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State needs new direction on housing

The Great Recession is often pointed to as when construction of new single-family homes precipitously dropped, and from which the state has yet to...
FINISHED ORDER: Machine operator Claudia Herrera completes an order at ParsonsKellogg in East Providence. The company prints and embroiders company logos on products for promotional purposes.
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R.I. bizs much more confident in themselves than state economy

Rhode Island businesspeople can be an insecure bunch. Even when the economy appears to be humming along, many have difficulty shaking a nagging feeling that...
PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Five Questions With Melissa Carter

Melissa Carter | Planning and design manager, Stantec Inc. 1. What’s your job in the final phase of Narragansett Bay Commission’s Combined Sewer Overflow project?...
MAKING PLANS: Chelsea Siefert, Quonset Development Corp.’s new planning director, speaks with Steven King, managing director.
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Five Questions With Chelsea Siefert

Chelsea Siefert | Director of planning and development, Quonset Development Corp. 1. What was your previous job and how does it relate to your new...

New Construction August 2019

The Nightingale | 78 Fountain St., Providence Construction on a new six-story, mixed-use building commenced in October 2018 and the building is expected to be...

Apartments sprout outside Providence’s downtown

For all the attention on how downtown office buildings are being converted to apartments, or the potential addition of a residential skyscraper, the most...
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New Construction May 2019

University of Rhode Island Brookside Apartments | 35 Campus Ave., South Kingstown The university’s newest residential hall is close to becoming a reality on campus....

New Construction March 2019

Roger Williams University School of Engineering, Computing and Construction Management Labs | 1 Old Ferry Road, Bristol Roger Williams University officials recently held a steel...
IMPROVEMENTS UNDERWAY: ProvPort Terminal Manager Chris Waterson identifies a section of the port that will handle wind turbines. The port is undergoing improvements after voters in 2016 approved $20 million in upgrades. / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO


Can the Ocean State stay in the race for offshore wind-energy...

The nation’s first offshore wind farm is spinning off Block Island. But Rhode Island appears to be playing catch-up to neighboring Massachusetts in preparing...
PBN PHOTO/JAMES BESSETTE

New Construction January 2019

Bayside Condominiums | Cowesett Road and Post Road, Warwick Walls and the roofs are upright on a new 10-unit condominium project, and work is approximately...
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