Briton joins US Towers design team.BRITISH architect Lord Rogers has been chosen to design one of the new towers at the former World Trade Centre site.
He joins fellow leading Briton Lord Foster, whose involvement in the development was announced in December.
Lord Rogers, who said he was "delighted" by the news, will design Tower 3.
Lord Foster will be responsible for Tower 2.
Tower 3, on which design is due to begin immediately, is Lord Rogers's fourth major commission in New York New York, state, United States
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He is already redesigning the Jacob K Javits Convention Centre, and is also involved in a 200 million dollar project based on the Lower Manhattan Lower Manhattan is the southernmost part of the island of Manhattan, the main island and center of business and government of the City of New York. Lower Manhattan is generally defined as the area delineated on the north by Chambers Street, on the west by the Hudson River (North waterfront and a one billion dollar expansion of Silvercup Studios in Long Island City, Queens Long Island City (often abbreviated L.I.C.) is the western-most neighborhood of the borough of Queens in New York City. It is bounded on the north and west by the East River; on the east by Hazen Street, 49th Street .