Construction Design & Engineering

Massachusetts Appeals Court upholds Prompt Pay Act

Last month, the Massachusetts Appeals Court affirmed the Superior Court decision in the case of Tocci Building Corporation vs. IRIV Partners, LLC., upholding the Massachusetts Prompt Pay Act. 

Northeast U.S. warehouse construction: Insulated metal panels vs. tilt-up concrete - by Jay Connolly

One of the earliest questions that owners, architects, and builders must address when considering a large industrial warehouse construction project in the Northeast U.S. is the building’s envelope. Should your warehouse depend on insulated metal panels (IMPs) or tilt-up concrete? Each project is unique, and answering this question requires a holistic view of all factors at play, including the building’s size, budget, purpose, design, location, and your organization’s specific needs.

Shawmut Design and Construction celebrates 13th Annual Safety Week

Boston, MA Shawmut Design and Construction hosted its 13th annual Safety Week, focusing on physical and mental health, safety, and well-being. The week consisted of 602 events and training sessions held across 112 locations

Company Profile: Corporate milestones Q & A with Andrew Matses, president at M.C. Andrews Co., Inc.

What thoughts or emotions come to mind when you think about this milestone?
During the last 25 years, and my prior experience since my youth as the son of a long time general contracting family, I have waded through some very challenging times, as well as some very lucrative times.

Kaplan Construction starts work on 99,831 s/f mixed-use building

Roxbury, MA Kaplan Construction has started work on the construction of a new 99,831 s/f six-story apartment building at 2147 Washington St. on behalf of the co-developers, New Atlantic Development and DREAM Development.

Project of the Month: Callahan Construction Managers completes Anden - a new residential development located at Weymouth Landing

Weymouth, MA  According to Callahan Construction Managers, a full-service construction management company based in Bridgewater, Mass., its Anden project in Weymouth Landing is officially complete and has welcomed its first residents.

HYM Investment Group, Cathexis and National Real Estate Advisors break ground on Suffolk Downs redevelopment

Revere, MA Mayor Brian Arrigo along with local and Boston city officials, joined executives from The HYM Investment Group (HYM), Cathexis and National Real Estate Advisors (National) to break ground on the former racetrack site at Suffolk Downs.

Groom Construction and Höweler + Yoon continue work at Coolidge Corner Theatre

Brookline, MA According to Groom Construction, Co., Inc., construction and expansion of the iconic Coolidge Corner Theatre is moving forward on schedule and erection of steel by the building team is underway.

SGA designs speculative office suite for Oxford Properties

Boston, MA While the pandemic upended traditional norms of working and living, it also served as a disruptor, presenting a new opportunity to re-imagine the workplace. Understanding that the pre-COVID office does not support the workstyle of the future, Oxford Properties tapped SGA

Abbot completes masonry repair and replacement project in Boston

Boston, MA Abbot Building Restoration Company, Inc., recently completed a major masonry restoration and replacement project on a five-story brownstone and brick condominium building located at the corner of Clarendon and Beacon Sts. in the city’s Back Bay neighborhood.