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Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY

Syracuse University

2017 Sims Hall
  • Renovation of five granite slab stairways specifically designed to maintain the historical aesthetic of the building including ornamental railings.
  • Incorporation of snow melt system on new granite stairways and adjacent sidewalks.
  • Updated layout including removal of sidewalk and stairs.
2016 Brewster/Boland/Brockway Plaza
  • Removal of pavers and replace with poured concrete to maximize safety.
  • Addition of a ramp for compliant wheelchair accessibility to Brockway Dining Center.
  • Snow melt system in main pedestrian pathways, ramp, and stairs.
  • Design of multiple green roof areas throughout the plaza.
2015 Day Residence Hall
  • Renovation of the main entry steps.
  • Simplified the entry steps, ramp and railings and added another drop curb to assist with accessibility.
  • Improved general site appearances around the main entry.
2011 Haven Hall Dormitory
  • Reconstruction/redesign of entry courtyard, loading dock and streetscape.
  • Realignment of the driveway loop road and loading dock and the expansion of the pedestrian courtyard and entry.
  • The project included the use of permeable asphalt pavement, reduction in hardscape and development of rain gardens to meet storm water management regulations for the City of Syracuse.
  • Streetscape improvements at Marshall Street included the replacement of curbs and sidewalks and new street tree plantings for the entire city block.
2008 Colvin Street Apartments
  • New student housing project off-campus.
  • Prepared the SEQR and required paperwork in order to achieve Syracuse Site Plan Approval.
  • The design included entryways and a community center.
  • Design challenges were the building density, steep slopes and traffic issues, as well as the storm water management.