Design / Build

MDA and Studio aCd complete 6,500 s/f expansion for Lavazza; Team included JRM, MG Engineering and Officenter

Manhattan, NY Montroy DeMarco Architecture (MDA) and Turin, Italy-based Isidoro Mastronardi of Studio aCd Architetti have completed the expansion of the U.S. headquarters office and showroom of the leading global coffee supplier and equipment manufacturer Lavazza, also based in Turin.

Chambers joins STO Building Group as EEO & diversity manager

New York, NY Marisa Chambers has joined the STO Building Group in the new position of EEO & diversity manager. In this role, she will assist with project pursuits with EEO requirements as well help guide the firm’s continued diversity and inclusion efforts. Establishing a role dedicated...

Steven Kratchman Architect completes phase two of Ravel Hotel; Creates 10-story, ground-up hotel tower

Queens, NY Steven Kratchman Architect, P.C. (SKAPC) has completed the second phase of a multi-faceted repositioning of Ravel Hotel in Long Island City. SKAPC specializes in repurposing and reinvigorating existing spaces with design concepts that are both sophisticated and practical.

Mann-Amato joins Mancini as a principal

New York, NY Mancini has added Jessica Mann-Amato, IIDA, LEED AP, previously of Spector Group, into a principal position that will supercharge technology-driven design at the firm. Mann-Amato brings 20 years of client-focused design experience that will navigate the opportunities where next-level..

Kings Capital Construction hires Dwyer as senior project executive

Tarrytown, NY Kings Capital Construction has hired John Dwyer as senior project executive. Dwyer’s arrival at Kings signifies their continued growth and expansion in the midrise multifamily market. He has 20 years of experience in ground up, institutional, townhouse and high-end construction.

RXR and New Rochelle city officials cut ribbon for 360 Huguenot; PS&S Architecture designs 280-unit rental building

New Rochelle, NY Marking a  milestone in the evolution and revitalization of the city’s downtown, the development team behind 360 Huguenot, RXR Realty’s newest residential project and the first of many slated as part of its master planned development for the downtown area, joined with city officials for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially mark the grand opening of the 280-unit rental building. 

Ryan Soames Engineering acquires AEP in New Jersey

West Orange, NJ Ryan Soames Engineering has acquired Adaptive Engineering Professionals (AEP), the full-service mechanical, electrical and plumbing consulting firm located in N.J. The company will employ three team members, led by company executive Alex Giordano, PE.

SG Blocks constructs 640 s/f seasonal bar with GreenSteel product; in partnership with Elle woodworking

Manhattan, NY According to SG Blocks, Inc., a leading designer, innovator and fabricator of container-based structures, The Terrace, the cocktail bar BlackTail’s expansion, was delivered to Pier A in Battery Park. In partnership with Elle Woodworking, an architectural design and fabrication group of...

Meltzer joins Meltzer/Mandl Architects, P.C.

New York, NY Eli Meltzer, AIA, has joined Meltzer/Mandl Architects, P.C., serving alongside his architect/developer father, Marvin Meltzer, AIA, who founded the firm in 1995 with his late partner, David Mandl. In that time, the firm has gone on to design 12,000 units of affordable and market-rate housing in the NYC area.

NYSERDA and Con Ed launch Business Energy Pro

Albany, NY NYSERDA and Con Edison have partnered to begin a pay-for-performance pilot program that will leverage Con Edison’s smart meter technology to measure energy efficiency savings at small and medium-sized businesses in Staten Island and Westchester County