Owner/Client:  NYC Department of Design & Construction
Location:  Brooklyn, Queens, and Staten Island, New York
Project Type:  Disaster Recovery & Rebuilding
Description:  Since 2015, Urban Ecospaces has dedicated substantial efforts to rebuilding NYC homes and communities damaged by Hurricane Sandy.  Our firm has served as a GC for the demolition or rehabilitation of approximately 70 hurricane damaged homes.
Scope for Demolitions:
  • Utility disconnects
  • Pre-demolition site clearing and preparation of building structure (removal of window glass, doors, fixtures)
  • Work zone traffic control
  • Environmental abatement
  • Dismantling and removal of entire existing structure and the foundation by hand and mechanical means
Scope for Rehabilitations has included:
  • Environmental abatement
  • Interio demolition
  • MEP - Plumbing, Electrical, and HVAC,
  • Rough and finish carpentry
  • Windows and doors
  • Painting
  • Carpeting
  • Remodel of kitchen and bathrooms.
  • Roofing,
  • Siding
  • Exterior work - landscaping, grading, retaining walls, concrete flatwork, footings, and exterior non-combustible staircase.