The Beekman, also known as Beekman Tower a is a 76-storey skyscraper, designed by acclaimed architect Frank Gehry. Currently under construction in the New York City borough of Manhattan, it is located at 8 Spruce Street, just south of City Hall Plaza and the Brooklyn Bridge. The Beekman Tower will be one of the tallest buildings in New York City. Developed by Forest City Ratner, it will contain a public elementary school, which the Department of Education will own. Above the elementary school will be a 903-unit luxury residential tower clad in stainless steel. The building will also include space for New York Downtown Hospital. The building is slated to open in 2010. Its structural frame will be all reinforced concrete (text from Wikipedia).