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Precast Boosts Healthcare Designs

Precast Boosts Healthcare Designs

| May 18, 2018

need dateline – Healthcare facilities represent a growing market, as the population ages and approaches to healthcare diverge to focus on different types of care. Precast concrete components assist to meet the wide range of needs, including creating flexible and durable spaces, fast construction, maximizing energy efficiency, and offering aesthetic versatility.   Bridgeport Hospital-Yale Park […]

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Construction Employers Add Jobs, Earnings

| May 4, 2018

Arlington, VA – Construction employment increased by 17,000 jobs in April and by 257,000 jobs over the past year, while firms boosted pay to help recruit new workers, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials noted that the increases in pay appear to be attracting […]

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CT ABC’S 7th Annual Construction Career Day Event

CT ABC’S 7th Annual Construction Career Day Event

| April 24, 2018

Rocky Hill, CT – On May 2 and 3, CT ABC (Connecticut Associated Builders and Contractors) hosted its Seventh Annual Construction Pro Rodeo, which featured a construction career expo with approximately 1,200 high school juniors and seniors in attendance. The construction industry came together to present this two-day event as a way to promote workforce […]

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Jewett Promotes LeBlanc

Jewett Promotes LeBlanc

| April 13, 2018

Raymond, NH – Jewett Construction Company recently announced the promotion of Alain LeBlanc, LEED AP, to senior project manager. The promotion follows LeBlanc’s successful management of several high-profile construction projects over the past year for the company. In his new role, LeBlanc will help build company processes, implement advanced technologies, and mentor junior and assistant […]

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Kellogg Named Director of PD at OR&L

Kellogg Named Director of PD at OR&L

| April 6, 2018

Branford, CT – Marcia Kellogg was recently named director of project development at OR&L Construction. In her new position, she will work with the director of preconstruction to achieve business development goals, assist the director of preconstruction in assembling, contracting, and managing a team of design professionals during the preconstruction phase of design-build projects, as well as […]

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Residential Communities Get Financing

Residential Communities Get Financing

| April 5, 2018

Boston – MassHousing recently closed on a total of $49.3 million in affordable housing financing to affiliates of Preservation of Affordable Housing (POAH) and the Madison Park Development Corporation to support the ongoing first phase of the Whittier Choice Neighborhoods Initiative. The financing will advance the phased demolition and redevelopment of the Boston Housing Authority’s 200-unit Whittier […]

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Construction Employment Increases

| April 5, 2018

Arlington, VA – Construction employment increased in 257 out of 358 metro areas between February 2017 and February 2018, declined in 50 and stagnated in 51, according to an analysis of federal employment data recently released by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials said that the employment gains are occurring as construction firms […]

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Construction Management Firm Promotes Five

Construction Management Firm Promotes Five

| March 28, 2018

North Reading, MA – Columbia Construction Company, a construction management firm in New England, recently announced the promotion of five employees. Ian Manferdini, LEED AP, has been promoted to senior project manager. He has successfully managed multiple phases of Wayfair’s office relocation at Copley Place that spans multiple floors and towers. Matt Arsenault has been […]

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Arlington’s Hardy Elementary to Expand

Arlington’s Hardy Elementary to Expand

| March 28, 2018

Boston – Finegold Alexander Architects and the town of Arlington recently announced the start of construction of a new three-story, six-classroom addition to the existing Hardy Elementary School building in Arlington, designed by Finegold Alexander Architects. The project is the next in a series of school building projects for the town. The project team, including […]

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High-End Townhome Community Completed

High-End Townhome Community Completed

| March 26, 2018

Milford, NH – Red Oak Apartment Homes, LLC recently announced the completion of their 16-unit luxury townhome community in Milford. The Ridge at Eastern Trails Townhomes project concludes another phase of their construction rental housing venture, The Ridge at Eastern Trails. The final phase of The Ridge at Eastern Trails project will be a third apartment […]

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