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University & Educational Institutions Lighting Restoration Portfolio

We're proud of the work we do. Browse a selection of some of our finest projects.

From The Ivy League To Laboratories, Libraries, And Auditoriums

We specialize in all aspects of the historical lighting restoration in universities and various educational institutions nationwide. Our capabilities include research for historic accuracy, drawings, mock-ups, metal fabrication, polishing, painting, hot and cold patina application, welding, abrasive blasting, refinishing metal components, glass fabrication, replacing all electrical components, energy efficient retrofitting, rewiring, testing, and labeling in accordance with UL standards. Our on-site services include cleaning, removing, packing, transporting, and installing historic and custom lighting fixtures.

Grand Light is staffed with professionals who can manage your project from start to finish. Give us a call today. We want to speak with you!!  Please call 1-800-922-1469 or use our Contact Form to discuss your historic lighting restoration needs.

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Harvard University – Winthrop House – Standish Hall

Harvard University's Standish Hall is one of two historical Neo-Georgian buildings that make up Winthrop House. Grand Light is restoring the original interior chandeliers and exterior lighting fixtures from the historic Standish Hall.
 

Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Kresge Auditorium

Grand Light is restoring sixty-seven historic exterior downlights from MIT Kresge Auditorium. The fixtures will be cleaned and media blasted to remove the existing finish in preparation for a black matte powder coat finish application. Corroded metal will be repaired/replaced to match existing components.
 

Harvard University – Winthrop House – Gore Hall

Harvard University's Gore Hall is one of two historical Neo-Georgian buildings that make up Winthrop House. Grand Light is restoring the original interior chandeliers and exterior lighting fixtures from the historic Gore Hall.
 

United States Military Academy (West Point) – MacArthur Short Barracks

Grand Light was selected to restore the eleven original Exterior Lanterns at the West Point MacArthur Short Barracks. Fixtures required major structural repair, replication of missing components, and much patina blending to give the fixtures a consist luster.
 

Yale University – Dwight Memorial Chapel

Grand Light was selected to restore six antique iron pendants and seven wall sconces from Yale University's Timothy Dwight College. Each luminaire was carefully media blasted to remove the original finish, internally rewiring to adhere with UL specifications, repaired, and refinished.
 

Yale University – Calhoun College

Grand Light restored historic chandeliers, wall sconces, outdoor hanging lanterns, and outdoor wall mounted lanterns for Yale University's Calhoun College located in New Haven, CT
 

Yale University – Brady Memorial Laboratory

Grand Light was selected to refurbish an antique chandelier and a matching set of wall sconces that would be re-installed in the main entrance way of Yale School of Medicine's Brady Memorial Laboratory in New Haven, CT
 

Yale University – Divinity School

Grand Light restored several massive twelve-arm iron and brass chandeliers for Yale Divinity School. There was extensive design work done to carefully recreate the Greek symbols, which decorated the iron and brass frame. The existing frame components were also repaired and replaced to restore structural integrity.

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