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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 6500sf 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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Lauren Liss Speaks to MassEcon

| May 14, 2018

Westborough, MA – Lauren A. Liss, President and CEO of MassDevelopment, told MassEcon members recently that MassDevelopment, a quasi-public agency nearly 20 years old, has taken on new responsibilities in recent years. The agency is taking on more responsibilities including managing the working piers in Fall River and New Bedford, in addition to the Gloucester pier […]

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ACEC/MA Announces Award Winners

ACEC/MA Announces Award Winners

| May 3, 2018

Falmouth, MA – The American Council of Engineering Companies of Massachusetts (ACEC/MA) has named Tata & Howard, Inc. as a winner of a 2018 Silver Engineering Excellence Awards for engineering services on the Long Pond Water Treatment Plant in Falmouth. Tata & Howard, Inc., with offices in Marlborough and Lakeville, was retained by the Town of […]

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Campaign to Transform Doyle Playground

Campaign to Transform Doyle Playground

| May 3, 2018

Boston – MassDevelopment and the Southwest Boston Community Development Corporation (SWBCDC), a nonprofit that works in Boston’s Hyde Park neighborhood, announced a new Commonwealth Places campaign, a collaborative initiative from MassDevelopment and the civic crowdfunding platform Patronicity. The SWBCDC’s campaign will help transform the underused former Doyle Playground into a new neighborhood park that will provide space […]

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Tyngsborough Launches Commonwealth Places Campaign

Tyngsborough Launches Commonwealth Places Campaign

| April 25, 2018

  Tyngsborough, MA – MassDevelopment and the civic crowdfunding platform Patronicity recently launched a new Commonwealth Places campaign with the town of Tyngsborough for a walking trail and community gathering space. If the campaign reaches its crowdfunding goal of $12,500 by June 1 at midnight, the project will win a matching grant with funds from […]

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CRJA-IBI Group Honored for North Bank Bridge Park Project

CRJA-IBI Group Honored for North Bank Bridge Park Project

| April 23, 2018

Boston – CRJA-IBI Group has received the World Architecture News 2017 Landscape Award for its landscape architectural design of North Bank Bridge Park in Boston, Charlestown, and Cambridge. The project received top honors in the landscape category for reclaiming the post-industrial riverfront area in the vicinity of Boston’s Zakim Bridge and transforming it into a vibrant public park. CRJA-IBI Group […]

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North Quincy Parking Garage to Be Publicly Bid

| April 19, 2018

Quincy, MA  – The Attorney General’s office has ruled that the MBTA violated the law by failing to publicly bid construction of a new parking garage at the North Quincy MBTA station. The ruling, which requires the construction of the garage to be put out to bid, was issued in response to a bid protest […]

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Dacon Constructs Sports Center

Dacon Constructs Sports Center

| April 12, 2018

Wellesley, MA – In early 2015, the town of Wellesley issued an RFP for a new multipurpose sports center at 900 Worcester Street. Dacon was awarded the design-build project in its entirety to complete engineering and construct the building. The town selected the proposal from ESG Associates, led by Brian DeVellis. The team also included civil […]

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A Knoxville Utilities Lobby Comes To Life With A Fresh Redisign

A Knoxville Utilities Lobby Comes To Life With A Fresh Redisign

| February 12, 2018

Knoxville, TN – Studio Four Design, a Knoxville-based architecture and design firm, helped bring to life a new customer-focused, interactive lobby area for Newport Utilities, in Newport, Tennessee. The lobby was redesigned to put a spotlight on the Newport Utilities’ new offering of premise fiber optic cable broadband services. Previously, the lobby reflected a traditional utilities business, […]

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Construction Manager Selected For New Scarborough Public Safety Building

Construction Manager Selected For New Scarborough Public Safety Building

| February 8, 2018

Scarborough, ME – Landry/French Construction has been selected as Construction Manager for the new $17 million public safety building in Scarborough. Construction is anticipated to begin in July 2018 with estimated completion in December 2019. Designed by Context Architecture of Boston, the 53,000-square-foot combined police and fire station building will accommodate current public safety needs and […]

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