I think it’s safe to say that I have three babies – my three year old, my nine month old, and shared custody of Tocci’s Intern Program. As important as it is for us to teach our children to become humble, bright individuals eager for the next opportunity, we must also carry this approach through when onboarding young adults into today’s working world. We can make this possible through proper teaching, not just by-the-books teaching,…

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Last Friday, some of Tocci’s office staff were toured around the Homewood Suites jobsite in Worcester by Steve Gonthier, Superintendent, and Taj Goodpaster, Senior Project Manager. Throughout the tour, we saw the various stages of the different hotel rooms. On the 6th floor, we saw the installation of appliances, the walls papered and painted, and floors prepped for carpeting. On the 5th floor, we observed the finishes installation. On the 1st floor, the lobby…

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I recently made the transition from architectural practice to a Virtual Design and Construction (VDC) role here at Tocci Building Companies. A VDC Specialist’s role is to support project teams prior to and during construction by collaborating with all project team members (Owners, Architects, Civil, Structural and MEP Engineers, and Trade Contractors).

It is our job to:

  • Visualize and communicate items clearly to ensure design intent is properly executed to its fullest extent.
  • Preserve…

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Part 4 of our 4 part series recognizing the women who work at Tocci and their role on construction projects. Click here for Part 1: FrancesPart 2: Tammi, and Part 3: Maria. Thank you to all of the wonderful women who participated in this series!

Lila Tocci is the Director of Company Life + Charitable Giving, she also happens to be the CEO’s, John Tocci, wife. While, technically, Lila…

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Part 3 of our 4 part series recognizing the women who work at Tocci and their role on construction projects. Click here for Part 1: Frances and Part 2: Tammi.

Maria Pons is an Assistant Project Manager (APM) in our Operations Department. In construction for almost five years, as an APM, Maria’s handles background paperwork, including submittals, requests for information (RFI), meeting minutes and document control of drawings and specs. When new…

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