Renovation & Adaptive Reuse

At McNamara Salvia, we have re-designed numerous existing properties and historical landmarks in order to give them a rejuvenating new life. From simple infrastructure upgrades and additions to a complete interior gut renovation and repurpose, our portfolio represents expertise that can only be found with familiarity.
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ProjectCity, StateProject Description
10 Wilson RoadCambridge, MARenovation to multi-tenant laboratory and office building
Harvard Alumni StadiumCambridge, MA1903 cast-in-place concrete stadium renovated with a 240,000 SF addition/expansion
Grupo LafiseMiami, FLRenovation of 2-story, 1996 office building
Bunker Hill Housing RedevelopmentCharlestown, MAMulti-phased project bringing new affordable and market rate housing
InnolabsLong Island City, NY8-story, 220,000 SF laboratory building renovated from (2) previously existing buildings
Burlington MallBurlington, MA1,270,000 SF renovation of Sears store to multi-tenant space and interior renovations
North End Zone Renovation at Gillette StadiumFoxborough, MALargest renovation in the stadium’s history
10 Church StreetCambridge, MA4-story, 60,000 SF mixed-use complex renovated from Harvard Square Theater
95 Greene StreetJersey City, NJ8-story, 340,000 SF life science building
71 White StreetBrooklyn, NY8-story, 70,000 SF hotel with elevated market square built from foundation of former 1930s building
MGM Music Hall at FenwayBoston, MA2-story addition to Fenway Park
North Shore Medical Center Salem | Emergency Department and the Epstein CenterSalem, MA123,000 SF of renovations and a 118,000 SF expansion to the ER
New England BioLabsIpswich, MA208,000 SF R&D campus with 160,000 SF Garden Expansion
St. Gabriel ChurchBrighton, MAMiscellaneous designs of openings, repairs, etc.
69 A StreetSouth Boston, MA3-story Mass Timber addition
60 First StreetCambridge, MA210,000 SF lab converted from Sears building at CambridgeSide
AdventHealth Tampa | Garage ExpansionTampa, FL6-story parking garage expansion adding 300-spaces
AdventHealth Tampa | Womens' and Childrens' ExpansionTampa, FL10,275 SF renovation and single-story, 5,510 SF addition
Hood ParkCharlestown, MA1,785,800 SF mixed-use master plan, redeveloping Hood Park
Bulfinch CrossingBoston, MA(6) Mixed-use buildings replacing the Government Center Garage
Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital | Inpatient AdditionBoston, MA5-story, 107,700 SF inpatient addition
Motor Mart Garage RedevelopmentBoston, MARenovation to 306-unit, 26-story, 350,000 SF residential tower with retail and parking
South Station TowerBoston, MA862,000 SF mixed-use tower addition to South Station
201 Brookline Avenue at Landmark CenterBoston, MA14-story, 506,000 SF office and laboratory building built above and around existing parking garage
40 Thorndike Boston, MA20-story, mixed-use tower renovated from previously existing 22-story Sullivan Courthouse
The AlcottBoston, MAReplacement of existing 650-space garage with 44-story, 447-foot residential tower and 830-space garage
Harrison Albany BlockBoston, MA722,000 SF of renovated and new buildings including 575 Albany Street and the Gambro Building
Nashoba Brooks School | The Transliteracy Platform and LibraryConcord, MA13,500 SF flexible teaching space renovation from Tucker Performing Arts
Simmons College | Science CenterBoston, MA100,000 SF Science Center renovation and addition to One Palace Road
SouthLine BostonDorchester, MA300,000 SF laboratory space, a component of 3-story building
Waterstone at StamfordStamford, CTRenovation of old General Electric Capital Corporation to senior living community
2 Washington StreetNew York, NY345-unit, 31-story residential property renovated from 398,000 SF office building
41 Linskey WayBoston, MA4-story, 28,505 SF commercial building renovated from existing building
59 Fountain StreetFramingham, MA6-story, 242,300 SF apartment development renovated from an old mill, The Bancroft Building
Hyatt Centric Faneuil Hall Boston at Congress SquareBoston, MA163-key, 12-story hotel part of Congress Square development
AdventHealth | North PinellasTarpon Springs, FL18,000 SF emergency room addition and new 2-story facade
Analog Devices HeadquartersWilmington, MARenovation of (2) buildings on existing campus for new headquarters
Chain Forge HotelCharlestown, MA230-key, 5-story, 180,000 SF hotel renovation from 1904 factory building
Children's National Research & Innovation CampusWashington, D.C.(5) Existing buildings built between 1920s and 1990s repurposed for clinical and laboratory use
Copley Place TowerBoston, MA52-story residential tower built on top of Neiman Marcus store at Copley Place Mall
Nashoba Brooks School | Arts Platform and Main EntranceConcord, MA24,000 SF addition to main school
Nashoba Brooks School | Discovery Barn and LandscapeConcord, MA4,800 SF outdoor learning and athletic addition
Plantation WalkPlantation, FLRenovations and expansion of previous mall to mixed-use development
1 Strathmore Road / AffyImmune TherapeuticsNatick, MA1-story, 10,000 SF office renovation from 1960 building
100 Shawmut AvenueBoston, MA13-story residential tower built on a preserved 6-story, 70,000 SF South End office building
101 Arch StreetBoston, MAFill height glass wall on mezzanine level, new fiber optic and glass bead additions to pendants, escalator and sliding wall systems
150 Kneeland Street HotelBoston, MA230-key, 21-story, 218-foot hotel built on existing site
3 Strathmore Road / Pillar BiosciencesNatick, MA1-story, 20,000 SF office renovation from 1975 building
302 Detura StreetWest Palm Beach, FLComplete renovation of interior and exterior of 3-story building to 42,073 SF of office use
321 Harrison AvenueBoston, MA8-story lab building built on top of 3 stories of existing parking
33-02 Skillman AvenueLong Island City, NY6-story, 105,000 SF renovated industrial and office property
60 CharltonNew York, NY12-story, 98,200 SF boutique office building renovated from existing 6-story building
960 Massachusetts AvenueBoston, MA30,000 SF addition to existing building and renovation of facade
Athenahealth at Arsenal on the CharlesWatertown, MA900,000 SF of adaptive reuse and 250,000 SF of new construction for campus master plan
Boston Children's Hospital | One Brookline PlaceBrookline, MA6-story, 47,000 SF addition to existing medical building
Boston Children's Hospital | The Fazzalari Sky BridgeBoston, MA250-foot pedestrian bridge connecting main building to expanded parking garage
Congress SquareBoston, MA458,300 SF mixed-use development with (5) historic restored buildings and 92,700 SF of new construction
Emerson College | 172 Tremont StreetBoston, MA44,380 SF, 4-story building renovated to student center
Emerson College | Little BuildingBoston, MARenovation to add 296-beds to an existing 748-beds, and addition of 13th floor
Massachusetts General Hospital | Jackson BuildingBoston, MAPharmacy renovation
Fenway ParkBoston, MAImprovements 2003 to present; including design of the Green Monster seats and Budweiser deck in right field
Middlesex School | Theatre and Visual Arts CenterConcord, MARenovation adding a 200-seat black box theatre, art studios and galleries
MIT Kendall Square | NoMa One BroadwayCambridge, MAAddition of an 19,000 SF Roche Brother's marketplace to existing building
238 Main Street at MIT Kendall Square Cambridge, MARenovation of The Kendall Building and 12-story addition to rear including research, lab, office and retail components
MIT Kendall Square SoMa MBTA Station RehabilitationCambridge, MANew plaza and expansion of existing below-grade station
Nashoba Brooks School | Middle School CoLab and ClassroomsConcord, MA1,450 SF classroom expansion
Ritz-Carlton Residences, Miami BeachMiami Beach, FL126-unit luxury residences renovated from previous Miami Heart Hospital
Sunset YardsBrooklyn, NY10-story, 200,000 SF office complex renovated from (2) former factory buildings
The Archer ResidencesBoston, MARenovation of (2) Suffolk University buildings into condominium
The Holy CrossBoston, MA25,000 SF Cathedral renovation, first building has undergone in 150 years
Thorndike ExchangeLowell, MA7-story, 189,320 SF mixed-use development renovated from old mill building
Tower at Mutual Plaza (Legacy Tower)Durham, NC16,000 SF addition to 1st floor, remodeled lobby, facade restoration and other modernizations to 183,000 SF office tower
Turbine @ 29 RyersonBrooklyn, NY12-story, 280,000 SF office renovated from 8-story warehouse
Union CrossingBronx, NY7-story, 280,000 SF mixed-use building with office, retail and event space renovated from old warehouse
University of the Virgin Islands | MacLean Marine Science CenterSt. Thomas, Virgin Islands2-story, 10,000 SF building repairs from hurricane damage
University of the Virgin Islands | Quarter's BSt. Thomas, Virgin Islands3-story, 3,354 SF building complete roof replacement and repairs from hurricane damage
University of the Virgin Islands | Reichhold Center for the ArtsSt. Thomas, Virgin Islands3-story, 1962 building roof replacement from hurricane damage
Whale SquareBrooklyn, NYWarehouse to office conversion and expansion of 7-story waterfront complex
100 Federal StreetBoston, MARenovation to existing building with addition of 10,000 SF atrium and revised below-grade parking
150 Fifth AvenueNew York, NYRenovation adding 2-stories to the east and west ends of office building, now a 227,500-square-foot complex
2053 Frederick Douglass BoulevardNew York, NY50-units in (2) 5-story, 55,000 SF buildings completely renovated from existing properties
250 Church StreetNew York, NY17-story residential tower renovation from previously existing 15-story office tower
377 East 33rd StreetNew York, NYAddition of roof deck and amenity space
67 Livingston StreetBrooklyn, NY22-unit, 29-story condominium converted from a former Jehovah’s Witnesses building
99 Summer StreetBoston, MARenovation of facade, new 5,800 SF lobby and 6,000 SF mezzanine
Alewife Research Center (The ARC)Cambridge, MA224,000 SF, 5-story Class A laboratory building renovated from an existing office building
Boston Children's Hospital | Main Building Roof GardenBoston, MAVertical expansion of the existing Main Building to accommodate a new 1/4 acre roof garden
Boston University | Myles Standish HallBoston, MARenovation of 9-story building and 4-story annex
Boston Public MarketBoston, MA28,000 SF indoor market hall, the first in the U.S. with only local food options
Emerson College | Colonial TheatreBoston, MARedesign of the gridiron system above the stage and aesthetic upgrades
Envoy Hotel at Seaport SquareBoston, MAExpansion of Lookout Rooftop Bar
Ink BlockBoston, MAMixed-use development constructed on site of former Boston Herald headquarters
SilverCup Studios Terra Cotta BuildingLong Island City, NYRestoration of the historic New York Architectural Terra-Cotta to Silvercup Studios development
Suffield Academy | Memorial Hall AdditionSuffield, CTRenovation and addition of 14,000 SF to existing 24,000 SF building
World of Disney®Orlando, FLRenovated 50,000 SF, largest Disney® merchandise store in the world
25 Bacon RoadEnfield, CT1,000,000 SF renovated warehouse to distribution center
425 E 53rd Street - Ruder Finn HeadquartersNew York, NY5-story, 40,000 SF office building renovated from previouos Newell Building
75 Moulton StreetCambridge, MA1-story, 37,500 SF renovation to laboratory and office building
Converse World Headquarters at Lovejoy WharfBoston, MA10-story office building restored from The Hoffman Building with an addition of 2-stories
Hahne & Co.Newark, NJRenovation of Hahne & Co. Department store to 10-story mixed-use building
Lahey Medical Center - East ExpansionPeabody, MA190,000 SF addition consisting of ER, shell space and mechanical areas to infill existing stilts structure
LINXWatertown, MA185,000 SF, 2-story office and laboratory building repurposed from Verizon Warehouse
Middlesex School | Rachel Carson Music and Campus CenterConcord, MA22,000 SF, 150-seat hall, classrooms, rehearsal rooms and amenity space renovated from heating plant
One Hanson Place RetailBrooklyn, NYRenovation of 40,000 SF retail component of building
The Charles Stark Draper LaboratoryCambridge, MA20,000 SF atrium addition and 250,000 SF office and lab renovations
The LucasBoston, MA8-story condominium building set within the restored German Trinity Catholic Church
Berklee College of Music | 150 Massachusetts AvenueBoston, MARenovation of academic and student spaces, enhanced facade and entryway to building
Burnham BuildingBoston, MARenovated 1912 Filene's Department Store building into office and retail space
Clark's North American HeadquartersWaltham, MA120,000 SF, 4-story office renovated from previous Polaroid facility
Heritage PointQuincy, MA160,912 SF Class A office building renovated to update restrooms, common areas and new energy management systems
HubSpotCambridge, MA105,000 SF headquarter campus expansion and renovation
Middlesex School | Clay HouseConcord, MA18,000 SF renovation adding a common room, updating facilities and new entry to dorm
Sawgrass Mills | Colonnade ExpansionSunrise, FL80,000 SF expansion and added 1,700-car parking deck
Sawgrass Mills | The Oasis RenovationSunrise, FL130,000 SF of renovations to outdoor space and existing cinema
SilverCup Studios NorthBronx, NYFull block warehouse renovation to 4-story film and television production facility
Southgate TowersMiami, FL253-unit, 14-story South Tower and 242-unit, 14-story North Tower renovations
100 South 4th StreetBrooklyn, NYInstallation of common roof deck structure on top of 7-story structure
9 Channel CenterBoston, MA7-story, 70,000 SF office and retail building which is the adaptive reuse of warehouse structure
Boston Children's Hospital | Main Lobby ExpansionBoston, MARenovation of (4) existing buildings to expand and connect the main entrance and improve patient flow
Downtown Dadeland PlazaMiami, FLExterior improvements including new canopy, streetscape overhangs and structural connections to ground floor
Hong Lok HouseBoston, MA74-unit senior housing renovated from original Hong Lok House; retained facade
Hotel CommonwealthBoston, MA245-key, 7-story, 134,000 SF hotel renovation
Innovation and Design BuildingBoston, MA1918 Warehouse converted into innovative and open office spaces
Palmetto General HospitalHialeah, FL1,348 SF addition and renovation to a hybrid operating room
The Woods Jupiter at 129 Sounding AvenueJupiter, FL8,000 SF, 2-story restaurant renovation
10-24 School StreetBoston, MAInterior restructuring of multiple floors for upscale, 24,000 SF Walgreens flagship location
375 Newbury StreetBoston, MA4-story, 40,000 SF building renovation including stabilizing, repairing exterior masonry walls and adding a 4-story addition
4-6 Newbury StreetBoston, MARenovated Taj Hotel into residency and Chanel store
Boston Children’s Hospital | The James Mandell BuildingBoston, MA10-story, 116,000 SF urban infill project adding 44-inpatient beds and clinical support facilities
Boston University | AdmissionsBoston, MA2,500 SF glass addition and a 150-seat auditorium renovated from former Hillel House
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard | The Stanley BuildingCambridge, MA15-story building built above and around continually operating parking garage
Gillette Stadium Executive Offices at Patriot PlaceFoxborough, MA25,000 SF, 2-story addition to east side of Gillette Stadium for executive office space
Loews Boston HotelBoston, MA225-key, 10-story hotel renovation
Miami Beach EDITIONMiami Beach, FL300-key, 16-story hotel built over existing ballroom and 3-story historic hotel
Palm Beach OutletsWest Palm Beach, FL465,000 SF of outdoor retail built on previous Palm Beach Mall site
Schneider Electric Northeast HeadquartersAndover, MAAddition of 77,000 SF R&D facility and 155,000 SF, 3-story building
Shelborne South BeachMiami Beach, FL200-key, 8-story renovated hotel
The Godfrey HotelBoston, MA135,500 SF rehabilitation of two buildings for the provision of a new, 243-room boutique hotel with ground floor retail
5 Channel CenterBoston, MA50,000 SF office and laboratory building renovated from historic structure
50 Post Office Square - Brown Brothers HarrimanBoston, MARenovation to lobby, common areas, an addition of 21,000 SF of retail space and 110-space below-grade garage 
Boston University | 700 Commonwealth AvenueBoston, MADining hall renovations and escalator replacement
Marriott Residence Inn Boston Downtown/SeaportBoston, MA120-key, 6-story hotel renovation from warehouse
Residence Inn Downtown / SeaportBoston, MA6-story hotel renovation
RH Boston (Restoration Hardware)Boston, MA40,000 SF furniture gallery in restored New England Museum of Natural History
Sacred Heart University | Edgerton Center for the Performing ArtsFairfield, CTRenovation and expansion of 5,000 SF, 776-seat facility
The MuseBoston, MA38-unit, 6-story luxury apartment renovated from historic industrial building
Higher One Corporate HeadquartersNew Haven, CT150,000 SF adaptive reuse and addition of 4-story glass atrium to connect (2) buildings
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary at 800 Huntington AvenueBoston, MA90,000 SF, 4-story outpatient surgical center renovated and expanded from existing building
Wentworth Institute of Technology | Beatty HallBoston, MA30,000 SF renovation of the Flanagan Center at WIT's Beatty Hall
Atlantic WharfBoston, MA32-story, office, residential retail building renovated from the historic Russia and Tufts Buildings on site
Beverly HospitalBeverly, MA95,000 SF addition housing ambulatory care, cardiovascular research and MRI facilities
MIT | 640 Memorial DriveCambridge, MA5-story, 225,748 SF Class A lab space
316-322 Summer StreetBoston, MA140,100 SF renovation and conversion to office space with retail
Boston Medical Center | Menino PavilionBoston, MA2-story, 20,000-square-foot addition housing emergency departments, MRI suites and observation units
Suffolk University | Modern TheaterBoston, MA2-story historical theatre refurbished with a 10-story dormitory addition atop
10-20 Channel CenterBoston, MA250,000 SF office building in former Boston Wharf Company warehouse buildings
AstraZeneca Hope Lodge - American Cancer Society - BostonBoston, MA50,000 SF, 40-suite building renovated from Vincent Memorial Building
Massachusetts General Hospital | Gray BuildingBoston, MAFloor 3 hybrid operating room renovation
St. Aiden ChurchBrookline, MARenovation providing 25,000 SF of new residential space
Wyss Institute at Center for Life Science | BostonBoston, MA1-story, 23,000 SF laboratory renovation on the fifth floor of the Center for Life Science Boston building
Charles River PlazaCambridge, MAAddition of 5-story office building and 8-story laboratory building on existing 2-story structure
Nashoba Brooks School | Gym and Dining Hall AdditionConcord, MA20,000 SF gym and dining hall addition, 5,000 SF wing addition, and renovations; final phase of 20-year master plan  
YMCA HeadquartersBoston, MADemolition of a portion of the existing building while adding a new 5,000 SF building on the back end of the site
273-281 Summer StreetBoston, MANew lobby with common building entrance, new roof, elevators, windows and other improvements
Natick MallNatick, MA1,700,000 SF renovation and expansion
Newton Country Day School | LibraryNewton, MAAddition to original building providing study rooms, seminars, offices and classrooms
The PenmarkBoston, MA60-unit, 86,000 SF rehabilitation of former Boston College High School to condominium building
Biogen World Headquarters at 225 Binney StreetCambridge, MA325,000 SF building with renovations and new construction
Curry College | Academic Theater AdditionMilton, MA30,000 SF multi-purpose auditorium/theater
Novartis Institutes for BioMedical ResearchCambridge, MA500,000 SF, 6-story lab and office building repurposed from previous factory building
Reservoir WoodsWaltham, MARenovations of 1,200,000 SF corporate campus
ArtBlock BostonBoston, MA(2) 6-story buildings with below-grade parking built on Joshua Bates Art Center site
Folio BostonBoston, MA172,000 SF condominium renovated from a 200-year-old, 4,000 SF structure
101 Huntington AvenueBoston, MARenovation of 25-story, 505,583 SF office building
Milton Academy | Schwartz Student CenterMilton, MA20,000 SF glass addition connecting (2) historic buildings; a Campus Crossroads
MIT | Sidney-Pacific Graduate HousingCambridge, MA688-unit, 346,000 SF graduate housing
NECCORevere, MARenovation of 1-story, 810,432 SF warehouse to manufacturing headquarters
10 Presidential WayWoburn, MAFloor fill in of 32,900 SF, new skylight, entrance canopy and RTU platforms
275 Grove StreetNewton, MARenovation and addition of 4-story, 1,000-car parking garage
Exton Square MallExton, PA980,000 SF shopping mall, after extensive renovation and addition
Southbridge Hotel and Conference CenterSouthbridge, MAConverting an existing, multi-building complex from an existing manufacturing facility to a hotel and conference center
Hilton Boston Downtown / Faneuil HallBoston, MA14-story Class A hotel renovated from historical building