(From Wikipedia) The Bank of America Tower at One Bryant Park is a 1,200 ft (366 m) skyscraper in the Midtown Manhattan district of New York City, in the United States. It is the second tallest building in New York City, after the Empire State Building, and the fourth tallest building in the United States. It has been designed by Cook+Fox Architects and Gensler to be one of the most efficient and ecologically friendly buildings in the world. As its name indicates, Bank of America will be its anchor tenant. The tower reached its maximum height on 15 December 2007 when the final portion of the spire was put in place. The tower's architectural spire is 255.5 ft (77.9 m) tall. The building is 54 stories high and has 2,100,000 square feet (195,096 m2) of office space. Its final height was reached upon the placement of its spire in December 2007. The building will have three escalators and a total of 53 elevators – 52 to serve the offices and one leading to the transit mezzanine below ground. Several buildings were demolished to make way for the tower.he design of the building will make it environmentally friendly, using technologies such as floor-to-ceiling insulating glass to contain heat and maximize natural light, and an automatic daylight dimming system. The tower also features a greywater system, which captures rainwater and reuses it. Bank of America also states that the building will be made largely of recycled and recyclable materials.