Ely’s Historic Railroad Depot and Freight Building
Nevada State Public Works Board
General Contracting, Management
Scope of Work
Imagine restoring old buildings to their former glory – that’s what we did here. We reinforced structures, modernized systems, and refreshed everything from stone walls to paint to make it look like 1901 all over again.
Think about breathing new life into a piece of history. That’s what the Ely Railroad Depot and Freight Building needed. We didn’t just slap on a new coat of paint; we revamped foundations, upgraded systems, and made sure every detail was true to its past charm.
Challenges and Solutions
Imagine working on buildings that have stories older than all of us. Our challenge was to make them shine without losing their essence. We used a mix of old-school craftsmanship and modern techniques to keep the history intact while giving them a solid future.
Design and Innovation
We didn’t just follow blueprints; we dug into history books to recreate that authentic look from 1901. Our design was all about bringing back the charm – stone by stone, detail by detail.
The Ely Railroad Depot and Freight Building Rehabilitation project is more than just construction. It’s about making history tangible. When the buildings stood strong and true again, it felt like history coming alive.
Beyond the buildings, we ignited a sense of pride in the community. Locals and visitors alike got to experience history in a hands-on way, connecting with the past on a whole new level.
The Ely Railroad Depot and Freight Building Rehabilitation project tells our story of preserving history. It’s not just about bricks and mortar; it’s about honoring the past and creating a legacy for generations to come.