Waite Associates, Architects, the Office of the Architect and Facilities Management collaborate in the development of historic structure reports
, specific conservation studies, and other research and documentation needed to complete a wide variety of restoration, renewal, and maintenance projects.
The firm's services include rehabilitation, reconstruction and restoration, preservation and conservation, historic structure reports
, and adaptive reuse and repositioning.
In addition, chapter 7 covers the "technology of building systems," research techniques such as "reading the building," and components to be included in project documentation (such as historic structure reports
and cultural landscape reports).
The program provides funding to municipalities and not-for-profit organizations, and supports three types of projects only: historic structure reports
, historic landscape reports and cultural resource surveys.