peter primavera partners, llc
historic preservation / cultural resources / urban evolution


Samples of our work


Kearny Point Business and Industrial Park, NJ


It all started when...

Kearny Point is the culmination of many years of planning and engineering by the Hugo Neu Company. 130 acres, 2 million square feet of existing space, and amazing history

Kearny Point’s roots as a shipyard date back to WWI and inspire today’s ambitious revitalization. The Tri-State’s most dynamic business growth district       Click on #1 "One Hundred Years of History"  for a video about the site history and inspiration



Sample Project Experience

§  47 approvals for TD Bank locations on the eastern seaboard

§  Numerous studies for WalMart, Home Depot, Lowes, WaWa, Exxon, PNC

§  12,000,000 sf Mixed Use Redevelopment Project, Hoboken - LCOR

§  20,000 acre Wetlands Restoration Project, NJ, - PSEG

§  US Route.1 Major Highway Expansion, Trenton to New Brunswick - NJDOT

§  740 Miles of Gas Pipelines, NY, NJ, PA, - Duke Energy

§  Woodrow Wilson Hall NHL, Historic Structure Report - Monmouth University -

§  29 Housing Development Projects, - K. Hovnanian

§  6 Major Urban Development Projects in New Brunswick, NJ, - NBDevco

§  City-Wide Study of all Historic Districts, - Preservation Alliance of Philadelphia

§  Brooklyn Navy Yard, NYC – Study of Officers Row, - BNYDC

§  Harvard University Alston Campus Master Plan, - Cooper Robertson

§  Large Waterfront mixed use development project, Perth Amboy, - Kushner

§  5,200 Acre Chapin Estate, NY, - Woodstone Development

§  International Design Competition, College Ave Project, - Rutgers University

§  AT&T Holmdel Adaptive Reuse Study/Historic Tax Credits - Somerset Develop.

§  1,500-acre Casino Resort Project, Poconos, PA, - Pocono Manor

§  Union County Wide Study of 18 Olmstead Designed Parks, - Union County

§  Somerset County wide study of all historic resources in 21 municipalities

§  Hudson River Drift Removal project, NY and NJ, - US Army Corps of Engineers

§  Major Electric Generation Plant, - LS Power, NJ

§  Japanese UN Consulate, NY – Adaptive Use Rehabilitation Study

§  DUMBO Historic District, NYC – Consulting with developer for Historic Tax Credits and Design of New Buildings

§  Large Housing Development, Dragon Run Farm, DE, - Toll Brothers

§  Major Sewer Expansion Project around East and West Princeton, included extensive study of the Princeton Battlefield National Historic Landmark

§  Section 106, HPC, and HARB approvals for reuse on a historic building in the Alexandria Historic District, VA - Commerce Bank

§  Section 106, HPC, and HARB approvals for reuse on a historic building in the South Beach Historic District, Miami, Fl - Commerce Bank

§  Cincinnati Union Train Terminal, Ohio,– Historic Materials Analysis

§  College of Charleston National Historic Landmark, SC – Masonry Analysis

§  Union Square, National Historic Landmark, NYC, NY – Approvals for new Residential Tower

§  Carnegie Hill Historic District, NYC – Analysis of Boundary expansion and defense for proposed new residential tower

§  Development of National HP Program in Kenya, Kenya National Museum

§  South Street Seaport Archaeological Investigations for 3 years, NYEDC

§  Archaeological Investigations (all Phase I, II, III)

-    Federal Senior Housing Project, Hamilton Twp

-    Corporate HQ, K Hovnanian, Red Bank, NJ

-    LS Power Generating Plant, West Deptford, NJ

-    BL England Power Generating Plant, Cape May Co., NJ

-    Toll Brothers, West Windsor Housing Project, NJ