John G Waite Associates
Architect in Albany, NY
A leading consultant in the area of historic preservation architecture, John G. Waite Associates, Architects directs restoration, adaptive reuse and new design for historic properties across the US. The company's meticulous and individualized approach is driven by a fundamental respect for historic buildings and a dedication to the stewardship of these critical resources. JGWA's staff of architects, historic interiors specialists and building materials conservators have extensive experience applying sustainable design solutions and state-of-the-art preservation technology to culturally significant buildings.
read moreJohn G. Waite Associates, Architects PLLC, with offices in Albany and New York City, provides leadership and consulting in the preservation, restoration and reuse of historic properties, including many of the nation's most significant historic landmarks. The firm's approach is based on detailed archival research, thorough investigation and analysis of historic materials and building technology, and a commitment to the most current and effective building conservation procedures. Founded in 1995, with roots going back to a general architectural practice established before World War II, JGWA has restored hundreds of historic buildings across the United States and has received more than fifty historic preservation awards for its projects.
read moreJGWA applies a wide range of preservation technologies to its work, combining a thorough knowledge of historic building fabric with state-of-the art building conservation techniques. From non-destructive evaluation to paint and furnishings analysis, the firm is committed to providing the best preservation solutions for the conservation and maintenance of historic structures.
read moreJGWA provides full-service architectural consulting in all phases of historic preservation projects. The firm's architects, conservators and interiors specialists have extensive experience in every aspect of the planning, design and execution of historic building restoration. With each project, JGWA provides creative solutions grounded in a comprehensive understanding of all aspects of historic building construction. Research and planning are a critical part of the preservation process. The firm emphasizes the need for detailed and thorough investigation of each project, from archival research about the building's history to a master plan or a feasibility study for an adaptive reuse plan.