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Acella Completes BC Modular Housing Fire Protection Upgrades

Acella Completes BC Modular Housing Fire Protection Upgrades

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Boston – Acella Construction Corporation recently oversaw the two-phase renovation of Boston College’s popular Modular Housing Complex. Site work on the education project, led by senior project manager Saul Schrader and Superintendent Scott Brash, was completed last month in time for the beginning of the fall semester. The buildings in the Modular Housing Complex consist […]

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VHS Cuts Ribbon on New Assisted Living Facility –  designed by MorrisSwitzer

VHS Cuts Ribbon on New Assisted Living Facility – designed by MorrisSwitzer

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Herkimer, NY – Valley Health Services (VHS) will soon be opening the doors of its new $8M assisted living facility in Herkimer, New York.  This facility will provide a dignified, serene, and interactive location where residents will have access to a range of services including personal care, room and board, housekeeping, personal emergency response services, […]

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Landmark Structures celebrates Ribbon Cutting with Villa at MeadowView

Landmark Structures celebrates Ribbon Cutting with Villa at MeadowView

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Woburn and Tewksbury, MA – Landmark Structures Corporation, a full-service general contracting and construction management firm, recently saw one of their projects through to fruition with a ribbon-cutting ceremony held at Villa at MeadowView, in Tewksbury.     Landmark had served as General Contractor on the project.  Although construction began in June of 2013, planning started in […]

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Acentech’s Studio A Completes Acoustics, IT and AV System Design for Deerfield Academy’s Hess Center for the Arts

Acentech’s Studio A Completes Acoustics, IT and AV System Design for Deerfield Academy’s Hess Center for the Arts

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

  Cambridge, MA – Acentech’s Studio A, a specialized acoustics, audiovisual system design, and vibration consulting group for the performing arts, recently announced that it has completed the acoustics, information technology, and audiovisual system design for the expansion and renovation of Deerfield Academy’s Hess Center for the Arts. Founded in 1797, Deerfield Academy is an independent, co-educational boarding school in […]

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Designer of the Year Award Bestowed upon Craig Saunders

Designer of the Year Award Bestowed upon Craig Saunders

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Plantsville, CT – The Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Connecticut selected Craig Saunders, AIA, LEED AP as the 2014 Designer of the Year. In its 10th annual event held October 15, 2014 at the Aqua Turf in Plantsville, Saunders was honored alongside many of his construction industry peers. As an associate principal at Tecton Architects, Saunders has been involved […]

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Construction Employment Increases, Shortage of Workers Continues

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Boston – Construction employment expanded in 236 metro areas, declined in 53, and was stagnant in 50 between September 2013 and September 2014, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials said that as firms expand their payrolls, many are finding a limited supply […]

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Call for entries: Living with Water Design Competition

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Boston – The City of Boston, The Boston Harbor Association, the Boston Redevelopment Authority, and the Boston Society of Architects are pleased to announce Boston Living with Water, an open international call for design solutions envisioning a vibrant, resilient Boston that is prepared for end-of-the-century climate conditions and rising sea levels.   Launched on October 29 […]

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Goody Clancy Expands Leadership

Goody Clancy Expands Leadership

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

            Boston – Goody Clancy announced the following promotions to its leadership team: Zsuzsanna Gaspar, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, is being named a principal, after serving as a lead designer at Goody Clancy since 1999.  Projects include over a decade of work at various educational facilities, and the recently completed […]

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McAuliffe Library Branch Breaks Ground

McAuliffe Library Branch Breaks Ground

| October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Framingham, MA – The town of Framingham and architects Finegold Alexander + Associates Inc. announced a groundbreaking for the new Christa McAuliffe branch library. Trustee Sam Klaidman, chairman of the building committee, said construction on the $8.6 million project is the culmination of a community effort to create a new library that honors one of […]

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Oaktree Development Receives ULI National Housing Award

Oaktree Development Receives ULI National Housing Award

| October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Cambridge and Reading, MA – Oaktree Development was honored last week as a finalist for the Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Award by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) for its development of 30 Haven in Reading, Mass. The 53-unit, mixed-income, urban infill project was constructed using an innovative modular construction model developed by the firm. The award is given […]

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