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Safety Fine Proceeds  Donated to Colby-Sawyer College

Safety Fine Proceeds  Donated to Colby-Sawyer College

| February 16, 2018

Concord, NH – North Branch Construction’s dedication to jobsite safety includes the implementation of the North Branch Construction Safety Fine Program on all of its projects. This program was developed in 2005 with the intent to increase hazard recognition, reduce risk of injury, and create an overall safer working environment for all personnel working on […]

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New Stormwater System for Providence High

New Stormwater System for Providence High

| February 16, 2018

Providence, RI – A hole measuring more than 200-feet long, 75-feet wide and 16-feet deep across from North Providence High School on Mineral Spring Avenue at the North Providence’s new Public Safety facility will soon contain a million-gallon underground stormwater basin to catch stormwater runoff on the site. DiPrete Engineering, a civil engineering and surveying firm with offices in […]

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Stanford University Gets Green Janitorial Services

| February 15, 2018

Palo Alto, CA –  – UG2, a provider of integrated facilities services and solutions, recently signed a multi-year agreement to provide comprehensive green janitorial and ancillary services at Stanford University. As of January 1, UG2 services Stanford University’s academic facilities with 230 employees, working in 215 buildings, which encompass approximately 5.5 million square feet of cleanable […]

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Renovation Kicked Off at Nonnewaug High School

Renovation Kicked Off at Nonnewaug High School

| February 15, 2018

designed by The S/L/A/M Collaborative Woodbury , CT – A traditional groundbreaking ceremony was held recently for the renovation of Nonnewaug High School (Region 14). Members of the student body, parents, staff, administration, building committee members, construction personnel, and elected officials attended the event. O&G Industries of Torrington is the construction manager. They join architect […]

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Program Provides Construction Online Courses Available For Apprentices

| February 15, 2018

Wisconsin Dells, WI- ABC (Associated Builders and Contractors) of Wisconsin Apprenticeship and Training Trust announced it has partnered with Penn Foster, a leading middle-skilled education and skills training provider. Penn Foster will provide an array of construction courses available to its member companies for entry-level employees and apprentices. The courses, all available online, are designed […]

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SLAM Completes Design Phase at Student Center

SLAM Completes Design Phase at Student Center

| February 14, 2018

Stevenson, MD – The S/L/A/M Collaborative, a Glastonbury, Conn.-based national architecture firm, recently completed programming, design, and documentation for a 27,800sf renovation and addition of the Five Arts & Student Center at St. Timothy’s School, a private all-girls high school in Stevenson, Md. Construction is estimated to be completed in December 2018. SLAM is also providing […]

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Univ. of Chicago Continues Expansion of College Housing

Univ. of Chicago Continues Expansion of College Housing

| February 14, 2018

Chicago – The University of Chicago plans to build a new residential hall and dining commons opening in the 2020-2021 academic year. The new facility will house approximately 1,200 undergraduate students and resident staff, along with amenities, including lounges, study rooms, and outdoor spaces. The facility will have 11 houses — residential communities of students […]

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Nauset Completes Renovation at Riverbend School

Nauset Completes Renovation at Riverbend School

| February 6, 2018

South Natick, MA – Nauset Construction has completed the renovation and conversion of the 18th-century historic Peletiah Morse Tavern, while also constructing an attached 4,200sf addition that provides much-needed space for the middle school on the campus of the Riverbend School in Natick. Originally built in 1748, the Morse Tavern once served as a residence, tavern, […]

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Innovative “KidsBuild!” Program Expanded

Innovative “KidsBuild!” Program Expanded

| February 6, 2018

NEW HAVEN, CT. – Svigals + Partners has announced the expansion of its acclaimed KidsBuild!™ program, a community outreach process that educates school children about the design, construction, and maintenance of their own school buildings. Conceived in 1995 to support the rebuilding and expansion of the Edgewood Magnet School, KidsBuild! emerged from a broad-based template for community-based school planning and design developed for the […]

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Iconic Library at Ringling College of Art and Design Unveiled

Iconic Library at Ringling College of Art and Design Unveiled

| February 2, 2018

Sarasota, FL  – Shepley Bulfinch, a national architecture firm  with offices in Boston, Houston, and Phoenix, announced the recent formal grand opening of the Ringling College of Art and Design’s new Alfred R. Goldstein College Library in Sarasota, Florida. At a cost of $20 million, the nearly 50,000sf new facility is one of the largest art research […]

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