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NECA Announces Updates to Safety Meeting App

| February 27, 2017

Bethesda, MD – The National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) recently announced new updates to the NECA Safety Meeting App that improve its performance and increases functionality for smart devices and tablets. The Safety Meeting App assists NECA contractors in complying with requirements for documenting mandatory safety meetings and other incidents that occur on jobsites. The […]

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Agostini/Bacon Completes New School

Agostini/Bacon Completes New School

| February 27, 2017

Designed by Dinisco Peabody, MA – Agostini/Bacon Construction Joint Venture recently completed the new J. Henry Higgins Middle School, a $70 million, 226,000sf state-of-the-art building consisting of a new 500-seat auditorium, a 500-seat cafeteria, gymnasium, classrooms, and administrative spaces.  The project was designed by Dinisco Design Partnership of Boston.  The new school was built adjacent […]

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Waters Upgrades Three Buildings

Waters Upgrades Three Buildings

| February 27, 2017

Milford, MA – In 2015, Waters Corporation teamed up with the William F. Lynch Co., Inc. to upgrade its aging HVAC equipment in buildings 6 (101,000sf), 7 (71,200sf), and 8 (56,700sf). The goal was to create a baseline GMP and compare that with recommended energy conservation methods that would replace existing equipment with new code-compliant […]

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Wilson Butler Designs U of NY Music Room

Wilson Butler Designs U of NY Music Room

| February 27, 2017

Oswego, NY – Wilson Butler Architects announced that construction is complete on the new music department’s choral practice room at the State University of New York at Oswego.  Wilson Butler  provided programming and architectural design services for the project. The general contractor was PAC Associates of Oswego, Inc.    

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AHA Completes New College House Project at University of Pennsylvania

AHA Completes New College House Project at University of Pennsylvania

| February 24, 2017

Philadelphia – AHA Consulting Engineers provided MEP/FP design, energy modeling, and LEED administration services for the new 190,000 SF college house project that has the capacity to house 350 students at University of Pennsylvania. Designed and built to attain a minimum of LEED silver certification, AHA engineered a plan to include  low-flow and low consumption plumbing fixtures, vegetated green […]

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Developing a Cohesive Strategy Can be the Key to Project Success

Developing a Cohesive Strategy Can be the Key to Project Success

| February 24, 2017

by James E. LaPosta Jr. When JCJ Architecture was selected by the city of Haverhill to undertake the feasibility phase for the Caleb Dustin Hunking School, we knew that significant structural issues in the existing building had caused the Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) to prioritize the project. With short-term repairs in place, the district embarked […]

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The Boston Society of Architects/AIA 2016 Winners in Education Category

The Boston Society of Architects/AIA 2016 Winners in Education Category

| February 24, 2017

Boston – The Boston Society of Architects/AIA (BSA) recently announced the winners of the 2016 BSA Design Awards. New England project winners in the Educational category are: Honor Award: K-12 Facilities Flansburgh Architects, for Arts & Innovation Center, Indian Mountain School, Lakeville, Conn. Honor Award: Higher Education   Bruner/Cott & Associates, for Powerhouse, Amherst College, Amherst, […]

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