Groundbreaking for Thames Edge
Constructed by KBE – Designed by Amenta/Emma
Groton, CT – Seniors now have more housing options in the Groton-New London area, thanks to a new facility being built by Building Corporation (KBE). The groundbreaking ceremony for Thames Edge Senior Living Community at Fairview took place in September.
Phase One construction of the new $13 million residential project includes 23 new independent-living homes, a new 3,753sf recreation building with a seasonal pool, a small village green, and a main entrance and roadway off of Military Highway.
Designed by Amenta/Emma Architects P.C., of Hartford, this additional housing component at Fairview is being developed to provide seniors with the ability to continue to live in the beautiful greater Groton-New London community in an independent capacity while, enjoying the benefits of community living and a guaranteed continuum of five star care throughout their lives.
Partcipitating in the groundbreaking ceremony were KBE Building Corporation Principal Simon Etzel; Stategic Building Solutions Project Manager Michael Bouwman; DiCesare Bentley Principal Clint Brown; Fairview CEO & Administrator James Rosenman; Amenta Emma Architects Principal Robert Emma, and KBE Building Corporation Preconstruction Manager Nigel Light
The $13 million project is being constructed by KBE Building Corporation of Farmington.