Construction Design & Engineering

ARCO establishes life science & advanced
manufacturing division

Boston, MA ARCO National Construction, an industry-leading design-build general contractor, has established ARCO Life Science & Advanced Manufacturing, a specialized division committed to delivering comprehensive, turnkey design and construction solutions tailored specifically for clients in the life science and advanced manufacturing sectors.

Maugel completes imaging suite for
UMass Memorial in Milford

Milford, MA Maugel DeStefano Architects has completed a design-build project with F.W. Madigan at UMass Memorial in Milfford. The scope included the renovation of a partially occupied 4,900 s/f space into an outpatient vascular imaging suite. The updates included a new c-arm

The Davis Cos., TOCCI, and RODE Architects celebrate Women in Construction Week

Brighton, MA On March 6, The Davis Companies (Davis), TOCCI, and RODE Architects came together at 1515 Commonwealth Ave. to celebrate Women in Construction Week. The event featured speakers from each of the project partners discussing their career paths

Studio G Architects breaks ground on 66,000 s/f
project at Franklin Cummings Tech

Boston, MA Studio G Architects celebrated the groundbreaking of a new campus for Franklin Cummings Tech, a private non-profit college offering affordable education for those seeking technical careers. This marks a significant milestone in the journey toward providing affordable, top-tier technical education within Roxbury’s Nubian Sq.

Consigli Construction Co. hires White to lead operations in the energy division

Milford, MA Consigli Construction Co., Inc. has hired Edward White Jr. to the company’s energy division, Arch Energy, as director of operations. In this new role, White will lead Arch Energy’s day-to-day operations and help support the division’s continued growth and business development strategy. 

Callahan achieves Platinum rating in ABC STEP Program

Bridgewater, MA Callahan Construction Managers (Callahan) has achieved Platinum-level certification in the Associated Builders and Contractors’ (ABC) STEP Safety Management System. Founded more than three decades ago, STEP is a proven system that provides the framework to measure, strengthen and build industry-leading safety programs

Vantage Builders finalizes 20,000 s/f renovation for Lutronic’s Headquarters

Billerica, MA Vantage Builders, Inc. has completed a renovation project for Lutronic, at its U.S. headquarters at 19 Fortune Dr. Lutronic is a global leader in laser and energy-based systems for medical aesthetics. The 20,000 s/f project included work in the building’s lobby, clinical space on the first floor and office space on the second.

Chikurty of North Branch earns LEED Associate credential

Concord, NH According to North Branch Construction, Shrika Chikurty, assistant project manager, has received the LEED Green Associate credential from the U.S. Green Building Council. LEED Green Associates are equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to promote and implement green building practices within the workplace and community. 

SGA and DREAM Collaborative work together on new Cushman & Wakefield office in Boston

Boston, MA Guided by the goal to shape cultural experiences and blur hierarchy, SGA and DREAM Collaborative worked in tandem with Cushman & Wakefield’s in-house Total Workplace and Project & Development Services teams to deliver a new office that effectively empowers hybrid collaboration and celebrates diversity. 

In-person workplace collaboration and support offer benefits - by Scott Naigles

COVID-19 profoundly changed how and where corporate employees work. With the pandemic in the rear-view mirror, a debate is underway about the merits and efficiency of work-from-home versus in-office attendance. But there is a third way that is getting less attention: the benefits of on-site corporate support.