285 Jay Street, Brooklyn


City University of New York (CUNY)

Square Footage
356,000 SF

Perkins Eastman Architects


New York City College of Technology (City Tech) - New Academic Complex

Sciame was the Construction Manager responsible for the construction of a New Academic Complex for CUNY’s New York City College of Technology located directly across from the main campus. Existing structures were demolished to create a new state of the art science and health related facility. The building features technically advanced instructional spaces, a 1,000-seat auditorium, gymnasium and a small parking garage with capacity for approximately 25 cars located below grade and accessed from Tech Place.

Project Awards

February 10, 2021

American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) New York
Engineering Excellence Platinum Award – Structural Systems

February 10, 2021

AIA Brooklyn Design Awards
Institutional Excellence Award

February 10, 2021

AIA New York State: Excelsior Award
New Construction, Award of Distinction

February 10, 2021

Building Design + Construction
Building Team Awards – Gold Award

November 9, 2020

ENR New York – Best of 2020
Higher Education/Research

November 12, 2019

Building Brooklyn Awards
National Grid Sustainability Award

April 25, 2019

The Greater NY Construction User Council (GNYCUC)
Award of Excellence