Owners Developers & Managers

The McSweeney Cos. is developing six new homes on a five-acre parcel

Falmouth, MA The McSweeney Companies, in conjunction with McSweeney Construction and Development Corp., is currently in development on a five-acre parcel located in the Sippewissett neighborhood of town.

Vantage completes build-out for UMass Lowell Research Institute

Lincoln, MA Vantage Builders, Inc. has completed a 18,842 s/f office renovation and build-out for UMass Lowell Research Institute (UMLRI) at Lincoln North, 55 Old Bedford Rd.

Gienapp Architects hires Kelley as architectural designer draftsperson

Danvers, MA According to Gienapp Architects, Samantha Kelley has joined the firm as an architectural designer draftsperson. Kelley has a master of Architecture and bachelor of science in Architecture with minors in Sustainability and Art and Architectural History

Kellem joins estimating department at Bowdoin Construction

Needham, MA Bowdoin Construction Corp. has hired Will Kellem in the estimating department, as the firm continues its steady growth. Kellem graduated from Roger Williams University where he studied construction management and business.

Dacon and Theory Wellness complete cannabis cultivation center

Bridgewater, MA Dacon Corp. has completed construction of a 23,500 s/f facility for Theory Wellness, an East Coast cannabis brand with operations in Maine and Massachusetts. From seed to sale, Theory cultivates small-batch, craft cannabis

New sunrise for solar industry - by Daniel Mello Guimaraes

Newly elected President Joe Biden recently signed a series of executive orders to follow through on his campaign pledge to combat our greatest existential threat – climate change.

Carpenter & Co. and DREAM Collab. complete 2451 Washington St. development

Roxbury, MA Construction is complete at 2451 Washington St., a four-story condominium development that sits at Dudley St. and Guild Row’s corner. The new development offers 16 homes featuring a mix of bedroom sizes at both market

Building resiliency to flooding - by Ricciardi and Seidel

Climate change has already exacerbated storm events in New England, and future climate change projections continue to be refined as scientific models for such hazards improve. As an example, the Massachusetts Coast Flood Risk Model (MC-FRM), released this year by Woods Hole Group for MassDOT

BOMA update: Virtual event for Bridge Over Troubled Waters

Boston, MA Step into Spring with BOMA Boston to support their charitable partner, Bridge Over Troubled Waters! In lieu of the BOMA Benefit which would have taken place this spring, BOMA Boston’s Charitable Giving Committee has created a fun outdoor virtual activity

IREM President’s message: The IREM Foundation

As I discussed last month, diversity, equity and inclusion are crucial ideals that IREM Boston is working toward improving on every day, as is our national organization. One way the organization helps to strengthen our DEI efforts is through the IREM Foundation.