Industry: Justice / Homeland Security

Robert McEwen Custom House Border Patrol Renovations

Project Overview: As the oldest building on the National Historic Register accommodating current immigration protocol, Customs and Border Protection needed to upgrade the Border Patrol Station to comply with current Homeland Security and law enforcement / judicial requirements for this upgrade and renovation. A two-phased implementation allowed for a pre-design study and renovations including: wings […]

Written by on July 20, 2020

Hanley Federal Building Lobby Security Upgrades

Project Overview: Providing present day security screening requirements within the limits of a fifty-year old lobby space presented significant challenges for this project effort.  The scope of this project included the redesign and upgrade of the James M. Hanley Federal Building’s aging lobby, and modernized the common entrance space for visitors and employees; improving visitor […]

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Jackson Courthouse Bankruptcy Court Renovations

Project Overview: The U.S. Bankruptcy Court was in need of re-organizing its existing space to account for changes in its workflow and processing of the existing caseload and client interface.  The renovations on the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 5th floors of the Robert H. Jackson Courthouse, Buffalo, NY were designed to promote a collaborative work […]

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U.S. District Court Office Buildout

Project Overview: Two portions of the second floor of the Binghamton Federal Building were in need of renovations to better suit the needs of the U.S. District Court. In the 1,487 SF northwest section of the renovation, Judge’s Chambers, office space, break and conference rooms, and secure greeting spaces were created to accommodate the clerk […]

Written by on May 8, 2020

Land Port of Entry Border Crossing Canopy Rehabilitation

Project Overview: Exposed to the harsh northern New York climate for 80 years, the 1,400 SF historic building canopy at the Rouses Point border crossing was showing signs of extensive deterioration.  By conducting significant architectural and structural investigations, NKB developed a thoughtful design solution to selectively demolish portions of the current structure and create a […]

Written by on July 20, 2020