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Construction Bid Prices Accelerate, Contractors’ Costs Rise Faster

Construction Bid Prices Accelerate, Contractors’ Costs Rise Faster

| November 12, 2018

National – The price of new nonresidential buildings accelerated in October as contractors attempted to recoup fast-rising costs for materials and labor, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of new Labor Department data. Association officials said that trade tensions and labor shortages are contributing to higher construction prices, making it […]

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Kaplan Wins EICA Eagle Award

Kaplan Wins EICA Eagle Award

| November 9, 2018

Brookline, MA – Kaplan Construction announced that the firm’s historical renovation of 9 Williams Street has won an Excellence in Construction Award (EICA) from the Massachusetts Chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC MA).   Kaplan received the Eagle Award in the category of historical restorations/renovations over $1 million. Owned by Madison Park Development Corporation […]

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Ribbon Cutting for Affordable Housing Project

| November 7, 2018

Cambridge, MA  – CTA Construction Managers joined Cambridge Mayor Marc McGovern, elected officials, the Cambridge Housing Authority (CHA) staff and local residents for the CHA’s Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Celebration Weekend October 13 & 14th. The event featured a ribbon cutting ceremony, and marked the completion of phase one of the RAD projects, which is working […]

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NEI Completes Mixed Use Development

NEI Completes Mixed Use Development

| November 7, 2018

Beverly, MA –  NEI General Contractors recently completed the $16.5 million construction on 112 Rantoul Street, a transit-oriented mixed-use development located adjacent to the Beverly Depot commuter rail station in the heart of Downtown Beverly. The project involved the construction of a six-story, 67,000sf podium construction building comprised of 67 residential rental units with a […]

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Callahan  Recognized for Excellence in Construction

Callahan  Recognized for Excellence in Construction

| November 7, 2018

Waltham, MA – Callahan Construction Managers has won an Eagle and Merit Award from The Massachusetts Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors at the 26th annual Excellence in Construction Awards for its outstanding work on Montaje and Meriel Marina Bay, respectively. Callahan  took home the Eagle Award, representing the pinnacle of achievement, for its work […]

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Ground Breaking for Commuter Rail Station

Ground Breaking for Commuter Rail Station

| November 6, 2018

Pawtucket, RI – Groundbreaking ceremonies were held recently for the new Pawtucket-Central Falls Commuter Rail Station and Bus Hub.The new intermodal transit center will allow riders to switch modes easily between commuter rail and RIPTA’s statewide bus network. When complete, the commuter rail stop will join three other stations (Providence, T.F. Green, and Wickford Junction) […]

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ABC MA Announces 2018 EICA Winners

ABC MA Announces 2018 EICA Winners

| November 6, 2018

Waltham, MA – The Massachusetts Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC MA) recently congratulated the 16 member companies that earned Eagle and Merit Awards at the 26th annual Excellence in Construction Awards (EICA), which recognizes overall excellence in project execution, craftsmanship, safety, innovative elements and challenges, and client satisfaction. The diverse group of winners includes: Bald […]

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Reconstruction Begins in Upham’s Corner

| November 5, 2018

Boston – Historic Boston Inc. has begun reconstruction of  Upham’s Corner Comfort Station, on Columbia Road in Dorchester, that will transform the building into Sip ‘&’ Spoke, a café, bike repair shop and meeting place for the neighborhood. The City of Boston Department of Neighborhood Development designated the redevelopment to the partnership of Historic Boston Inc. […]

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ABC Honors Dartmouth College Morton Hall Project

ABC Honors Dartmouth College Morton Hall Project

| November 5, 2018

Bedford, NH – North Branch Construction was recognized at the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) NH/VT Chapter Annual Excellence in Construction Awards ceremony held at the Manchester Country Club in Bedford on Oct. 25. The firm received a Merit Award for the reconstruction of the Morton Hall dormitory on the campus of Dartmouth College in […]

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Maclaurin Joins Chapman Construction/Design

Maclaurin Joins Chapman Construction/Design

| November 2, 2018

Newton, MA – Chapman Construction/Design added Septima Maclaurin to its team as director of business development. She will lead the strategic growth of its healthcare, academic, and life science portfolios. Working with the Chapman team, Mclaurin will help strengthen its relationships in these markets. She has 15 years of business development experience in the A/E/C […]

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