Tape measures, string, and stakes to Digital models, lasers, and robotic layout equipment! By Richard Regitano

Design Phase: It all begins with a site survey (or this case, an integrated site survey & laser scan)… Once the survey & laser scan are complete, they are imported into the model, to provide both existing conditions and tie the model into real world coordinates. The laser scan allows the team to understand the exact geometry in the…

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For immediate release August 6, 2008, Tocci Building Companies, Woburn, MA Tocci, KlingStubbins and Autodesk are in the midst of the design phase of the Autodesk AEC headquarters, located in Waltham MA. Both the project constraints and IPD contract require team members to work closely, so all parties have made a commitment to co-locate. Co-location refers to spending time in each other’s offices, physically working in the same space.

During the current phase (design), the…

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For Immediate Release August 6th 2008, Tocci Building Companies, Woburn, MA

In April, Tocci was selected to build an addition to the Crate and Barrel at Natick Collections because of our cutting edge use of Virtual Construction. Crate and Barrel has made a commitment to utilize VDC on all new projects. Teng Associates, the architect and engineering firm selected to design the project, modeled the project prior to our involvement, but then worked with our…

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We know that there are men, women and children throughout the world crippled by birth defect, disease or accident. We imagine that they move through their day, perhaps like someone we know, by wheelchair or prosthetic device. In reality this isn’t the case. For over one hundred million poor, physically disabled people the options for mobility are limited to crawling or being carried — the benefit of medical invention beyond their financial reach. John Tocci…

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For immediate release July 7th, 2008 Tocci Building Companies Woburn, MA. John Tocci, CEO; Joseph Cavallaro, Project Manager; Rich Regitano, Assistant Project Manager and LEED certification administrator; and John White, Project Superintendent, were invited guests to the July 1, 2008 ribbon cutting for the Lexington, MA select service Starwood hotels—aloft and element. The eco-friendly and spacious 123 unit element and the stylish and social-centric 136 unit aloft are the first and fourth of these two…

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