Channel Center Garage Receives 2 Lighting Awards

Channel Center Garage, A Street, Boston, MA

The Channel Center Garage received two awards from the IESNA, Illuminating Engineering Society, Boston Section, on Friday, June 5th: the Energy and Environmental Design Award and the Outdoor Lighting Design Award. The project is nominated for national IESNA awards to be named in November. Congratulations to the entire design team, particularly lighting designer Derek Barnwell… Read more »


NACA, Jackson Square, Opens

NACA-Mezzanine Stair

NACA, Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America, is relocating their corporate offices to Jackson Square, Roxbury, MA.  This project transforms a former planned retail space with 22 foot high ceilings into an office use with an inserted mezzanine level.  The office will reflect a modern industrial feeling by leaving the existing piping, ductwork, etc. exposed.  The program… Read more »


Infill Development


Massachusetts’s housing supply is not meeting demand.  One solution is infill development. With thoughtful design strategies, new development can be integrated into existing neighborhood fabric with respect to block patterns, scale, building features, landscaping and other characteristics.  Mixing housing with office, retail and restaurant uses allows for compact, efficient land use with opportunities for short… Read more »