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SMMA Wins Bronze Engineering Excellence Award

SMMA Wins Bronze Engineering Excellence Award

| June 26, 2018

Winchester, MA – The American Council of Engineering Companies of Massachusetts (ACEC/MA) has named SMMA as a winner of a 2018 Bronze Engineering Excellence Awards for work on the Winchester High School renovation project in Winchester. SMMA, with offices in Cambridge, was retained by the Education Facilities Planning and Building Committee of Winchester High School to […]

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Brown Research Center Completed

| June 23, 2018

Providence, RI – Shawmut Design and Construction joined Brown University, KieranTimberlake, and members of the community for a dedication ceremony of the university’s new Engineering Research Center, which was completed in October of 2017. The new three-story, 80,000sf research building, broke ground in October of 2015 and was completed months ahead of schedule due to […]

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Gymnasium at Clarion University Breaks Ground

Gymnasium at Clarion University Breaks Ground

| June 22, 2018

Cambridge, MA – A ground-breaking ceremony was recently held at Clarion University for the renovation of Tippin Gymnasium, the university’s primary NCAA athletic venue. The 155,000sf complex will better connect to the surrounding campus and community with a more open and transparent building design. The project was designed by a joint venture of DLA+ Architecture […]

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Stonehill College To Build New Business School

Stonehill College To Build New Business School

| June 20, 2018

Easton, MA – MassDevelopment has issued a $25 million tax-exempt bond for Stonehill College, a co-educational liberal arts college in Easton. Stonehill College will use bond proceeds to partially demolish an existing building and to build, furnish, and equip a three-story, 65,000sf building in its place. This facility will house the newly established Leo J. […]

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BFCCPS Gets MassDev Bond

BFCCPS Gets MassDev Bond

| June 20, 2018

Franklin, MA – MassDevelopment has issued a $24,550,000 tax-exempt bond and provided a charter school loan guarantee for Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter Public School (BFCCPS), an educational institution that serves kindergarten to eighth grade in Franklin. BFCCPS will use bond proceeds to relocate to 10 acres of land at 500 Financial Park in Franklin, where […]

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Griffin Hosts Annual Apprentice Competition

Griffin Hosts Annual Apprentice Competition

| June 19, 2018

Holliston, MA – Wayne J. Griffin Electric, Inc. (Griffin Electric) recently held its 16th annual Apprentice Competition at the company’s headquarters in Holliston, and its four regional offices in Pelham, Ala., Duluth, Ga., Charlotte, N.C., and Durham, N.C. Each spring, Griffin Electric hosts this friendly competition to test skills and build camaraderie with its students, […]

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$83M Braintree Middle School Breaks Ground

$83M Braintree Middle School Breaks Ground

| June 19, 2018

Braintree, MA – The town of Braintree recently broke ground on its new 185,000sf, $83 million East Middle School that is designed to accommodate 1,180 students ranging from fifth to eighth grade. The project includes a prominent new entry, three-story classroom block, new gym, and a new Media Commons infill at the existing courtyard. The plan […]

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SLAM Joins Groundbreaking Arts and Community Center 

SLAM Joins Groundbreaking Arts and Community Center 

| June 13, 2018

Washington, CT – The Gunnery recently celebrated the groundbreaking of the new 32,000sf, $17.0 million Thomas S. Perakos Arts and Community Center, one of the largest facilities on the campus of the co-educational college preparatory boarding and day school. Designed by The S/L/A/M Collaborative (SLAM) to reflect the English Tudor and Shingle Style architecture prevalent […]

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BBCS Recognized for Excellence in Facility Design

BBCS Recognized for Excellence in Facility Design

| June 13, 2018

Roxbury, MA – HMFH Architects, Inc. of Cambridge recently received an Outstanding Project Award for excellence in educational facility design for Bridge Boston Charter School (BBCS) in Roxbury, that serves the city’s most disadvantaged students. The $24.7 million renovation and expansion project was overseen by owner’s project manager Pinck & Co., Inc. BBCS acquired the […]

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