by Myles R. Brown, AIA A new model community for aging in place, designed by Amenta Emma, perches on a bluff overlooking the Thames River in Groton, Conn. Thames Edge at Fairview, consists of 40 homes owned and managed by the Odd Fellows Home, which has provided care since 1892. The concept provides able-bodied seniors […]
Southington, CT…Tony Valenti and Ralph Calabrese of the R. Calabrese Agency, LLC recently sold 3.00 +/ – acres of vacant commercial property, located on the West Street (Route 229) corridor, to AVA Development, LLC. Construction will begin on a Courtyard by Marriott Hotel, with groundbreaking scheduled for the spring of 2017.
Hartford, CT – Debra Seay, Project Manager at Amenta Emma Architects, recently earned her WELL AP credential. This new certification denotes expertise in the WELL Building Standard and a commitment to advancing human health and wellness in buildings and communities.
submitted by Peter Davey PROTECT: Glass in windows and doors remains extremely vulnerable to forced entry. Safety and security film is a low-profile, high-performance measure of protection that helps strengthen windows and mitigate potential injuries and damages caused by terrorists, vandals, violent weather and blasts. A strong security film deters break and entry and […]
Bloomfield, CT – In recognition of the growth and success of the organization, BVH Integrated Services, P.C., announced the creation of an Associate Principal level of ownership at the company, and the promotion of eight staff members to this new designation, as follows: ‒ Alan R. Aldag, P.E., Project Manager ‒ James L. Fox, P.E., […]
Lynnfield, MA – JM Electrical Company, Inc., a leader in advanced automated building system installations, has completed project operations at the Ashburnham Westminster Regional School District, located in North Worcester County, approximately 50 miles northwest of Boston. The system was done under a performance contract with New England Trane. JM Electrical installed the power and controls […]
Providence, RI – Ali Otterbein joined Vision 3 Architects just over 2 years ago after earning a Master of Architecture from Savannah College of Art & Design, graduating magna cum laude. While serving clients successfully on healthcare projects both from a technical and design standpoint, she has recently been promoted to Job Captain now working […]
Brighton, MA – On March 2, Bowdoin participated in “Builders’ Day at Cradles to Crayons” in Brighton, where several organizations from engineering, architecture, and construction firms came together for networking and volunteering. Ten employees from Bowdoin Construction helped sort, size, and package goods to be placed in KidPacks for the children Cradles to Crayons serves. […]
Boston – Marr Scaffolding Company has announced that Patrick Marr has joined the Scaffold sales team representing the Boston-South Territory. For the past five years he has worked on Marr Scaffolding’s installation and dismantling crew and has acquired extensive knowledge of all Marr Scaffolds’ product lines. A member of the sixth generation of the Marr family […]
Hartford, CT – Quisenberry Arcari Architects was one of six Connecticut architecture firms that recently participated in the Neighborhood Housing Services of Waterbury’s (NHSW) 1st Annual Home Matters design competition, which challenged designers, architects, and artists to design and build dollhouses to be auctioned off at its dinner and benefit that took place at La Bella […]