brick chimney repair & Restoration
NYC Health + hospitals
Rehabilitation of the west 227' 6" Radial Brick Chimney. Interior gunite preparation, exterior masonry repairs, Lightning Protection System installation, and breaching repairs.
Construction of a 46’ radial brick shell extension. Stainless Steel cap installation. Exterior pointing and Installation of exterior reinforcing bands , Lightning Protection System installation and exterior cleaning of brickwork.
Repointing of Exterior Mortar Joints and Reinforcing Band Installation. Installation of a New a Chimney Cover and Remove and Replace Lightning Protection System Air Terminals and Encircling Cable.
Masonry Restoration Project involving State of Virginia Historic Restoration Board. Demolition of the uppermost 7’ and Install a new reinforced concrete cap and Exterior re-pointing.
Nearly 50% of the exterior mortar joints, between the two radial brick boiler chimneys at the University, were in a deteriorated condition. GCI repaired more than 22,000 lineal feet of mortar joints in conjunction with nearly 300 bricks being replaced throughout the structures.