Conservation and Restoration


Previous conservation and restoration projects include:

• East Memorial Building, fabrication and restoration of bronze doors designed by W. S. Allward, Ottawa, Ontario

• The Volunteer, war veterans memorial designed by R. Tait McKenzie, on-site restoration, Almonte, Ontario

• Queen Victoria, cryogenesis cleaning of The Lion sculpture, Victoria Park, Kitchener, Ontario

• South African War Memorial, by W. S. Allward, dismantling of 4 bronze statues, transportation, restoration, including gilding of crown, re-installation, Toronto, Ontario

• War of 1812 Memorial, by W. S. Allward, dismantling, restoration and reinstallation of bronze and restoration of iron railing, Toronto, Ontario

• World War I Memorial, Charlottetown, on-site restoration, Prince Edward Island

• Mount Pleasant Group of Cemeteries, Conway Memorial, bronze by Max Greiner, Jr., ongoing, bi-annual maintenance, Toronto, Ontario

• Hockey Hall of Fame, Our Game by Edie Parker and Team Canada 1972 Summit Series Monument, by Derrick Hudson ongoing, bi-annual maintenance, Toronto, Ontario

• Last Alarm firefighter memorial, by Yolanda vanderGaast, ongoing annual maintenance, Toronto, Ontario

• Leo Mol Collection, Leo Mol Sculpture Garden, general maintenance, Winnipeg, Manitoba

• Restoration and maintenance of sculptures in private collections by Lynn Chadwick, Henry Moore,
Miro, Edwina Sandys, Sorel Etrog, Rodin, Vaadia and the McElcheran Estate

• Rodin sculptures, plaster restoration, MacLaren Art Gallery, Barrie, Ontario

• Edward Hanlan Memorial (1926), by Emmanuel Hahn, dismantling and re-installation at Hanlan’s Point, Toronto Island, Toronto, Ontario

• Robert Burns Memorial (1902), sculpture by David Watson Stevenson, plaques by Emmanuel Hahn, on-site restoration at Allen Gardens, Toronto, Ontario

• Shelburne Cenotaph, on-site restoration, Shelburne, Ontario

• Irving Family Dedication Plaques, by Michael Rizzello, general maintenance, Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia

• Sacred Heart, plaster restoration St. Joseph’s Health Centre, Toronto, Ontario

• Old City Hall Cenotaph, dismantling, restoration, new flagpole hardware and re-installation, Toronto, Ontario

• Library of Parliament, gilding on weathervane and ornamental ironwork, Ottawa, Ontario

• Victory Peace, by John McEwen, structural modification, on-site maintenance at Coronation Park, Toronto, Ontario

• Weston War Memorial, restoration, research and replacement of missing components, Toronto, Ontario

• 2 Cannon Carriage Stands, material and process research, new castings and installation at Historic Fort York, Toronto, Ontario

• St Andrew’s Church, on-site restoration of ironwork on bell tower windows and columns, and painting, Toronto, Ontario

• Birks Clock, restoration, refurbishment and installation at the Farmers’ Market, Hamilton, Ontario

• Ontario & Quebec Angels, on-site restoration and repairs, Town of Penetanguishene, Ontario

• Taras Schevchenko Monument, by Ivan Honchar, Taras Schevchenko, restoration, Museum, Toronto, Ontario

• Sun Dial, by G. R. Johnson & John Parker, repairs, restoration and relocation, Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto Ontario

• St Andrew’s Church, on-site restoration of columns on North Elevation and Northeast & Northwest Towers, Toronto, Ontario

• King Edward VII, restoration of bronze plaques, Queen’s Park, Toronto, Ontario