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SMITH OPERA HOUSE

SMITH OPERA HOUSE, GENEVA NY Built in 1894, the Smith Opera House continues as one of the oldest operating performing arts theaters in the United States. The building is primarily composed of a 1,400-seat theater. There are supporting areas that include the lobby, concession areas, a dance studio and offices. There are restrooms, dressing rooms, […]

ALCOHOL & DRUG COUNCIL OF TC

ALCOHOL AND DRUG COUNCIL OF TOMPKINS COUNTY – ITHACA, NY This building was converted to an open access detox center with a treatment capacity of 40 patients. Taitem performed an energy audit under NYSERDA’s Commercial Tenant Program to analyze the building’s energy consumption and to find facility improvement measures. Recommendations included installing low flow devices, […]

BARTON LAB – CORNELL UNIVERSITY

GENEVA BARTON LAB – CORNELL UNIVERSITY Plant pathologists and entomologists at Cornell University’s Barton Laboratory in Geneva, NY spend their days researching how insects positively or negatively affect plants, how to identify and treat plant diseases and ways to effectively manage insects for large scale agricultural systems. An integral foundation of this work, in addition […]

ARTHAUS

ITHACA ARTHAUS – ITHACA, NY Ithaca Arthaus is a new, 100,000 SF, supported housing project with four stories of apartments above a community room, art gallery, offices, and parking area. The project, which received funding support from New York State Homes and Community Renewal, will contain 124 units. Taitem provided full engineering design services for […]

CFCU COMMUNITY CREDIT UNION

CFCU COMMUNITY CREDIT UNION – WATERLOO, NY This bulding is the first branch location for the CFCU Credit Union in Seneca County and offers services using the latest in banking technologies, foregoing teller lines and focusing on efficient and effective member interactions. The facility includes two drive-up lanes and a 24-hour drive-up ATM lane. Taitem […]

210 LINDEN AVE

210 LINDEN AVE – ITHACA, NY Taitem provided mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection design services for this 5 story apartment building at the corner of College Avenue and Bool Street, in the Collegetown district of Ithaca, NY. The building will be used primarily for student-housing and the complex will contain 44 dwelling units with […]

400 STEWART AVE

400 STEWART AVE – ITHACA, NY Taitem provided mechanical, electrical, plumbing and structural design services for the mixed-use, 3-story building at 400-404 Stewart Ave and for the renovation of 406 Stewart Ave, the neighboring multi-family building. The mechanical scope of work included full design of air source heat pump systems for both buildings. LOCATION Ithaca, […]

GREENSTAR COOPERATIVE MARKET

GREENSTAR COOPERATIVE MARKET – ITHACA, NY GreenStar’s West End project at 770 Cascadilla Street broke ground in mid-November 2018. This new location will be a one-stop shop with a sustainable, organic grocery including a deli, bakery, beer and hard cider, and bulk foods. The new facility will allow Greenstar to centralize its kitchen, administrative offices, […]

IVY RIDGE TOWNHOMES

IVY RIDGE TOWNHOMES – ITHACA, NY Ivy Ridge Townhomes are located at 802 Dryden Road and neighbor the Cornell Botanical Gardens. The new 50,000 SF housing development features 42 units on its 3-acre site. The apartments are a mix of 2, 3 and 4-bedroom units totaling 108 bedrooms. Exterior features include 70 parking spaces, bike […]

KENDAL AT ITHACA

KENDAL AT ITHACA Kendal retirement communities are Quaker-affiliated not-for-profit continuum-of-care facilities which aim to transform the experience of aging. Kendal at Ithaca is located in the Cayuga Heights neighborhood and consists of 47 buildings. The largest is the Community Building Complex, housing a community center, health center, and apartments, totaling about 200,000 SF. There are […]