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Brandeis Celebrates Topping Off of New Residence Hall

Brandeis Celebrates Topping Off of New Residence Hall

| October 16, 2017

Boston– BOND, a civil, utility and energy construction firm, celebrated the topping off of Brandeis University’s new residence hall. The ceremony marked the last steel beam raised on the new building, designed by William Rawn Associates. It was attended by the Brandeis University community, the project team and design partners. BOND is providing preconstruction and […]

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An Interview with Michael Carr of Touchplan, Part 3

An Interview with Michael Carr of Touchplan, Part 3

| October 12, 2017

The following interview with Michael Carr, president at Touchplan (a division MOCA Systems), is being published in High-Profile Monthly in four installments. Below is the third installment.   Scroll down to find links to the first two installments of this interview.   HP:  What are you most proud of in your career to date? MC:  The […]

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BPDA Board Approves Seven Development Projects

| September 18, 2017

Boston – The Boston Planning & Development Agency (BPDA) Board of Directors approved seven development projects at the September board meeting. The projects will generate 181 residential units with 30 affordable units, and represent an estimated $51.5 million in investments and 221,600sf of space.. The approvals included: . Notice of Project Change (NPC) for the […]

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UMass Boston Tops Off First On-Campus Residence Hall

UMass Boston Tops Off First On-Campus Residence Hall

| August 10, 2017

Boston – Shawmut Design and Construction recently joined University of Massachusetts Boston, Capstone Development Partners, and Elkus Manfredi Architects for the topping-off ceremony of the university’s first on-campus residential facility. Set to open in the fall of 2018, the 260,000sf private-public project will consist of two buildings, ranging from seven to 12 stories, and will achieve a long-held goal […]

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Group One Partners Recognized for Design Excellence

Group One Partners Recognized for Design Excellence

| July 17, 2017

Boston – Group One Partners, Inc. was honored recently with the Design Excellence award at the 2017 Marriott Connect conference in Los Angeles. The award recognizes the firm for its commitment to its partnership with the hotel brand and for providing excellent hospitality design by its architectural and interior design teams. On hand to accept the award […]

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Mayor Walsh Announces Steps to Ensure Future Development is Broadband Ready

Mayor Walsh Announces Steps to Ensure Future Development is Broadband Ready

| May 31, 2017

Boston – Mayor Martin J. Walsh recently  announced that the Boston Planning & Development Agency (BPDA) and the City of Boston’s Department of Innovation and Technology (DoIT) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with WiredScore that will ensure that future residential and commercial developments strive to serve the broadband needs of Boston’s residents and […]

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JM Electrical Completes Control System Project at Lovejoy Wharf

JM Electrical Completes Control System Project at Lovejoy Wharf

| May 23, 2017

Lynnfield, MA – JM Electrical Company, Inc. has completed project operations at Lovejoy Wharf, a 15-story, 157-residence luxury condominium building at Bulfinch Triangle in Boston. A complete building automation system was installed to control the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning serving the core of the building, as was individual standalone temperature control in each of the residences, which […]

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Adams Joins Grand Coast Capital as Managing Director

Adams Joins Grand Coast Capital as Managing Director

| May 8, 2017

Boston, MA – – Grand Coast Capital Group, a Boston-based real estate investment and private lending firm, recently announced that David Adams has joined the team as Managing Director. In this new role, Adams is responsible for leading the firm’s business development, investor relations and sourcing of co-investment opportunities.   “David’s broad-based experience with institutional funding and […]

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BSA Launches Website to Design Events in Greater Boston

BSA Launches Website to Design Events in Greater Boston

| April 11, 2017

Boston – The BSA recently launched the Boston Architecture Diary, a new online guide for all events related to architecture and design that celebrate Boston’s architectural heritage and introduce cutting-edge thinking about the built and natural environment. The diary will list the rich array of lectures, exhibitions, tours, and conferences – many of them free, and all […]

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