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Margulies Perruzzi Revitalizes Framingham Office Building

Margulies Perruzzi Revitalizes Framingham Office Building

| May 8, 2018

Framingham, MA – Margulies Perruzzi Architects (MPA) recently announced that it has completed the design and renovation of 100 Crossing Blvd. in Framingham for National Development of Newton. MPA was engaged to provide space planning and interior design services to reposition the 100,000sf office building to meet the demands of today’s office tenants. Cranshaw Construction served as construction manager for the project, and […]

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Advocacy Update: EPA Finds No Changes Are Needed for Renovation of Homes with Lead-Based Paint

| April 30, 2018

By Ben Gann, NLBMDA Vice President of Legislative and Political Affairs The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has published its review of the Lead: Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) rule as required under Section 610 of the Regulatory Flexibility Act (RFA). The report was required to address whether provisions should be modified or rescinded to minimize […]

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Kaplan Completes 9th Reno Project at Northeastern

Kaplan Completes 9th Reno Project at Northeastern

| April 27, 2018

Boston – Kaplan Construction recently announced that it has completed renovations at Northeastern University. This marks its ninth project for the University. Kaplan reconfigured the Office of Student Orientation and Frost Lounge at Ell Hall on the school’s Boston campus. The 2,000sf renovation, designed by Boston-based Dyer Brown, was commissioned to increase the lounge’s existing footprint and […]

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Customized HVAC System Protects National Treasures

Customized HVAC System Protects National Treasures

| April 24, 2018

Worcester, MA – In 2013, the American Antiquarian Society (AAS) was presented with the National Humanities Medal by President Barack Obama, for “safeguarding the American story.” Both a learned society and national resource library, the AAS houses the largest collection of materials pertaining to American history and culture predating the 20th century. It serves educators, researchers, […]

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MassHousing Finances 180 Units

MassHousing Finances 180 Units

| April 18, 2018

Lawrence, MA – MassHousing has closed on a total of $28.8 million in financing to Reed Realty Advisors LLC for the creation of a new, 180-unit affordable housing community. A section of the former Pacific Mills cotton complex will be transformed into new mixed-income housing for households with a range of incomes, including 40 workforce housing units […]

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Dimock Center Reno Completed

Dimock Center Reno Completed

| April 18, 2018

Roxbury, MA – Timberline Construction recently announced the project completion of the 18,730sf renovation project for the Dr. Lucy Sewall for Acute Treatment Services Building at The Dimock Center. This 14-month project restored the building’s aging detoxification facility and will strengthen its comprehensive substance use disorder treatment services. Timberline served as the construction management firm and […]

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DAI Completes IAPP Reno

DAI Completes IAPP Reno

| April 16, 2018

Portsmouth, NH – DeStefano & Associates, Inc. (DAI) recently completed a 25,000sf interior renovation for International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). The project scope included first floor and mezzanine office space, break room, renovated restrooms, conference rooms, and interior lobby structures. The project team included DAI project manager Robert (Butch) Ricci; Mark Gianniny AIA, lead […]

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Griffin Provides Installation for Peabody Essex Museum

Griffin Provides Installation for Peabody Essex Museum

| April 13, 2018

Salem, MA – Wayne J. Griffin Electric, Inc. is currently providing the electrical installation work for the Peabody Essex Museum expansion and enabling projects. General contractor Turner Construction Company of Boston is overseeing the project, working directly with ENNEAD Architects, LLP of New York, N.Y., and electrical engineering firm Altieri Sebor Wieber LLC of Norwalk, […]

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50 Staniford Street Expansion Begins

50 Staniford Street Expansion Begins

| April 12, 2018

Boston – Lee Kennedy Co., Inc. (LKCo.) recently began construction for the 34,270sf renovation, as well as the 19,500sf addition, at 50, 60, and 62 Staniford Street in Boston’s West End neighborhood. Construction is expected to be complete in February 2019. The 50 Staniford Street projects represent a continuation of LKCo.’s relationship with the architect, Margulies Perruzzi […]

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