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The “Brooklyn Inlet Project” stood at several scales. In a very large scale, the BNY Project has for first ambition to reconnect the East River… Read More
The “Brooklyn Inlet Project” stood at several scales. In a very large scale, the BNY Project has for first ambition to reconnect the East River waterfront to the rest of the city. The water has to become a new way of communication and connection (ferry, canoe, boat...). The East River is now a new public space for the city. In a more human scale, in order to open people to the water, the project focus on the creation of a link : A "public link" from the populated area of Brooklyn to the water, through the private industrial waterfront. This will be possible by creating a public space, through the "Brooklyn Navy Yard" (an old military area), to develop an exchange between the city and the East River. By rehabilitating an old dry dock, the project aims to develop activities that will open and close depending of the season. The depth of the water inside the dry dock, will allows the creation of different programs such as a swimming pool, an ice rink... Read Less
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The East River Waterfront 
Zoom in : From the Waterfront to the Brooklyn Navy Yard
Analysing the topography of New York  - Ground and Water  : A same contination 
The Brooklyn Navy Yard, new connection center of the Waterfront (Subway, Ferry...) ? 
The Brooklyn Navy Yard Project :  a public link to the water through the private waterfront 
 The activities of the Brooklyn Navy Yard Project - Section and Plan
The accesses depending on the season and depth of the water
Sections of the dry dock with different detphs of water, opening new activities for each season
View of the Navy Yard from Brooklyn
The entry toward the rehabilitated dry dock
Water Circulation in the rehabilitated Dry Dock - Diagram
Materiality and Movement - Diagram
Development of various activities depending on the depth of the water 
The view towards Manhattan
The promenade
The winter ice rink 
The summer swimming Pool