (blog)

Streetsblog Capitol Hill (blog)She lives car-free in a transit-oriented and bike-friendly neighborhood of Washington, DC. Email Share … I’d advise a design that connects with the Transbay Center under construction,…

How the center of SF’s skyline will shift – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleThe churning transformation is the main show, especially the most disruptive game-changer of all: the Transbay Transit Center, at present a 1,500-foot-long hole so deep and wide that…

The More Space SF Uses to Store Cars, the Less We’ll Have to House People – Streetsblog San Francisco (blog)

The More Space SF Uses to Store Cars, the Less We’ll Have to House PeopleStreetsblog San Francisco (blog)In fact, the closest the city has come to the concept is a…

Transbay Transit Center SF Construction Update: Excavation Work Complete

The Transbay Transit Center Contruction Project in San Francisco reached a special milestone on Monday, February 10th 2014: excavation work to make the underground “box” that will accommodate the structure,…

Excavation Complete at Transbay Transit Center in South Beach – Curbed SF

Excavation Complete at Transbay Transit Center in South BeachCurbed SFMore than three years after first breaking ground, the future Transbay Transit Center has officially completed excavation. The four-block long mega…

Transbay Transit Center excavation work completed – San Francisco Examiner

Transbay Transit Center excavation work completedSan Francisco ExaminerTwo years in the digging, crews have now completed excavation for The City’s Transbay Transit Center, marking a significant project milestone, the Transbay…

Transbay Transit Center Completes Excavation of More Than 600000 Cubic … – SanFranciscoSentinel.com

Transbay Transit Center Completes Excavation of More Than 600000 Cubic …SanFranciscoSentinel.comToday, the Transbay Joint Powers Authority (TJPA) reached a significant project milestone – completing excavation for the Transbay Transit Center.…

Planning Department Takes a Serious Look at Highway 280 Teardown – Streetsblog San Francisco (blog)

Planning Department Takes a Serious Look at Highway 280 TeardownStreetsblog San Francisco (blog)… plans for the area include the conversion of the 280 stub into a boulevard and housing, the…

Crane Malfunction Sends Construction Worker Plummeting From Transbay … – The San Francisco Appeal

The San Francisco Appeal3:25 PM: A worker was injured this morning when he fell from a platform at a construction site for San Francisco’s new Transbay Transit Center, project officials…

Transbay Transit Center Construction Update, SF: Feb 3rd – Feb 9th 2013

This is the Transbay Transit Center Construction Update for February 3rd – Feb 9th 2013. Weekday Work (02/03/14 – 02/07/14): Project Construction Hours of Work: 24 Hours a Day Western…

CIM Group Acquires Office Building at 246 1st Street in San Francisco’s South … – The Herald | HeraldOnline.com (press release)

CIM Group Acquires Office Building at 246 1st Street in San Francisco’s South …The Herald | HeraldOnline.com (press release)Located at the corner of 1st and Tehama Streets, 246 1st Street…

Study to look at demolishing I-280 – San Francisco Chronicle (blog)

Study to look at demolishing I-280San Francisco Chronicle (blog)… neighborhood before building the downtown rail extension that will bring Caltrain to the new Transbay Transit Center, the planned electrification of…

Transbay Transit Center SF Construction Update: 1-13 To 1-19-2014

The Transbay Transit Center construction process has seen a number of important milestones over its life to final buildout coming in 2017, and in the areas of the installation of…

Maria Ayerdi-Kaplan: TJPA Executive Director Honored by Lambda Alpha

Maria Ayerdi-Kaplan, the Transbay Joint Powers Authority (TJPA) Executive Director who has so skillfully directed the construction of the $4 billion Transbay Transit Center Project for The San Francisco Bay…

SF Transbay Transit Center Project Construction Update For Dec 9th – Dec 13th

The SF Transbay Transit Center Construction Process has reached a number of milestones on its way toward completion in 2017. First, this week, reinforcing steel installation, concrete placement, electrical conduits,…

Transbay Transit Center San Francisco Construction Update 12/02 – 12/06

This is the latest update of the Transbay Transit Center San Francisco construction progress. This from December 2nd 2013 to December 6th, 2013. And here’s the Transbay Transit Center San…

Transbay Transit Center Contruction Update For November 12th – 15th 2013

The Transbay Transit Center of The San Francisco Bay Area’s construction update features the news that electrical and plumbing work has started at the bottom of the complex where what…

Transbay Transit Center SF Construction Update: 11-2 To 11-9 2013

The Transbay Transit Center SF speeds toward more construction milestones, and here’s the latest one for the period from Saturday November 2nd to Sunday, November 10th. What to Expect This…

Transbay Transit Center Construction Update: Oct 28th – Nov. 3rd

The Trans Bay Transit Center for San Francisco and The Bay Area. How’s it progressing? Here’s an update from the headquarters for what will be the largest facility of its…

Transbay Transit Center SF Had First Of Its Kind LGBT Business Outreach

The Transbay Transit Center held a first-of-its-kind outreach event on Thursday of last week, when it invited LGBT-ran business representatives to a mixer at its headquarters in San Francisco. Generally,…

Transbay Transit Center SF 10 Day Look Ahead: 9-13 / 9-22 2013

The Transbay Transit Center SF marked a milestone last week with the first pouring of concrete. Now, comes the news that over 60,000 cubic yards of concrete are being poured…

Transbay Transit Center Construction Project Update: 8/30 – 9/8 2013

Transbay Transit Center Project Construction San Francisco Video: This report period includes a milestone: the first pouring of concrete in the history of the construction phase of the Transbay Transit…

Transbay Transit Center SF Contruction Update: 8/23-9/2 2013

This Transbay Transit Center San Francisco Construction Update for Friday August 23, 2013 through Monday September 2, 2013 comes before what should be a rather complicated traffic week with the…

Transbay Transit Center Construction Project Update: 8-17 / 8-25 2013

The Transbay Transit Center Construction Project for San Francisco continues and with that comes another weekly construction update, this one for August 16th through August 25th. And once again, I…

TransBay Transit Center Construction San Francisco Update: 8-12; 8-16 2013

Here’s the latest San Francisco TransBay Transit Center construction update and for the week from Monday, August 12th to Friday, August 16th. But before we continue, have a look at…

Transbay Transit Center SF 10 Day Construction Update: June 14 – June 23

Transbay Transit Center San Francisco is progressing toward its eventual 2017 completion and opening. And to the end of keeping you informed of not just the construction progress, but also…

Transbay Joint Powers Authority Sells Land For $30 Million

The Transbay Joint Powers Authority has announced another giant land deal. This time it sold “Block 6,” the parcel that’s a part of the giant Transbay Transit Center Development Project,…