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Martin Weaver Conservation Consultant Inc.

28 Sheahan Crescent, Nepean, Ontario CANADA K2H 8M2
560 Riverside Drive, 12B. New York, New York 10027 USA
Nepean Tel: (613) 596-1251 Fax: (613) 596-4926.
New York Tel: (212) 866-3540 Fax: (212) 866-1986
E-mail: mewcci@msn.com


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Professor Martin E Weaver AA Dipl

Some recent projects

(Sandstone conservation projects are highlighted orange)

1990-93
Consultant with Afemco Engineers of Pointe Claire, Quebec, on the forensic investigation of the major building envelope failures of the early 1980's housing complex, les Habitations Desjardins de Centre Ville, Montreal.

1990
Consultant to Canadian Pacific Limited on the conservation and historic preservation maintenance of the envelope of the Old Windsor Station, Montreal, Quebec. (Limestone masonry, vintage concrete work, sheet copper and slate roofs.)

1990
Consultant on the conservation of the bronze sculpture and granite bases of the Saltfleet War Memorials, Saltfleet, Ontario.

1990-92
Consultant to the Bank of Montreal on the conservation of the exterior granite masonry and the interior marblework of the 1910-12 Main Branch Winnipeg, Manitoba.

1990
Consultant to Columbia University in the City of New York, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, to carry out a comprehensive study on the Center for Preservation Research and the Historic Preservation Program.

1990-91
Conservation projects on the Old Hamilton Custom House and St. Paul's Church in Hamilton were both awarded the Thomas B. McQuestin Award for Architectural Conservation (presented by the Hamilton-Niagara Branch of the Architectural Conservancy of Ontario).

1991
Consultant with Anrep and Associates, Consulting Engineers (Toronto) on the conservation of the plaster ceiling, timber roof and building envelope of the Metropolitan United Church, London, Ontario.

1991
Consultant to the City of Montreal on the conservation of the Edward VII monument, Phillips Square, Montreal. Served on the special committee for the selection of the conservator and advised on the conservation of the masonry base by the City.

1991-92
Consultant to the Soeurs de la Charit╚ on the conservation of the limestone masonry of the Mother House Convent, Bruyere Street, Ottawa. (1849 with 20th century additions.)

1991-92
Consultant with Robert Halsall and Associates, Consulting Engineers, Toronto, on the conservation of the Toronto Hydro Building, (1938) Toronto, Ontario.

1992
Director of the five man conservation team for the preparation of the Conservation Brief for the Conservation and Restoration of the Hamilton Museum of Steam and Technology, being primarily concerned with the conservation of the federally and provincially designated 1858 Hamilton Waterworks Steam Pumping Engines and the original Engine House, Boiler House, and chimney.

1992
Consultant to Robert Halsall and Associates Consulting Engineers (Ottawa) on the conservation of the building envelope of the National War Museum, Ottawa, for Public Works Canada.

1992
Consultant on the conservation of St Bartholomew's Church, (mid-19th century), Ottawa, Ontario.

1992-3
Consultant on the masonry conservation problems of Beaver Hall, the Bell Telephone Headquarters Office (1928), Montreal.

1992
Developed and delivered the new course on the Conservation of Wood, for the University of Victoria, Cultural Resource Conservation Programme.

1992
Consultant on the conservation of timber buildings including the Wells Centennial Hall; the Sunset Theatre and the Island Mountain Mine Office in the 1930's gold mining community of Wells, British Columbia. Presented a public lecture on fungal decay of wood and its prevention and treatment.

1992
Consultant to the Provincial Government of British Columbia, lecturing to professional and technical staff on the conservation of log structures at Barkerville, Historic Town, British Columbia.

1992
Lecturer on the UNESCO/ICCROM Norwegian Government international course on Wood Conservation Technology, Oslo, Norway.

1992
Consultant to the City of Peterborough, Ontario on the conservation of the 1929 Peterborough Cenotaph, War Memorial. A fine sculptural group with two monumental bronzes by Edward Allward, sculptor of the Vimy Memorial.

1992
Consultant to the Montreal architects Gersovitz Becker Moss on the cleaning of the sandstone exterior of the Nesbitt Thomson Building, 355 rue Saint-Jacques, Montreal.

November 1992
Author of the fundamental new textbook CONSERVING BUILDINGS: A Guide to Techniques and Materials, published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc, New York. The book has a substantial section devoted to wood and its deterioration and conservation.

1992-3
Consultant on the conservation of the mid-19th century Bridge Street United Church, Belleville, Ontario. The study was particularly concerned with the sheet iron cladding of the top of the tower, the limestone masonry of the tower; and the slate roof of the church.

1992-3
Consultant to the Montreal architects C┘t╚, Glouberman on the conservation of the interior marblework of the Sun Life Building (1929).

1992-3
Consultant with Alan Seymour Architect of Toronto, on the conservation of the Stoney Creek Battlefield Memorial, Ontario.

1992-3
Consultant to the Norr Partnership, architects and engineers, of Toronto on the deterioration and conservation of the masonry envelope and interior fine decorative marblework of theArt Deco Style Dominion Building, Hamilton, Ontario (1938).

1993
Consultant to the City of Ottawa on the analysis and restoration of the floor finishes of the arson-damaged Billings House Museum. (1830's onwards.)

1993
Consultant to Raymond Plumey Architect of New York on masonry conservation problems and lead-based paint removal in connection with the rehabilitation of the Julia de Burgos Hispanic Center, Lexington Ave, New York. (The center is located in a board school building of the 1880's).

1993
Commissioned by the United States Department of the Interior to present a paper at the Interiors Conference for Historic Buildings II. February 17-19. Washington DC. This paper "Cleaning and Conserving Decorative Interior Marblework" was published as a part of the conference proceedings.

1993
Consultant with Peter Stokes, Restoration Architect, of Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, on the masonry conservation problems of St Paul's Presbyterian Church, Port Hope, Ontario (1909).

1993
Consultant with Humberto SaldaĎa and Associates Architects and Planners, San Antonio, Texas, on the masonry conservation problems of the old City Hall, San Antonio, Texas (1889).

1993
Consultant with Eric Jokinen, Consulting Engineer, of Toronto, Ontario, on the building envelope and masonry conservation problems of the Old Don Jail, Toronto (1858), for the Ontario government.

1993
Consultant to the Bank of Montreal on the conservation problems of the masonry envelope of their modern head office building, rue Saint-Jacques, Montreal, Quebec.

1993
Heritage Conservation Consultant in charge of all Heritage Conservation issues with A J Diamond & Donald Schmitt Architects and Planners, Toronto, on the Restoration and Conservation of the Interior of Ontario Provincial Legislature Buildings. (The entire project is forecast to cost over $60,000,000 CAN.)

1993 September
Invited to Turkey to participate and present a paper at the UNESCO, ICOMOS, ICCROM International Seminar of Conservation Specialists on the Safeguarding of the Rock Hewn Churches of the Gľreme Valley, Cappadocia, Central Turkey. Chaired the Working Group on Structural Conservation. This is a World Heritage Site.

1993 September
Conservation consultant for Public Works Canada on the conservation and restoration of the stone walls, cast-iron fences and gates (ca 1876) on the whole South or ceremonial front of the Parliamentary Precinct, Ottawa, Ontario.

1993 September
Heritage Conservation Consultant with Dillon Consulting Engineers of Winnipeg, for the restoration of the masonry and building envelopes of the Manitoba Provincial Legislature and the Old Provincial Law Courts Complex, Winnipeg, Manitoba.

1993 September
Commissioned by the United States Department of the Interior and the New York Landmarks Conservancy to write a new, illustrated technical booklet on Graffiti Removal from Historic Masonry. (The booklet was subsequently published in 1995 as a US Government Technical Preservation Brief. No 38.)

1993 November onwards
Heritage Conservation Consultant with Luis Roca and Associates, (Roca and Associates) Architects and Engineers of San Juan, for the restoration and conservation of the building known as the "Real Audiencia"; and "La Fortaleza", the Governor's Mansion, Old San Juan, Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. Specially concerned with the treatment of sub-terranean termite attacks in the timbers of both buildings.

1993 December
Conservation Consultant for the investigation, stabilization and conservation of the terracotta facade and building envelope of the National Press Building (1916) Wellington Street, Ottawa; for Public Works Canada and the Department of Government Services. Subsequently retained as a consultant for the actual conservation project.

1994 February
Conservation consultant to the United States Coast Guard, for the cleaning and conservation of the historic masonry fortifications of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, following a major oil spill disaster.

1994 February
Conservation consultant for the conservation and restoration of a polychrome marble mosaic in the floor of the North Entrance, the Ontario Legislature Building, Toronto.

1994 May
Conservation consultant to the Soeurs de la Charit╚, Mother House, Ottawa, on the conservation of two early 19th century wall-mounted sun dials built of stucco and wrought-iron.

1994 May
Consultant for the conservation of the George Gray Barnard bronze sculpture "The Great God Pan". 1899. Columbia University, New York.

1994 June
Consultant for the conservation of the Henry Moore bronze sculpture, "Three Way Piece: Points". 1967. Columbia University, New York.

1994 June
Lecturer for the UNESCO, ICCROM, ICOMOS and Norwegian Government International course on Wood Conservation Technology, Telemark, Norway.

1994 July
Presented a commissioned paper on "The Removal of Architectural Coatings" to the Dialog 94 Conference of NACE (National Association of Corrosion Engineers) International, Baltimore, Maryland.

1994 July
Course director and sole lecturer for the Campbell Center, Mount Carroll, Illinois, course on the Maintenance and Rehabilitation of Historic Structures.

1994 July
Commissioned by the Bank of Montreal to carry out a testing programme for the cleaning of the damaged granite facades of the Winnipeg Main Branch. (McKim Meade and White 1910.) The testing programme included the first application of the German JOS low-pressure vortex spray system in North America.

1994 August
Presented a commissioned lecture for the New York Landmarks Commission on The Graffiti Problem and Historic Buildings, New York.

1994 August
Consultant to Christ Church Cathedral, Montreal, carrying out building envelope deterioration and conservation studies.

1994 August
Consultant to Public Works Canada carrying out deterioration and conservation studies on the masonry of the Centre Block of the Parliament Buildings, Ottawa, Ontario.

1994 September
Consultant to Public Works Canada carrying out deterioration and conservation studies on the masonry of the East and West Blocks of the Parliament Buildings, Ottawa, Ontario.

1994 September
Consultant to CP Rail System for the restoration of the West Facade of the historic Windsor Station, Montreal.

1994 September
Consultant to Werleman and Guy architects of Montreal, commissioned to study the conservation problems of the masonry tower of the church of Saint-Esprit de Rosemont, Montreal. (Art Deco. 1938).

1994 September
Consultant to the City of Cornwall on the deterioration and conservation of the building envelope and masonry of the old Post Office and Dominion Building, Cornwall, Ontario.

1994 September - February 1995
Consultant to Public Works Canada with Otto Bryden architects, for studies on the plaster ceilings of the Department of Justice Building, Ottawa.

1994
Commissioned by the Canadian federal government to develop a training programme for the Conservation of Historic Wood.

1994
Appointed to the editorial board of the British-published international journal "The Journal of Architectural Conservation".

1994-95
Conservation consultant to the Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn, Michigan and member of the multi-disciplinary team of conservation specialists formed to develop a conservation master plan for the Museum.

1994-95
Consultant for the stabilization and conservation of the Old Don Jail, Toronto, with the Toronto firm of Stevens Burgess Architects, Ltd.

1995 February
Consultant to the Canadian National Parks Service on the conservation of the Pioneer Tower, Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario.

1995 February
Consultant to Toronto Hydro on the conservation and restoration of the masonry envelope of their Toronto Headquarters.

1995 February
Invited to visit Japan as a guest of the Japanese government, give a public lecture in Tokyo and then to visit historic sites in Japan primarily at Kyoto and Nara.

1994-5
Consultant to Department of National Defense for the conservation of the interior of the Cartier Square Armoury, Ottawa. Especially concerned with the removal of lead-based paint from the wooden roof trusses and brickwork.

1995 April
Lectured on "Architectural Conservation" to the Art Conservation Program of New York University.

1995 May
Consultant with Linda Merk Gould for the conservation of terracotta and concrete sculptures and fountain basins, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.

1995 June continuing
Conservation consultant with UMA Engineering Ltd and Cote, Glouberman, and Fournier Gersovitz Moss, architectes of Montreal, for the Restoration and Rehabilitation of the West Block of the Parliament Buildings, Ottawa, Ontario. (1858 onwards).

1995 June
Consultant to Norr Partnership, Toronto, for the conservation of the marble interior and limestone exterior masonry of the Old Dominion Building, Hamilton, Ontario.

1995 July
Commissioned by the Government of Puerto Rico to be the Master Conservator for the conservation and restoration of the residence of the Governor of Puerto Rico, "La Fortaleza". (16th century onwards)

1995 July
Consultant with W R White, architect of Belleville, Ontario, for the conservation of the Dufferin Centre, Trenton, Ontario. (1912-1918). 1995 July. Consultant for the conservation of the log home of Mr Patrick Brigham, Montcalm Point, Gravenhurst, Ontario.

1995 July
Commissioned by Canadian Pacific Hotels to carry out a detailed study on the masonry envelope of the Chĺteau Laurier Hotel, Ottawa, Ontario. (1908-12 and 1927).

1995
Masonry conservation consultant for the restoration of the South Front of the Centre Block, Parliament Buildings, Ottawa, Canada.

1995
Conservation consultant to Canadian Pacific for the conservation and restoration of the masonry of the Windsor Station, Montreal.

1995 October
Conservation consultant with Alestalo and Etzel architects for the conservation of the sandstone and concrete masonry of the United Church, University Ave. Syracuse, New York. (1921)

1995 October
Conservation consultant with JCM architects of Syracuse, for the limestone masonry of the exterior of the Oswego County Courthouse, Oswego, New York. (1859).

1995 October
Conservation consultant for the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Museum, Baltimore, Maryland, part of a multi-disciplinary conservation team study on the whole museum, specifically responsible for buildings, structures, locomotives and other heavy rolling stock.

1995 November - December
Conservation consultant to Department of National Defence, Canada, on the failure of historic lead-based paint layers in the late 19th century Cartier Square Armoury, Ottawa.

1995 December
Conservation consultant on the masonry conservation problems of the tower of the Church of St Andrew and St Paul, Sherbrooke St., Montreal.

1995 December
Conservation consultant to the City of Montreal on the masonry conservation problems of the 1910 Bibliotheque de Maisonneuve, Montreal.

1996 January continuing
Conservation consultant working with the architects ARCOP/Gersovitz Moss and UMA Engineering Ltd. on the restoration and rehabilitation of the West Block of the Parliament Buildings, Ottawa.

1996 February
Conservation consultant to the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church, New York, NY. (Ca.1880). Investigating the causes of the failure of the roof timbers following heavy snow loads.

1996 February
Conservation consultant continuing studies on the red sandstone and brick masonry envelope and historic paintwork of the Halifax Armouries, Halifax, Nova Scotia; with the Halifax firm of O'Halloran Campbell Consultants for National Defence Canada.

1996 March
Conservation consultant to the Church of Saint Stanislas de Kotska (1911) with the Montreal architects Saia et Barbarese. Investigating the threatened collapse of the stone and brick masonry of the two towers.

1996 March
Conservation consultant continuing work on the conservation and restoration of the Real Audiencia and La Fortaleza, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico.

1996 March
Delivered lecture to the APT Delaware Chapter Annual Symposium on Heavy Timber Structures; entitled an International Overview of Current Heavy Timber Structural Conservation Practice. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

1996 March
Sole lecturer and course director for the Course in the Conservation and Restoration of Log Structures, High River, Alberta. For the University of Calgary; Alberta Culture; and Canadian Heritage, Parks Canada.

1996 April
Conservation consultant investigating the wood conservation problems of the Soransen residence, Markham, Ontario. (ca.1840).

1996 April
Conservation consultant to Canadian Pacific Hotels on masonry conservation problems of the Chateau Frontenac Hotel, Quebec City.

1996 May
Conservation consultant to the New York firm of Kenneth Paul Charles Associates investigating the causes of the collapse of timber roof joists in a building at Newburgh, New York.

1996 May
Conservation consultant with the Montreal firm of architects Wolff, Shapiro and Kuskowski on the restoration of the historic stuccowork of 168 C┘te Saint Antoine, Montreal, a Greek Revival Style house of the 1840's; and on the conservation of the masonry envelope of 19th century Saint Stephen's Church, in Westmount.

1996 June
Conservation consultant investigating the state of the building envelope of Trinity College, University of Toronto.

1996 June
Conservation consultant commissioned by the Bellehaven Club, Greenwich, Connecticut, to carry out a complete conservation study on the timber framed and shingled yacht club building of 1892.

1996 June
Conservation consultant to Trinity School, New York, investigating and reporting on timber and other conservation problems in the 1890's brownstone house at 149 West 91st Street, New York, NY, for the New York firm of architects John Ellis and Associates.

1996 June
Conservation consultant with the Kingston firm of architects Shoalts and Zaback, investigating stone failures and conservation problems at the old Post Office Building, Cornwall, Ontario.

1996 June
Conservation consultant investigating stone masonry failures and conservation problems in the late 19th century United Church, Picton, Ontario.

1996 May - June
Conservation consultant continuing to work on the stabilization of the masonry of the Centre Block, Parliament Buildings of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

1996 July Ongoing
Conservation consultant investigating cracking in the stonework of the National Memorial Chamber, Peace Tower, Parliament Buildings of Canada.

1996 July
Conservation consultant to the City of Montreal, preparing a study on the problems of graffiti on the sculptural monuments of Montreal.

1996 July
Conservation consultant for Canadian Pacific Railways carrying out a conservation study on the building envelope of Windsor Station, Montreal.

1996 July
Lecturer for the UNESCO/Norwegian Government International Course in Wood Conservation Technology, Oslo, Norway.

1996 July
Continuing work as conservation consultant for the sandstone masonry of the Halifax Armouries, Halifax, Nova Scotia, National Defence Canada.

1996 July
Conservation consultant to Trinity College, University of Toronto, preparing a conservation study on the building envelope of the College.

1996 July
Conservation consultant to CP Rail preparing a conservation study on the masonry of the Windsor Station, Montreal, Quebec.

1996 August
Conservation consultant for the City of Galena, Illinois, U.S.A. preparing a conservation study on the building envelope of Turner Hall, an 1872 theater and public hall.

1996 August
Continuing work on the conservation of the South Front of the Centre Block, Parliament Buildings of Canada, Ottawa.

1996 August
Conservation consultant for Phase 1 of the conservation and renovation of the Governor's Residence, La Fortaleza de Santa Catalina, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico.

1996 August
Preliminary studies on the conservation of the old Cathedral Church of San Jos╚, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico. (Early 16th century)

1996 September Course director and sole lecturer for the five day course on the Maintenance and Stabilization of Historic Structures, the Campbell Center, Mount Carroll, Illinois.

1996 October
Continuing work on the restoration of the ca 1840 stucco facades of 168 C┘te Saint Antoine, Montreal, Quebec.

1996 November
Consultant to CP Rail Properties for the conservation of the masonry of the old Windsor Station, Montreal, Quebec.

1996 November - December
Continuing studies on the conservation of the masonry and architectural metalwork of the West Block, Parliament Buildings of Canada, Ottawa.

1997 January
Acted as Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee member for the Getty Grants Program, Santa Monica, California.

1997 January 28 Commissioned to act as faculty opponent examining the doctoral dissertation of Bosse Lagerqvist at Gľteborg University, Sweden.

1997 February 9-13 and continuing
Consultant to the Bank of Barbados and the Government of Barbados working on the conservation of the Arlington House, Speightstown (17-18th century) and the Carnegie Library ceiling, in Bridgetown, Barbados, West Indies.

1997 March, ongoing
Consultant to the Government of Puerto Rico on the conservation of La Fortaleza de Santa Catalina, the Governor's Residence and the Real Audiencia. in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

1997 April, ongoing
Conservation consultant commissioned by Iowa State University to carry out a conservation study on the Farm House Museum (1864), Ames, Iowa.

1997 April, ongoing
Commissioned to carry out a conservation study on the church of Saint Enfant Jesus, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

1997 April
The second edition of the book Conserving Buildings; a Manual of Techniques and Materials is published by John Wiley and Sons Inc and the Preservation Press, in paper back.

1997 April
Continuing to work on the conservation of the church of Saint Stanislas de Kostka, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

1997 April 23
Visiting Lecturer at New York University's Conservation Center, speaking on "Architectural Conservation".

1997 June
Consultant to the University of El Salvador in San Salvador, investigating and studying the conservation and renovation problems of historic and other buildings damaged by earthquake and war.

1997 June
Consultant to Public Works Canada on the masonry conservation problems of the Library of Parliament.

1997 June
Consultant to the City of Ottawa on the masonry conservation problems of the 1923 Plant Bath building.

1997 July
Course director and sole lecturer for two courses at the Campbell Center for Historic Preservation Studies at Mount Carroll, Illinois. The Stabilization and Maintenance of Historic Structures; and The Conservation of Timber Structures.

1997 July
Commissioned as conservation consultant to the City of Galena, Illinois, to carry out an investigation and prepare a conservation study on Galena's historic firehouse that was built in 1851 and is the earliest firehouse in the USA to survive with its original hand pumper.

1997 July
Continuing studies for the Government of Puerto Rico on the conservation of the Fortaleza, the Governor's Mansion in San Juan , Puerto Rico.

1997 August
Continuing conservation studies on Arlington House, Speightstown, Barbados. (17th century onwards)

1997 August
Commissioned to carry out preliminary conservation studies on the Church of Saint-Leon le Grand, Louiseville, Quebec.

1997 August
Continuing studies on the conservation of the Memorial Chamber, Parliament Buildings of Canada.

1997 August
Commissioned to carry out specialist conservation studies on Clarence House, at English Harbour, Antigua; the historic summer residence of the Governor of Antigua.

1997 September 8-13
Course Director and principal lecturer for the Training Course, The Conservation and Stabilization of Historic Structures. Commissioned by the National Park Service of the US Department of the Interior; and the State Historic Preservation Office of Puerto Rico. The course was given in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico.

1997 October
Expert advisor to the Bayon Preservation Master Plan Working Group, advising the Japanese Government Team for Safeguarding Angkor, Cambodia, on the preparation of a master plan for UNESCO.

1997 November
Conservation consultant with Noble Conservation for the conservation of the granite masonry of the Pennsylvania State Capitol, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

1997 November
Consultant to the State Historic Preservation Office of Puerto Rico for conservation studies on the Cuartel Ballaja, the historic headquarters building of that organization in Old San Juan.

1997 November
Consultant to the Division for Archaeology and Historic Preservation, Government of the Virgin Islands of the United States for the conservation of a group of buildings in St. Thomas, USVI.

1997 December 3
Commissioned to give keynote paper to the Construct Canada '97 Conference, Toronto. "Forensic Conservation and Other Current Developments in the Conservation of Heritage Resources and the Built Environment".

1997 December
Consultant with JCM Architects of Syracuse, NY on the conservation of the abandoned New York and Oswego Midland Railroad Tunnel of 1869 and its rehabilitation as a Pedestrian Promenade and Bikeway.

1997 December
Conservation consultant with the UMA Engineering Ltd team working on the conservation of the two 1858 steam engines of the Hamilton Waterworks, for the City of Hamilton's Museum of Steam and Technology.

1997 December
Conservation consultant for the stabilization and conservation of the ruins of the 19th century Southfield Ironworks Blast Furnace, New York.

1998 January Ongoing
Conservation consultant to the State Office for Historic Preservation of Puerto Rico and the National Park Service of the US Department of the Interior, for the conservation of the World Heritage Site, the Fortifications and City Walls of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico.

1998 January
Acted as Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee member for the Getty Grants Program, Santa Monica, California.

1988 February
Commissioned by the Government of Manitoba to carry out a conservation study on the terra cotta exterior masonry of the AA Heaps Building, Winnipeg, Manitoba. This was once the Bank of Nova Scotia's Winnipeg Office. (1908-1910)

1998 March
Continuing studies on the World Heritage Site of the Fortifications and Walls of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico.

1998 March continuing
Conservation consultant with Prof. Shelley Sass on the conservation of vintage electric locomotives and rolling stock including subway cars; crane and pump cars for the New York Transit Museum.

1998 April continuing
Conservation consultant for the conservation of the ruins of the Guanica lighthouse and other sites on the 1898 U.S. invasion site in south Puerto Rico.

1998 May continuing
Conservation consultant with Prof. Shelley Sass on the conservation of the British and French military site at Pigeon Island, St. Lucia, West Indies.

1998 June continuing
Conservation consultant with Parsons Brinckerhoff Ltd. for the conservation of Fort Christian, a 17th century Danish fortress in Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, West Indies.

1998 June continuing
Conservation consultant for the US Department of the Interior on the conservation of the fortifications of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, a World Heritage Site.

1998 June 27- July 7
Lecturer for the UNESCO, ICCROM, ICOMOS, and Norwegian Government international course "Wood Conservation Technology". R»ros and Bergen, Norway

1998 July - August
Conservation consultant with the Montreal firm of Beaupre et Michaud, architects, on the conservation of the white glazed terracotta fa┴ade of the 1912 Th╚atre Corona, Montreal.

1998 September onwards
Consultant for the exterior masonry conservation of the porticoes of the Puerto Rico Capitol (1927). The porticoes are built of white Georgia Tate marble and white glazed terracotta.

1998 December onwards
Consultant to the West Indian Company Ltd, U.S. Virgin Islands, for the conservation of Kathrineberg, Denmark Hill, the Governor's Residence in Charlotte Amalie. (ca 1840)

1997 December onwards
Conservation consultant for the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry, for the conservation of the WW II German U boat U-505.

1999 January onwards
Conservation consultant for the famous 19th century Presbyterian Church, Fifth Ave. New York, NY. Investigating the conservation state of the massive pitch pine timbers of the roof trusses.

1999 February onwards
Conservation consultant to the West Indian Company Ltd. U.S Virgin Islands, for the conservation of Government House and the Simmons House with Kathrineberg, the Governor's Residence.

1999 February onwards
Conservation consultant to Public Works and Government Services Canada, investigating urgent conservation issues for the building envelope of the 19th century West Block, Canadian Federal Parliament Buildings.

1999 May onwards
Conservation consultant to the Montgomery County Public Schools, Maryland. Investigating the conservation of the slate roofs of Montgomery County School.

1999 June continuing
Conservation consultant preparing a technical study brief for a specialist symposium on the conservation of the historic fortifications of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico for the State Historic Preservation Office and the US Department of the Interior.

1999 June continuing
Conservation consultant working on the conservation and restoration of Kathrineberg, the historic residence of the Governor of the US Virgin Islands.

1999 June
Conservation consultant carrying out studies on the original interior decorative finishes of the historic church of Saint Ignatius Loyola, Park Avenue, New York.

1999 July-September Continuing
Conservation consultant with Parsons Brinckerhoff Engineers on the emergency stabilization of the 17-19th century Fort Christian, Charlotte Amalie, St Thomas, US Virgin Islands.

1999 October Continuing
Conservation consultant with Prof. Shelley Sass and LZA Technology on the conservation of the Liberty Train Shed, New Jersey (1913). This huge structure has many unique conservation problems in its cast iron, steel and concrete structure. Many of the problems are related to the 1916 "Black Tom" munitions explosion which was caused by German saboteurs.

2000 January Continuing
Conservation consultant with Parsons Brinckerhoff Engineers on the conservation of the 19th and early 20th century tower clock mechanism of Fort Christian, Charlotte Amalie, St Thoma,s USVI.

2000 January continuing
Conservation consultant working on the conservation and restoration of Kathrineberg, the historic residence of the Governor of the U.S.Virgin Islands.

2000 March
Conservation consultant working with Fiset Miller architects of Montreal on the stone masonry conservation problems of the 19th century Jacques Viger Centre des Hospitalliers, Montreal.

2000 March
Conservation consultant working with Commonwealth Historic Resource Management Limited on the conservation of the architectural terra cotta of the Royal Theatre, Victoria .BC.

2000 March
Sole lecturer for the University of Victoria, British Columbia, Course "Preserving Brick and Terra Cotta".

2000 March
Sole lecturer for the Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, British Columbia, Course "Preserving Wooden Structures".

2000 April 8
Invited speaker at the New York Landmarks Conservancy and Columbia University Conference "The Use and Preservation of Architectural Terra Cotta." New York, New York. Delivered paper entitled "New developments in in-situ pinning systems".