JERSEY CITY MUSEUM

Project Name: The Jersey City Museum
Project Address: 350 Montgomery Street, Jersey City, NJ 07302
Project Contract Amount: $10,000,000
Project Executive: Mark D. Hall
Project Manager: Joseph Isdanavage
Superintendent: Paul Ralph
Owner's Name/Contact Person: Jersey City Museum
Nancy Troast, Project Executive
Owner's Address: 472 Jersey Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07302
Owner's Phone/Fax Numbers: Phone: 201-547-4514/Fax: 201-547-5655
Architect's Name/Contact Person: Meyer & Gifford, Architects, Mr. Charles Gifford, Principal
Architect's Address: 270 Lafayette St., New York, NY 10012
Architect's Phone/Fax Numbers: Phone: 212-925-7171/Fax: 212-324-1745

Description of Project:





  • Complete Interior and Exterior Renovation/Conversion of existing 3-story parking garage into a new 37,000 square foot museum
  • Selective dismantling of existing concrete & masonry.
  • Structural steel framed third floor addition to existing 3-story building
  • Restoration of existing masonry and terra-cotta facade
  • Paint removal and underground tank closure
  • New exterior limestone cladding
  • New exterior Insulated Finish System
  • Ornamental aluminum storefront and window wall system
  • Metal framed skylights
  • Multifunctional Grand Entrance Hall
  • Slate flooring
  • Oak wood flooring
  • Multiple galleries throughout
  • Auditorium with stage and theatre seating
  • Extensive architectural woodwork - fabricated in Hall's millwork shop
  • Multiple offices and support facilities
  • Three-story passenger/Freight elevator
  • Complex and sensitive HVAC systems with rigid humidity controls
  • Extensive electrical lighting system
  • Security, CCTV and Sound Control Systems
  • Specialized fire protection and fire alarm systems

Date of Completion: June, 2001