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Restoring the Art Deco Facade for Frederick Law Olmsted High School

Frederick Law Olmsted High School at Kensington is a local public school in the Kensington neighborhood on Buffalo's East Side. The building was designed by Daniel G. McNeil in 1937 during the Great Depression.

2018 APT Conference Offered Attendees Hands-on Workshops Alongside In-depth Presentations in Buffalo, NY

The Association for Preservation Technology International (APT) 2018 Conference wrapped up on September 27th in Buffalo, New York. 2018 marked the 50th year for this multi-disciplinary, membership organization dedicated to promoting the best technology for conserving and preserving historic structures.

UB Jacobs School Wins 2018 Higher Education/Research Award of Merit

The 628,000-sq-ft eight-story Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences has been awarded the Engineering News-Record's New York Best Projects Higher Education/Research Award of Merit for 2018. The new medical school was designed and built from the ground up to meet LEED Gold requirements.

John Krouse Will Co-present on the Historic Restoration of the Guaranty Building

At the upcoming APT Conference Boston Valley Terra Cotta CEO, John Krouse will be giving a presentation alongside Peter T. Flynn, Design Principal at Flynn Battalglia.

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences wins an Excelsior Award for Public Architecture

The new home of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo has won an Excelsior Award for public architecture in the category of New Construction from the American Institute of Architects New York State.
250 Delaware Avenue, architectural restoration, Terraclad sunshade

250 Delaware Avenue Showcases The Traditional & Modern Use of Architectural Terracotta

In early 2014 Boston Valley Terra Cotta was put under contract to supply the terra cotta cladding materials for the new 12 story mixed-used building planned for the existing Delaware Court building site.
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Buffalo, NY's Historic Allendale Theater Undergoes Architectural Restoration

In the heart of Buffalo's historic Allentown neighborhood, the Allendale Theater remains a cornerstone of the thriving artistic culture of the area.