SUNY Oswego - Masonry Probes

  • Work Performed: 2009
    Scope of Work: Masonry design probes.
    Project Amount: $70,000.00
    Contractor: WASA
    Studio A, 740 Broadway
    New York, NY 10003
    Carl Rothbart, Architect – (212) 420-1160

Olana Exterior Restoration - Phase One

  • Work Performed: 2003
    Scope of Work: Complete restoration of the exterior of the main house of the Olana historic site.  Work included brick and stone restoration, intricate painting patterns, wood windows, wood doors and restoration of the porches.
    Project Amount: $686,200.00
    Contractor: Jan Hird Pokorny Associates
    306 East 51st St.
    New York, NY 10022
    Richard Pieper, Architect  (212) 759-6462
    Laura Heim, Architect – (718) 360-4959

Alfred E. Smith Building - Exterioe Restoration & Marble Atrium

  • Work Performed:  2003 – 2004
    Scope of Work: Complete restoration of exterior building including cleaning, caulking and pointing.  Installation of marble atrium.
    Project Amount: $2,500,000.00
    Contractor: Pike Company
    Rochester, NY
    Dean Jones – (518) 858-9834

The Rice Building - Exterior Restoration

  • Work Performed: 2002
    Scope of Work: Brick pointing, stone patching, intricate painting, wood window restoration.
    Project Amount: $447,000.00
    Contractor: Lepera & Ward
    2225 River Street
    Troy, NY 12180
    Vincent Lepera, Architect – (518) 272-4481

Troy YMCA - Cornice Replacement & Restoration

  • Contact Date: 2007
    Scope of Work: Removed existing deteriorated cornice and replaced with GFRC replica.  Restoration of brick parapet walls.  We cast the new GFRC in our casting shop and installed the new cornice with our masons.
    Project Amount: $365,000.00
    Contractor: Ryan Biggs Associates
    291 River St.
    Troy, NY 12180
    David Biggs, Engineer – (518) 272-6266

New York State Assembly - Rehabilitation of Certain Assembly Spaces

  • Work Performed: 2003
    Scope of Work: Restoration of Assembly Parlors and Offices.  Work included, marble, custom wood doors and cabinetry.  Wood carvings, ornamental plaster, window wall, powder coated steel frames, structural steel, stone restoration, brick restoration, intricate stencil painting.
    Accolades: Project won an AIA Award of Merit.
    Project Amount: $1,832,000.00
    Contractor: Francoise Bollack Architects
    218 Madison Ave.
    New York, NY 10016
    Francoise Bollack, Architect – (212) 686-0832
    Laura Heim, Architect – (718) 360-4959

Greenwich Middle Grades Cornice & Exterior Restoration

  • Contact Date: 2006
    Scope of Work: Restored deteriorated cornice, brick parapets and brick walls.
    Project Amount: $425,000.00
    Contractor: Saint John Architects
    51 Goose Hollow Road
    Greenfield Center, NY 12833
    Sam Saint John – (518) 587-1781

Cazenovia Central School District - Masonry Restoration & Window Replacement

  • Contact Date: 2007 & 2011
    Scope of Work: Complete brick restoration of original school building, case and replaced cornice stones and coping stones.  Self-performed demolition, castings and installation of new pre-cast cornice and coping stones.
    Project Amount: $1,105,700.00
    Contractor: Tetra Tech Architects & Engineers
    Jim Bouffard, Architect – (607) 277-7100

Saratoga Springs City Hall - New Granite Front Entrance

  • Contact Date: 2005
    Scope of Work: Replaced concrete stairs with new historic granite stairway.  New stairway had a completely different design than the concrete stairway.
    Project Amount: $225,000.00
    Contractor: City of Saratoga Springs
    Deborah LeBreche, City Engineer – (518) 587-3550

Lexington Town Hall - Brick & Mortar Repair

  • Contact Date: 2008
    Scope of Work: Complete brick restoration of town hall.
    Project Amount: $172,000.00
    Contractor: Lamont Engineers
    548 Main St.
    Cobleskill, NY 12043
    Doug Van Deusen, Engineer – (518) 234-4028


Troy High School - Brick Reconstruction

  • Work Performed: 2007
    Scope of Work:
    Removed and replaced bricks from all corners of the building.
    Project Amount:
    Contractor: Einhorn Yaffee Prescott Architecture
    Contact: (518) 426-1408

Pulaski Academy - Masonry Restoration & Brick Reconstruction

  • Work Performed: 2009
    Scope of Work: Complete brick and stone restoration of school building.
    Project Amount: $558,000.00
    Contractor: Gray Management Systems
    Rob Gray – (315) 436-9026

Genet School - East Greenbush Central School District

  • Work Performed: 2009 & 2010
    Scope of Work: Brick restoration, case & installed new coping stones and rebuilt tower.
    Project Amount: $2,400,000.00
    Architect – Envision Architects – Albany, NY
    Construction Manager – Sano Rubin Construction Company
    Lynn Ellsworth – (518) 462-6471

Goodwill Theatre Johnson City - Exterior Brick Stabilization & Interior Clean-up

  • Work Performed: 2012
    Scope of Work:
    Exterior restoration of brick.  Replacement of concrete sidewalk and ramp.  Interior clean-up.
    Project Amount:
    Killis Almond Architects
    342 Wilkens Ave.
    San Antonio, TX
    Killis Almond, Architect – (20) 532-3212

GANEM CONTRACTING CORPORATION: A family owned business founded in 1970 and incorporated in 1977, Ganem Contracting Corp. has been serving the industry for over 45 years. We are a committed union contractor and participate within the industry as a member of several organizations: Eastern Contractors Association, NY Chapter of the American Concrete Institute, General Building Contractors of NYS Inc., International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftsmen, and the National Trust for Historic Preservation.