Tag: education

Renovation at Platt High Complete

Renovation at Platt High Complete

| January 11, 2018

Meriden, CT – O&G Industries recently completed the four-year addition and renovation project at Meriden’s Orville H. Platt High School. The addition and renovate-as-new project kicked off in October of 2013 with the four-year, four-phase project turned over to school officials in the fall of 2017. Although the project started three months later than planned, […]

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Campus Crossroads Expands on Legacy of Notre Dame Stadium

Campus Crossroads Expands on Legacy of Notre Dame Stadium

| December 13, 2017

South Bend, IN – Four years in the making, the University of Notre Dame (UND) has completed its largest construction project in the school’s 175-year history. The Campus Crossroads project, which opened in fall 2017, is made up of three adjacent buildings anchored to the south, east, and west sides of the Notre Dame Stadium: […]

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University of Arkansas Stadium Drive Residence Halls Underway

University of Arkansas Stadium Drive Residence Halls Underway

| December 7, 2017

National – The Stadium Drive Residence Halls, a 202,027-square-foot, 708-bed facility at the University of Arkansas, is the nation’s first large-scale mass timber residence hall project and living learning setting. A design collaborative led by Leers Weinzapfel Associates (Boston), Modus Studio (Fayetteville, AR), Mackey Mitchell Architects (St. Louis), and OLIN (Philadelphia), created the project, now […]

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Windover Strengthens Position in Higher Ed Market

| October 30, 2017

Beverly, Ma Windover Construction, an award-winning construction management firm building spaces that create positive and memorable experiences, is undergoing rapid growth in the higher education sector, doubling its portfolio in the past year. Higher education projects now make up 50 percent of Windover’s annual revenue compared to 5 to 10 percent a year ago. “We are […]

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Griffin Wires New UVM Residence and Dining Facility

Griffin Wires New UVM Residence and Dining Facility

| October 16, 2017

Burlington, VT – Wayne J. Griffin Electric, Inc., an electrical subcontractor, has recently completed the electrical installation work at the University of Vermont’s (UVM) new Central Campus Residence Hall. With capacity for 695 first-year students, the 207,000sf facility is located in the center of the UVM campus, adjacent to classroom and academic facilities. Its traditional […]

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Daedalus OPM for Lincoln School Project

Daedalus OPM for Lincoln School Project

| August 17, 2017

Lincoln, MA – Daedalus Projects, Inc. was recently selected to serve as owner’s project manager for the Lincoln School project. The Lincoln School is a 137,452sf, single-story, campus-style facility that serves as the sole public educational facility for Lincoln students in grades K-8. Originally constructed in 1948, the building needs extensive repairs to bring it up […]

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Kaplan Completes Merrimack Valley YMCA Reno

Kaplan Completes Merrimack Valley YMCA Reno

| August 3, 2017

Boston –  Kaplan Construction, a WBE general contractor and construction management firm recently announced that it has concluded renovations to the Merrimack Valley YMCA, located at 40 Lawrence Street in Lawrence,  to allow for the relocation and expansion of its preschool and child care programs. In total, Kaplan renovated approximately 12,000sf of the building, transforming the lower level […]

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KBE Ranked Among Top 400 National Contractors

KBE Ranked Among Top 400 National Contractors

| July 30, 2017

Farmington, CT – KBE Building Corporation was recently ranked as one of the top 400 contractors and one of the top New England contractors by Engineering News-Record. Jim Culkin, KBE COO, noted that, “We’ve been ranked by ENR among the nation’s top 400 contractors each year for at least the last 20 years.” Among the […]

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Martin Luther King, Jr. School Wins 2017 Green Award

Martin Luther King, Jr. School Wins 2017 Green Award

| July 21, 2017

Design by Perkins Eastman Boston – At the USGBC MA Green Building Showcase held in June at Northeastern University’s Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex, Perkins Eastman was awarded the 2017 Green Building of the Year award for its design of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. School located in Cambridge. The design, targeting LEED for Schools Platinum, […]

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Suffolk Completes Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex at Northeastern

Suffolk Completes Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex at Northeastern

| May 25, 2017

Boston – Northeastern University ushered in a new era of transformative research with the official opening of its Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex (ISEC), an architectural marvel designed to spur innovation, collaboration, and scientific breakthroughs for years to come. The state-of-the-art facility was designed by architectural firm Payette, and construction was managed by Suffolk. The six-story […]

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