by Lisa A. Grimaldi | November 13, 2013
The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City has completed a four-year, $465 million renovation. The project included a 110,000-square-foot expansion, known as Javits North; the installation of a new 240,000-square-foot glass curtain wall; the addition of a 6.25-acre "green" roof and an extensive upgrade to the main building, including the installation of energy-efficient lighting. The center has a total of 102 meeting rooms and 840,000 square feet of exhibit space.