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             The Traditional Building Exhibition and Conference
        is the largest national event for professionals and enthusiasts
             who restore,renovate and preserve historic buildings
                    or build new ones in a traditional style.

         BOSTON 2008
          March 12–15, 2008 S Hynes Convention Center
                                                                                                                                  Mont Vernon's new fire station

                                                                                                    North Branch Completes Fire Station
                                                                                                          Mont Vernon, NH - Design/build            with wood walls and wood roof trusses,
                                                                                                    contractor North Branch Construction, Inc.      cement board siding, asphalt shingles and
     FREE Admission to the Exhibits!                                                                of Henniker has completed construction of       radiant heat in the slab.
                                                                                                    a new 66’ x 122’ fire station for the town of          North Branch Construction and
     The Traditional Building Exhibition and Conference offers FREE admission to the exhibit hall   Mont Vernon.                                    Udelsman Associates of Hollis teamed up
         when you pre-register before March 2, 2008 at www.traditionalbuildingshow.com.                   The building features masonry block       for this $1.4 million project.
                 Or, as our special guest, bring this ticket with you to register onsite.

                          EXHIBIT HALL HOURS                                                                        DPM Retained by Ophir Optics
                         HYNES CONVENTION CENTER, BOSTON, MA                                               North Andover, MA - Diversified Project Management, Inc. (DPM), a Newton-
                                                                                                     based construction management, facilities and move-planning firm, has been retained
                 T H U R S D AY March 13 1 1 : 0 0 a m – 5 : 0 0 p m                                 by Ophir Optics to manage a 32,000sf construction and relocation project.
                                                                                                           DPM will be handling several aspects of Ophir Optic's relocation to North
                 F R I D AY     March 14 1 1 : 0 0 a m – 5 : 0 0 p m                                 Andover. The firm will relocate from Wilmington.
                 S AT U R D AY March 15 1 1 : 0 0 a m – 4 : 0 0 p m                                         DPM is managing the design, budget, schedule and communication for Ophir,
                                                                                                     while conducting inventory of the manufacturing equipment to establish the scope and
             866-566-7840 • info@restoremedia.com • www.traditionalbuildingshow.com BOS08-hpm        magnitude of the technical move.
                                                                                                           Robert Keeley, president of DPM said, “The challenge will be the high techni-
           w w w. t r a d i t i o n a l b u i l d i n g s h o w. c o m                               cal manufacturing design within a short time frame.”

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                                                                  City of Attleboro – Pond Street Landfill, Attleboro             Trevi Icos – Hasty Pudding, Boston
                                                                  Columbia Construction Co. – 16 Miner Street, Boston             Turner Construction – Harborview, Boston
                                                                  John Moriarty & Associates – Museum of Fine Arts, Boston        Turner Construction – Harvard Lise, Cambridge
                                                                  Jones Lang LaSalle – Northpoint, Cambridge                      Turner Construction – Mass General Hospital, Boston
                                                                  LNR/Tishman Construction – Shea Memorial Drive,                 Turner Construction – RISD Memorial Hall, Providence RI
                                                                      South Weymouth Naval Air Station                            Turner Construction – WGBH Headquarters, Brighton
                                                                  Shawmut Construction – Apple Computer                           Walsh Brothers – Lahey Clinic, Burlington
                                                                  Shawmut Construction – Malkin Center, Cam bridge                Walsh Brothers – Lahey/Garage, Burlington
                                                                  Skanska USA Building – Harvard Law School Enabling,             Walsh Brothers – M.I.T. Sloan School, Cambridge
                                                                     Cambridge                                                    Walsh Brothers – Newport Grand Casino, Newport, RI
                                                                  Suffolk Construction – 110 Westminster, Providence RI           Walsh Brothers – St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Brighton
                                                                  Suffolk Construction – Cambridge Residence, Cambridge           Walsh Brothers – Woman & Infant Hospital, Providence, RI

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                               Rough Edges
        Continued from page 6                      dominantly for hunting and fishing. The
                                                   development will serve up to 300 members.
                                                                                                                          Find Your
  to construct a One Story building, steel
  framed construction, wood truss roofing sys-
  tem with exterior skin of simulated stone
  masonry, cedar clapboard siding and trim,
                                                   Mixed-Use Development.
                                                       Norton, MA Construction of a 90-acre
                                                   mixed-use development that will include
                                                   corporate, high-tech and life sciences space
                                                                                                                       Solution in Steel
  aluminum storefronts, asphalt shingle roof-      as well as retail and hospitality uses.
  ing. Scope shall include cedar fence, cast in    Affordable Housing Development.
  place concrete, architectural precast con-           Provincetown, MA - Construction of a
  crete, masonry, structural steel, LGMF,          38-unit housing development, with 28 units
  metal fabrications, rough & finish carpentry,    designated for affordable housing. The
  insulation, Prefabricated Cupola, sealants,      project will include 20 rental apartments
  doors frames & hardware, GWB assemblies,         between one and four bedrooms in seven
  painting, VCT flooring, teller window, fire      buildings on one portion of the property.
  protection, plumbing, HVAC and electrical.       Another parcel will have 15 two- and three-
  Alcohol and Drug Treatment Center                bedroom for-sale condominiums in six
      Project Type: Athletic Facilities,           buildings with underground parking. A final
  Hospitals/Clinics - $13.9 million $5.9 mil-      three-unit parcel will have two one-bed-
  lion for construction/renovation, $6.8 mil-      room units and a one two-bedroom unit.
  lion for land/building purchase, $1.1 million    The project will also include a retail com-
  for equipment purchase.                          ponent.
      An alcohol and drug treatment center         Central Village Fire Station.
  with 24 intermediate, long term treatment,           Westport, MA Construction of a                                                                Find a Member of the
  and rehabilitation beds. The project includes    21,000sf fire station that will resemble a                                                          Steel Fabricators
  a 15,000sf two-story building to house beds,     barn and will have four bedrooms.
  dining facilities, treatment spaces and gener-   Bridgeport Hospital                                                                                  of New England
  al meeting hall, and a 10,000sf exercise             Project Type: Hospitals/Clinics. Value:                                                              online at
  facility with a gym, running track, basketball   $2.8     million     $1.1      million     for
  court and indoor pool. The existing Manor        construction/renovation. 267 Grant Street.
  House will receive 13,000sf of renovations,
  and will be used for administrative offices
                                                   Bridgeport, CT. Renovations to an existing                                                       www.ssfne.org
                                                   hospital to allow the installation of a new
  and support functions. Sharon, CT. 40            catheterization lab, and the conversion of
  Jackson Hill Road.                               an existing catheterization lab to an electro-                            Steel Fabricators of New England
      Developer Mountainside Foundation            physiology lab. Owner Augusta S. Mueller,                                11 Robert Toner Blvd., # 234 • North Attleboro, MA 02763
      P.O. Box 717, Canaan, CT 06018               Bridgeport Hospital, 267 Grant Street,                                          Phone: 603-766-7363 • Fax: 508-695-0039
      PH: 800-762-5433. http://www.moun-           Bridgeport, CT 06610, PH: 203-384-3126,                                            Catherine Flaherty, Executive Director
  tainside.org                                     Fax:          203-384-3968,            Email:
  Health Access Network Office Building.           kamuel@bpthosp.org. http://www.bridge-
      Lincoln, ME - Construction of a              porthospital.org
  22,000sf medical office that will consolidate                                                                      etti
                                                   Glastonbury Endoscopy Center.                                Guid s
  six Health Access Network offices.                   Glastonbury, CT - Freestanding                      ndra c Service
                                                                                                         Sa hi
  Bass Rocks Golf Club Clubhouse                   endoscopy center with two procedure                    Grap
      Project Type: Cultural/Social, Retail        rooms, eight PACU recovery beds, two
                                                                                                                                                      Sandra Guidetti
  (Shops/Restaurants),         $2.4     million,   step-down recovery recliners, a reception                                                          Graphic Services
  Gloucester, MA.                                  area, and support space.                                                                    Over 20 Years in the Graphic Design
      New, two story clubhouse of 14,000sf at      East Hartford Community HealthCare                                                                 and Printing Industry
  Bass Rocks Golf Club, with a 1,000 sf deck.      Services Relocation.
      Owner Business Manager, Bob Shea,                Hartford, CT - Plans call for the reloca-
  Bass Rocks Golf Club, PO Box                     tion of East Hartford Community
  3163,Gloucester, MA 01931                        Healthcare’s obstetrics, gynecology servic-                                          Services:
      PH: 978-283-7774                             es and pediatric services.
  Nantucket Sporting Club.                         Hospital for Special Care Relocation.
      Nantucket, MA - Renovation of an                 Hartford, CT - Relocation of the                                                                            Magazines
  existing building that used to be a restaurant   Hospital for Special Care, a satellite long-
  as well as the partial demolition and addi-      term acute care hospital, from the Saint
                                                                                                                                                               Newspaper Layout
  tion the existing building. Plans include the    Francis South Campus to the Saint Francis        Graph a Guidetti
                                                                                                         ic Ser
  construction of a two lane bowling alley, a      North Campus.                                                                                                  Newsletters
  wine cellar, and an eating area. The club
  will serve as a gear and trip outfitter pre-                                                                                                                     Ad Design
                                                         Continued on page 38                                                                                       Posters
                                                                                                    Sandra Guidetti
                                                                                                    Graphic Services                                                 Flyers
                   Columbia SPD                                                                                                                                     Mailers
                 Completes Bella Santé                                                                                                                          Business Cards
                                                                                                                                                               Restaurant Menus
               Designed by TRO Jung|Brannen                                                                                                                          Logos
       Wellesley, MA - Columbia                          This award-winning luxury day                                                                               Signs
 Construction      Company's       Special         spa features 15 treatment rooms for mas-
 Projects Division recently completed the          sage therapies and rejuvenating facials; a
 7,500sf interior fit-out for Bella Santé’s        manicure/pedicure salon; men's and
 newest facility, located in Linden                women's lounges, locker facilities and
 Square, Wellesley. The spa was designed           saunas. The new facility also features a                                              sandra@kbguidetti.com                      508-989-1103
 by Boston architecture and interior               hydro tub and Swiss showers, as well as                                                        76 South Meadow Road ~ Plymouth, MA
 design firm TRO JungцBrannen.                    a private salon for hair styling.

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                           Rough Edges                                                          Margulies Renovates Shelter Bldg.
                                                                                                     Cambridge, MA - Margulies &               tion and will be completed in the spring of
       Continued from page 37                 http://www.cityofattleboro.us/                  Associates is renovating a historic building     2008. Each woman will receive her own
                                              New Library.                                    in Cambridge for Shelter, Inc. When com-         room, and a staff member will work inten-
 Stamford Hospital Ambulatory Care Center.         Auburn, MA - Plans call for a 39,650
     Norwalk, CT - Construction of a                                                          pleted, it will serve as a 14-bedroom sup-       sively with each tenant to get her the help
                                              square foot library with a capacity of
 75,000sf ambulatory care center with a       171,000 volumes and 50 computers.               portive housing facility for homeless            she needs, including education, job training
 fitness center, medical office space and     Village at Barnstable.                          women.                                           and placement, and medical services.
 diagnostic services.                              Barnstable, MA - Construction of a                Founded in 1974, Shelter, Inc. is a              The project team consists of
 Attleboro Intermodal Transportation          retirement community that will span over        non-profit organization built on the belief      Development Concepts, Inc., contractor;
 Center                                       500,000sf and include a two story com-          that providing affordable housing to fami-       The Collaborative Engineers, mechanical,
     Project          Type:          Retail   mon building with dining and recreational       lies and individuals as quickly as possible,     electrical and plumbing engineer; and,
 (Shops/Restaurants),       Transportation    facilities, four three to four story residen-   along with intensive support services, is the    Nitsch Engineers, Inc., civil engineer.
 Centers, $< 5 million - 15 Wall Street.      tial buildings that will surround and con-      solution to ending homelessness.                 Margulies & Associates worked closely
 Attleboro, MA -Construction of the           nect to the common building. There will
 Attleboro Intermodal Transportation                                                                 The house is currently under renova-      with the Cambridge Historical Commission.
                                              be 170 one bedroom units and 170 two
 Center. The project will have a public
 transportation and private retail compo-
 nents. Owner Michael Milanoski,
                                              bedroom units that will be independent
                                              living units as well as 32 one bed and
                                              eight two bed assisted living units. In total
                                                                                                           New Online Documentary
 Executive Director, City of Attleboro
     Attleboro Redevelopment Authority -
                                              421 units and 599 beds are planned. 326
                                              parking spaces are planned as under-                         Features Carol R. Johnson
 8 Main Street North Attleboro, MA 02760                                                             Boston, MA - The Cultural Landscape       in Landscape Legends, "We saw many things;
 - PH: 508-222-4012, Fax: 508-222-3632 -          Continued on next page                      Foundation (TCLF) recently launched a new        some of them have not changed in the ensuing
                                                                                              online documentary series, "Landscape            55 years. I’ve changed, but I still love the
                                                                                              Legends," to chronicle the lives and careers     landscapes that I loved then. And I still love
         NEEBC Recognizes Suffolk                                                             of America's most significant post war land-
                                                                                              scape architects.
                                                                                                                                               seeing people doing their daily activities and
                                                                                                                                               fitting into the urban and the rural landscape.”
      Boston, MA - Suffolk Construction       benefits programs.                                     The inaugural documentary in the                  Unlike many early 20th Century
Company, Inc. has been named a winner                Celebrating 25 years of client           series features Boston-based landscape archi-    female practitioners who in recent years have
of the New England Employee Benefits          service, Suffolk Construction Company,          tect Carol R. Johnson. In this first ever        been chronicled and celebrated in books and
Council’s (NEEBC) 2007 “Best Practice”        Inc. is one of the leading privately-held       national effort to spotlight the shapers of      exhibitions, Johnson did not usually design
award. The annual award is presented to       building contracting firms in the coun-         America’s post war landscape, Johnson acts       gardens – she created/planned civic and pub-
the companies that best exhibit innova-       try, providing quality building construc-       as both an interpreter and tour guide for her    lic spaces, reclaimed formerly polluted indus-
tion and creativity in the planning and       tion management, preconstruction,               half-century of built work including:            trial sites, guided campus landscapes into the
delivery of their employee benefit pro-       design/build and general contracting            Boston’s Mystic Reservation and Kennedy          modern age, and as such is a critical link in
grams.                                        services nationwide. For more informa-          Library Park; Bowdin College, Brunswick,         understanding the evolution of the profes-
      Founded in 1979, the New England        tion about Suffolk, visit the company           ME; Agnes Scott College in Decatur, GA;          sion, and the role for women historically and
Employee Benefits Council is the              website at www.suffolkconstruction.com.         and, John Marshall Park in Washington, D.C.      today in the fields of landscape architecture,
region’s largest provider of employee                                                                Reflecting on her career, Johnson notes   urban design and planning.

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                               Rough Edges
  Continued from previous page                      mercial business park that would house
                                                    office and retail components on 9.5 acres.
  ground parking. The project will be built         The development consists of 65 lots that will
  on 25 acres.                                      require a minimum of 5,000sf.
  Affordable Housing Development.                   Point Breeze Hotel Development, Phase II.
       Boston, MA - Construction of 213                  Nantucket, MA - Phase II plans call for a
  affordable housing units as well as an addi-      24,000sf, three-story hotel building with 28
  tional 69 affordable apartments and 118 con-      units. A 112-space parking garage will be
  dominiums. A community center and                 located beneath the 16,500sf tennis courts.
  11,500sf of retail space is also planned.         An existing barn on the northern edge of the
  Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites.               property will be expanded to house an
       Boston, MA - Redeveloping the 66-unit,       underground bowling alley as well as other
  five-story Shawmut Inn into a Holiday Inn         recreational activities. The existing
  Express Hotel & Suites.                           Captain’s Corners building, a former guest
  Center for Health and Science Project             house, will be renovated for use as employ-
       Type:     Hospitals/Clinics,      Univer-    ee housing.
  sities/Colleges, $40 million - On the current     Kohl’s Store
  Norwalk Community College campus, 188                  Northborough, MA, 88,000sf Kohl’s
  Richlands Avenue, Norwalk, CT. at the site        department store.
  of the gymnasium.                                 Saint Francis Hospital and Medical
       Construction of a state-of-the-art Center    Center Renovations
  for Health and Science with three floors and           Project Type: Hospitals/Clinics $5.2 mil-
  55,000sf of space. Each floor will be dedi-       lion $2.1 million for construction and reno-
  cated to a health education branch. The three     vation. 114 Woodland Street, Hartford, CT.
  branches will be nursing and allied health,            Renovations to allow the installation of a
  the medical sciences, and health and well-        64-slice, fixed-based PET/CT scanner.
  ness. - Owner David L. Levinson, President        Owner Chris Hartley, Senior VP, Planning
  - Norwalk Community College, 188                  and Facilities Developmen, Saint Francis
  Richlands Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06854               Care 114 Woodland Street Hartford, CT
       P: 203-857-7000, http://www.nctc.            06105 PH: 860-714-5573, Fax: 860-714-
  commnet.edu                                       8093 http://www.stfranciscare.org
       Developer      Stamford        Hospital,30   Pharmacy & Medical Center
  Shelburne Road, Stamford, CT 06902                     Ledyard, CT Construction of a 14,000sf
  http://www.stamhealth.org/           Developer    Rite Aid pharmacy and the conversion of the
  Norwalk Hospital/Norwalk Health Services,         22,000sf Gales Ferry school building into a
  34 Maple Street, Norwalk, CT 06856 - PH:          medical center.
  203-852-2000,         Fax:      203-899-5063      Stamford Hospital Ambulatory Care
  http://www.norwalkhosp.org/                       Center.
       Developer Frank A. Corvino, President             Wilton, CT, 45,000sf freestanding
  and CEO                                           ambulatory care center., Clinic. Worcester,
       Greenwich Hospital, 5 Perryridge             MA Renovation of a 10,000sf building into
  Road,Greenwich, CT 06830 PH: 203-863-             a clinic.
  3000, http://www.greenhosp.org                    High-End Office Building
  Mental Health Association of Connecticut               Project Type: Athletic Facilities, Office
  Relocation                                        Buildings, Parking Structures, Retail
       $.7 million 82 Stephen Street, Stamford,     (Shops/Restaurants) $32 million At the cor-
  CT. - Relocation of a mental health residen-      ner of Boylston and Arlington sts, Boston,
  tial supervision program from 23 Lafayette        MA. Construction of a 210,000sf building
  Street to 82 Stephen Street. Owner Beverly        made with expensive finishes, high ceilings,
  Walton, President and CEO, Mental Health          and terraces on top floors. The design
  Association of Connecticut, Inc. - 20 Beaver      includes granite and wood on the first floor,
  Road #108, Wethersfield, CT 06109 PH:             with seven sf windows on upper floors,
  860-529-1970, http://www.mhact.org                framed in light gray limestone. The building
       Chase Center Substance Abuse                 will have prominent bays of floor-to-ceiling
  Outpatient Treatment Program. Waterbury,          glass, with black metal panels separating the
  CT Renovations to allow a substance abuse         floors. The building will also include 150
  outpatient treatment program.                     parking spaces underground, and a fitness
  Assisted Living Facility                          club and fine restaurant on the ground floor,
       Edgecomb, ME                                 along with retail space. The Arlington
       54-unit assisted living facility.            Building, former home of Shreve, Crump &
  Residential - MultiFamily                         Low, along with three other buildings, will
       (Apartments/Condos),$< 5 million             be demolished to make way for the new
  South Meadow Road, Carver, MA.                    project. Developer Ronald Druker,
  Construction of five, two unit condomini-         President,The Druker Company Ltd, 50
  ums. Developer West Light Development             Federal Street,Suite 1000, Boston, MA
  Inc, 3 Main Street, Carver, MA 02330              02110-2585, PH: 617-357-5700 Architect
       PH: 508-866-3500                             Cesar Pelli, Project
  Route 20 Retail Development.                           Architect Pelli Clarke Pelli
       Charlton, MA Retail development fea-              1056 Chapel Street,New Haven, CT
  turing 600,000sf of retail and restaurant         06510, PH: 203-777-2515, Fax: 203-787-
  space. The complex will be anchored by a          2856, http://www.pcparch.com/
  grocery store and either a Home Depot or a        Quincy Redevelopment Project
  Lowe’s.                                                Quincy, MA -Two city-owned proper-
  Glen Ellen Condos                                 ties, the Ross parking garage and the
       Millis, MA - Development of 341 con-         Hancock Street parking lot, to be redevel-
  dos for residents 55 and older.                   oped into retail and office space.
  Commercial Business Park
       Nantucket, MA Construction of a com-

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                                                                             High-Profile: People
 Hoffmann Architects Expands Staff Dimeo Appoints Shawn MacDonald
       Hamden, CT                                                    garages, and struc-               Providence, RI – Dimeo Construction Company
-       Deborah J.                                                   tural systems. His          announced that Shawn MacDonald, estimator/planner, has
Costantini,     AIA                                                  current projects            been promoted to the position of business development
rejoins Hoffmann                                                     include Scholastic,         manager.
Architects as a                                                      Inc. Headquarters,                MacDonald joined the Dimeo team in 1997 and has
project architect.                                                   Foxwoods Resort             progressed through the technical service department, hav-
She brings over 15                                                   Casino, and Marsh           ing recently served as the on-site estimator for the new
years of experience                                                  M c L e n n a n             Natick Collection project.
in all phases of                                                     Headquarters.                     He will be based out of Dimeo’s Boston office locat-
architectural inves-                                                        Alison B.            ed on 54 Canal Street.                                               MacDonald
                            Hoffmann               Marsoli, Jr.
tigation, design,                                                     Hoffmann returns
document production, and construction                                 to       Hoffmann
administration.. Her current and previous                             Architects as pub-          CPP Hires Two Project Managers
projects include plaza repairs at the State                           lic        relations
                                                                                                     Boston, MA -                                                     Dependable
University of New York at Purchase, reha-                             C o o r d i n a t o r.
                                                                                               Corporate Project                                                      Construction.
bilitation of the dome of the U.S. Capitol                            Before rejoining
                                                                                               Partners      (CPP)                                                          A n d e r s o n ’s
Building, façade and roof evaluation at                               the firm, she was
                                                                                               announced        the                                                   exceptional inter-
Columbia University, and façade, roof and                             an adjunct profes-
                                                                                               addition of project                                                    personal and com-
window rehabilitation at various New                                  sor of English at
                                                                                               managers       Mike                                                    munication skills
York City public schools.                                             the University of
                                                                                               Banville        and                                                    coupled with her
       Robert A. Marsoli, Jr. recently               Costantini       Arizona, as well
                                                                                               Colleen Anderson.                                                      strong     financial
joined Hoffmann Architects as a Project                               as at Southern
                                                                                                     Banville is a                                                    background prove
coordinator. Marsoli provides engineering      Connecticut State University and at
                                                                                               project manager             Banville                 Anderson          valuable as a proj-
support for the firm’s projects and partici-   Quinnipiac University. She is responsible
                                                                                               with professional                                                      ect manager. She
pates in the assessment, design, document      for writing and editing public relations
                                                                                               experience in both project construction        recently managed an eight-phase reloca-
preparation, and review process for the        materials.
                                                                                               and management. He recently directed a         tion of employees and equipment in New
rehabilitation of facades, roofs, parking
                                                                                               multi phase renovation of a Liberty Mutual     Hampshire for Liberty Mutual and coordi-
                                                                                               operations facility affecting roughly 350      nated an employee open house for the new
                    Suffolk Hires Cook                                                         employees without interruption to daily
                                                                                               production activities.
                                                                                                                                              350,000 sf facility.
                                                                                                                                                    Prior to joining CPP, she was a mort-
        Boston, MA - Fred                                  marketplace.
  Cook has joined Suffolk                                        Cook comes to Suffolk               Prior to joining CPP, Banville man-      gage sales assistant at both Metrocities
  Construction as vice presi-                              from Jones Lang LaSalle,            aged relocations for Pro-Mutual and pro-       Mortgage and Wells Fargo Home
  dent of corporate interiors.                             where he served as senior           vided on-site construction support for         Mortgage.
  Cook brings over 24 years of                             vice president. Prior to JLL,
  specialized experience in cor-
  porate interiors.
                                                           Cook spent 13 years at Payton
                                                           Construction, where he led
                                                                                                             Nitsch Promotes Holmes
        His leadership will help                           the Corporate Interiors Group             Boston, MA - Nitsch                          Council      of    Engineering
  the Suffolk Interiors group                              as vice president.                  Engineering has promoted                           Companies and ACEC/MA.
  continue to expand in the                                                                    Nicole Holmes, PE, LEED AP,                        She also contributed to the
                                           Cook                                                to project manager.                                firm’s    2005     Engineering

             Chaves LEED Accredited                                                                  Holmes has seven years
                                                                                               of experience in providing site
                                                                                                                                                  Excellence Awards for the sus-
                                                                                                                                                  tainable site system design at
       Westfield, MA - Tighe &                                   David Pinsky, president       design and permitting services                     the Massachusetts Institute of
Bond, Inc. announced that                                  of the engineering firm said,       for a wide range of projects.                      Technology’s Stata Center.
Carlos J. Chaves has become                                “Carlos’s accreditation brings      Over the past five years, her                             Holmes also has provid-
the     firm’s    first  LEED                              valuable credentials to the         project work has focused on           Holmes       ed her sustainable expertise on
Accredited Professional.                                   firm, as well as eligibility to     providing sustainable site                         projects at Yale University,
       The accreditation distin-                           pursue projects on which own-       design and consulting on projects up and Princeton University, Harvard University,
guishes professionals with the                             ers are mandating the partici-      down the East Coast.                      Emory University, Virginia Tech, and The
knowledge and skills to suc-                               pation of a LEED AP.”                     Her work on the University of Connecticut Center for Science and
cessfully steward the LEED                                                                     Virginia’s Meadow Creek Stormwater Exploration, among others.
certification process.                                                                         Master Plan received 2007 Engineering
                                                                                               Excellence Awards from the American

                                                                                                    Arrowstreet Promotes Key Staff
                                                                                                      Somerville, MA - Arrowstreet has named Dennis Carlberg, AIA, LEED AP; Pat
                                                                                                Cornelison, AIA, LEED AP; and Kevin Nice, AIA, LEED AP as principals.
                                                                                                      Arrowstreet, based in Somerville, provides architecture, planning, interior design,
                                                                                                and graphic design services in places as diverse as Iceland, China, and Argentina.

                                                                                                             Nice                      Carlberg                      Cornelison

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                                                                     High-Profile: Calendar
                                                                  NAWIC Spring Forum                                                        NAIOP Breakfast
                                                                                                                                              Thursday, January 17
                                                 The Granite State Chapter of NAWIC is sponsoring the Northeast Region 14                     Driven by Demand Building Green
                                           Spring Forum 2008 on April 4-5, at the Sheraton Harborside, Portsmouth NH.                  from the User's Perspective
  MBC 2008 Calendar                              The purpose of this conference is to gather chapters from the Northeast region to            NAIOP Massachusetts has assem-
     Thursday, February 14, Educational    generate ideas on how to further promote NAWIC and the construction industry. In            bled a group of senior executives, respon-
Breakfast Program 7:30 - 9:30 AM           addition, there will be educational seminars including                                      sible for implementing their firm's sustain-
     Topic and speaker to be announced.    LEED which will be a topic beneficial to our industry.                                      ability decisions, to discuss questions on
                                                 For     more      information    please     visit                                     "demanding green".
                                           www.nawic.org or www.nawicnh.com..                                                                 Registration    and      Continental
                                                                                                                                       Breakfast: 7:15 AM
                                                  Geothermal                                     2008 World of                                Program: 8:00 am - 9:00 am
                                                                                                                                              Seaport Hotel, Plaza Ballroom,
                                                 Overview Series                                   Concrete                            Boston, MA. information@naiopma.org
      IFMA BOSTON                                 January 16-17 - Boston, MA                    Exhibits: Jan. 22 - 25; Seminars:
       Sustainability Program -                   This two day geothermal overview       Jan. 21 - 25                                   SMPS Panel Discussion
                                           series is co-taught by Dr. Gary Phetteplace          Las Vegas Convention Center | Las            Increasing      the    Value        of
       Wednesday, January 16, 7:30 a.m.
                                           and John Manning, PE, LEED AP.                Vegas, NV USA                                 Marketing Within Your Firm
- 4:00 p.m -.Bentley College
                                           Phetteplace and Manning are two of the               Leica Geosystems will host a                 This program will address such
        A program on maintaining facili-                                                                                               topics as:
ties in an efficient and environmentally   leading experts in the United States on       uniquely interactive educational and infor-
                                           geothermal heating and cooling systems.       mational exhibit with a complete range of           • Taking the lead in developing
effective manner over the long term.                                                                                                   firm strategy, and training staff to exe-
       Confirmed speakers: Gloria          The two combine for nearly 60 years of        advanced construction products and solu-
                                                                                         tions at the 2008 World of Concrete show.     cute that strategy
Cordes Larson, president, Bentley          experience in the geothermal industry.
                                                                                                                                             • Developing the skills to “sit at the
College;     Alan Whitson, president ,            Topics covered:                               Two new products that will be fea-
                                                                                                                                       table” with senior firm management
Corporate Realty, Design, and                     Geothermal System Types, How           tured at their exhibit booth include the
                                                                                                                                             • Establishing mentoring programs
Management Institute;           Michael    Heat Pumps Work, Geothermal in LEED           Leica Builder RM power and the
                                                                                                                                       for emerging marketing leaders in your firm
DellaBarba, EH&E; Ian Bowles,              Buildings, Geothermal in LEED                 PowerBlade machine control system.                  • Using marketing research to
Massachusetts Governor's Office;           Buildings, Ground Heat Exchange                      Leica Geosystems will once again       drive your strategy and guide firm
Harvard Green Campus Initiative.           Design, Software and Design Resources,        host its popular GradeSmart 3D simulator,     growth
       Tour of the Campus and Reception    System Cost, Operating Performance,           an innovative 3D video experience that              Wednesday, January 30th
to follow.                                 Regulations.                                  lets visitors sit in the driver’s seat of a         3:00 PM: Registration 3:30–5:30
       Boston Chapter/IFMA c/o The                HeatSpring Energy                      dozer while the GradeSmart 3D system          PM:      Program;      5:30–6:30       PM:
Guild Associates, Inc.                            501 Cambridge Street Suite 201         completes a grading project.                  Networking Reception
       389 Main Street, suite 202.                Cambridge, MA 02141                                                                        The Colonnade Hotel, 120
Malden, MA 02148                                  Tel:       617.252.0600         Fax:                                                 Huntington Avenue,Boston, MA 02116
       P: 781.397.8870 F: 781.397.8887     617.812.6206                        Email:                                                        For questions contact smps-
Email: ifma@ifmaboston.org                 info@heatspring.com                                                                         boston@smpsboston.org or (617) 489-

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                                                                                         Boston Sports Club Core & Shell - Cranshaw Construction
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                                                                                          Clark University Residence Hall - Consigli Construction
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                                                                                             Greater Boston Food Bank - Consigli Construction
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                                                                                                Salem Country Club - Salem Country Club
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