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First Phase of TMCO Renovations Complete

First Phase of TMCO Renovations Complete

| July 18, 2018

Boston – Finegold Alexander recently announced it has completed the first phase of the renovations to The First Church of Christ, Scientist, on Mass. Ave. in Boston. The project involved the interior repair and restoration of The Mother Church Original (TMCO) as well as the complete overhaul of the adjacent plaza and reflecting pool designed […]

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J&M Brown Provides Electrical for Theater Restoration

J&M Brown Provides Electrical for Theater Restoration

| June 15, 2018

Boston – Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG) recently opened the newly refurbished and restored Emerson Colonial Theatre to the public for the first preview performance of the world premiere pre-Broadway engagement of Moulin Rouge! The Musical on June 27. NECA Boston Chapter member J&M Brown Company has provided the historic Colonial Theatre’s elaborate and highly detailed electrical and lighting renovations. Through […]

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Kaplan Renovating St. Paul’s Church

Kaplan Renovating St. Paul’s Church

| June 13, 2018

Brookline, MA – Kaplan Construction recently announced it is renovating St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, founded in 1849. Serving as construction manager, Kaplan will oversee interior and exterior renovations to the existing church, including reconstructing the children’s education space to accommodate additional Sunday school and youth programming. Designed by the architectural team of studioMLA of Brookline and David […]

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Abbot Rebuilds Brick Of Historic South End Building

Abbot Rebuilds Brick Of Historic South End Building

| June 6, 2018

Boston – Abbot recently rebuilt a large portion of a double wythe brick wall at the rear of a 4-story commercial building at 35 Wareham Street in Boston’s historic South End District. CBI Consulting Inc. formulated plans for demolition of both the interior and exterior walls, and subsequent repair. A major concern was that the […]

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Bomes Theater To Be Renovated

Bomes Theater To Be Renovated

| May 21, 2018

Providence, RI – The Bomes Theatre is being taken over by Fernando J. Tavares, owner of Tavares LLC, a local general contractor, the city recently announced. The theater, located at 1017 Broad St., was built in 1921 as a theater and portions of it later were converted to retail use, including as a furniture store […]

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Design Team Selected for Old Village Cemetery Renovation

Design Team Selected for Old Village Cemetery Renovation

| May 18, 2018

Dedham, MA – The Dedham Village Preservation Association and the town of Dedham have selected Halvorson Design Partnership of Boston to develop a three-year improvement master plan for the historic Old Village Cemetery. The Halvorson design team, led by Ricardo Austrich, ASLA, will provide a road map for phased renovations and improvements at the 382-year-old […]

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Jewett Completes Historic Restoration in Salem

Jewett Completes Historic Restoration in Salem

| May 10, 2018

Salem, MA – Jewett Construction of Raymond, N.H., has completed the 24,000sf restoration and three-story addition to the property at 90 Washington St. in Salem. The project involved the transformation and repair of a historic building into a new and modern space. The building design was a creation of Mark Meche of Winter Street Architects […]

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S/P+A to Design Auditorium Renovations

S/P+A to Design Auditorium Renovations

| May 4, 2018

Bridgeport, CT – Silver / Petrucelli + Associates (S/P+A) was recently selected by the Klein Memorial Auditorium Foundation, Inc. to design renovations and additions to the downtown performing arts center on Fairfield Avenue. OWI Contractors is construction manager on the project. Planned interior and exterior renovations will bring the 1940s Art Deco building up to […]

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Renovation and Modernization Underway at Stoughton Public Library 

Renovation and Modernization Underway at Stoughton Public Library 

| January 25, 2018

Stoughton, MA – Construction is underway at the Stoughton Public Library in Stoughton. The project will expand and renovate the current structure of 22,000sf to approximately 31,000sf, bringing thoughtful program-driven spaces that are flexible, comfortable, and welcoming to more effectively meet the demands of a growing population. The existing 1969 library was well designed for […]

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City of Portsmouth Approves Historic Renovation for 82 Court St.

| January 9, 2018

Portsmouth, NH – DeStefano Architects (D|A) received unanimous approval from the City of Portsmouth Historic District Commission for a historic exterior remodel and window replacement project at 82 Court Street, a landmark property in downtown Portsmouth.  The plan to remove and replace seven windows was presented in detail to the Commissioners by Joe Almeida, Commercial […]

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