Recent Projects

10 Essex Street, Cambridge

Project: 10 Essex Street, Cambridge
Client: Whipple Construction
Architect: Golden Architects
Status: Design

Exterior View The transit-oriented residential project will be located in the heart of Cambridge’s Central Square.  The building will be a mix of studio and one-, two- and three-bedroom units, along with ground-floor retail.  The building will be six stories high, with underground parking, and totals 114,000 square feet of gross floor area on a lot size of 35,000 square feet. (Image: Perkins Eastman)


Coastal Nissan Auto Dealership, Norwell

Project: Coastal Nissan
Client: Coastal Nissan
Architect: Forte Architecture + Design
Status: Construction

Nissan Dealership Exterior ViewRenovation of Coastal Nissan auto dealership at Accord Park, Norwell including new DCR Collision Center. The existing building has a main floor and a partial mezzanine level with a total of 28,000 SqFt. The new DCR Collision Center will take about 10,000 SqFt on the main floor and about 2,300 SqFt of the mezzanine for offices. There will be some common space in the building center and a space for a future tenant.



Herb Chambers Lincoln of Norwood

Filed Under Auto Dealerships, Retail

Project: Herb Chambers Lincoln of Norwood
Client: Regent Associates, Inc.
Architect: Regent Associates Inc, Architects
Status: Construction

The project will consist of a new 21,000 sq ft. building to include Showroom, Offices and Service Area including car wash for a Lincoln auto dealership.









270 Newbury Street Restaurant Tenant Renovation

Client: The Copley Group
Architect: Tise Design Associates
Status: Built
Project: 270 Newbury Street Basement Restaurant Renovation


270 Newbury St Exterior Before Renovation

Renovation of the 1,675 sf, lower level (basement) to meet the new needs of a restaurant type tenant.   The base building Plumbing, Fire Protection and Electrical services will be upgraded to support this project. Plumbing will require adequate underground piping and connections to existing sewer pipe for a restaurant kitchen operation and for new public toilets. HVAC will require new gas fired furnaces with new ductwork and devices for the lower level along with condensers on the roof to provide heating and cooling. The existing steam boilers will be replaced and piping revised to reconnect to the existing risers for the 12 residential units.





121-127 Portland Street Condominiums

Project: Portland Street Condominiums, Boston
Client: Whipple Construction
Architect: Golden Architects
Status: Construction

The six-story Forecaster Building, a vacant building in the Bulfinch Triangle at 121-127 Portland St., will undergo a $20 million renovation and conversion that will include condominiums and retail space.  
121-127 Portland Street Exterior View Existing Building Renovations and additions will add four stories to the building for a total of ten.  After renovation and addition, the historic 109,033 sf property will house eighty residential units, including one-, two- and three-bedroom condominiums. Two ground floor retail spaces totaling 3,719 square feet will create street-level activity and vitality for the neighborhood. 

The newly renovated building will have 127,000 sf of residential, retail and garage space. The additional stories will add twenty-nine new residential units. Thirty-two parking spaces for residents will be contained within the first floor and will utilize mechanical stacking systems. Additionally, the renovation will provide space for electrical charging stations to encourage the use of alternatively fueled vehicles. The development team includes Cathartes/AEW Portland Street IV, LLC and the Pizzuti Development Team.


Smithers Viscient Aquatics Addition

Project: Smithers Viscient Aquatics Addition, Wareham, MA
Client: JK Scanlan
Architect: Wilson Architects
Status: Design

Architects rendering of new addition

Expansion of the aquatics research facility at the existing Smithers Viscient Wareham research facility. The  7000 sf expansion will utilize a Pre-engineered Metal Building System. Smithers Viscient is a global Contract Research Organization (CRO) providing environmental testing, toxicology, and regulatory services for the crop protection, pharmaceutical, industrial chemical, and the consumer and household product industries with laboratories located in North America and Europe.