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Historic Boston and TACC Named to Redevelop Historic Comfort Station in Upham’s Corner

Historic Boston and TACC Named to Redevelop Historic Comfort Station in Upham’s Corner

| June 8, 2015 |

Boston – The City of Boston Department of Neighborhood Development has designated the redevelopment of the historic Upham’s Corner Comfort Station in Dorchester to the partnership of Historic Boston Inc. and The American City Coalition (TACC). Historic Boston Inc. and The American City Coalition are working with Noah Hicks, founder of Dorchester’s Bowdoin Bike School, to repurpose […]

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Lord Jeffery Inn Earns 2015 Mass. Historical Commission Award

Lord Jeffery Inn Earns 2015 Mass. Historical Commission Award

| June 3, 2015 |

NCA Architects Amherst, MA – The Lord Jeffery Inn in Amherst recently earned a 2015 Preservation Award from the Mass. Historical Commission. William Francis Galvin, secretary of the commonwealth of Massachusetts, presented the award to NCA Principal J. Michael Abbott, and NCA Project Manager Jeff Caplin at a ceremony held recently in Boston. In 1926, Architects […]

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Consigli Wins Three Paul E. Tsongas Awards

Consigli Wins Three Paul E. Tsongas Awards

| May 13, 2015 |

Boston – Preservation Massachusetts presented the Paul E. Tsongas Award to three local historic restoration projects completed by Consigli Construction Co., Inc. (Consigli) at a ceremony held at the Fairmont Copley Plaza in Boston on May 6, 2015. The awards, which recognize completed and restored buildings in the Commonwealth that embody, “hard work, investment, vision […]

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Nauset Earns Two Tsongas Historic Preservation Honors

Nauset Earns Two Tsongas Historic Preservation Honors

| May 12, 2015 |

Needham, MA – Preservation Massachusetts recognized two historic restoration projects completed last year by Nauset Construction during its prestigious Annual Paul E. Tsongas Awards Dinner held on May 6. The ceremony paid tribute to a select group of preservation projects located in the commonwealth and the associated project teams that successfully collaborated to revitalize and restore the […]

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Historic Boston Inc. Completes Restoration of Vertullo Building

Historic Boston Inc. Completes Restoration of Vertullo Building

| May 11, 2015 |

Hyde Park, MA – Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Historic Boston Inc., elected officials, and members of the Hyde Park community welcomed three new businesses to the neighborhood following the recent completion of a $1.3 million rehabilitation of the Vertullo Building, which was built in 1868 — the same year that Hyde Park was founded — and is […]

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Marr Workers’ Historical Encounter at the State House

Marr Workers’ Historical Encounter at the State House

| January 21, 2015 |

by Katherine Marr “It was amazing to be part of such a historic event,” said Kevin Wynn, general foreman for Isaac Blair & Co., only days after he had the opportunity to hold in his hands a time capsule that Sam Adams, esquire, governor of the commonwealth, had laid on the ground beneath the cornerstone […]

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Historic Renovation of Coddington Building Complete – Nauset and Wessling Team Up

Historic Renovation of Coddington Building Complete – Nauset and Wessling Team Up

| December 3, 2014 |

Quincy, MA – Nauset Construction has completed interior and exterior renovations to the Coddington Building. The $10.5 million project transformed the former school into first-class office space designed to seamlessly integrate the city of Quincy’s school and IT operations. The project also allowed the city to preserve a landmark listed with the State National Register […]

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AAC Announces Bold Vision for Faneuil Hall Marketplace

AAC Announces Bold Vision for Faneuil Hall Marketplace

| September 11, 2014 |

Boston – One of the top seven visitor attractions in the world, Faneuil Hall Marketplace, will undergo a bold transformation, celebrating its rich history as the country’s original market while promising vitality and an urban oasis for years to come. Ashkenazy Acquisition Corporation (AAC) filed a Master Plan with the City of Boston today that reimagines the experience […]

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STV Provides OPM Services for Historic Buildings

STV Provides OPM Services for Historic Buildings

| September 9, 2014 |

Boston – STV was selected to provide a range of owner’s project management (OPM) services for three historic restoration projects in Massachusetts. STV will oversee the design and construction of the $35 million renovation and expansion of the 1820 courthouse in the town of Plymouth that will serve as the future home of the Plymouth […]

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MacMillin CM for Hancock Meeting House

| April 11, 2014 |

Monahon Architects Hancock, NH – The MacMillin Company, LLC has been officially awarded a construction management contract for renovations to the historic Hancock Meetinghouse in Hancock. The Town of Hancock and the First Congregational Church jointly own the building. Renovations to the 1820 meetinghouse include structural stabilization, slate roof improvements, exterior painting with window repair, […]

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