How Design-Build Reduces Project Time and Cost

Have you ever received an impressive building design, but then you saw the cost and did a double-take? Was there an extra zero in there? Maybe 2 extra zeros? Research that assessed over 350 projects of varying size showed that when design-build was used over design-bid-build, project cost was 6.1% lower, construction speed was 12% […]

The Rise of Pre-Fabrication and Pre-Assembly in Commercial and Mixed-Use Construction

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Many owners and developers choose to incorporate pre-assembly and pre-fabrication processes into their building project rather than using a more conventional approach. With pre-fabrication and pre-assembly, an integrated design-build firm and its construction team will set up a particular commercial space to pre-fabricate processes. These include examples like pre-poured slabs, pre-assembled modular wall and frame […]

How to Work with a Design-Build Team

Our objective in creating design-build teams is always unity. When a team of people form to execute huge construction projects, it is critical to have everyone on the same page. The design-build team knows the scope and parameters of each project so there is no question about the goals to be accomplished. Along the way […]

Clash Detection: The Cost, The History, and New Technology

When you think about all the components that must come together to complete a building project, it can often challenge the most seasoned architects, engineers, and developers. How is it that plumbing doesn’t intrude on ductwork? Or that beams don’t crash through walls? Well, experienced pros help, but they rely on a process called clash […]

Do We Expand or Build New? Should We Own or Lease?

Major construction is a complex, risk-laden venture that involves the expenditure of large sums of capital and demands constant attention to achieve success. An owner embarking on a construction project must make a number of important decisions regarding expansion or building new. If a new facility is the way to go, should you own or […]

Crescent Commons – A Design-Build Project for VIP

Crescent Commons is the $16-million adaptive re-use of the historic Crescent Corset factory in Cortland, NY. When completed, the 150,000 square foot building will feature 41,000 SF of commercial office space, more than half of which is already leased, and 47 loft-style apartments with amenities such as a lounge, exercise room, and a private courtyard.

What is the Best Time of Year to Start Design-Build Projects?

There is really nothing quite like the excitement of breaking ground on a new design-build integrated project. After months of planning, managing, and anticipating, the launch of a new structure signals the culmination of expertise and integration. But when is the best time to get started? This depends on the geography of the build site. […]

Price Rite Partners with VIP Structures

This is the third store that VIP has partnered with Price Rite on. In keeping with VIP’s strategic directive to provide client-focused services, VIP also took an active role in procuring economic development incentives. VIP was able to put together an aggressive 12-week construction schedule which allowed Price Rite to open June 25, 2017.

Expansion of Design-Build Infrastructure in New York State

The design-build method of project delivery creates innovative solutions in the fluidity and cost effectiveness of large construction projects. This same model of implementation is becoming increasingly important in the world of New York infrastructure projects where saving time and money can have a critical impact on the state’s budgets and populations. The design-build premise […]

The History of Integrated Design-Build

Architektón is the Greek word for Master Builder. Structures like the Theatre of Dionysus, the Parthenon, the cathedrals of Europe, the London Bridge, and the White House were all testaments to the Master Builder concept. In fact, Master Builders date as far back as 1800 BC in Mesopotamia. The Master Builder process has always been […]

6 Factors to Consider When Hiring an Architecture, Engineering or Construction Firm

The process of searching for, deciding upon, and hiring an architecture, engineering, or construction firm for your next building project is a large undertaking. It likely involves multiple levels of decision-makers, resources, and considerable time. As detailed in past blog post titled 4 Reasons to Use an Integrated Design-Build Firm, several advantages exist in choosing […]

4 Reasons to Use an Integrated Design-Build Firm

Commercial construction for industrial, manufacturing, distribution, warehouse, metal buildings, commercial, housing, healthcare, and education clients.

A common consideration early in the building process among decision-makers is the choice between using one firm for all aspects of your project (architecture, engineering, construction, development) or using separate firms for each component. While cases can be made for each approach, our team at VIP Structures feels our integrated approach offers several unique benefits […]

O-AT-KA Groundbreaking

On September 10th, we officially broke ground on the Warehouse Expansion project at O-AT-KA Milk Products Cooperative…

VIP Structures Headquarters

Previous Next VIP Structures New Office Headquarters | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION 24,000 SF Adaptive-Reuse Completed 2023 Design-Build-Develop TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Developer: VIP Development Associates VIP was recently in the unique position to design and build its own facility, offering a rare opportunity to implement […]

Kris-Tech Wire Manufacturing

Previous Next Kris-Tech Wire New Manufacturing & Warehouse Facilities | Rome, NY PROJECT INFORMATION 74,791 SF Warehouse Addition 49,000 SF Manufacturing Facility 26,000 SF Warehouse Addition Pre-Engineered Metal Building TEAM Design-Build Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering   Kris-Tech Wire, a leading copper and aluminum wire manufacturer in Rome, NY, […]

Salt City Market | Syracuse, NY

Commercial construction for industrial, manufacturing, distribution, warehouse, metal buildings, commercial, housing, healthcare, and education clients.

Previous Next Salt City Market Mixed Use Food Hall | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-CM | Self Perform Metal Decking New Build 80,000 SF TEAM VIP Structures IPD Engineering Snow Kreilich ICRAVE Environmental Design & Research AWARDS Associated Builders & Contractors Excellence in Construction Awards AIA CNY Award of Excellence In 2018, Syracuse Urban Partnership […]

J.W. Didado Electric

Previous Next J.W. Didado Electric Office and Truck Maintenance Facility, Clay, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build Self Perform PEMB Erection 24,000 SF Completed 2023 TEAM Design-Build MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Construction: VIP Structures Briarwood Construction (Construction Manager/Advising on project) Keplinger Freeman Associates VIP was hired by Ohio-based electrical contractor J.W. Didado to […]

O-AT-KA Warehouse | Batavia, NY

Previous Next O-AT-KA MILK PRODUCTS New Warehouse and Handling Facilities | Batavia, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build 235,000 SF TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates In 2015, O-AT-KA enlisted the VIP team to help determine logistics for their new 205,000 SF warehouse and 30,000 SF material handling facilities. This […]

Tessy Plastics Manufacturing

Previous Next TESSY PLASTICS Manufacturing, Warehouse, Clean Room & Office Facilities PROJECT INFORMATION 500,000 SF including: Manufacturing Clean rooms Warehouse Distribution Office Space TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Tessy Plastics Corporation, a leading global contract manufacturer, creates products for medical device suppliers to consumer goods for Fortune […]

Pike Block | Syracuse, NY

Previous Next PIKE BLOCK Mixed-Use Development | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build-Develop  Historic Mixed-Use 150,000 SF   TEAM Construction: VIP Structures Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Developer: VIP Development Associates AWARDS American Institute of Architects CNY Chapter Preservation Association of CNY Downtown Committee of Syracuse NAIOP/Commerciale Real Estate Development Association Located at […]

ChaseDesign | Syracuse, NY

Previous Next ChaseDesign New Office Headquarters | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build-Develop 29,000 SF LEED Certified TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Developer: VIP Development Associates ChaseDesign, a design firm founded in 1958, wanted to expand its office space and move from its Skaneateles locale to downtown Syracuse. […]

Food Bank of CNY

Previous Next FOOD BANK OF CNY Warehouse/Distribution Facility Renovation | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-CM 74,000 SF TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates VIP’s work with the Food Bank of CNY spans multiple projects and includes an initial transformation of a 48,568 SF warehouse to fit the Food […]

Feldmeier Equipment

Previous Next Feldmeier Equipment New Manufacturing Facility | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION 125,000 SF TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates In spring of 2017, Feldmeier Equipment asked VIP’s team of architects and engineers to design and construct a new manufacturing facility. With the goal to complete construction within […]

ITT Gould Pumps

Previous Next ITT Goulds New Industrial Testing Facility PROJECT INFORMATION 89,650 New Industrial Testing Facility 84,000 SF Office Renovation Design-Build Delivery TEAM Design-Build Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering VIP and ITT-Goulds Pumps have worked together on many projects over the past two decades, including a new 89,650 industrial testing […]

NRG Energy

Previous Next NRG Energy New Office | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION 3,000 SF Completed 2023 TEAM Design-Build Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Construction: VIP Structures Developer” VIP Development MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering VIP worked with NRG Energy to design, build, and develop a vibrant and collaborative office space within The Post building in downtown Syracuse. NRG’s […]

Crescent Commons Housing

Previous Next CRESCENT COMMONS Apartments and Mixed-Use Commercial Space | Cortland, NY PROJECT INFORMATION 150,000 SF Historic Adaptive Re-Use  TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates This adaptive re-use project brings new life to the historic Crescent Commons Corset factory, a 1920’s brick building that encompasses an entire block […]

Southern Glazer’s Distribution

Previous Next SOUTHERN WINE & SPIRITS OF AMERICA Warehouse and Distribution Facility | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build  272,000 SF TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Developer: VIP Development Associates VIP was first retained by Southern Wine & Spirits of America to work with its national real estate consultant to help them […]

Vernon Downs Hotel & Casino

Previous Next VERNON DOWNS Hotel and Casino Renovations | Vernon, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build  30,000 SF TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Vernon Downs is a casino, hotel, horseracing, and entertainment facility located in Vernon, NY. VIP’s integrated team was engaged to make improvements to the existing casino […]

One Webster’s Landing Apartments

Previous Next One Webster’s Landing Lofts Adaptive Re-Use Apartments, Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION 33,000 SF 34 units Exp. completion: 2024 TEAM Design-Build Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Construction:  VIP Structures   One Webster’s Landing has a long history in downtown Syracuse. It was constructed in 1893 as the “Marshall Building” and, over […]

Cryomech Manufacturing Facility

Previous Next Cryomech High-Tech Manufacturing Facility | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION 76,500 SF Manufacturing Facility 35,000 SF expansion (current) New Construction TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Developer: VIP Development Associates In 2018, having outgrown its existing location, Cryomech hired VIP to develop, design, and build a new […]

Syracuse Univ. High Density Library Storage

Previous Next SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY HIGH DENSITY LIBRARY STORAGE 20,000 Square Foot Facility | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build  20,000 SF TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates VIP Structures was enlisted to design and build a 20,000 SF facility just 3 miles from Syracuse University’s main campus. The cutting-edge […]

712 Fayette Place Apartments

Previous Next FAYETTE PLACE New Build Apartment Building | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build 36,305 SF (4 Stories) TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates The 712 E. Fayette Street project, known as Fayette Place, was newly constructed in 2017. This apartment complex is located only blocks away from […]

Syracuse Univ. Nancy Cantor Warehouse

Previous Next SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY WAREHOUSE Adaptive Re-Use of Warehouse | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Higher Ed 145,000 SF TEAM Construction: VIP Structures Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates The Syracuse University “Warehouse” project is an element of former Chancellor, Nancy Cantor’s initiative to help revitalize the city center by creating a dynamic downtown presence for the university. […]

Masonic Medical Research Institute

Commercial construction for industrial, manufacturing, distribution, warehouse, metal buildings, commercial, housing, healthcare, and education clients.

Previous Next MASONIC MEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE Multiple Office Renovations & Expansions | Utica, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Renovation/Expansion Phase 1 – 7,925 SF Phase 2 – 4,077 SF Phase 3- 4,500 SF TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates The Masonic Medical Research Institute (MMRI) studies rare cardiovascular diseases, including […]

Pathfinder Bank | Syracuse, NY

Previous Next PATHFINDER BANK Adaptive Re-Use of Historic Mansion | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build Renovation Historic Preservation TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Built in 1910 on Syracuse’s West Side, the two-story Italian Renaissance-Revival house has been used for commercial purposes since 1942. After sitting vacant for […]

Cataract & Eye Specialists of CNY

Previous Next CATARACT & EYE SPECIALISTS OF CNY Medical Office | 1304 Buckley Road PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build-Develop 3,887 SF TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Developer: VIP Development Associates Cataract & Eye Specialists of CNY, a highly successful medical office operated by Ophthalmologist Dr. George Temnycky, required new […]

Pediatric Dentistry

Previous Next Pediatric Dentistry and Family Orthodontics New Build Medical Office | Fayetteville, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build New Build 11,000 SF Completed: 2021 TEAM Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates (with Joe Architects) The Pediatric Dentistry and Family Orthodontics (PDFO) project is a proud representation of our  integrated approach. Beginning […]

Bond Schoeneck & King

Previous Next Bond Schoeneck & King Office Renovation Project | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build 80,000 SF TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates VIP worked with Bond Schoeneck & King (BS&K) to renovate their 80,000sf, five-story office space at One Lincoln Center in Syracuse, NY. As the design-builder […]

NBT Bank

Previous Next NBT Bank Financial Center Bank Offices | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION 9,300 SF Completed 2023 TEAM Design-Build Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Developer: VIP Development Designed, built, and developed by VIP, NBT Bank opened a new 9,300 SF Financial Center at The Post in downtown Syracuse. The […]

Solvay Paperboard

Previous Next Solvay Paperboard Paper Manufacturing & Office Facility PROJECT INFORMATION 845,000 SF Phase 1 – 290,000 SF Phase 2 – 280,000 SF Phase 3 – 275,000 SF TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Solvay Paperboard was founded in 1994 adjacent to Onondaga Lake on the former site of an abandoned chemical […]

Bank of New York (BNY Mellon)

BANK OF NEW YORK Offices and Call Centers | Central New York PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build-Develop 90,000 SF TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Development: VIP Development Associates BNY Mellon’s two-story, 90,000 SF facility in DeWitt, NY, is one of its many worldwide call centers. VIP’s design-build-development was utilized […]

The Post | Syracuse, NY

Previous Next THE POST Development – Phase 1 Office and Industrial/Flex Mixed-Use | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Redevelopment 216,000 sf TEAM Design-Build Developer: VIP Development Associates Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Since acquiring the Post Standard Building in 2017, VIP’s team of architects, engineers, builders, and developers has transformed […]

Currier Plastics

Previous Next Currier Plastics Manufacturing Facility & Warehouse, Auburn, NY PROJECT INFORMATION 40,000 SF Manufacturing  40,000 SF Office Renovation 10,000 SF Warehouse 20,000 SF Warehouse Addition Design-Build Delivery  TEAM Design-Build Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Currier Plastics provides custom injection molding and custom blow molding materials for the electronics, […]

American Granby

Previous Next American Granby Corporate Offices and Distribution Center, Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build  157,000 SF  TEAM Design-Build Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Construction: VIP Structures Established in 1962, American Granby serves the distribution needs of the wholesale pump and well, pool and spa, turf irrigation, plumbing and heating markets. Looking to expand distribution reach, American […]

Nova Bus Assembly Plant

Previous Next NOVA BUS (VOLVO) Bus Assembly Plant | Plattsburgh, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build-Develop 140,000 SF TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Developer: VIP Development Associates Nova Bus, a public transit vehicle manufacturer, headquartered in St-Eustache, Quebec, Canada (a division of Volvo Group), was looking to expand operations in the US. Acting […]

Owens-Illinois Industrial Warehouses

Previous Next OWENS-ILLINOIS Warehouse & Distribution Facilities PROJECT INFORMATION 1,991,700 SF Total Warehouse & Distribution Pre-Engineered Metal Buildings Design-Build-Develop TEAM Design-Build Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Construction: VIP Structures Developer: VIP Development Associates Owens-Illinois (OI), a leading U.S. glass bottle manufacturer, began their long-term relationship with VIP when they wanted to build a 200,000 SF warehouse […]

Price Rite Syracuse Community Grocery Store

Previous Next PRICE RITE 35,000 Square Foot Grocery Store | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build  35,000 SF TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Price Rite Supermarkets operates retail grocery stores throughout the Northeastern United States. This is the second project that VIP Structures has built for the grocery […]

Greenpac Paper Mill

Previous Next GREENPAC MILL Manufacturing Facility | Niagara Falls, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build 435,000 SF TEAM Construction: VIP Structures Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Norampac, a Division of Cascades Canada ULC, hired VIP’s team to provide architectural design and general contractor services to construct Greenpac Mill, LLC (Greenpac), a state-of-the-art containerboard mill located in Niagara Falls, […]

The Lodge at Welch Allyn

Previous Next THE LODGE AT WELCH ALLYN Training and Development Center | Skaneateles, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build  25,000 SF   TEAM Construction: VIP Structures Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Welch Allyn has long been recognized as an industry leader in providing extensive product orientation and training, holding true to the initial company philosophy that employees could […]

Useppa Island Cottages

Previous Next Useppa Island Cottages PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build-Develop TEAM Design-Build Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Construction: VIP Structures Developer: VIP Development Associates South Knoll Cottage, Useppa Island, Florida: South Knoll Cottage was designed to take full advantage of all that Useppa Island has to offer. Wide breezy porches, private bedroom terraces and an enclosed third-floor lookout […]

Fast Tracking Solutions

Previous Next FAST TRACKING SOLUTIONS New Office | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION 2,974 SF Design-Build TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates VIP Structures worked with Fast Tracking Solutions Inc. (FTS), a Rochester–based staffing and recruiting firm, to design and build their new Syracuse office. The new 2,974sf office, […]

Assumption Cemetery

Assumption Cemetery Historic Renovation | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Historic Renovation SF 1,200    TEAM Construction: VIP Structures Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Assumption Cemetery hired VIP’s integrated team to provide design and construction services for the renovation of one of its oldest structures, which dates back to 1894. All systems within the building needed replacing […]

CNY Community Foundation

Previous Next CNY Community FOundation Historic Renovation for Agency New Headquarters | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION 24,140 SF Design-Build Renovation Adaptive Re-Use TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Established in 1927, the CNY Community Foundation was looking to relocate their operations into the historic University Club Building, located in the […]

Pathfinder Bank

Previous Next PATHFINDER BANK at PIKE BLOCK Office Renovation | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build-Develop SF 4,375   TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Developer: VIP Development Associates Pathfinder Bank desired a presence in the downtown Syracuse market place. They decided Pike Block, an urban mixed-use redevelopment project, […]

Brooklyn Pickle

Previous Next BROOKLYN PICKLE Restaurant Expansion | Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build  1,600 SF TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Founded in 1975, Brooklyn Pickle is a New York City-style deli and catering company located in Syracuse, NY. With two thriving locations, one on Burnet Avenue on the […]

Catskill Recreation Center

Previous Next THE CATSKILL RECREATION CENTER Aquatic and Fitness Center | Arkville, NY PROJECT INFORMATION 20,000 SF Design-Build  TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates The Catskill Recreation Center was the Gould family’s vision as a way for them to give back to the community where they have lived […]

Lasik MD

Previous Next LASIK MD Medical Office Renovation | 1304 Buckley Road PROJECT INFORMATION 4,680 SF Medical Office Renovation Design-Build-Develop TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Developer: VIP Development Associates LASIK MD Vision Surgical Center project delivers a 4,680sf high-tech, contemporary space that is comfortable and inviting to patients. Located within 1304 Buckley […]

Berry Plastics

Previous Next Berry Plastics Manufacturing & Warehouse, Solvay, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Pre-Engineered Metal Building 243,900 SF total   TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Landis Plastics, based out of Illinois, was established in 1954 and manufactured injection molded and thermoformed plastic packaging for the dairy and other food products industries. In 1992 […]

GE Inspection Technologies

GE Inspection Technologies Office and Manufacturing Facility PROJECT INFORMATION Completed: 2008 73,820 SF TEAM Design-Build-Lease Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Construction: VIP Structures Developer: VIP Development Associates GE Inspection Technologies (GEIT) designs, manufactures and services ultrasonic, remote visual, radiographic (X-ray) and eddy current equipment and systems and offers specialized solutions to the aerospace, power generation, oil […]

Gaylord Bros

Previous Next Gaylord Bros Office and Manufacturing Facility PROJECT INFORMATION   Completed: 2009 72,000 SF TEAM Design-Build  Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Construction: VIP Structures Site Selection: VIP Development Associates Since 1896, Gaylord Bros. has provided library and archival supplies and library furniture to public libraries, schools, colleges and museums worldwide. Later acquired by Wisconsin-based DEMCO, […]

Northwood School

Previous Next NORTHWOOD SCHOOL Building Renovations | Lake Placid, NY PROJECT INFORMATION Design-Build  110,000 SF TEAM Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Located in the Adirondack Mountains of Lake Placid, New York, Northwood School is a private college preparatory boarding and day school for boys and girls in grades 9-12 […]

GA Braun Inc.

Previous Next GA Braun, Inc. Office and Manufacturing Facility PROJECT INFORMATION Pre-Engineered Metal Building 155,000 SF Completed: 2009 TEAM Design-Build  Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Construction: VIP Structures Founded in 1946 and based in North Syracuse, NY, G.A. Braun, Inc. engages in the design and manufacture of laundry equipment. Its industrial laundry products are used by […]

Penn Terminals

Previous Next Bancol – Penn Terminals Cold Storage and Warehouse Facility PROJECT INFORMATION 110,000 SF Completed 2003 Pre-Engineered Metal Building TEAM Design-Build Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Construction: VIP Structures Penn Terminals is a privately owned marine terminal and stevedoring company specializing in the handling of containers, steel, forest products and perishable cargoes. VIP Structures designed […]

Onondaga Beverage

Onondaga Beverage Beverage Warehousing Facility PROJECT INFORMATION 150,000 SF (multiple projects) Pre-Engineered Metal Building Completed: 2007 TEAM Design-Build Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Construction: VIP Structures Located in Liverpool, NY, Onondaga Beverage (with affiliate Owasco Beverage) distributes beer and specialty non-alcoholic beverages throughout Onondaga and Cayuga counties, with a customer base consisting of a variety of […]

American Woodmark

Previous Next American Woodmark Corporate Offices and Distribution center, Syracuse, NY PROJECT INFORMATION 1,133,000 SF total Pre-Engineered Metal Buildings   TEAM Design-Build  Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Construction: VIP Structures American Woodmark is a leading manufacturer of kitchen cabinets and vanities for the remodeling and new home construction market in the US and Canada. VIP Structures […]

HP Hood

HP Hood Dairy Plant Expansion, Oneida, NY PROJECT INFORMATION 50,000 SF TEAM Design-Build Construction: VIP Structures MEP Engineering: IPD Engineering Architecture: VIP Architectural Associates Founded in 1846 in Charlestown, MA, by Harvey Perley Hood, the HP Hood company has extended its New England roots, and today is a national company distributing dairy products throughout the […]