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Norway to build world’s tallest timber building

Norway to build world’s tallest timber building

| December 8, 2017

Norway – “Mjøstårnet sets new standards for timber constructions. The building is the closest we come to a skyscraper in timber,” says investor and contracting client, Arthur Buchardt. Mjøstårnet, named after its neighbour and Norway’s largest lake, Mjøsa. The record-breaking construction will sit on the edge of the north-eastern tip of the lake in the small […]

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UG2 Awarded Integrated Facilities Management Contract with Cornell University at Cornell Tech

| December 6, 2017

New York – Cornell Tech is the technology-focused campus of Cornell University located in New York City. It is the first campus ever built for the digital age, bringing together academia and industry to create pioneering leaders and informational new research, products, companies and social ventures. Cornell Tech is a research and graduate-level education institution, offering […]

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Valencia Arranges $6.1 Million Loan for Saratoga Hotel

Valencia Arranges $6.1 Million Loan for Saratoga Hotel

| December 5, 2017

  Boston – Valencia Realty Capital recently announced  that it has arranged a $6.1 million acquisition and redevelopment loan for Lark Hotels’ 42-room boutique hotel in downtown Saratoga Springs, NY. Known as the Saratoga Downtowner, the independent flag hotel is located at 413 Broadway in the heart of Saratoga Springs. Lark Hotels plans to renovate […]

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Combined Synagogue Breaks Ground

Combined Synagogue Breaks Ground

| November 29, 2017

Amerst, NY – Finegold Alexander Architects recently announced the groundbreaking of a 300-seat sanctuary that will represent the merger of two conservative congregations, Congregation B’nai Shalom (CBS) and Temple Beth Tzedek (TBT) in Amherst, New York. The sanctuary building will include community, administrative, and support spaces. The new 10,000sf building will be constructed at the current […]

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AKF Announces New Organizational Structure and Firm Leaders

AKF Announces New Organizational Structure and Firm Leaders

| November 15, 2017

New York – AKF has formally launched a new firmwide organizational structure, forming dedicated commercial and campus practices that reflect the marketplace and better meet clients’ complex goals. Rudy Frank, PE, named AKF’s Commercial Environments Leader, brings over 30 years of engineering expertise to clients in the corporate, residential, retail, and hospitality market sectors.     […]

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Shawmut Appoints New Board Member

| November 14, 2017

New York – Shawmut Design and Construction, a leading $1.3 billion national construction management firm, today announced the appointment of Kimberly Bishop to its board of directors. Bishop, a seasoned leader and expert business advisor, will help the company expand its talented team, accelerate nationwide growth, and guide the company in its mission to provide an exceptional construction experience […]

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Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Breaks Ground

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Breaks Ground

| October 30, 2017

Cold Spring Harbor, NY – Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory recently celebrated the startup of its new $75 million Center for Therapeutics Research with a ceremonial groundbreaking attended by New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo. The renovation project, designed by Centerbrook Architects & Planners, completely updates the interior and exterior of Demerec, a mid-century modern laboratory […]

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JCJ to Renovate Prince George CC Hall

| October 10, 2017

Boston – JCJ Architecture has been selected by Prince George’s Community College to undertake the adaptive re-use and expansion of the school’s main academic hub, Marlboro Hall. The project will involve a full renovation of the existing 130,000sf building, first occupied in 1975, as well as the construction of a new, 100,000sf addition. Peter Bachmann, AIA, […]

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HRI Completes $3.5 Million Refresh

HRI Completes $3.5 Million Refresh

| October 3, 2017

Minneapolis, MN –  HRI Properties, LLC (HRIP) has completed a multi-million dollar refresh at DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis. Under the guidance of Dallas-based design firm Studio 11 Design, the $3.5 million transformation of the 229-suite hotel includes guestrooms, the lobby, restaurant, business center and meeting space. The new look captures the energy of downtown Minneapolis […]

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Suffolk Launches Trade Patnership Series

| September 27, 2017

Tampa, FL,  – Suffolk is launching its 2017 Trades Partnership Series which assists certified trade partner firms in fostering long-term relationships and developing their industry skills. A select group of participants will be accepted into the program which will be held in Tampa beginning Friday, November 3. To be eligible for the program, applicant firms […]

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