Scarborough, ME – Landry/French Construction Company has begun renovations on the 43,000sf Schlotterbeck & Foss building located at 117 Preble Street in Portland.
The renovations were designed by Goduti-Thomas Architects of Portland.
The historic industrial building that formerly housed special sauce maker Schlotterbeck & Foss is being renovated into 55 housing units with a mix of 15 efficiencies and 40 one-bedroom units, as well as 1,750sf of office space on the first floor.
The renovations to the 1927 building will include all new windows, masonry restoration, new EPDM roof system with copper flashing, sitework, and landscaping. Existing concrete floors will be polished, and new electrical and mechanical systems will be installed throughout. A photovoltaic system with 136 solar modules will be installed on the roof.
Construction is expected to be completed by fall 2016.