Berkowitz Development Group, Inc., a Florida corporation (“BDG”), founded in 1985, is a full-service retail development company headquartered in Coconut Grove, Miami, Florida. BDG is widely recognized as one of the pre-eminent retail developers in Miami-Dade County having developed a number of high profile, strategically located and innovative retail projects. BDG specializes in gateway niche projects, involving complex development issues. BDG’s expertise includes areas relating to all aspects of development, including leasing, management, construction management, dispute resolution, customer and tenant relations, budgeting, projections and governmental relations. BDG has developed and is currently managing more than 1,500,000 square feet of retail shopping centers and office buildings.
Arquitectonica is an international studio for architecture, planning, interiors, landscape and design led by its co-founders, Bernardo Fort-Brescia and Laurinda Spear. Arquitectonica’s designs have created signature additions to the skylines of cities around the world. The firm has designed hundreds of high rise buildings in 50 countries. The firm has won more than 100 design awards for its work that has created iconic waterfront towers in several of the world’s most important cities.
Magnusson Klemencic Associates (MKA) provides structural and civil engineering services worldwide, with $87 billion worth of projects in 47 U.S. states and 51 countries. MKA has designed literally hundreds of state-of-the-art high-rise towers, with heights up to 150 stories. They are skilled at creating towers used for observation and public assembly and those that create a sense of identity. MKA has designed for all environmental conditions, including regions of extreme wind and seismic activity.
Cosentini Associates was established in 1952 to provide consulting services in the mechanical and electrical engineering disciplines. The firm now has more than 300 design professionals and offices in New York, NY; Cambridge, MA; Chicago, IL; Houston, TX; Abu Dhabi, UAE; Shanghai, China; Seoul, South Korea; Moscow, Russia; and Paris, France. The firm’s design services include HVAC, electrical power, fire protection and engineering, plumbing, telecommunications, security, audiovisual, specialty lighting, LEED/sustainable design, LEED facilitation, mission-critical design, commissioning, construction services and code consulting.
The firm’s combination of engineering expertise and innovation has led architects and owners throughout the world to entrust Cosentini with many of the greatest buildings of our time. The firm’s portfolio includes virtually every project type – commercial high-rise office buildings, corporate headquarters, tenant interiors, residential towers, major mixed-use developments, hotels, academic facilities, healthcare and R&D facilities, courthouses, museums and performing arts centers.
With a history going back more than 50 years, gsmprjct° is a pioneer and major player in the field of exhibition design and production. They believe that each project is a collaborative exploration leading to a unique outcome, and the results speak for themselves. Their portfolio is a rich and varied collection of international exhibition environments that crosses mediums and spans disciplines: from museums to observation decks (including the observation decks at The Burj Khalifa in Dubai), from ancient civilizations to contemporary art, from science to business to culture, and everything in between.
Their approach of innovating to create great classics has not gone unnoticed. gsmprjct° has been active on the international stage since the early 1980s, and since then they have demonstrated again and again their ability to compete internationally by managing projects in North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. Their knack for intercultural understanding and their ability to deliver high-end projects while tapping into local resources have given gsmprjct° a consistent reputation for greatness on the world’s stage.
M4 Marketing is a boutique agency whose mission is to provide exceptional service by understanding the needs of their customers and optimizing their budget to achieve great results. With more than 50 years of combined experience in marketing and media throughout the US and Latin America, M4 provides a unique and exclusive boutique service to their clients.
DVS, a division of Ross & Baruzzini, is one of the oldest and most respected independent consulting and engineering firms dedicated solely to security. With more than fifty years of international service provided to more than a thousand clients, DVS brings a wealth of experience firmly grounded in innovation, pragmatism, and creative collaboration with our clients and design professionals. With over twenty high-rise buildings to our credit including all five towers at the World Trade Center, we are proud to be part of this exciting and signature project which will forever change the skyline of Miami.