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Redefining Industry Associations by Redefining the Industry: Celebrating 2016 at the Construction Institute

Redefining Industry Associations by Redefining the Industry: Celebrating 2016 at the Construction Institute

| November 29, 2016

by Nancy Wiegers Greenwald  “If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old.” — Peter F. Drucker No doubt, you have heard about, read about, or been to programs where panelists talked about the challenges facing the AEC industry. You have most likely walked away from those experiences having learned something, but […]

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Local Contractors Recognized for Excellence in Construction

Local Contractors Recognized for Excellence in Construction

| November 29, 2016

Boston – The Massachusetts Chapter of ABC recently announced the winners of its 2016 Excellence in Construction Awards (EICA). The awards recognize the very best construction projects that ABC members in Massachusetts have been a part of over the past year. An expert panel of diverse judges looks at each submission from the membership and […]

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Landry/French Receives Three Maine Preservation Honor Awards

Landry/French Receives Three Maine Preservation Honor Awards

| November 28, 2016

Scarborough, ME – At an annual awards ceremony held in November, Landry/French Construction received three 2016 Maine Preservation Honor Awards. The projects recognized were Brick North at Thompson’s Point in Portland, Merrill Memorial Library in Yarmouth, and the Charles E. Moody School at Good Will-Hinckley in Hinckley. Brick North at Thompson’s Point, a 1904 industrial […]

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Historic Renovation at Boston Landmark Church Unearths Construction Challenges

Historic Renovation at Boston Landmark Church Unearths Construction Challenges

| November 28, 2016

Waltham, MA – When Delphi Construction of Waltham was awarded the project for the renovation of the Cathedral Church of St. Paul in Boston, they expected to encounter the typical array of challenges that come with construction on historic buildings like the 200-year-old church on which they were about to begin work. But no one […]

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ABC NH/VT 2016 Excellence in Construction Awards

ABC NH/VT 2016 Excellence in Construction Awards

| November 28, 2016

Winners of the ABC NH/VT 2016 Excellence in Construction Awards: Electrical Merit Award, Sustainable Building Award Winner: Irish Electrical Corp. Project: Throwback Brewery Designer: Manypenny Murphy Architects Owner: Annette Lee and Nicole Carrier Electrical Excellence Award Winner: Reilly Electrical Contractors, Inc. Project: Groton School – Schoolhouse Addition and Renovation Designer: Shepley Bullfinch Richardson & Abbott […]

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MassEcon Honors Mass. Companies

| November 28, 2016

Boston – MassEcon held its 13th Annual Team Massachusetts Economic Impact Awards luncheon recently at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, with Citizens Bank as the presenting sponsor. The 14 winning companies were: Gold — Bristol-Myers Squibb, Devens; Shire, Lexington; NxStage Medical, Lawrence; Prolamina, Westfield; and Capstan Atlantic, Wrentham. Silver — Acacia Communications, Maynard; Autodesk, Boston; […]

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Haverhill Launches Campaign for Arts Center

Haverhill Launches Campaign for Arts Center

| November 28, 2016

Haverhill, MA – MassDevelopment and Creative Haverhill recently announced a new campaign through the civic crowdfunding platform Patronicity and the Commonwealth Places initiative. The campaign will support “Reinvent Cogswell,” a project to renovate the former George F. Cogswell School in downtown Haverhill and turn it into a community art space. The project will preserve and […]

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A/Z Completes Earth Tower at Mohegan Sun

A/Z Completes Earth Tower at Mohegan Sun

| November 25, 2016

Uncasville, CT – A/Z Corporation has completed construction on the $130 million 14-story, 400-room Earth Tower at Mohegan Sun. The project enhances the resort’s guest accommodations provided through the adjacent 1,200-room Sky Tower. The grand opening of the Earth Tower, held in November, was attended by several Connecticut dignitaries including Governor Dannel Malloy, Lt. Governor […]

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Mark Richey Woodworking Inc. Recognized for Leadership

Mark Richey Woodworking Inc. Recognized for Leadership

| November 23, 2016

Newburyport, MA – State energy and environment officials recently joined the Massachusetts Office of Technical Assistance (OTA) and other state and local leaders at an event to recognize the alternative-energy and energy-efficiency accomplishments of Mark Richey Woodworking Inc. (MRW) of Newburyport.     The company was recognized for achieving its goal of 100% onsite renewable […]

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Bruner Cott Announces Three Awards

| November 23, 2016

Cambridge, MA – Bruner Cott Architects recently announced three 2016 awards: Boston University School of Law Renovation and Addition — 2016 SCUP AIA-CAE | Merit Award for Excellence, Architecture for Building Additions or Adaptive Reuse. Hampshire College R.W. Kern Center (Living Building Challenge Project) — 2016 Boston Society of Architects | Sustainable Design. Lesley University […]

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