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RIVERHEAD BUILDING SUPPLY will acquire United Builder Supply, a four-unit lumber and building materials supplier with locations in Rhode Island and Connecticut. / COURTESY RIVERHEAD BUILDING SUPPLY CORP.

Riverhead Building Supply to acquire United Builders Supply

WESTERLY – Riverhead Building Supply Corp. has entered in to an agreement to acquire United Builders Supply, the company announced this week.UBS, a lumber...

Female architects, engineers scarce in R.I.

Ocean State women are still struggling to make inroads in some traditionally male-dominated fields, including jobs that might not immediately come to mind, such...

Dryvit acquires Canadian insulated-concrete-forms manufacturer and distributor

PROVIDENCE – Dryvit Systems Inc. has acquired Nadura Corp., an Ontario, Canada-based, insulated-concrete-forms manufacturer and distributer.Nudura will become a stand-alone operating unit of Dryvit.Nadura...

Keough Construction makes healthy living a rewarding choice

Healthiest Employees: 2-149 Employees | #5. R. Keough Construction Inc. CEO (or equivalent): Raymond Keough, president Number of employees: 13R. Keough Construction Inc., with offices in...

Gilbane on a mission to improve employee health

Healthiest Employees: 500-1,999 Employees | #3. Gilbane Inc. CEO (or equivalent): Thomas F. Gilbane Jr., CEO and chairman Number of employees: 1,839For the last five...
PBN IS PLANNING OCTOBER publication for "A guide to Stuff made and built in Rhode Island."

PBN plans new publication, ‘Stuff,’ to highlight manufacturing, construction

PROVIDENCE – For many decades, one might say centuries, Rhode Island was known across the globe as a maker of things – clothing, boats...
KIMBERLY MOOERS has been appointed executive director of the R.I. Health and Educational Building Corp. She will begin her new role on Aug. 8. / COURTESY R.I. HEALTH AND EDUCATIONAL BUILDING CORP.

Mooers appointed executive director of R.I. Health and Educational Building Corp.

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Health and Educational Building Corp. has appointed Kimberly Mooers executive director, the quasi-public municipal and nonprofit financing organization announced Wednesday.Mooers...

Nicholas Balzano, 28

PROJECT MANAGER – GILBANE BUILDING CO.Where do you see yourself professionally in 20 years? I hope to be leading an office for Gilbane Building...
the prop: A hard hat. “I really love being part of the company I’m working at. … I’ve been working on bridges since the beginning of my career.” / PBN PHOTO/MIKE SKORSKI

Merve Iplikcioglu Kirtan, 35


PROJECT MANAGER/STRUCTURAL ENGINEER – STEERE ENGINEERING INC.Where do you see yourself professionally in 20 years? I love what I am doing. I would like to...

Housing will get even less affordable

The United States housing sector has mostly recovered from the subprime mortgage-led collapse. The homeownership rate has started rising again, to 64.2 percent from...
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