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AFE Region 8 to Offer Local Certified CPMM Review Class in April

AFE Region 8 to Offer Local Certified CPMM Review Class in April

| March 20, 2017

Boston – AFE Region 8 will hold a face-to-face certified professional maintenance manager (CPMM) review class in our area, offered in conjunction with the AFE Region 8 Trade Show and Workshops. The CPMM review class will take place over three days, on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, April 25, 26, and 27. The class concludes on Thursday […]




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AAS Expands with MassDev Bond

AAS Expands with MassDev Bond

| March 15, 2017

Worcester, MA – MassDevelopment has issued a $17.7 million tax-exempt bond on behalf of the American Antiquarian Society (AAS), a scholarly society and independent research library in Worcester. The AAS is using bond proceeds to expand and upgrade its facilities by buying a property at 4 Regent Street in Worcester for office, meeting, and storage […]




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NECA Announces Updates to Safety Meeting App

| February 27, 2017

Bethesda, MD – The National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) recently announced new updates to the NECA Safety Meeting App that improve its performance and increases functionality for smart devices and tablets. The Safety Meeting App assists NECA contractors in complying with requirements for documenting mandatory safety meetings and other incidents that occur on jobsites. The […]




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Shepley Bulfinch Partners with BSA Space on Exhibition of Cuban Architecture

Shepley Bulfinch Partners with BSA Space on Exhibition of Cuban Architecture

| February 24, 2017

Photo essay documents 560-mile trek across Cuba Boston Shepley Bulfinch, a national architecture firm, recently announced that BSA Space, in partnership with Shepley Bulfinch, will feature Road to Revolution: A 30 Day Journey Across Cuba, an exhibition of photos by Shepley Bulfinch architectural designer, Abby Gordon. Taken over the course of a month-long trip across Cuba, the exhibition provides […]




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SMRT, Red Thread & Structure Tone Present Women’s Networking Breakfast

| February 22, 2017

Andover, MA— A Women’s Breakfast Social for commercial real estate professionals will be held March 14, 2017 at Red Thread’s Boston Worklife Center, 101 Seaport Boulevard, from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m.SMRT Architects and Engineers, Structure Tone and Red Thread are the event sponsors. The Women’s Breakfast Social, founded by Suzanne Abbott of SMRT and Katie Grimes of Red […]




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MA & NH Among Top 5 Lowest Estimated NSA Construction Unemployment Rates

MA & NH Among Top 5 Lowest Estimated NSA Construction Unemployment Rates

| February 2, 2017

Washington, D.C. – December not seasonally adjusted (NSA) construction unemployment rates were down in 26 states and the nation on a year-over-year basis, according to analysis released today by Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC). The rates for two states, Iowa, and Wisconsin, were unchanged from December 2015. The national NSA construction unemployment rate of 7.4 percent […]




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AEC High-Technology Shows to be Re-launched

| January 27, 2017

Portland, ME – Diversified Communications and AEC Science & Technology, LLC (AEC-ST) announced that they have joined forces to re-launch a series of AEC high-technology shows in 2018. AEC-ST’s trademarked brands, including its specialty events: The National BIM Conference; The National High Performance Building Conference; The National Specifiers Conference; and The Federal Design & Construction […]




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Boston Preservation Alliance News

Boston Preservation Alliance News

| January 25, 2017

This past year was busy here at the Alliance! With development booming across Boston, we have engaged in dozens of projects, big and small, and attended nearly 150 meetings in 2016. We would like to share a few highlights with you from last year and then a sneak peek at what we anticipate for 2017. […]




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Industry Leaders Commit To Green Building Stock in the Northeast

Industry Leaders Commit To Green Building Stock in the Northeast

| January 24, 2017

Boston – Approximately 2,500 professionals from every field related to buildings and the codes that govern them will gather at the BuildingEnergy Boston Conference + Trade Show March 7 to 9 to share best practices and provide an actionable model for climate change mitigation. This year’s program, which features more than 60 sessions and workshops and 100 exhibitors, […]




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Panels and Speakers Announced for ‘Women Who Build’ Summit

Panels and Speakers Announced for ‘Women Who Build’ Summit

| January 17, 2017

Hartford, CT – The Construction Institute of the University of Hartford recently announced panels and keynote speakers for the 2017 “Women Who Build Leadership and Networking” Summit, a premier event for architects, engineers, contractors, subcontractors, owners/operators (AECO), lawyers, accountants, and other professionals in the industry. The event is being held Wednesday, February 22 at the […]




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