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KBE Awards Scholarships to CT Tech Grads

KBE Awards Scholarships to CT Tech Grads

| July 12, 2018

Farmington, CT – KBE Building Corporation recently awarded $19,000 in scholarships to 19 seniors graduating from the Connecticut Technical High School System. KBE first awarded scholarships to students from the Connecticut Technical High School System in 2014 as part of the firm’s 50 Ways to Make a Difference philanthropic initiative. To date they have provided $53,000 in awards. […]

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UConn Health Building Earns LEED Gold

UConn Health Building Earns LEED Gold

| June 28, 2018

Centerbrook, CT – Conn Health Academic Building Addition has been certified LEED® Gold, placing it among the top one-third most sustainable buildings in Connecticut. Designed by Centerbrook Architects & Planners, the 12,800sf building exceeded expectations with its sustainable features. Originally targeted for LEED Silver, the Academic Building Addition scored 65 points on the LEED scale to […]

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Electricians Graduate from Joint Apprenticeship Training Program

Electricians Graduate from Joint Apprenticeship Training Program

| June 27, 2018

Worcester, MA – IBEW Local 96 recently held its 2018 Apprenticeship Graduation Ceremony with 13 Local 96 electricians graduating the five-year Worcester Joint Apprenticeship Training Program (WJATP). Local 96 Business Manager/WJATC Chairman Tom Maloney and special guest speakers Tim Murray, president and CEO of the Worcester Chamber of Commerce and Mike D’Amico, international representative of […]

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SMMA Wins Bronze Engineering Excellence Award

SMMA Wins Bronze Engineering Excellence Award

| June 26, 2018

Winchester, MA – The American Council of Engineering Companies of Massachusetts (ACEC/MA) has named SMMA as a winner of a 2018 Bronze Engineering Excellence Awards for work on the Winchester High School renovation project in Winchester. SMMA, with offices in Cambridge, was retained by the Education Facilities Planning and Building Committee of Winchester High School to […]

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Brown Research Center Completed

| June 23, 2018

Providence, RI – Shawmut Design and Construction joined Brown University, KieranTimberlake, and members of the community for a dedication ceremony of the university’s new Engineering Research Center, which was completed in October of 2017. The new three-story, 80,000sf research building, broke ground in October of 2015 and was completed months ahead of schedule due to […]

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Gymnasium at Clarion University Breaks Ground

Gymnasium at Clarion University Breaks Ground

| June 22, 2018

Cambridge, MA – A ground-breaking ceremony was recently held at Clarion University for the renovation of Tippin Gymnasium, the university’s primary NCAA athletic venue. The 155,000sf complex will better connect to the surrounding campus and community with a more open and transparent building design. The project was designed by a joint venture of DLA+ Architecture […]

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Stonehill College To Build New Business School

Stonehill College To Build New Business School

| June 20, 2018

Easton, MA – MassDevelopment has issued a $25 million tax-exempt bond for Stonehill College, a co-educational liberal arts college in Easton. Stonehill College will use bond proceeds to partially demolish an existing building and to build, furnish, and equip a three-story, 65,000sf building in its place. This facility will house the newly established Leo J. […]

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BFCCPS Gets MassDev Bond

BFCCPS Gets MassDev Bond

| June 20, 2018

Franklin, MA – MassDevelopment has issued a $24,550,000 tax-exempt bond and provided a charter school loan guarantee for Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter Public School (BFCCPS), an educational institution that serves kindergarten to eighth grade in Franklin. BFCCPS will use bond proceeds to relocate to 10 acres of land at 500 Financial Park in Franklin, where […]

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Griffin Hosts Annual Apprentice Competition

Griffin Hosts Annual Apprentice Competition

| June 19, 2018

Holliston, MA – Wayne J. Griffin Electric, Inc. (Griffin Electric) recently held its 16th annual Apprentice Competition at the company’s headquarters in Holliston, and its four regional offices in Pelham, Ala., Duluth, Ga., Charlotte, N.C., and Durham, N.C. Each spring, Griffin Electric hosts this friendly competition to test skills and build camaraderie with its students, […]

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