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A New Addition for Northern Maine Community College 

A New Addition for Northern Maine Community College 

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Presque Isle, ME - Northern Maine Community College (NMCC) opened its $6.4-million Rodney Smith Wellness Center and Akeley Student Center in late July. The addition serves more than just its faculty and 1,100-member student body. It meets the needs of residents from a cluster of northern Maine communities, including Presque Isle, Caribou and New Sweden, reinforcing its […]

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The Fair Retainage Payment Act

The Fair Retainage Payment Act

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

New Law Applicable To Large Private Construction Projects By: Hugh J. Gorman, III On August 8, 2014 Governor Patrick signed into law The Fair Retainage Payment Act relating to private construction contracts. The Act impacts Owners, General/Prime Contractors, Subcontractors and Suppliers on projects where the prime contract is $3.0 million or more and is not […]

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BSA Session Highly Informative

BSA Session Highly Informative

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

by Annie McEvoy I had the pleasure of attending the “Building Blocks: An introduction to Boston Architecture” on August 18, held by the Boston Society of Architects (BSA). This was a session of the popular crash course on Boston’s architectural history, led by Boston University professor of American and European architecture Keith N. Morgan, who was […]

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Belitz Joins Tighe & Bond as CFO

Belitz Joins Tighe & Bond as CFO

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Westfield, MA – Tighe & Bond recently appointed Robert Belitz as its Chief Financial Officer this week.  In this role, he will direct Tighe & Bond’s financial operations and priorities, as well as contribute to growth strategies consistent with the firm’s continued expansion in the marketplace.   Belitz, who will provide financial management from the firm’s […]

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Jewett Completes Addition for Autoserv Dealer Group

Jewett Completes Addition for Autoserv Dealer Group

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Raymond, NH _ Jewett Automotive Design & Construction, a division of Raymond, NH-based Jewett Construction Company, Inc., has completed an infill addition for the AutoServ Dealer Group in Tilton, NH. This is the fourth project Jewett has undertaken for AutoServ, having previously completed renovations to both its Volkswagen and Nissan dealerships.  This latest job, designed […]

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PC Ranks 15 on Environmental Construction List

PC Ranks 15 on Environmental Construction List

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

South Burlington, VT – PC Construction was recently named as one of 2014’s Top 200 Environmental Firms in the country by Engineering News-Record (ENR), the construction industry’s trusted source for breaking news, data, and analysis.   This year PC Construction placed 47th in the top 200 environmental firms and 15th in the wastewater treatment category. The annual report ranks […]

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SumnerScape Selected by Prospect Mountain High

SumnerScape Selected by Prospect Mountain High

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Alton, NH – Kevin Sumner, President of SumnerScape announced that the company has been selected by Prospect Mountain High School to handle the commercial landscape needs at its property located at 242 Suncook Valley Road in Alton. SumnerScape has been awarded a two-year contract beginning in 2014. “We are extremely pleased to have been selected. Participation in this contract represents […]

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Bridgeport School Demonstrates Sustainability and Innovation

Bridgeport School Demonstrates Sustainability and Innovation

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bridgeport, CT – The new Fairchild Wheeler Inter-district Multi Magnet Campus, designed by JCJ Architecture and built by Fusco Corporation, is the culmination of more than a decade of work by a university professor, a city mayor, regional business & industry leaders, the local community and educational professionals. It represents five years of visioning and […]

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AGC Announces Tocci as a Safety Award Winner for 21st Consecutive Year

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Boston - The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) of Massachusetts and AON Construction Services Group of Boston recently awarded Tocci Building Companies (Tocci) with a 2014 National Safety Award.  This marks the 21st consecutive year that Tocci has received this award, demonstrating the superior safety standards the firm strives to exemplify. Charles Rosenthall, Safety Director at Tocci Building Companies, accepted the Safety […]

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Construction Employment Increases but Firms Continue to Turn Down Work

Construction Employment Increases but Firms Continue to Turn Down Work

| August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

National – Construction employment expanded in 223 metro areas, declined in 72 and was stagnant in 44 between July 2013 and July 2014, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America.  As employment grows, 25 percent of firms report labor shortages are forcing them to […]

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