One HSBC Center Renovations

HHL Architects has provided a variety of architectural planning and design services for One HSBC Center, now known as One Seneca Tower, the largest and tallest (38 story) office building in Western New York. From office renovations to food service and retail spaces, HHL Architects has completed build-out renovations for a host of different tenants..

Westminster Presbyterian Church: Butzer Building Renovations

HHL Architects developed a space study for this historic church property inclusive of the Butzer Building, now used as an Early Childhood School. A new design for an upgraded playground area and revamped landscaping comprises Phase I of this mutli-phased improvement project. Developed in conjunction with DWG Planning & Design, the new landscape provides multiple..

J.R. Barrington Building at 686 Main Street

Originally a furniture store and later a jewelry store, 686 Main Street is a vacant 3 story structure in downtown Buffalo’s Historic Theater District. The project restored the white glazed terra-cotta exterior and recreated the missing commercial store front of the 1920’s. The ground floor is comprised of commercial retail space, offices are on the..

Hyatt Regency Buffalo: Elevator Upgrades

Hyatt Regency Buffalo: Elevator Upgrades

HHL Architects was engaged by the owner of the Hyatt Regency Buffalo to upgrade and modernize the three elevators serving the 16-story historic former Genesee Hotel and one additional elevator located in the attached 4-story annex. Working with Schindler Elevator, HHL developed a design which incorporated new technologies to these 1970’s-era elevators, brightening the cab..

HSBC Arena: Buffalo Sabres Locker Room Renovations

For the Buffalo Sabres, HHL Architects transformed an existing shower and sauna room at HSBC Arena into a new state of the art hydrotherapy room and shower area. HHL Architects worked with the Sabres’ designers to renovate and expand the main entrance hallway that enters into the players’ locker room. The new entrance includes custom..

Center for Transportation Excellence

HHL Architects was engaged by the new owner of this facility, which houses We Care Transportation. The owner desired to create a new multi-tenant transportation “center” which would help to consolidate regional transportation training and technology. Together with IBC Engineers and Tredo Engineers, HHL developed an expansion and renovation plan which added vehicle service bays..

Buffalo Niagara International Airport Parking Ramp Connector

HHL designed improvements for the pedestrian paths from the parking ramp located in front of the main terminal building. The operator of the airport, the Niagara Frontier Transit Authority (NFTA), wanted to improve the experience of travelers going to and from the parking and car rental areas. Additionally, they wanted patrons to be more protected..

Alfred Village Hall Restoration

Alfred Village Hall Restoration

HHL Architects has designed the first phase restoration of this historic 110 year old former Fireman’s Hall building now used as the Village Hall and Police Station. The first phase work included the replacement of the historically significant metal pressed roof tiles. Also included was the clock tower restoration as well as wood window and..

The Delaware North Building

HHL Architects was teamed with two different international architectural firms to assist with the design and development of this 12-story mixed use project near the heart of Downtown Buffalo. The project was developed by Uniland Development, who engaged Diamond Schmitt Architects to design the core and shell of the building. HHL worked for Diamond Schmitt..

The Gideon Putnam Hotel: Gift Shop

HHL Architects designed this phase of a comprehensive upgrade plan to the historic Gideon Putnam Hotel and Roosevelt Baths & Spa located in Saratoga Spa State Park, NY. This phase of the project included renovations to the gift shop. The Historic Roosevelt Baths & Spa opened in 1935 as a bathhouse, a part of the Saratoga..