2018.03.29 VNET Erie Reader

Ideas, Industry, and Entrepreneurs

Erie Reader - Ben Speggen
Thursday Mar 29th, 2018

Joel Deuterman discusses Velocity Network’s renovation of the former Rothrock building and how their decision to move to downtown Erie, “…has helped launch a revitalization of the city”. Kidder Wachter Architecture & Design and Kidder Wachter Jefferys Construction are proud to be participating as the former building owners, developers, architects, and construction managers.

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NEWS Restoration of Historic Wood-Morrison House Underway

Lisa Adams - Erie News Now
Wednesday Mar 28th, 2018

George Deutsch of the Erie County Historical Society, and Jeff Kidder discuss current renovations to the 160-year-old Historic Wood-Morrison House.  Architectural, Engineering, and Construction services provided by Kidder Wachter Architecture & Design, Kidder Wachter Jefferys Engineering, and Kidder Wachter Jefferys Construction.  


Velocity Network is in the process of moving it's headquarters to downtown Erie.

Erie Times News - David Bruce
Saturday Mar 24th, 2018

"Tom Hinkler, Project Superintendent for Kidder Wachter Jefferys Construction shows a portion of the second floor of the Rothrock Building which will soon house computer servers for Velocity Network."  

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Rothrock Project Update

Velocity Network
Thursday Mar 15th, 2018
Rothrock Building construction progress

Work underway to turn Rothrock into Velocity Network headquarters

Erie Times News - Matthew Rink
Thursday Feb 1st, 2018

 “Jeff Kidder and Chip Wachter, through their development firm, bought the Rothrock building in 2013 … Kidder Wachter Architecture & Design provided design services for the Velocity Network project, while Kidder Wachter Jefferys Construction LLC is the construction manager.”

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Erie Insurance brings new rentals to east side

Erie Times News
Tuesday Jan 30th, 2018

Erie Insurance is reconstructing two historic buildings.  Kidder Wachter Architecture & Design, Kidder Wachter Jefferys Engineering, and Kidder Wachter Jefferys Construction are the project’s Architect, Engineers, and Contractors.  

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The Dickson Tavern: Erie's Oldest Building

Erie Reader - Jonathan Burdick
Wednesday Jan 17th, 2018

Jonathan Burdick wrote brief history of the Dickson Tavern for the Erie Reader.  “…what was once the Dickson Tavern, and now operates as Kidder Wachter's offices, stands as the oldest surviving building in the city.” 

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Renovations Begin to Turn Vacant Building into New Corporate Headquarters for Velocity Network

WICU WSEE - Paul Wagner
Tuesday Jan 16th, 2018

Renovation work is now underway to turn a vacant Erie office building into the new headquarters for Velocity Network or VNET.  Kidder Wachter Jefferys Construction is the Construction Manager for this project.  

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Coffee shop opens in downtown Erie

Erie Times News - Sarah Grabski
Thursday Dec 7th, 2017

After 8 weeks of renovations, Hannah Kirby opened the doors to Ember + Forge.


Threat to Historic Tax Credit program worries Erie developer and preservationists

Erie Times News - Matthew Rink
Thursday Nov 16th, 2017

Jeff Kidder, developer and partner with Kidder Wachter Architecture & Design talks about the Historic Preservation Tax Credit and how it enabled many past projects.  

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