KeyBank Center: Buffalo Sabres Locker Room Renovations

For the Buffalo Sabres, HHL Architects transformed an existing shower and sauna room at the former 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..

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 that extend 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..

Artspace Trinidad Space to Create

The City of Trinidad is in Southern Colorado, near the border of New Mexico, approximately 3 hours from Denver. It was established in 1861 along the Santa Fe Trail, due on the booming coal mining economy of the mid-19th century. The Artspace Trinidad Lofts & Space to Create/Artspace Trinidad City Center is a multi-building, mixed-use,..

Alfred Village Hall Restoration

Alfred Village Hall Restoration

HHL Architects 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 of work included the replacement of the historically significant metal pressed roof tiles. Also included was the restoration of the clock tower, as well as wood window and..

The Delaware North Building

HHL Architects was teamed with two architectural firms to assist with the design of this twelve-story mixed use project in Downtown Buffalo. The project was developed by Uniland Development, who engaged Diamond Schmitt Architects to design the core and shell. HHL worked for Diamond Schmitt to coordinate local compliance and historic approvals. The project was..

Albright-Knox Art Gallery: Shop AK

Albright-Knox Art Gallery: Shop AK

HHL Architects designed the new retail space for the sale of books, prints, and other art related items located in one of the nation’s leading art galleries. Several locations in the building were studied, and a small basement location in the original historic 1905 building of the gallery was selected. The challenge was to double..

Vito’s Market

HHL Architects designed this “NY Deli” style restaurant for Delaware North Companies at the ground level of their former World Headquarters. Except for the local arena and airport, this was the first local restaurant for this Buffalo-based company. The “Vito’s” label is now employed in airports and other facilities they operate across the country. The..

Quaker Bonnet Eatery

HHL Architects transformed a former garage for plumbing supplies, which was a non-contributing building in the historic district of Allentown, into a small restaurant/bakery. This adaptive reuse project utilizes glass as an element to increase the building’s curb appeal. The new building will now have a one hundred eighty-degree presence on Allen Street in Buffalo.

Niagara Falls Visitor Center

HHL Architects redesigned this 20-year-old visitor center facility, located at Prospect Point, in the National Historic Landmark, Frederick Law Olmsted-designed Niagara Reservation State Park in Niagara Falls, NY. The ground floor level of the facility was completely redesigned to include a new souvenir gift shop, coffee and ice cream stand, indoor and outdoor grille counter,..