At Milcon we focus on the maintenance and repair of existing historical sites to return them to their former glory, using the same type of materials and craftsmanship
Temple of the Sky Column
TEMPLE OF THE SKY
Temple of the Sky
Untermyer Park and Gardens is a historic 43-acre city public park, located in Yonkers, New York, just north of New York City. This temple is an open - air circular 30 - foot made up of Corinthian columns along with a mosaic floor topped by an entablature, overlooking a swimming pool.
The floor of the colonnade was a circular pink, grey and pale green mosaic, with the head of Medusa at the center.
Historical preservation of this monument from the 1920’s. Marble stone, new stone work and repair of the Corinthian columns.
PLAYLAND ICE CASINO
Playland Ice Casino
is a National Historic Landmark since 1987, it was built in 1929, originally containing a main ice rink as well as a full dance floor on the second level that functioned as a dance hall through the 1940s and ’50s. Until 2002, the New York Rangers hockey team practiced here. Playland appears in scenes from many major motion pictures such as The Muppets Take Manhattan, Fatal Attraction, and most notably the amusement park was featured at the end of the 1988 movie Big starring Tom Hanks.
This project was nominated for the 2015 NRCA excellence in steep slope design award. This Historical restoration project included: Standing Seam Metal work was roll formed and curved on-site and installed to ANSPRI wind uplift standards and corrected deck deflection & Structural stitching of the Lamella truss along with repainting.