Architect of Record for the Columbus Metropolitan Library Main Branch Renovation, Columbus, Ohio Schooley Caldwell

The Columbus Metropolitan Library Main Branch

Schooley Caldwell was the Architect of Record for a $30 million renovation of the main branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library.

Union Station Ballroom, Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, OH, Schooley Caldwell Architects

Greater Columbus Convention Center

The renovation of the Grand Ballroom (now the Union Station Ballroom) at the Greater Columbus Convention has been completed as part of a larger renovation and addition project.

Atlas Building Apartments, Columbus, Ohio, Schooley Caldwell Architect

The Atlas Building Apartments

Schooley Caldwell designed the long anticipated renovation of the historic Atlas Building, which now has retail space at street level and 98 residential units on floors 2-12.

The Carlisle Block Building, Location: Chillicothe, Ohio, Schooley Caldwell Associates

The Carlisle Building

Schooley Caldwell designed the transformation of the historic Carlisle Building in downtown Chillicothe, a landmark that was originally built in 1885 and that had fallen into serious disrepair.

Wyandot County Courthouse Restoration

Wyandot County Courthouse

The scope of this project involved exterior renovation and restoration to the 1895 Wyandot County courthouse, which contained various roofing types, including copper and a membrane roofing system that replaced the original roof.

Franklin County Hall of Justice, HOJ, Architect Schooley Caldwell

Franklin County Hall of Justice

The 10-story, 237,000 SF former Hall of Justice building was comprehensively renovated into a multi-tenant support building for the county government complex. The building had been vacated in 2011 when the new Common Pleas Courthouse was completed, and County officials decided to reinvest in the building and reuse it for other functions.

Stewart Elementary School, Columbus, Ohio, Architect Schooley Caldwell Associates

Stewart Elementary School

Schooley Caldwell was the Design Architect for the $11.2 million renovation and addition at Stewart Elementary, a historic school in German Village originally built in 1874

Fort Hayes Educational Center

Fort Hayes Metropolitan Education Center

Schooley Caldwell designed the conversion of this Civil War-era military base into Fort Hayes Metropolitan Education Center for Columbus City Schools. The school now occupies five historic buildings totaling 168,000 square feet of space on the campus. Several of the buildings had been vacant for 30+ years and were severely distressed after years of neglect.

Columbus State Community College Union Hall, Renovation, Columbus, Ohio, Architect Schooley Caldwell Associates

Columbus State Union Hall Addition & Renovation

This project involved renovation of a 96,000 SF, 6-story academic building as well as construction of a 20,000 SF addition.

Cristo Rey Columbus High School, Architect Schooley Caldwell Associates, Columbus, Ohio

Cristo Rey Columbus High School

Schooley Caldwell designed the $18 million transformation of the Old Ohio School for the Deaf into the new home for Cristo Rey Columbus High School, a Catholic college preparatory school serving disadvantaged students.

Columbus Museum of Art

The Columbus Museum of Art (CMA) was built in the 1930s and in 2008, they needed to renovate the historic museum building in order to continue providing guests with a great experience as well as to prepare for CMA’s future growth.

Franklin Park Conservatory

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the turn-of-the-century Palm House at the Franklin Park Conservatory is an extraordinary Victorian glass structure that houses an equally extraordinary botanical collection.

Lazarus Building

For nearly 100 years, the Lazarus department store was a fixture in downtown Columbus. In 2004 the store closed, but the building was far from being forgotten. Schooley Caldwell served as the architect-of-record and engineer-of-record for the big changes to give the Lazarus Building a second life.

Utah State Capitol

Built in 1912, the 327,000 SF Utah State Capitol had a seismic $227 million upgrade. The fundamental objectives for the project were to stay true to the architect’s original intentions while improving the building’s functional usefulness.

Joseph P. Kinneary U.S. Courthouse

Schooley Caldwell has been working at the Joseph P. Kinneary US Courthouse since the 1980s, as the result of a series of GSA on-call/IDIQ contracts. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, it is a significant riverfront building dating to 1931.

Ohio University Shively Hall

Schooley Caldwell designed a full renovation to Shively Hall, a 55,000SF 160-bed residence and dining hall. This project involved renovations to existing rooms, ADA accessibility upgrades, and the creation of living/learning centers within the residence hall.

Ohio Statehouse, Columbus, OH, Schooley Caldwell Architects, Architect of the Capitol

The Ohio Statehouse, Senate Building, and Capitol Atrium

The Ohio Statehouse, completed in 1861, is considered one of the nation’s most important architectural gems. After more than a century of intense use, alteration, and neglect, the Statehouse and Senate Building were in dire need of restoration and renovation. Schooley Caldwell was selected to design this revitalization and restoration.

Ohio Wesleyan’s Stuyvesant Hall

Ohio Wesleyan University’s Stuyvesant Hall originally opened in 1931 as a majestic residence hall housing first-year women, and though a campus landmark for 80 years, it had fallen into major disrepair.

The Westcott House

Renovation and preservation of the Frank Lloyd Wright - designed Westcott House in Springfield, Ohio, which was transformed into a museum and educational center.

Thomas J. Moyer Ohio Judicial Center

This project involved the adaptive re-use of a 13-story, 400,000 SF state office building completed in 1933. The building adapted well for the Court, accommodating office and library functions, as well as educational and legal functions involving visitors and the public.

The Old Montgomery County Courthouse

Restoration of The Old Montgomery County Courthouse which is recognized as one of the nation’s finest examples of Greek Revival-style architecture.

OSU South High Rises

Schooley Caldwell served as Architect of Record for the $170,000,000, full renovation and expansion of five student housing facilities in the south campus area: Siebert, Stradley, Park, Smith, and Steeb Halls.

Clinton Elementary School, Columbus Ohio, Clintonville, Schooley Caldwell Architect

Clinton Elementary School

Schooley Caldwell designed a complete renovation and a 10,000 SF addition to the 1921 Clinton Elementary School.

East High School

Slated for demolition, East High School, with its prominent location on Broad Street, the decision was made to reuse the building and add on to it. Schooley Caldwell provided historic preservation design and mechanical and electrical engineering for the renovation and expansion.

We have years of experience with historic renovation. Schooley Caldwell has long-standing relationships with multiple state and
local government entities — and the buildings they occupy. As stewards of these structures, having an in-depth knowledge of each one allows us to add value quickly when we’re called upon time and again.