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Richardson Olmsted Complex

Buffalo, New York

The Richardson Olmsted Complex is currently undergoing extensive renovations to transform its buildings into a cultural tourism destination. LPCiminelli is the construction manager for the project.

The Urban Resort Conference Center is the cornerstone development of the Richardson Olmsted Complex, with a culinary experience at 100 Acres, The Kitchens at Hotel Henry. Both the planned 88-room hotel and urban resort conference center, designed to accommodate groups of 50-500 people, will be operated by InnVest Lodging, a Buffalo-headquartered company widely known for operating The Mansion on Delaware Avenue, a boutique hotel in the city.

The $69 million construction project is funded with $54 million in state support and will leverage $16 million in state and federal Historic Tax Credits. Construction began October 2014 and will continue for about two years. The result will be a unique hospitality site that will bring economic benefits to the region, including 500 construction jobs, 75 permanent jobs and direct sales and sales tax revenue. 

Sienna worked with the Richardson Center Corporation and provided the following scope of work:

  • Project Monitoring and Air Sampling
  • Asbestos, Lead-based Paint & Mold Inspection and Sampling
  • PCM Laboratory Analysis