Construction Design & Engineering

Overcoming the strong disfavor of variances under Mass. law - by Jess Oyer

Real estate owners planning to construct a new addition or make any other improvement to their property might have to petition for a “variance” to allow for the contemplated construction. When a variance is required

MacDonald named associate at DeStefano Architects

Portsmouth, NH Juli MacDonald, AIA has been named an Associate at DeStefano Architects (D|A). A graduate of the University of...

Laser scanning historic assets - Coburn Hall renovation, UMass Lowell - by Laureen Poulakis

How do we speed up historic renovations?  The Northeast is a history buff’s playground and heritage buildings are everywhere, so how do we make them sustainable; how do we renovate and still be cost-effective?

What are the keys to protecting a building from water damage? - by Dennis Kulesza

Keeping a building watertight is critical to the preservation of any structure. Water can be, after all, the single most damaging element to a building.   In many cases, facility managers are faced with water problems that plague a structure from initial construction. As time goes on, these problems become even more severe.

BVH Integrated promotes Norton, Huff, Davis, Brown and Waehler

Bloomfield, CT BVH Integrated Services has promoted James Norton, Brad Huff, Jeffrey Davis, Lance Brown and Brian Waehler. In the Bloomfi...

Nauset Construction completes historic addition, renovation for Riverbend School

South Natick, MA Nauset Construction has completed the renovation and conversion of the 18th Century historic Peletiah M...

Rising security concerns increase requests for window film specs - by Peter Davey

In light of recent events, safety within our buildings has become a rising topic of concern. Consequently, improvements to building safety and security infrastructure have become a high priority. 

Bergmeyer wins top prize at IIDA New England Interior Design Awards

Boston, MA Bergmeyer was honored with the Best in Show award for their design of the Sonos Store in London and Gensler was the winner i...

Nitsch Engineering honored by ACEC

Boston, MA Nitsch Engineering has earned a national recognition award for exemplary engineering achievement in the American Council of Engin...

Curtis Construction Co. celebrates 20th anniversary

Stoughton, MA John Curtis has had only two employers during his 33-year career in construction. While still enrolled at Wentworth, he landed...