July 2014 Technical Meeting
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 6:00 PM (EDT)
July Technical Meeting - "Terracotta Facade Replacement"
Join us on July 23rd for dinner and a presentation by Michael Tolan, Vice President at Nicholson & Galloway, INC.
The presentation will cover the terracotta restoration on the Brooklyn Federal Courthouse & Post Office. The complex consists of two attached buildings, one constructed in 1892
(granite) and the other in 1933 (terracotta). The project included restoration of both
buildings. Between 2009 and 2013 Nicholson & Galloway acted as the General
Contractor, Restoration Contractor and Roofing Contractor.
About the Speaker
Michael Tolan has over 35 years experience restoring the historic sites of New York City. Now, Vice
President at Nicholson and Galloway, he has applied his experience to the issues of pricing,
project development, logistics, and staffing. Throughout the years, he has learned to overcome
unforeseen and unknown hurdles that are part of every restoration scope to complete award
winning projects on time and within budget.