Preservation / Modernization

How do you get the benefits of a new building without building new? An integrated modernization approach that unlocks the potential of your existing building.

What's Possible?

Modernization is about looking critically at your existing building and asking, “What can be done to help this building perform at its highest level?” How can you adapt your space to support changes in the workplace? Reduce operating and lifecycle costs? Use space more efficiently? Achieve sustainability goals? And respect your building’s history?


The Value of Modernization

A 34-phase modernization approach saved Children's Hospital New Orleans $250M and brought their facility to current standards without building new.

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From Private Home to Historic Landmark

Since the Civil War, significant additions were made to the Warfield House at Gettysburg National Military Park. Traditional materials and techniques were used to return the exterior to its original look.

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Matthew Chalifoux

Lead Modernization Planner

Anthony Bochicchio

Project Director

Deborah Fritz

Senior Project Manager

Cara Soh

Project Manager