A couple of months ago we gave you the scoop on a drone brought to one of our jobsites. We thought you might be curious about the kind of photos taken of the site, so here is a look at the aerial photography captured by the drone’s camera.

Tocci Building Companies Shows Commitment to Safety with Addition of Charles Rosenthall as Safety Director

Rosenthall brings strong background in construction safety to industry leading firm

Woburn, MA (August 13, 2014) – Tocci Building Companies(Tocci), a Boston-area construction manager and recognized leader in virtual design and construction solutions, has announced the addition of experienced industry safety leader Charles Rosenthall (Chuck) as the company’s full-time Safety Director.

In this position, Rosenthall will work hand in…

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Working outdoors during the summer presents a number of hazards on and off the job, many of which are commonly overlooked. Summer health risks and preventative measures include the following:

Heat – Heat illness from exposure to high temperatures and humidity, as well as UV exposure, can lead to serious injuries/illnesses. When planning outdoor work activates try to minimize work during peak heat hours (roughly 3:00-4:30pm during the summer) when possible. It is also important…

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Some summer fun at Tocci! The recent party hosted by the Operations department got us outside and featured games like cornhole, ladder ball, tossing the football, and bocce.

I recently had my first experience with IPD (Integrated Project Delivery) and colocation. The team setup colocation at Tocci’s Woburn office, creating enough space for the client, architect, engineers, and key trade partners. During our 3-month colocation period, the team was able to concurrently design, plan, and price the project.

While I’ve understood the value of colocation, I wasn’t thrilled about trading in my office for an open-office-style desk three days a week….

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