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Gilbane’s ‘Living Lab’ For Wentworth Students

Gilbane’s ‘Living Lab’ For Wentworth Students

| May 23, 2018

Boston – Gilbane Building Company is breaking new ground in educating the next generation of construction innovators by leveraging its construction of Wentworth Institute of Technology’s newest academic building as a “living learning laboratory” for students. Gilbane has partnered with university faculty to form a hands-on educational program around its design and construction, including bi-weekly […]

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Marr Receives Safety Award

Marr Receives Safety Award

| May 22, 2018

Boston – Marr Crane & Rigging recently received the 2018 Crane & Rigging Safety Award from the Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA), a 1,300-member international organization based in Centreville, Va. Marr is among 21-member companies receiving the Safety Award due to superior safety records and specifically, achieving an incident rate of less than 2.1 […]

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Bomes Theater To Be Renovated

Bomes Theater To Be Renovated

| May 21, 2018

Providence, RI – The Bomes Theatre is being taken over by Fernando J. Tavares, owner of Tavares LLC, a local general contractor, the city recently announced. The theater, located at 1017 Broad St., was built in 1921 as a theater and portions of it later were converted to retail use, including as a furniture store […]

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Kaplan Completes Renovations at MIT

Kaplan Completes Renovations at MIT

| May 18, 2018

Boston – Kaplan Construction was retained by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to renovate three lecture halls and a seminar room for the Sloan School of Management’s Tang Center. Designed by Jones Architecture of Salem,  the project involved major upgrades to almost 8,000sf of classroom space, including new carpet, paint, and refinished millwork, as well as the installation of […]

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Vantage Completes Physicians Group Office

Vantage Completes Physicians Group Office

| May 17, 2018

Rowley, MA – Vantage Builders, Inc. recently announced that it completed the build-out of North Shore Physicians Group’s (NSPG) office, located at 414 Haverhill Street. The 12,800sf project was designed by architects Shepley Bulfinch, with a focus on creating an atmosphere that is both relaxing and inviting for patients and efficient for doctors, nurses, and […]

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Nantucket Senior Housing To Be Renovated

Nantucket Senior Housing To Be Renovated

| May 16, 2018

Nantucket, MA – MassHousing has provided $1.5 million in financing to an affiliate of HallKeen Management. The funding will enable it to make renovations to Academy Hill, a 27-unit mixed-income housing community for senior citizens on Nantucket, and to preserve affordability for perpetuity. The Academy Hill School was built in 1929 and converted to senior housing […]

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Penniman on the Park Completed 

Penniman on the Park Completed 

| May 15, 2018

Allston, MA – Groom Construction recently partnered with Jumbo Capital Management, LLC and O’Sullivan Architects on Penniman on the Park, a multi-unit residential condominium building located steps from Allston’s Union Square. Completed in March, the 41,000sf building is equipped with top-shelf finish palettes featuring wood flooring and designer-level kitchen, bath, and lighting finishes such as […]

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Stebbins Family and PROCON Receive United Way Award

Stebbins Family and PROCON Receive United Way Award

| May 11, 2018

Manchester, NH – PROCON Owners Mark and Sally Stebbins were recently honored with the Live United Award at the Currier Museum in Manchester for their impact on the 2016/2017 Granite United Way Campaign. The Stebbins family “Get on the Bus” Challenge Match brought in 25 new corporate donors. The PROCON workplace campaign raised an additional […]

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Peck Named Top Young Professional

Peck Named Top Young Professional

| May 11, 2018

Boston – Kaplan Construction recently announced that its president, Nate Peck, has been named one of the 2018 Top Young Professionals by the editorial board of Engineering News Record (ENR) Magazine. He was one of 11 honorees from across the New England region selected by independent juries of industry leaders based on the candidate’s industry experience, leadership skills, […]

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