Owners Developers & Managers

Southbridge Associates and SGA complete 1.2 million s/f master plan

Southbridge, MA SGA has completed a master plan for the 1.2 million s/f Southbridge Innovation Center. Southbridge Associates, LLC, an affiliate of Franklin Realty Advisors LLC, is the developer, owner and operator

Goldstein named chair of Sherin and Lodgen’s renewable energy group

Boston, MA According to law firm Sherin and Lodgen LLP, partner Beth Goldstein has been appointed chair of the firm’s renewable energy practice group.

IQHQ, Inc. acquires 290,000 s/f Alewife Park in Cambridge, Mass.

Cambridge, MA IQHQ, Inc., a life sciences real estate development company, has acquired Alewife Park from GCP Applied Technologies. According to public record the property was acquired for $125 million.

Abbot Building Rest. continues large masonry repair project

Dorchester, MA Abbot Building Restoration Company, Inc. recently completed the continuation of a comprehensive repair project involving 24 interconnected brick and stone apartment buildings in the Grove Hall neighborhood

BW Kennedy promotes Jenkins to project manager

Arlington, MA According to BW Kennedy & Co., a builder and construction management firm specializing in life sciences construction, Roland Jenkins was promoted to project manager.

Gorman Richardson Lewis Architects designs 95,8000 s/f addition for Vicor Corp.’s headquarters

Andover, MA Gorman Richardson Lewis Architects (GRLA) has been working with Vicor Corp. to help them achieve their goal of maximizing equipment, process and product flow

Stephco Cleaning uses a range of products to clean and defeat COVID-19

Boston, MA Michael Collins, vice president of Stephco Cleaning & Restoration, whose father Stephen Collins founded the company 42 years ago, said, “This is historic and unprecedented microbial warfare

BOMA Boston update: Webinar with mayor Marty Walsh

Boston, MA Last month, the Greater Boston Real Estate Board leadership held a webinar with Boston’s mayor, Marty Walsh on the impacts of COVID-19 on residential and commercial real estate.

CAI president’s message: The new balancing act

We have all heard the term the “new normal” ad nauseam. The pandemic has placed our governmental leaders and our industry with a new balancing act. The new balancing act presented by the pandemic is about protecting public health

Reflecting on facility management during a pandemic - by Phil Hammond

Ok it is tough living, working, and thinking during the pandemic! Running meetings in your bedroom with a fake backdrop filled with books, dealing with no daycare and bored teenagers, job insecurity, and muddling through Zoom