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Metro Walls Hired for Assisted Living Project in Easton, MA

Metro Walls Hired for Assisted Living Project in Easton, MA

| March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Manchester, NH –Metro Walls, a full service commercial framing and drywall company based in Manchester, N.H. is pleased to announce work is well underway for an 84,000 sq.ft assisted living, independent living and memory care residences in Easton, Massachusetts. Metro Walls is currently framing the roof, exterior walls and interior partition layouts at the Residence […]

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Fitzgerald receives IIDA NE Leadership Award

| March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Cambridge, MA – Marie Fitzgerald of SMMA has been named as the 2015 recipient of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) New England Leadership Award. As the highest individual honor bestowed by the New England Chapter of the International Interior Design Association, the award recognizes Marie’s contributions to the interior design profession and her impact on the […]

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Shawmut completes BC Renovation

Shawmut completes BC Renovation

| March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Chestnut Hill, MA  – Shawmut Design and Construction recently completed. Boston College’s St. Mary’s Hall. Located in the heart of the campus on historic Linden Lane, the multi-functional building’s 115,000 square foot renovation spanned two years. The project incorporated new construction and careful historic preservations methods combined with the use of the latest technology and building information […]

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Wood-Framed Construction Trends

Wood-Framed Construction Trends

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

by Rimas Veitas Three to four years ago the large wood framers and panelizers did not have adequate work load. Today GC’s are forced to get commitments from wood framers six months in advance. Material availability sometimes becomes an issue and projects may need to have structural designs altered for differing species or grades of […]

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BETA Group, Inc. expands into New Hampshire

BETA Group, Inc. expands into New Hampshire

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Manchester, NH  – BETA Group, Inc., an Engineering and Landscape Architecture firm headquartered in Rhode Island, recently announced their newest office has opened in Manchester, New Hampshire. This expansion comes on the heels of another year of significant growth for the company, which provides consulting engineering and landscape architecture services to clients and has three […]

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Autodesk Moves to Boston

Autodesk Moves to Boston

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Boston – Mayor Martin J. Walsh and Boston’s Chief of Economic Development, John Barros, joined Jamestown and Autodesk (a firm specializing in 3D design software spanning industries from architecture, engineering, and construction to manufacturing, media, and entertainment) to welcome Autodesk to Boston. Autodesk will open an East Coast flagship in Boston, a move which signifies […]

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Christopher Heights Construction Under Way

Christopher Heights Construction Under Way

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

TFMoran Provides Design Services Northampton, MA – The Christopher Heights new assisted living facility is Cutler Associates’ sixth project for this long-standing client. Over the years, a prototype has been developed that serves Christopher Heights’ affordable approach utilizing Mass. low-income housing credits. The result is a highly functional, service-rich building that includes 43 apartments for […]

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PARE honored by ACEC/MA

PARE honored by ACEC/MA

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Boston— Pare Corporation (PARE), a multi-disciplinary engineering and planning firm, is pleased to announce that the Bristol Town Beach Stormwater Outfall Retrofit project was a Bronze Award Winner at the American Council of Engineering Companies of Massachusetts (ACEC/MA) Engineering Excellence Awards. The awards ceremony was held Wednesday, March 18th at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in Cambridge, MA. Receiving […]

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AGC of America Reports Construction Jobs Increase Nationwide

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

National – Construction firms added jobs in 45 states and the District of Columbia between February 2014 and February 2015 while construction employment increased in 33 states between January and February, according to an analysis today of Labor Department data by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials noted that growing labor, funding, and regulatory […]

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HMFH completes design for $64M Winthrop Middle/High School

HMFH completes design for $64M Winthrop Middle/High School

| March 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Cambridge, MA – A combined middle school and high school, designed by HMFH Architects to provide a diverse range of learning and social environments for 970 students in the Town of Winthrop, is now in its construction phase. The 189,500 square foot Winthrop Middle/High School is rising on the site of the Town’s former high […]

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