When a proposal to build the first new hotel in Providence in nearly a decade ran into opposition last summer, a few hundred unionized contractors and laborers filled the City Council's ornate chambers. They squeezed together on the elegant wooden …
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A pedestrian bridge crossing the Providence River is critically important for development of cleared land on either side of the river, according to Joseph F. Azrack, chairman of the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission.
PROVIDENCE – The United Association Local 51 Plumbers and Pipefitters has received a $131,400 Real Jobs RI implementation grant to launch an urban community apprenticeship program.
The grant will connect people of color and the …
Aspen Aerogels Inc. received $2.75 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy to develop a windowpane technology that incorporates a transparent silica aerogel to provide insulation and condensation resistance.
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Citizens Financial Group Inc. will build a new 420,000-square-foot corporate campus on the west side of Interstate 295 in Johnston to consolidate more than 3,200 employees in 2018.
The concrete supports that hold up the driving surface of the Route 6/Route 10 interchange over Westminster Street in Providence have their own support system, a series of braces that were installed 15 years ago.
Now those braces have …
Ed Wojcik Architect Ltd., Providence (Sorensen Family Reading Room), and Hweler + Yoon, Boston (Sidney E. Frank Digital Studio)
Shawmut Design and …