Landmark Depot
Kalamazoo, Michigan


Cambridge Seven Associates and Arcus Foundation


Perform condition audit of 140-year-old masonry passenger depot and freight warehouse buildings. Evaluate masonry facades, wood floor and roof framing, heavy timber trusses and stone foundations. Develop recommendations and cost estimates for structural modifications and repairs, and restoration of the historic exterior. Identify suitable replacement materials for sandstone, historic brick and mortar. Develop plans, details and specifications for masonry restoration, wood framing repairs, timber truss repairs, repair and underpinning of foundations, and new steel framing and concrete foundations for modern structural glass-enclosed winter garden addition. Provide construction phase support to masonry restoration and structural activities.


2002 to 2004