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Cogswell Sprinkler Works on Hotel Project

Cogswell Sprinkler Works on Hotel Project

| September 5, 2018

Boston – Cogswell Sprinkler Co., Inc. is currently working towards completion of the fire protection installation for a new hotel, Hyatt Centric Boston, located at the Congress Square development in the Financial District. The project incorporates an existing 12-story, 53,072sf building at 68 Devonshire Street with a new 13-story horizontal addition on the adjacent vacant […]

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PROCON Starts Work on Residence Inn by Marriott

PROCON Starts Work on Residence Inn by Marriott

| August 30, 2018

Natick, MA – Construction is underway on a five-story, 98,940sf Residence Inn by Marriott in Natick. Design-build firm PROCON of Manchester, N.H., is the architect and construction manager. National Development of Newton, Mass., and XSS Hotels of Manchester, N.H., partnered on the hotel.  The future Residence Inn is part of the Avenu, a premier 62+ Active Adult […]

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SCI Completes New Bedford Harbor Hotel

SCI Completes New Bedford Harbor Hotel

| August 23, 2018

New Bedford, MA – South Coast Improvement Company (SCI), a design-build general contractor, recently completed construction on a project to convert a vacant building on Union Street in New Bedford into the luxury 68-room New Bedford Harbor Hotel, located at 222 Union Street. The Columbus Group, a Boston-based private investment firm, developed this $10 million […]

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Opening of Mission BBQ Restaurant

Opening of Mission BBQ Restaurant

| August 17, 2018

Southington, CT – Tony Valenti and Ralph Calabrese of the R. Calabrese Agency, LLC recently announced the opening of a Mission BBQ restaurant located at 785 Queen Street, Southington. The long-term lease will accommodate this company owned 3,600sf  restaurant. Mission BBQ first opened its doors September 11, 2001, and the Southington location is MISSION BBQ’s […]

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Two Newton Restaurants Add Energy Efficiency

| August 16, 2018

 Newton, MA –  Cabot’s Ice Cream & Restaurant and Blue Ribbon BBQ recently worked closely with Eversource to implement energy-efficient upgrades and lower their energy costs. The Mass Save small business program begins with a free, no-obligation energy assessment conducted by an Eversource-authorized contractor. Business owners then receive a comprehensive proposal of all possible energy efficiency opportunities, […]

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Dyer Brown Completes Evviva Cucina

Dyer Brown Completes Evviva Cucina

| July 30, 2018

Marlborough, MA – Dyer Brown Architects recently completed work at Evviva Cucina’s third location, in Marlborough. The interior includes original artwork, brick veneer, wood-grain tables, stucco-look paint detail and other rustic odes to old-world Italy. The family-owned restaurant was designed for community and togetherness as well as modest privacy in architectural “vignette spaces” defined by […]

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Mohegan Sun Phase 2 Expansion Complete

Mohegan Sun Phase 2 Expansion Complete

| July 27, 2018

Uncasville, CT – The second phase of a major expansion to Mohegan Sun, the Earth Expo & Convention Center, recently opened for business. When Mohegan Sun embarked on the multiphased expansion to its Uncasville resort and casino campus, it engaged A/Z Corporation to manage the $210 million program.       The first phase encompassed the […]

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Studio Allston Opens on Soldiers Field Road 

Studio Allston Opens on Soldiers Field Road 

| July 26, 2018

Boston – The Davis Companies joined with Spot On Ventures (led by hotelier and businessman Robin Brown) and Highgate, a manager of hospitality assets, to reimagine the 1960s vintage building located at 1234 Soldiers Field Road with insight and vision. Recently opened, Studio Allston is a 117-room hotel that embodies a spirit of adventure and creativity, […]

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Boston Marriott Cambridge Fitness Center Completed

Boston Marriott Cambridge Fitness Center Completed

| July 25, 2018

Cambridge, MA – S3 Design recently announced the completion of the Boston Marriott Cambridge Fitness Center at 50 Broadway in Cambridge. In an effort to increase use and motivation for the fitness-minded traveler, the firm combined the existing small exercise room with the existing pool located on the fourth floor. By filling in the pool, […]

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Boston Hotel Gets New Facade

Boston Hotel Gets New Facade

| July 25, 2018

Boston – This spring, a 12-story, 163-room boutique hotel in downtown Boston got a new face by combining contemporary materials with historic details. With one-third of the building being an addition, the new façade became critical in creating an identity for the new hotel and restaurant, while blending with the existing historic building on Devonshire […]

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