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Erland Promotes Three:  Craft, Landry & Leahy

Erland Promotes Three: Craft, Landry & Leahy

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Burlington, MA – Erland Construction, Inc. recently announced three personnel promotions. Tewksbury, Mass. resident Steve Craft has been promoted to Project Executive in the Academic/Commercial/Technology Group. Craft will provide preconstruction planning for the group and serve as a valuable resource in establishing project objectives, policies, procedures and performance standards. An Erland employee for 34 years, Craft heads […]

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Membership Positions Local Firm to Grow International Reach

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Boston, MA– Visnick & Caulfield Associates, Inc. an architecture and interior design firm based in Boston, has become a member of ONE Global Design, an international network of architectural and interior design firms. Visnick & Caulfield joins 16 other independently owned and operated corporate architectural and interiors firms across the United States, Canada, and Mexico, […]

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MLSC Launches 2015-16 Internship Challenge

MLSC Launches 2015-16 Internship Challenge

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Waltham, MA – The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) has announced the launch of the 2015-16 Internship Challenge. The workforce development program creates hundreds of new paid internship opportunities each year throughout Massachusetts. Eligible college students and recent graduates can apply online through the MLSC’s website for an internship with one of over 400 life […]

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WTS elects Hall to Board of Directors

WTS elects Hall to Board of Directors

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Westfield, MA  – The Connecticut chapter of the Women’s Transportation Seminar (WTS) recently elected Rebecca Ruitto Hall, P.E., to its Board of Directors.  She assumes the role of treasurer for the 2015-2016 calendar years.   Hall is a professional engineer with experience in traffic signal system designs, traffic impact studies and traffic management plans, as well as […]

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Balancing old and new – a critical part of why Boston is loved by so many

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

by Greg Galer Have you found, as I have, that when people discover that you are from Boston they become effusive in how much they love our city? I’ve noticed that it’s not simply our nationally significant icons like the Freedom Trail sites that people remember. Tourists and new residents alike point to our distinctive […]

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US Lab Design Leads the World

US Lab Design Leads the World

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

by Mark Reed I have been traveling to Europe for consulting work over the past two years and have been struck by the difference between laboratory architecture there and here. Flexibility, the hallmark of design for science in the United States, is less common in Europe. In comparing the two design approaches, I have come […]

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Ver-Tex Launches New Center

Ver-Tex Launches New Center

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Boston – Ver-Tex Shade|Light Solutions, a new division of Ver-Tex Construction Specialties, Inc., announced that George Lellios and Svetlana Bekker have joined the company to launch the Ver-Tex Shade|Light Solutions Experience Center located at 263 Summer Street in Boston’s Fort Point neighborhood. Lellios, in the role of manager, and Bekker as design consultant, have welcomed visitors […]

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PC Construction Awarded $19M Contract for Taconic Hotel

PC Construction Awarded $19M Contract for Taconic Hotel

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Manchester, VT – PC Construction was recently awarded a $19 million construction project for Vermont’s newest premier boutique hotel, The Taconic Hotel, located in the heart of Manchester Village. Nestled at the base of Mount Equinox, the four-story, 58,000-square-foot hotel will include 78 guest rooms and combine country elegance and luxury accommodations to deliver a unique lodging experience. […]

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Milestone for CT’s First ‘Household Model’ Nursing Home

Milestone for CT’s First ‘Household Model’ Nursing Home

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bridgeport, CT – The final steel beam for the new $75 million, 372,000sf Jewish Senior Services building on the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Campus was hoisted by crane and put into place during a special ceremony on January 22. The building will include Connecticut’s first “Household Model,” a new nursing home that is much more […]

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SCUP 2015 Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference

SCUP 2015 Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Planning for Change: Cultural, Technological, and Economic Shifts in Higher Education A recent Chronicle of Higher Education survey of 350 college and university presidents found that almost 70% believe that higher education will be vastly different in 10 years, with more than 30% believing that higher education in the United States is generally headed in […]

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