Sustainability

Sustainable building has become a method for the future. We not only work to preserve the past but we also are building to withstand the future.
If you are thinking about reducing your facility’s environmental impact or saving a building from losing its historical significance then you may want to consider the following sustainable building concepts we can offer you:

   • HISTORIC RESTORATION

   • ADAPTIVE REUSE

   • LEED


Our Specialties:

Our remarkable staff are experts in all phases of new and replacement façade systems. They can execute any project from design to installation and everything in between. Our teams use the best tools to provide our clients with the best product, including building information modeling and laser scanning to avoid field measurement discrepancies. With the best tools and our in-field experience our staff have become proficient in all management and install of any rain screen façade replacement. These systems allow you to salvage the existing building while adding additional energy efficiency to minimize the amount of heat loss in your building.

Historic Restoration

    The VMJR Companies seeks to preserve, conserve and protect historical buildings and maintain their historical significance. We believe that historic buildings hold considerable character, which plays an exceptional role in their communities.

    Our staff are experts in all facets of historic restoration; we can assist from conception and design to completion.  Our experience is not limited when it comes to restoration; restoration is always unique and most of the time custom crafted to suit the time period; including anything from concrete, stone, masonry, terra cotta, copper flashings, slate roofing, ornamental architectural wood products, wood windows to historical lighting fixtures.  



    “We will probably be judged not by the monuments we build but by those we have destroyed”

    -New York Times Editorial

    Project experience - Buildings listed on the National Register of Historical Places:

       • Albany, NY City Hall

       • Old Washington County Courthouse, Salem, NY

       • Emma Willard School Troy, NY

       • West Hall, RPI, Troy, NY

       • Delaware and Hudson Railroad Company Building, Albany, NY (SUNY Admin Building)

       • New York State Capitol, Albany, NY

       • Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY

       • GE, Schenectady, NY

       • Finch Pruyn, Glens Falls, NY

       • Hyde Museum , Glens Falls, NY