NJ TRANSIT - ERIE-LACKAWANNA RAILROAD FERRY TERMINAL ROOF STABILIZATION

Project Name: NJ Transit - Erie Lackawanna Railroad & Ferry Terminal
Project Address: Hoboken, NJ
Project Contract Amount: $5,078,888
Project Executive: Mark D. Hall
Project Manager: Joseph Isdanavage
Superintendent: William Burke / Richard Lefebvre
Owner's Name/Contact Person: NJ Transit Corporation - Jim Galvin, P.E. - Construction Manager
Owner's Address: One Penn Plaza East, Newark, NJ 08876-1262
Owner's Phone Number: Jim Galvin: 973-491-8104
Architect's Name/Contact Person: Jan Hird Pokorny - Michael Devonshire
Architect's Phone/Fax Numbers: Phone: 212-759-6540/Fax: 212-759-6540
Description of Project:





  • Historic restoration of this 1907 building
  • Selective demolition
  • Extensive temporary shoring and bracing
  • Structural concrete repair and replacement
  • Replaced historic copper roofing and ornamental facades
  • Rough carpentry and wood treatment
  • Restored copper and aluminum framed skylights
  • Restored 1907 Tiffany stained glass laylights 20' long X 40' wide; consisting of clear cathedral and colored opalescent glass in a neo-classical Greek revival style
  • Stucco restoration
  • Historic painting and finishing
  • Ornamental sheet metal
  • Upgrade mechanical and electrical systems
  • Tied in all the roof drainage system and roof snow chutes
    to the existing storm drainage system
  • Project completed one month ahead of schedule
Date of Completion: February, 1998