88 Wareham Street is a mixed use, 27 unit building in the South End of Boston. We spoke with Cost Engineer, Joe Flaherty, to get the scoop on its recent progress:

This tight site requires careful logistics planning. As it also abuts another active construction site which included the demolition of an existing building, certain work such as the demolition had to be completed before any work at 88 Wareham Street could start. We…

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In a time when building codes and construction methods produce buildings that are perfectly level, plumb and square, I miss the comfortable imperfections of the past. It’s not that I’m knocking today’s construction, but I find it hard to imagine that in a hundred years buildings will have the same character as historical buildings do now. Will they still be as perfect then as they are now? Will future generations look fondly at steel beams,…

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Last night Berkeley Investments hosted a team appreciation event to celebrate the progress made so far at The Graphic and the exciting development still to come. Berkeley and ICON have been great to work with and we have been making some great progress onsite. Superintendent, Paul Powers, got us up to speed on this recent progress:

“The Graphic is a two-building residential development for Berkeley Investments in Charlestown, MA. The first building is a 100-year-old,…

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Engage the audience, speak with conviction, elaborate with clarity; this is what runs through my mind as I prepare my 8-minute speech. I have a speaking role this week. This is just one speech of ten that I have to deliver in order to complete the course.

That’s right, a public speaking course—daunting I know. But this course is different. It’s called Toastmasters International, and it’s a worldwide nonprofit educational organization that seeks to…

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Station Row is a 260,000 square foot six story residential multifamily community located in downtown Providence, RI. The project is currently targeted for completion in the fall of 2018. Superintendent, Matt Neel, gave us the scoop.

The sixth floor of the North end of the building is being erected with roof truss preparations being made; roofing is scheduled to follow. The fourth floor walls of the South end of the building are being erected…

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