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UMass Amherst Chiller Plant Completed

UMass Amherst Chiller Plant Completed

| January 18, 2019

Amherst, MA – Leers Weinzapfel Associates announced they have completed the new 10,592sf chiller plant at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. A component of the university’s 2012 Campus Master Plan, it will increase the reliability and capacity of chilled water service throughout its growing north campus core by reimagining the existing regional plant it replaces. The North Chiller […]

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Dimeo Underway on Gallery Reno

Dimeo Underway on Gallery Reno

| January 16, 2019

Boston – Dimeo is underway with Phase II of the Massachusetts College of Art & Design, Bakalar and Paine Galleries renovation project in Boston, designed by designLAB architects. The work is primarily focused on the interior renovation of the gallery affiliated spaces and the completion of the plaza initiated in Phase I. Interior work includes […]

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CTA Tops Off Lexington Preschool

CTA Tops Off Lexington Preschool

| January 16, 2019

Lexington, MA  – CTA Construction Managers celebrated the topping off of the new $10.4 million Lexington Children’s Place project. The topping off of the final steel beam marks the end of the structural phase of the project. The architect is DiNisco Design, Inc., and the owner’s project manager is Construction Monitoring Services. Lexington Children’s Place is […]

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Tufts University Receives Bond for Campus Renovations

| January 10, 2019

Medford, MA – MassDevelopment issued a $34 million tax-exempt bond on behalf of Tufts University, that will use bond proceeds to complete renovations to its residential and academic facilities on the Medford portion of its Medford/Somerville campus. The bond was sold through a public offering underwritten by Barclays Capital Inc. Tufts University plans to renovate […]

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RWU Celebrates Topping Off

RWU Celebrates Topping Off

| January 8, 2019

Bristol, RI ­- Roger Williams University recently held a steel topping-off ceremony, marking completion of the steel framework for a laboratories building for RWU’s School of Engineering, Computing and Construction Management. On Dec. 17, 2018, a steel beam, bearing an evergreen tree and signed by trustees, administrators, alumni, donors, faculty, and students, was hoisted into […]

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CTA Celebrates Dedication of Hurld-Wyman School

| January 3, 2019

Woburn, MA – CTA Construction Managers, of Waltham, joined the town of Woburn, community stakeholders, faculty, staff, and students to celebrate the official dedication of the new Hurld-Wyman Elementary School located at 39 Wyman St. in Woburn. The $35 million project is designed by DiNisco Design partnership, who, with the owner’s project manager, Municipal Building Consultants, […]

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Lighthouse Electrical Completes Harvard Project

Lighthouse Electrical Completes Harvard Project

| December 26, 2018

Cambridge, MA – Lighthouse Electrical Contracting, Inc., based in Rockland, has completed the electrical fit-out project for the STHM Lab and Imaging room at Harvard University’s Laboratory for Integrated Science and Engineering (LISE) building at 11 Oxford Street in Cambridge. The project scope included Lighthouse’s highly detailed electrical installations associated with the facility’s Scanning Thermal […]

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University of Tennessee Wins for Historic Preservation

University of Tennessee Wins for Historic Preservation

| December 19, 2018

Manchester, NH – A former marble processing plant built in 1908 and transformed into a showcase complex earned the University of Tennessee a prestigious honor from American School & University and added another award-winning design to the Kalwall portfolio. The Facilities Services Complex at the University of Tennessee Knoxville was named a Collegiate Citation winner for Historic […]

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UMass Dartmouth Builds Residence Hall with $132M Bond

UMass Dartmouth Builds Residence Hall with $132M Bond

| December 18, 2018

Dartmouth, MA – MassDevelopment issued a $132,185,000 tax-exempt bond on behalf of Provident Commonwealth Education Resources II Inc. (PCER), a public-private partnership that will use bond proceeds to build, furnish, and equip a five-story, 306,900sf residence hall at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. The new facility, which will house approximately 1,210 mostly first-year students, will […]

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Wellesley College Expands Science Center with $96M Bond

Wellesley College Expands Science Center with $96M Bond

| December 11, 2018

Wellesley, MA – MassDevelopment has issued a $96.5 million tax-exempt bond for Wellesley College, a liberal arts college for women. The college is using bond proceeds to renovate its campus science center and construct an addition to the building, which will be located where the former Sage Hall once stood. When the project is complete, […]

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