A+E Group

The Architecture and Engineering Group

Located in Wilkes-Barre, PA; A+E Group specializes in Architectural and Engineering Services, including HVAC, Mechanical, Structural, Electrical, and Landscape Design.

THE ROTUNDA - FULLY CLEANED AND RESTORED


A MEMBER OF THE JOHN CANNING CO., LTD TEAM BEGINS RESTORATION WORK AT THE LUZERNE COUNTY COURTHOUSE

TEST AREAS EXPOSING ORIGINAL FINISHES, PAINT PALLETE, & DESIGN

THE BEGINNING STAGES OF THE RESTORATION WORK; CONDUCTING TESTS TO EXPOSE ORIGINAL FINISHES, PAINT PALETTE, AND DESIGN.

LUZERNE COUNTY COURTHOUSE ROTUNDA RESTORATION - PHASE I

A+E Group provided all architectural design for the restoration, preservation, and conservation of the interior finishes at the Luzerne County Courthouse.  The scope of work included restoration, preservation, and/or conservation to historical architectural finishes including flat plaster, trim, wood, metal, marble, and artwork on canvas and plaster.  John Canning Co., Ltd began the restoration work in July of 2017; and construction was completed on schedule in early Spring 2018.  The County celebrated the restoration with a grand re-opening ceremony.  The project has been featured in the National Trust for Historic Preservation publication released in January 2018, and has been awarded the 2018 Trumbauer Award for Historic Preservation in Fine Art and the 2019 Traditional Building Palladio Award in Craftsmanship.

The second phase of restoration began in early Spring 2019.