Portfolio Tag: Façade Restoration

PALMER HOUSE HILTON

The 25-story Palmer House Hilton is one of Chicago’s historic grand hotels, located in the downtown Loop district. It was designed by the architectural firm of Holabird & Roche, and was completed in phases between 1923 and 1925. The building is clad in brick, limestone and terra cotta with a significant amount of ornamental trim.…
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UIC MAXWELL / HALSTED STREET REDEVELOPMENT

The UIC Maxwell/Halsted project is a $29,000,000 mixed-use redevelopment of an area of the City of Chicago that is rich with history and is now part of the University of Illinois at Chicago South Campus. For the project, HPZS refurbished two existing buildings which were reused as part of a new commercial district with University…
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The People’s Savings Bank

The People’s Savings Bank of Cedar Rapids was designed in 1911 by Louis H. Sullivan. It received immediate widespread critical acclaim. During the next forty years it served admirably as a bank building with little change to its design. Following World War Two, many renovations were made to the bank to allow for expansion. Major…
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Dubuque Shot Tower

The Dubuque Shot Tower is one of the few remaining structures constructed to mill lead shot. It was constructed in 1856 along the banks of the Mississippi River to take advantage of its location near the lead mining areas in nearby Illinois and Wisconsin, and was operated as a shot tower until 1859. The structure…
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Boran Satan

Initially constructed by King Taksin in 1768, the Royal Palace has been occupied by many of the royal family members during the Ratanakosin Dynasty. In February 1900, King Chulalongkorn (Rama the 5th historic palace ground to the Royal Thai Navy to be used as a Navy Training School. The Royal Thai Navy recognized the important…
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Chicago Temple

The Chicago Temple, designed by Holabird and Roche, is one of Chicago's most prominent buildings. It was completed in 1924, and is listed as the tallest church in the world, with a spire reaching 568 feet above ground level. HPZS developed and continues to lead a $27 million dollar, multi-year master plan to bring the…
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