Historic Preservation for the 21st century

SOE brings preservation into the twenty-first century by testing and utilizing emerging digital technologies such as laser scanning, photogrammetry, photography, and augmented/virtual reality. Not only do we develop new, innovative preservation methodologies, but also educational programming, professional collaboration, exhibitions, and publications related to our efforts.


Research & design AR / VR / UI / UX


Cultural heritage minded User interface design

Ios and android App Design

interactive web publishing

Virtual Experience design

digital database design

digital asset clearance research


Documentation & Data Management


3D Laser Scanning and Architectural Surveying

High-resolution Photography

Architectural Documentation

As-Built Drawings

Existing Conditions Drawings

As-Built Point Clouds for BIM

Textured 3D models

Comprehensive planning for long-term data storage

Strategies for organizing/managing digital databases


Research & Reports

Nominations to the National Register of Historic Places

Designation Reports

Historic Resource Surveys

Historic Resource Inventory Forms

Photographic Documentation

The City of New York Landmarks Preservation Commission Applications

Client Representation at Public Hearings


Design and Fabrication


Digital & Physical Modeling

Historic Interior Design 

Historically Accurate Set Design

Digital Graphics and Presentations