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WinnDevelopment proceeds with $38.3 million mixed-income housing project

Lowell, MA WinnCompanies has closed on the financing needed to develop two vacant, side-by-side parcels in the city’s Hamilton Canal Innovation District to build the company’s fifth mixed-income development featuring workforce housing.

Unitex and Dacon to transform a 188,000 s/f manufacturing plant

Lawrence, MA Unitex and Dacon Corp. are transforming a 188,000 s/f manufacturing plant into an automated healthcare laundry and uniform service facility that is anticipated to bring 300 jobs to the city.

Abbot completes large scale masonry repair project in Boston

Boston, MA  Abbot Building Restoration Company, Inc. has completed a comprehensive masonry repair project involving 24 interconnected brick and stone apartment buildings in the Grove Hall neighborhood

Smith promoted to director of finance at Gale Associates, Inc.

Weymouth, MA According to Gale Associates, Inc., Scott Smith has been promoted to director of finance. Smith has been with Gale for 18 years and has served as the accounting manager for over 10 years.

Edmiston joins Bowdoin as senior estimator

Needham Heights, MA Dan Edmiston has joined Bowdoin Construction as a senior estimator. Edmiston  has 31 years of experience in the A/E/C industry, having worked and studied in both the U.S. and Germany

Reducing spread of airborne and surface contaminants - by Santo and Yashkevich

When it comes to creating safe and healthy indoor environments, building operators and business owners have no shortage of information and resources available.  Some of the recommendations are easy to implement, some are not so easy,

BOMA Boston update: Virtual BOMA International Conference

Boston, MA The 2020 BOMA International Conference & Expo will be held virtually from July 7 - 9, including the highly anticipated TOBY Awards Celebration. The first-of-its-kind three-day virtual event will includ

Managing through uncertainty with purpose - by Warren Lizio

We are beginning to see the consequences of the prolonged pandemic and the pain is not evenly distributed. Despite the uncertainty that still remains, some new behaviors and expectations of tenants will become habits.

CAI president’s message: Cynthia, what is your perspective?

Pandemic rules are frustrating. I do not want to wear a mask wherever I go and I want to be able to go places. As I write this message, Massachusetts has promulgated six pages of rules just to re-open swimming pools, court deadlines

IFMA Boston holds successful virtual conference

Boston, MA Due to the COVID-19 situation, IFMA Boston’s annual one day conference–FMForward was held as a four day summit from June 8-11 from noon to 1:30 p.m. each day and was underwritten by VVA LLC.