Red Hook Labs is a public-benefit corporation which establishes arts education in public schools and community centers, provides accelerated skills training on its premises, and connects teens and young adults to internships and job opportunities in the creative industries. RHL is comprised of four individual Labs: Studio, School, Gallery and Production.
NYE provided MEP professional consulting engineering services for the renovation. Approximately 5,000sf was in construction. The 2nd floor lab space was renovated into offices. The storage rooms were converted into a laundry room and kitchen. The bathrooms, showers, and lock rooms were extended and renovated. Laboratory systems, exhaust, and halon fire suppression systems were removed. Demo plans and new construction plans were created for the roof, 2nd floor, and 1st floor.
Michael Ivanhoe McCaw Architect, P. C.
Ellis Island Café
Nearby EngineersNew York Engineers provided fire alarm upgrades in the Café. The main building that once served as a portal to America reopened in 1990 and now houses an immigration museum, commemorating all of those who once passed through its walls.
Habitat for Humanity
Established in 1976 by Millard and Linda Fuller in Americus, Georgia, Habitat for Humanity is an international, non-governmental, non-profit Christian organization founded on the principle that all people should have access to a decent, safe affordable place to live.
Heritage Health and Housing
Performed by NYE, the most recent renovation to Heritage Health and Housing involved major façade improvements in order to maintain the 140-bed building in tiptop shape.
At Nearby EngineersNew York Engineers, we search for simple, eloquent solutions to complex problems. We minimize construction costs by eliminating the extraneous and focusing on the overall efficiency for the most streamlined designs.