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KBE Donates $134K, Nearly 2,000 Volunteer Hours

KBE Donates $134K, Nearly 2,000 Volunteer Hours

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Farmington, CT – Residents of various parts of Connecticut  received meals, gifts, scholarships, and more, thanks to donations and volunteer time contributed by KBE Building Corp.’s northeast regional office in 2014 – the sixth year of the firm’s corporate philanthropic program, 50 Ways to Make a Difference. Donations went to:     Jewish Senior Services fall gala, local homeless […]

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2015 Shopping Center Trends

2015 Shopping Center Trends

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

by Mike Kercheval The shopping center industry is thriving thanks to its ability to constantly adapt to new trends and respond to changing consumer shopping habits and preferences. In the next two years more than 77,000 stores will open in the U.S. In addition to new stores opening their doors (including previously online-only retailers), many shopping centers and […]

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ASM’s 2015 Calendar of Events

ASM’s 2015 Calendar of Events

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

ASM’s 2015 calendar of events will focus on topics of keen interest to contractors large or small, working in any market sector.  ASM programs are open to all, and nonmembers are encouraged to attend to see what ASM is about.  While the schedule is still in development, we have topics and timing tentatively lined up, […]

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MPA Selected to Design CDM Smith’s New Global Headquarters

MPA Selected to Design CDM Smith’s New Global Headquarters

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Boston – Margulies Perruzzi Architects (MPA) recently announced that it has been selected to design the new 120,000sf global headquarters for CDM Smith, a global engineering and construction firm providing integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. Desiring a more current and collaborative workspace, CDM Smith engaged MPA to design and renovate […]

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Local Chapter of FCSI Donates $15K

Local Chapter of FCSI Donates $15K

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rockland, MA – The New England Chapter of Foodservice Consultants Society International (FCSI) celebrated its 11th annual Holiday Social, donating $15,000 to the foodservice program at the New England Center for Homeless Veterans. Held at Davio’s in downtown Boston, the sold-out event was attended by more than 100 industry colleagues and guests from the New England area […]

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CBC Program – Great Hunger Museum

CBC Program – Great Hunger Museum

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hamden, CT – Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, the world’s only museum dedicated to Ireland’s Great Hunger of the 1800s, was the site for the December Program for the Connecticut Building Congress. The museum, devoted to the Irish hunger tragedy of the 19th Century, was a 2014 Connecticut Building Congress Project Team […]

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Trends on Campus in 2015

Trends on Campus in 2015

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

by Trina Mace Learned 2015 will be a year of continued growth and excitement on college and university campuses, tempered by familiar pressures, not likely to go away or diminish quickly. Whether due to peer competition, the need to attract a diverse student body, changes in pedagogy, advances in technology, or simply ongoing pressures to phase out deferred […]

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Baker Design Group Promotes Decatur

Baker Design Group Promotes Decatur

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Boston, MA – Baker Design Group, Inc. of Boston recently promoted Stephen J. Decatur, AIA LEED AP, to principal architect. Decatur has been with BDG for 15 years and played a key role in supporting the mission and vision of the firm throughout his tenure, leading the collaboration with project teams on a variety of regional […]

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MLSC New Board Appointee

MLSC New Board Appointee

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Waltham, MA – The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) announced that Governor Deval Patrick has appointed Peter Parker, President of BioInnovation, to the MLSC Board of Directors. The MLSC’s seven member Board, appointed by the Governor and co-chaired by Secretaries Gregory Bialecki (Housing and Economic Development) and Glen Shor (Administration and Finance), oversees the agency’s operations and […]

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Martin Named President of Wilson Architects

Martin Named President of Wilson Architects

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Boston – Wilson Architects recently announced that Chris Martin, AIA, LEED AP, has been named president of the firm, effective January 1, 2015. He has  worked closely for 25 years with academic clients and enjoys designing innovative environments that foster scientific discovery.  Martin assumes the role of president from Bill Wilson, FAIA, who will become the firm’s Chair/CEO. Both […]

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