Manchester, NH – Pro Con Inc, of Manchester, was honored with five awards at the “Excellence in Construction 2013” celebration hosted by The Associated Builders and Contractors of New Hampshire and Vermont (ABC NH/VT). The award winning projects included three Massachusetts projects: the Chelsea Residence Inn by Marriott Hotel, Chelsea, Lowell General Hospital Medical Office Building, Chelmsford; and Aviv Centers for Living, Peabody, Mass. The three projects were honored with Design Build and Sustainable Building Awards.
The competitive juried awards program sponsored by ABC NH/VT recognizes the best projects in the region and the important role that architects and contractors have in delivering successful projects.
The Chelsea Residence Inn by Marriott was recognized with a Design Build Excellence Award and a Sustainable Building Award. Pro Con Inc was the architect and construction manager for the five-story hotel, which achieved LEED Gold Certification In August 2013. The 128-key, 98,500sf hotel, which was developed by XSS Hotels, features environmentally friendly design elements such as a white roof, over-sized windows, and low-flow, water-efficient plumbing fixtures and LED lighting.
The Lowell General Hospital Medical Office Building was recognized with a Design Build Merit Award. Pro Con Inc was the architect and construction manager for the three-story, 30,000sf medical office building and the 347 car parking deck that accommodates medical and physician practice space.
Pro Con Inc also provided architectural and construction management services for the two medical offices that relocated to the new building. Orthopaedic Surgical Associates of Lowell occupy the first and second floors and Merrimack Valley Cardiology occupy the third floor.
Aviv Centers for Living was recognized with a Merit Award for Commercial Construction over $10 million and a Sustainable Building Award.
Pro Con Inc was the construction manager for the 124,000sf, $35 million, senior living facility. Koningisor, Luciano & Associates of Framingham, Mass. was the project manager and KDA Architects of Voorhees, N.J. was the project architect. The four-story, state-of-the-art health care center was designed and built to attain LEED Silver. The facility offers skilled nursing for short-term rehabilitation and long term care, assisted living, adult day care, home care and geriatric care management.