MEAD HALL

  
Project Name: Restoration of Woodwork at Mead Hall -Drew University
Project Address: 36 Madison Ave., Madison, NJ
Project Contract Amount: $1,510,332
Project Executive: Mark D. Hall
Project Manager: Peter Egan
Superintendent: Richard Lefebvre
Owner's Name/Contact Person: Drew University-Steven Weiser
Owner's Address: 36 Madison Avenue, Madison NJ07940-4009
Owner's Phone/Fax Numbers: Phone: 973-408-3963/Fax: 973-408-3679
Architect's Name/Contact Person: Spillman Farmer Architects, 1 Bethlehem Plaza, #1000, Bethlehem, PA 18018
Jim Whildin, Partner in charge
Architect's Phone/Fax Numbers: Phone: 610-865-2621/Fax: 610-865-3236

Description of Project:






  • Historic woodwork disassembly, restoration and replacement
  • Selective removals
  • Tagged/inventoried miscellaneous items of woodwork for restoration/reconstruction
  • Transported to Hall Construction Co., Inc.ís mill shop for finishing/restoration
  • Woodwork repairs, wood wainscoting
  • Reconstructed wood staircases
  • Wood door and frame restoration
  • Paint-stripped and refinished wood windows
  • Constructed new window pockets and window panels
  • Constructed window shutters
  • Wood framing repairs/adjustments
  • Restored balustrades and moldings
  • Paint stripping, touch-up painting
  • This building was originally constructed in 1847
  • Project completed on time

Date of Completion: September 1992
Historical Preservation Review Agency: Listed in the National & State Registers of Historic Places