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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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Stonehill Expands with MassDev Bond

Stonehill Expands with MassDev Bond

| May 22, 2017

Easton, MA – MassDevelopment recently issued a $15.3 million tax-exempt bond on behalf of Stonehill College Inc., a Catholic liberal arts college in Easton. The College is using bond proceeds to demolish the school’s Old Student Union, which currently houses the campus police and safety department, and to build, furnish, and equip a new welcome center […]

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Montclair State University’s First Research Facility Receives LEED Gold Certification

Montclair State University’s First Research Facility Receives LEED Gold Certification

| May 2, 2017

The S/L/A/M Collaborative Architects Montclair, NJ – Designed by The S/L/A/M Collaborative, the Center for Environmental & Life Sciences (CELS), a 100,000sf building at Montclair State University, has received LEED Gold certification. Laboratory buildings have historically been enormous energy users. To reduce this concern, this project uses a multimode mechanical system separating classroom, lecture hall, […]

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BU Hosts Inaugural 5th Gear Shift Symposium

BU Hosts Inaugural 5th Gear Shift Symposium

| April 11, 2017

Boston – This past weekend, Boston University’s School of Hospitality Administration (BU SHA) hosted its first 5th Gear Shift: Women Navigating & Powering Your Career, a weekend-long symposium designed to educate female students on the skills, knowledge, perspectives, and actions required to empower their choices and become successful leaders in the hospitality industry. The conference was developed […]

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Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Billerica High School

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Billerica High School

| April 4, 2017

Billerica, MA – Shawmut Design and Construction joined the town of Billerica recently for the groundbreaking of the new 325,000sf, $176 million Billerica Memorial High School. The facility, set to open in fall of 2019, is designed to accommodate
 1,600-plus high school students from grades 8 through 12 as well as a 200-plus student Pre-K […]

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Wentworth Uses MassDev Bond to Add Academic Bldg

Wentworth Uses MassDev Bond to Add Academic Bldg

| March 27, 2017

MassDevelopment recently issued a $41.3 million tax-exempt bond on behalf of Wentworth Institute of Technology Inc., a private, co-educational higher education institution in Boston. Wentworth is using bond proceeds to build an approximately 78,000-square-foot multi-purpose academic building on Parker Street. The building will house Wentworth’s new biological engineering program; its biomedical, civil engineering, and experiential learning […]

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