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Dore & Whittier Win Planning & Design Award

Dore & Whittier Win Planning & Design Award

| April 24, 2018

Baltimore, MD – The Association for Learning Environments recently awarded Dore & Whittier Architects its Ed Kirkbride Award for the Lester J. Gates Middle School at its regional conference in Baltimore, MD. The Gates Middle School won the award as the project that best illustrated a sound planning process and an effective, 21st century learning […]

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Construction At U of Minn. Underway

Construction At U of Minn. Underway

| April 19, 2018

St. Paul, MN – Construction is underway on a $104.5 million renovation and addition to the University of Minnesota’s historic Pioneer Hall. Design architect KWK Architects, partnered with architecture/engineering firm-of-record TKDA of St. Paul, was contracted to transform the aging residence hall into a modern living space for the university’s students. Delivered via a Construction […]

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Gilbane and S/L/A/M Break Ground on Schools

Gilbane and S/L/A/M Break Ground on Schools

| April 18, 2018

North Providence, RI – Gilbane Building Company and The S/L/A/M Collaborative, Inc. recently joined North Providence Olney and McGuire schools; Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo; state, town, and school officials; teachers and students for a groundbreaking ceremony on the Olney School grounds. The former two schools were demolished in the summer of 2017 and will be […]

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BU’s School of Dental Medicine Breaks Ground

BU’s School of Dental Medicine Breaks Ground

| April 9, 2018

Boston – Shawmut Design and Construction broke ground on a 41,900sf expansion and 53,100sf renovation of Boston University’s Goldman School of Dental Medicine, located at 100 E. Newton Street in Boston. In partnership with the university’s facilities and real estate planners, project manager Compass Project Management, and architect SmithGroupJJR, the team developed a phased renovation […]

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Fenn School To Renovate, Expand

| March 30, 2018

Concord, MA – MassDevelopment has issued an $8.2 million tax-exempt bond for The Fenn School, an all-boys private institution that serves grades four through nine in Concord. The Fenn School used bond proceeds to partially demolish and renovate an existing school building and to build and equip a new three-story facility that includes a dining […]

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Harvard University’s Ray Basketball Pavilion Revitalized

Harvard University’s Ray Basketball Pavilion Revitalized

| March 30, 2018

Cambridge, MA – Bruner/Cott & Associates completed a $15.5 million revitalization of Harvard University’s historical Ray Lavietes Pavilion for the 2017/2018 basketball season. The 35,556sf restoration, renovation, and new construction initiative is the firm’s first sports facility project. The renewed pavilion provides modern amenities aligned with Harvard’s athletic aspirations. First constructed in 1926 as Briggs […]

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Arlington’s Hardy Elementary to Expand

Arlington’s Hardy Elementary to Expand

| March 28, 2018

Boston – Finegold Alexander Architects and the town of Arlington recently announced the start of construction of a new three-story, six-classroom addition to the existing Hardy Elementary School building in Arlington, designed by Finegold Alexander Architects. The project is the next in a series of school building projects for the town. The project team, including […]

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AIC to Renovate Campus Bldg.

AIC to Renovate Campus Bldg.

| March 27, 2018

Springfield, MA – MassDevelopment has issued a $10.55 million tax-exempt bond for American International College (AIC) in Springfield. Bond proceeds will be used to renovate and add 13,753sf to an existing campus building that, upon completion, will house the college’s new exercise science programs and expanded occupational therapy and physical therapy offerings. AIC will also […]

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Saxe School Renovation Completed

Saxe School Renovation Completed

| March 20, 2018

Torrington, CT – O&G Industries recently completed the Saxe Middle School addition and renovation project on the school’s campus in New Canaan. The 18-month project was substantially completed and turned over to school officials in the fall of 2017. The project team also includes  owner’s representative SLAM Construction Services of Glastonbury, and project architect JCJ Architecture […]

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Construction Trade Courses Offered

| March 20, 2018

Woburn, MA – Gould Construction Institute (GCI), the training affiliate of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Massachusetts, recently announced it has partnered with Penn Foster, a leading middle-skilled education and skills training provider, to make an array of construction courses available to those interested in pursuing a career in construction.  The courses, all available online, provide […]

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