Hamilton College Theatre
Hamilton College’s (81,000 SF) Theater and Studio Arts Building, our largest project to date $36 Million, was just completed July 27, 2014.

Our Projects Make an Impact

Accelerate Sports Complex

Brand new 82,500 SF sports complex located in Whitesboro. Structure is a 275'x300' pre-engineered building by Butler Manufacturing using their MR-24 standing seam roof system, and shadowall siding.

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Liberty Gardens Housing Revitalization

This $34.7M project was successfully completed in three phases which included the "rehabilitation" of (8) two-story masonry buildings and the "new" construction of (9) buildings along with a newly constructed community center for the residents.

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Utica Multi-Modal Center

Utica's new Multi-Modal Center on the corner lot of Bleecker and Charlotte Streets

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Feldmeier Equipment - New Building

In February 2014, we completed the construction of the new 44,000 sf Manufacturing Plant for Feldmeier Equipment in Little Falls.

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Adirondack Harley Davidson

Site work began in December 2010 for the Carbone Auto Group's new Adirondack Harley Davidson Facility. The 24,000 sf Design-Build Butler building features a conventional structural steel display tower, stone and timber framed facade and window canopies with architectural standing seam roofing.

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Powerline Trenchers

PLC Trenching, LLC, based in Clinton NY, (Oneida County) is a contracting company that owns, operates, and maintains specialty trenching and cabling equipment particularly focused on the wind energy business.

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FSLH-Center for Rehabilitation & Continuing Care Services

Faxton-St. Luke's Healthcare (FSLH) was awarded a HEAL Grant to improve long-term care services and consolidate community-based alternatives for Oneida County residents.

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MVCC Robert R. Jorgensen Athletic/Events Center

MVCC - Robert R. Jorgensen Athletic/Events Center

Phase 1 project included a new 40,000 SF field house, 5,000 SF fitness center, renovation of the existing pool and pool locker rooms. The project included site work, concrete, steel structure, brick, curtain wall, storefront facade, finishes and athletic equipment installed under a general contractor prime contract.

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New Projects

July 16, 2014

McCraith Beverages  High Peaks Distributing - Addition and Renovations Saranac Lake NY

The McCraith Beverage Co. has awarded us a Design-Build contract to add a 14,000 sf Warehouse to the existing facility in Saranac Lake. The Butler building Warehouse will include an enclosed heated loading dock area, new dock equipment, an insulated fire separation wall, overhead doors and 10,000 sf of Warehouse area. The project also includes a 4,000 sf Butler Slope Build up Re-Roof area over the existing offices, a new Entry Vestibule, new metal siding at the exterior of the Offices, a complete exterior paint system, new interior metal liner panel, and new HVAC System for the Offices

We are glad to build for this past client again and look forward to working in the High Peaks area of the Adirondacks.To view the progress of this project, please click on this link McCraith Beverages High Peaks Distributing

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July 15, 2014

Community Foundation of Oneida & Herkimer Counties

The Community Foundation of Oneida & Herkimer Counties has selected Gaetano Construction as the General Contractor/Construction Manager for the renovation of their New Facility on Genesee Street in Utica, NY. The 10,000 sf building is a former church and features cathedral ceilings with exposed wood timber construction. The building will be totally renovated. The large open office area will feature a 60' long skylight and clerestory windows. A new Main Entrance and Lobby will be added on the north side of the building as well as an elevator to access the lower level. New, modern, materials will be used for the building cladding and roof. The Convening Room, a large conference room, will feature state of the art audio/video equipment for use in the Foundations programs. The Project Architect is Bonacci Architects of Utica, NY and is scheduled for completion by January 1, 2015. Rendering is courtesy Bonacci Architects. To view progress photos for this project please click on this link Community Foundation of Oneida & Herkimer Counties

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Our People Build Relationships

William C. Gaetano

William Gaetano

Mr. Gaetano has worked at the Charles A. Gaetano Construction Corp. since 1969. In 1993 he assumed responsibility for the company's business development. Under his leadership, the firm has tripled its work volume performed, while the business has grown into a full-service general contractor and design-build firm.

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David L. Kleps

Hi, I'm David Kleps.

I have over 35 years of professional experience in the construction field. I also have extensive experience with the Design-Build delivery method and have worked on a wide range of new building, renovation, and expansion projects.

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Anthony Obernesser

Anthony Obernesser. Nice to meet you.

I have over 20 years of commercial construction industry experience with Gaetano Construction Corporation. As a graduate of SUNY Institute of Technology, I started with Gaetano as a Project Manager Assistant. I have since progressed to Estimator and Project Manager, working on several multi-million dollar projects.

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Michael Bushardt

Michael Bushardt

As a Dean's List student in Construction Management, Mr. Bushardt joined Gaetano Construction Corporation in 1999. Upon graduation, Mr. Bushardt has continued his growth with the Corporation as an Estimator and Project Manager.

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Our Services Deliver Results

Construction Management

We have completed many private client projects serving as construction manager, providing project management and on-site supervision.

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General Contracting

With over 50 years of traditional general contracting experience in both private and public markets, we deliver quality projects on schedule and on budget.

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Over the past 25 years, we have developed an experienced staff to complete both Butler and conventional buildings and renovations on a design-build basis.

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We help owners establish and maintain project budgets by assisting in value engineering and resolving design and cost issues early on in the planning process.

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Butler Buildings

As a Butler "Career Builder," we have completed over 2.5 million square feet of projects for satisfied clients in central and northern New York, primarily on a design-build basis.

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Renovation & Repair

From small damage repairs to larger interior and exterior renovations, we complete projects from owner-provided sketches as well as from our in-house design-build resources.

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Custom Vacation Homes/
Custom Wood Framed Projects

Owners can depend on us to provide the highest quality craftsmanship and assured completion schedules as we work directly with our field staff and qualified local sub-contractors.

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Turnkey Development

Our professional offerings include real estate consulting, site selection assistance, re-use of existing properties and turnkey development.

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