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Griffin Electric Providing Services for Providence Development

Emblem 125 / Renderings courtesy of Torti Gallas + Partners

Providence, RI – Wayne J. Griffin Electric, Inc. (Griffin Electric) is currently providing installation work on the new Emblem 125 project on Parcel 28 in Providence. The 256,000sf mixed-use development is expected to be completed in fall of 2022.

The 6-story development will feature 249 residential units, a 2-story atrium lobby, and approximately 20,000sf of ground floor retail space. Residents will have access to an exterior courtyard, indoor/outdoor club room, and second-floor co-working lounge, among other amenities.

Griffin Electric’s on-site services include both electrical and telecommunications work. The Griffin team is responsible for installing new services, lighting, power, and lightning protection throughout the building. Griffin is also wiring systems for fire alarm and emergency generators. Telecom work includes installing both telephone and cable television wiring for each of the apartment units.

Shawmut Design and Construction of Providence is the general contractor for the project, working alongside Torti Gallas + Partners of Washington, D.C., who is serving as the architect. The project team also includes Building Engineering Resources, Inc. of North Easton, Mass. as the electrical engineer.