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..

Cornell University Risley Hall Accessible Path of Travel Study

HHL Architects performed an Accessibility Study at Prudence Risley Hall for Cornell University. HHL examined all of the pathways on the exterior of the building as well all stairways, entry ways, exits, elevators, and transition spaces within the hall to ensure ADA compliance. HHL worked with Robert Silman & Associates, Van Deusen & Associates, United..

Belmont Shelter @ 19 Coe Place

Dilapidated and on the verge of demolition, this historic house was landmarked because of its distinct architectural character and the famous military figure who once lived there. This designation delayed demolition long enough for Belmont Shelters to take ownership and to revive the building. Belmont Shelters manages multiple affordable housing properties in the Buffalo area,..

Artspace Trinidad Lofts

Artspace Trinidad Lofts is an affordable live/work apartment mixed-use project which adaptively reuses three historic buildings on West Main Street in Trinidad, Colorado. The three buildings have been abandoned, and will be renovated, restored and interconnected on the upper floor. Seven new live/work apartments are planned for the ground floor level, while thirteen apartments are..

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..

Corpus Christi Church: North & South Tower Restorations

Corpus Christi Church: North & South Tower Restorations

HHL Architects was engaged to provide design and engineering services for the restoration of this historic church located in Buffalo’s East Side. The cornerstone of the Romanesque Revival church was laid in 1907. Built of Onondaga limestone faced with red Medina sandstone, Corpus Christi was designed by noted Buffalo architects Schmill and Gould. Clock/bell tower..

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..

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..