Archive | January, 2012


Shot in the Arm

Baystate Project Lifted a Troubled Construction Sector Late in 2008, just as the economy began to slide into the Great Recession, officials at Baystate Health were having second thoughts about moving forward with their planned $250 million Hospital of the Future expansion. They eventually decided to press on, much to the relief of hundreds of […]

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Robin Sauve, owner of Barkley Logistics

Momentum Building

Enterprise Center Has a New Lease on Life One of the main marketing taglines for the Scibelli Enterprise Center at Springfield Technical Community College is ‘Business Building.” This explains both what the facility is — a facility housing small businesses, said Director Marla Michel — and what it does, which is to help certain clients […]

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Stephen Jablonski (right) and Brian DeVriese.

The Old College Try

Recent Projects Embody Firm’s Commitment to ‘Preserve, Adapt, Renew’ Architects Stephen Jablonski and Brian DeVriese have crafted an impressive legacy of projects involving schools, libraries, museums, parks, and a host of other structures. But rarely have they been tested by the time constraints they faced last summer when Springfield College tapped them for repairs of […]

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A Victory on Many Levels The recent announcement that Thing5 LLC will be creating a new call center in One Financial Plaza, thus bringing 500 new jobs to Springfield, is a positive story for the city and the region — on a number of levels. Let’s start with the jobs. That’s priority No. 1 in […]

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