September 13, 2016
Williamsville, New York – Picone Construction completes renovations at The Amberleigh, 2330 Maple Rd in Williamsville. Renovations include the conversion of existing space to 49 assisted living residential units on the second and third floors, along with 16 memory care units on the first floor. A new entry has been constructed, which includes a free standing porte-cochere and asphalt drop-off drive. The entry and first floor includes a reception area, waiting/lounge area, offices, conference room, new elevator, salon, activity room, dining room, craft room, private dining rooms, toilet rooms, staff lounge, laundry room, storage rooms, and secured fenced in courtyard. The second and third floor common areas will include offices, toilet rooms, laundry rooms, living rooms, and storage rooms. Each of the three floors includes a nurse’s station with a hydrotherapy room.
The Architect of Record is Foit-Albert Associates and the Mechanical and Electrical Engineer is Buffalo Engineering PC.
September 7, 2016
Buffalo, New York – Picone Construction Corp. has completed 4 Phases of renovations to the offices of Goldberg Segalla at 665 Main Street. The second, third, and fourth floor alterations and renovations included: 55 offices; 3 conference rooms; lobby, waiting room, and reception area; various collaborative areas and meeting rooms; cubicle areas; copy, mail, supply and IT rooms; kitchen, lunch and break rooms; wellness and recreation rooms. Construction work involved: demolition, framing, carpentry, millwork, firestopping, doors, gypsum board, ceramic tile, vinyl composition tile, luxury vinyl tile, polyester composition tile, tile carpeting, painting, fire protection, countertops, plumbing, HVAC, and electrical. The Architect of Record was Fontanese, Folts, Aubrecht, Ernst Architects. McGuire Development Company is the property owner and served as the Construction Manager for the renovation and expansion.
August 1, 2016
Jamestown, New York – Picone Construction continues the expansion and renovation of Jamestown Community College's Manufacturing Technology Institute located at 512 Falconer Street. The work involves 16,372 sq ft of renovations to the existing building and construction of a 5,808 sq ft addition. The new addition will include: seven offices; three classrooms; large conference room; student lounge; reception and lobby area; restrooms, storage room; electrical, IT and janitor closets; and a workroom. Project completion is scheduled for the end of September. The Architect of Record is Passero Associates.
July 28, 2016
Amherst, New York – Picone Construction Corp. has completed administration and pharmacy renovations at Lifetime Health Medical Group. Interior renovations to the pharmacy department and waiting area include: removal of existing partitions, ceilings, millwork, finishes, mechanical ductwork and electrical. The Architect of Record is LaBella Associates and the Construction Manager is LeChase Construction Services.
July 25, 2016
Kenmore, New York – Picone Construction Corp. has completed phase one of Kenmore Mercy Hospital’s renovations for their surgery holding and recovery unit. Phase one work included approximately 15,000 sq ft of build-out for their new 32-bed Ambulatory Surgery Unit. Build-out consisted of new gypsum wall board partitions, finishes, casework, medical headwall systems, plumbing, fire protection, electrical, HVAC and medical gas systems, and installation of owner-furnished items. The Architect of Record is Kideney Architects.
July 20, 2016
Clarence, New York – Picone Construction has once again been listed as a 2016 Top Contractor in the latest edition of Engineering News-Record New York -View List
July 13, 2016
Alexander, New York – Picone Construction has begun Alexander Central School District’s $6.8 million capital improvement project which addresses energy efficiency upgrades, health and safety improvements, and site work at both the elementary and middle/high schools. Alexander Elementary School improvements involve the reconstruction and/or replacement of: flooring, exterior masonry, mechanical systems, electrical components, hazardous materials, playground equipment and associated site work, pavement, drainage, and miscellaneous other repairs. Alexander Middle/High School wok includes the reconstruction and/or replacement of: roofing systems, pool area and system components, interior and exterior masonry, egress pathways, mechanical systems, electrical components, hazardous materials, running track and associated site work, pavement, drainage, and miscellaneous other repairs. The Architect of Record is SEI Design Group.
July 8, 2016
Clarence, New York – Picone Construction is proud to welcome our new Executive Assistant and Receptionist, Christine Slocum, to the Picone team. Christine comes to us with an Associate’s degree in Social Sciences from Erie Community College and prior experience in the health insurance industry. She will be assisting the executive team with day-to-day operations as well as assisting in managing the administrative aspects of various projects.
July 6, 2016
Springville, New York – Picone Construction Corp. has completed renovations and an addition to Emerling Ford located at 150 South Cascade Dr. in Springville. The $2 million facelift and expansion added more than 4,000 sq ft to the building's footprint. This expansion boasts a new vehicle receiving/pickup area in the showroom; larger service department with new customer waiting area; expanded retail parts department; and a new client lounge area with fireplace. A grand re-opening celebration is scheduled for July 21-23. – read more
July 1, 2016
Amherst, New York –
(Chestnut Hill, MA, July 1, 2016)—WS Development announced the commencement of construction on the first phase of its redevelopment of Northtown, which will include a 50,000 square foot Whole Foods Market, America’s leading natural and organic grocery store. This will be the first Whole Foods Market, to open in Western New York. WS Development purchased the 400,000 square foot Northtown Plaza located at the intersection of Niagara Falls Boulevard and Sheridan Drive in the spring of 2015.
Picone Construction will serve as general contractor for the building construction. As is the case with all Whole Foods Market locations, the design and décor is customized to reflect the culture and heritage of its local region.
A designated website has been set up at: www.northtownamherst.com
View complete Press Release from WS Development.
June 25, 2016
Amherst, New York – Thank you for your support! It was a beautiful weekend for the Ride for Roswell. 2016 Ride Totals to Date - $4.5 Million Raised / 7,200 Riders
June 14, 2016
Buffalo, New York – We are honored that our Village of East Aurora Central Fire Station project won "Best New Construction /Development" at Business First's Brick by Brick awards event held yesterday evening. Our other finalist projects included: Pioneer Central School District for Best Education/District; BPS #99 Stanley Makowski Early Childhood Center for Best Education/Single Project; Wingate by Wyndham Niagara Falls USA for Best Multi-Residential.
June 13, 2016
Clarence, New York – Picone Construction Corp. has completed Phase 3 of renovations on Kids Escaping Drugs Facility located at 920 Harlem Rd, West Seneca. Work included: select demolition, painting, electrical, plumbing, flooring, ceramic wall tile, ceiling panels, doors, countertops, fixtures, and ADA compliance.The Architect of Record is CV3 Architectural.
June 9, 2016
Clarence, New York – Picone Construction, listed in Business First's Multi-Generation Family Businesses.
May 27, 2016
Clarence, New York – Join us for our 11th Ride for Roswell - Saturday, June 25. As we celebrate 85 years in business, our Ride For Roswell tshirts illustrate Buffalo City Hall, the 1931 project which started Charles Picone's decision to build his own business. Also shown is another one of our award winning preservation projects, ECC City Campus / "The Old Post Office", along with a work in progress to show our dedication to WNY's future.
May 23, 2016
Clarence, New York – Picone Construction, consistently makes Business First's Top Contractors List.
May 10, 2016
Buffalo, New York – Business First of Buffalo has announced their finalists in this years Brick by Brick awards. Picone Construction is proud to have the following four projects chosen as finalists. Winners in each category will be announced during their awards ceremony held at The Tralf, 622 Main Street on Monday, June 13, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm. Follow link for more information.
March 29, 2016
Elma, New York – Elma Town Board awards Picone Construction contract to build portico at Senior Center. With no overhead protection form the elements, visitors to the Elma Senior Center must deal with muddy shoes and other unenviable conditions when they’re dropped off at the front door. That will soon change after the Town Board last week awarded a long-awaited contract to build a portico at the popular destination. . . . Read more on this at The Buffalo News.
March 17, 2016
Buffalo, New York – Picone Construction has completed updates to Henry’s Lounge and Restaurant located at the lower level of Kleinhans Music Hall. Work included the addition of eight translucent patterned 1/2” thick acrylic panels to the back of two banquettes. The Architect of Record is HHL Architects.
February 4, 2016
Buffalo, New York – Picone Construction has completed construction of the Pizza Plant Italian Pub at Canalside, Buffalo NY. The restaurant is located inside the first floor of the Courtyard Marriott building and features a full bar, dining rooms, kitchen, and grab and go area. The interior pub style and color scheme reflects Pizza Plant’s Williamsville location with added historical Buffalo décor creating a very inviting atmosphere. Picone Construction also renovated their Williamsville location at 7770 Transit Road a few years ago. Work included: millwork; doors, frames and hardware; glass and glazing; drywall, acoustic ceiling “cloud” tin panels; ceramic tile; stained concrete floors; painting; toilet partitions and accessories; fire extinguishers; plumbing; HVAC; electrical and fire alarm. The architect for this project was Sutton Architecture.
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January 25, 2016
Williamsville, New York – Picone Construction Corp. has completed 12 Gates Brewing Company located at 80 Earhart Dr, Williamsville NY. The Brewery is designed as a production facility and tap room with light fare and snacks. Work included: select demolition, carpentry, millwork, concrete reinforcement and foundations, building insulation and metal roofing, door and frames, storefront, glass and glazing, drywall and acoustic, floor sealing, wall protection, signage, food service equipment, painting, plumbing, process piping systems, cooler installs, HVAC, and electrical.
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