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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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Seventy-Three Percent of Construction Firms Plan to Expand Headcount in 2017

| January 10, 2017

National  – Seventy-three percent of construction firms plan to expand their payrolls in 2017 as contractors expect private and public sector demand to grow in all market segments, according to survey results released today by the Associated General Contractors of America and Sage Construction and Real Estate. Despite the general optimism outlined in Expecting a […]


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Northeast Chapter of FCSI Donates $15K

Northeast Chapter of FCSI Donates $15K

| December 22, 2016

Rockland, MA – The Northeast chapter of Foodservice Consultants Society International (FCSI) celebrated their 13th annual Holiday Social, donating $15,000 to the Massachusetts non-profit, Community Servings. Held at Davio’s in downtown Boston, the sold-out event was attended by more than 100 industry colleagues and guests from the Northeast area and beyond. Community Servings’ Executive Chef, Kevin […]


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JC&A Celebrates 20 Years

JC&A Celebrates 20 Years

| December 12, 2016

Quincy, MA – In 1996, Jay Calnan cashed in his 401K to quietly launch J. Calnan & Associates. He helped build the organization from the ground up while never losing sight of who he is and the importance of always giving back. The past 20 years has seen some of the most successful projects in […]


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Greenbuild, USGBC, ABX, and BSA/AIA Announce Co-Location for 2017 in Boston

| November 17, 2016

Boston  – Recently, Informa Exhibitions, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), and the Boston Society of Architects/AIA (BSA) announced Greenbuild and ArchitectureBoston Expo (ABX) will be co-located for 2017. The events will take place the week of November 6-10 and both will be held at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (BCEC) in Boston, creating […]


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Carole Wedge to Chair the AIA Large Firm Round Table

Carole Wedge to Chair the AIA Large Firm Round Table

| November 3, 2016

Boston – Carole C. Wedge, FAIA, LEED AP, president of Shepley Bulfinch, has been selected to chair the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Large Firm Round Table (LFRT). Her term as chair commenced on October 15 at the AIA LFRT Fall 2016 meeting in Cuba. The LFRT mission is to further the special and unique interests of […]


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