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Groundbreaking on Omni  Seaport Hotel

Groundbreaking on Omni Seaport Hotel

| May 29, 2018

Boston – Executives from Omni Hotels & Resorts, along with Governor Charlie Baker, Mayor Martin J. Walsh, the Massachusetts Port Authority, and New Boston Hospitality, broke ground recently on the Omni Boston Seaport Hotel, the city’s fourth-largest hotel. Set to open in late 2020 on the two-acre parcel of Massport-owned land at the corner of […]

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Gilbane’s ‘Living Lab’ for Wentworth Students

Gilbane’s ‘Living Lab’ for Wentworth Students

| May 23, 2018

Boston – Gilbane Building Company is breaking new ground in educating the next generation of construction innovators by leveraging its construction of Wentworth Institute of Technology’s newest academic building as a “living learning laboratory” for students. Gilbane has partnered with university faculty to form a hands-on educational program around its design and construction, including bi-weekly […]

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South Coast to Renovate YMCA

South Coast to Renovate YMCA

| May 22, 2018

New Bedford, MA – South Coast Improvement Company (SCI) recently began work on a $3 million addition to the YWCA Southeastern Mass, located at 20 6th Street. The addition will add 6,500sf to the property that will be used for after-school child care and supportive women’s housing programs. The anticipated completion date is January 2019.  

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Prospect Heights Breaks Ground on Major Reno

Prospect Heights Breaks Ground on Major Reno

| May 15, 2018

Pawtucket, RI – WinnCompanies, a multifamily property developer/manager, and Omni Development Corporation, a not-for-profit housing developer, formally began $42 million in renovations to modernize Prospect Heights Apartments. Rhode Island Gov. Gina M. Raimondo, Pawtucket Mayor Donald R. Grebien, Pawtucket Housing Authority Executive Director Stephen Vadnais and Executive Director of RIHousing Barbara Fields were among the dignitaries who attended the […]

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Kaestle Boos Breaks Ground on Middle School

Kaestle Boos Breaks Ground on Middle School

| May 14, 2018

Barrington, RI – Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo recently joined Kaestle Boos Associates Inc. in a ground-breaking event for the new Barrington Middle School. Rhode Island Treasurer Seth Magaziner, State Representatives Jason Knight and Joy Hearn, along with State Senator Cynthia Armour were also in attendance. The project team for the project included Kaestle Boos […]

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Mixed-Use Development Breaks Ground

Mixed-Use Development Breaks Ground

| May 4, 2018

New Haven, CT – Formal groundbreaking ceremonies were recently held for a new mixed-use development in New Haven’s Hill neighborhood. The first phase of the Hill-to-Downtown Community Plan, the Gold Street development will stretch more than a city block in length and will incorporate the site of a former school as well as adjacent parcels. […]

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Intercontinental & Harbinger Break Ground on Hotel in Seaport District

Intercontinental & Harbinger Break Ground on Hotel in Seaport District

| May 2, 2018

Boston – Intercontinental Real Estate Corporation and Harbinger Development recently broke ground on the Hampton Inn by Hilton and Homewood Suites by Hilton Boston Seaport. The $176 million, dual-branded hotel is being built at 660 Summer Street in the Seaport District of Boston, within the Raymond L. Flynn Marine Park adjacent to the Design Center and […]

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Duxbury Project Breaks Ground

Duxbury Project Breaks Ground

| April 27, 2018

Duxbury, MA – South Shore Habitat for Humanity , which has delivered quality housing in partnership with families in need for the past 30 years, recently held a groundbreaking ceremony for a six-unit subdivision on Temple Street in Duxbury. A new road named Feinberg Bog Road will allow access to the property which will sit […]

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Brookview House Breaks Ground

Brookview House Breaks Ground

| April 27, 2018

Boston – Brookview House (“Brookview”), which provides families experiencing homelessness with safe housing and support services, broke ground recently on Brookview III, a new affordable housing development.   The $5.5 million facility will be Brookview’s third building. It will include 12 units of two- and three-bedroom apartments along with ground-floor space for programs and support services. […]

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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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