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WCAC Launches Head Start Program

WCAC Launches Head Start Program

| December 6, 2018

Webster, MA – MassDevelopment has issued a $1 million loan to the Worcester Community Action Council, Inc. (WCAC), an agency that offers a wide range of education, employment, and social service programs throughout 45 communities in central Massachusetts. After an exhaustive site search, WCAC recently signed a 25-year lease with the town of Webster to […]

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MassHousing Gives Property Management Award

MassHousing Gives Property Management Award

| December 6, 2018

Boston – MassHousing, the independent agency responsible for providing financing for affordable housing in Massachusetts, has recognized WinnCompanies as the state’s leading partner for minority and women-owned businesses (M/WBE) for the 17th time. WinnCompanies received the Property Management Award of Excellence for awarding the highest value of contracts for goods, services and supplies to both […]

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Brett Sherman Joins Stantec

Brett Sherman Joins Stantec

| December 6, 2018

New York – Brett Sherman has joined Stantec as a principal based in its New York City office. In this role, he will focus on expanding the group’s footprint in existing markets — splitting his time between New York and Boston — and developing into new geographies and market sectors.  Sherman joins Stantec with more […]

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SLAM Designs Science Complex at Providence College

SLAM Designs Science Complex at Providence College

| December 5, 2018

Providence, RI –The S/L/A/M Collaborative (SLAM) recently completed the programming, planning, and design of a new 36,000sf science complex addition connected to the existing 70,000sf Albertus Magnus Hall at Providence College. In addition to full architectural services, SLAM provided preconstruction estimating, structural engineering, and landscape architecture services. Construction of the addition project is being provided […]

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Siemens Completes Walpole Expansion

Siemens Completes Walpole Expansion

| December 5, 2018

Walpole, MA – Siemens Healthineers, a company that provides more than 10 billion laboratory diagnostic tests globally each year, has largely completed the expansion of its Walpole manufacturing operation. This milestone means additional, high-tech jobs will soon be available.   The Walpole facility is a flagship Siemens Healthineers manufacturing and R&D facility for laboratory diagnostics […]

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U.S. LBM Holdings Aquires Deering Lumber

| December 5, 2018

Biddefdord, ME – U.S. LBM Holdings, LLC, a distributor of specialty building materials in the United States, has acquired Maine’s Deering Lumber. With this acquisition, U.S. LBM now has five locations throughout Maine. Founded in 1866, Deering Lumber operates three locations in Maine, serving custom home builders and remodelers across southern and coastal Maine and along the […]

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WinnCompanies and NEI Honored

WinnCompanies and NEI Honored

| December 5, 2018

Boston – MassHousing has recognized the efforts of WinnCompanies and NEI General Contracting for their utilization of Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs) in fiscal year 2018 that created economic opportunities for hundreds of working families across Massachusetts. WinnCompanies, based in Boston, received the Property Management Award of Excellence for the highest contract award achievement […]

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Design Company Furnishes Ver-Tex Offices

Design Company Furnishes Ver-Tex Offices

| December 5, 2018

Canton, MA – Office Gallery International, a Norwood-based provider of office furniture and design services for the business community, recently announced that it had been selected by Ver-Tex Construction of Canton to design and furnish its brand new expanded office space earlier this year. Ver-Tex, a company specializing in design and installation of window treatments and […]

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Historic Spaces Reimagined by Massachusetts Designer

Historic Spaces Reimagined by Massachusetts Designer

| December 4, 2018

National – The Architectural Team (TAT), best known for innovative new architecture and creative adaptations of historic buildings around the country, has been expanding its interior design portfolio with inspired, distinctive solutions for a range of clients. New projects include the downtown, 42,800sf collaborative workplace for business incubator NextCorps, built inside the converted former department store, Sibley Square […]

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JCJ Architecture Announces Supportive Housing Project

JCJ Architecture Announces Supportive Housing Project

| December 4, 2018

New York – JCJ Architecture announced the firm will design a housing facility for Barrier Free Living (BFL), a community nonprofit in New York City that provides support services for survivors of domestic violence with disabilities. Once completed, the facility will feature 74 apartments, a rear garden, an elevated outdoor recreation area, and community support spaces. […]

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