WS Development | Berkshire Group | Boston Global Investors
Elkus Manfredi Architects
The Benjamin and VIA are two residential buildings part of Boston’s Seaport Square development. The Benjamin, at 22 stories, and VIA, at 20 stories, encompass a total of 832 apartments. The properties are divided by Courthouse Square, a 17,000 SF pedestrian link that consists of open space and 250,000 SF of retail across the first three stories of both buildings. The Benjamin and VIA share a three-story below-grade parking garage that offers 780 spaces. With close proximity to the Boston Harbor, McNamara • Salvia overcame geotechnical challenges to construct the 1,552-foot-long, 86,500 SF reinforced concrete slurry wall foundation around the perimeter.