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Construction says »Dimeoconstruction projects green are no problem for it. Institutional | DIMEO CONSTRUCTION CO. Green High School D A HIGH SCHOOL AIMING FOR LEED SILVER STATUS REQUIRED THE SERVICES OF A STRONG BUILDER. imeo Construction Co. of Providence, R.I., has distinguished itself in multiple types of construction, such as academic, corporate, green buildings, healthcare, historic, public, R&D, residential, retail and special projects. Academic construction by Dimeo includes primary through secondary public and private schools, and public and private institutions of higher learning. One example of its work in the educational market is the $195.2million Newton North High School in Quincy, Mass. The 413,000-square-foot, four-story structure scheduled for completion in 2010 is striving to attain LEED silver status. The high school will include a theater, an outdoor stadium, gymnasium, locker rooms, indoor swimming pool, cafeteria, restaurant, vocational educational workshops and the latest technological advances. The school committee chose Gund Partnership of Cambridge to Dimeo Construction Co. www.dimeo.com • Headquarters: Providence, R.I. • Services: General contracting, construction management “The Dimeo organization continues to make progress towards embracing sustainable design and construction practices.” –Dimeo Construction Co. create an architecturally distinctive structure. The LEED silver status of the high school is just one of Dimeo’s projects that supports its belief in sustainability in building design and construction. The company says this “is an important and growing trend in the construction of buildings and one Dimeo fully embraces and is excited to be part of.” Among the green projects on which Dimeo has worked is the first LEED-certified building in Connecticut and the first green museum, the Mark Twain Museum Visitor Center in Hartford, Conn. The company says significant sustainable systems were included in the new 360,000square-foot IKEA store it built in Stoughton, Mass., that features rooftop gardens. “The Dimeo organization continues to make progress towards embracing sustainable design and construction practices, including having several employees who are LEEDaccredited professionals and several others pursuing accreditation,” the company says. Diverse Services Among the services Dimeo offers are general contracting, contract administration, RFI/submittal management, schedule management CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM JANUARY 2010
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Construction Today - January 2010
Metrus Construction Limited: Le Parc Tower II
CJ Pink Ltd.
Costello Dismantling Co. Inc.
Allied Building Products Corp.
IDEURBAN: The St. Regis Mexico City
Jersen Construction Group
Killian Construction Co.: The Westin Hotel
Legacy Partners Residential: Riverpark
Strathcona Mechanical Ltd.
Tilton Pacific Construction Inc.
On the Cover
Product Showcase: Software and New Technology
Nicholson Construction Co.
Gilchrist Construction Co.
Turner Construction Co.: MIC Rental Car Center
Union Concrete Construction: Outer Harbor Parkway Project
D’Onofrio General Contractors Corp.
Worldwide Rental Services
AmQuip Crane Corp.
EIC Associates Inc.
Intercounty Paving Associates LLC: N.Y. Route 112
Matrix Design Group
Nicholson Construction Co.: Canton Dam
Wilson & Company Inc. Engineers and Architects: Rail Division
Group Lepine Ltd.
Laurysen Kitchens Ltd.
Aspen Ridge Homes: Vu Living
Walsh Construction: Sherman Replacement Hospital
PortSide Builders Inc.
Summit Builders Construction Co.: Classic Residence at Silverstone
Keystone Construction Corp.: Carmel Arts District Lofts
HDR Architecture Inc.
Brasfield & Gorrie LLC
Dimeo Construction Co.
EllisDon: North Park Quad Pad Arena
CANA Construction: TELUS World of Science
Cornerstone General Contractors Inc.
Harvey-Cleary Builders: City of Austin Public Safety Training Facility
Hensel Phelps Construction Co.: Granada Hills High School
Pirtle Construction Co.: City of Miami College
Sundt: East Contra Costa
Taylor & Parrish Inc.: Carole Weinstein International Center
Turner Construction Co.: Nationwide Children's Hospital
Turner Construction Co.: Duval Unified County Courthouse Facility
Weddle Brothers Construction Co. Inc.
AP Construction Inc.: Kensington Creative and Performing Arts High School
The Boldt Co.: Luther Midelfort Hospital Expansion
Choate Construction: NGCSU Projects
Donley’s LLC: Bavaro Hall at the University of Virginia
EllisDon: Woodstock General Hospital
McCarty Corp.: Maneuver Center of Excellence Headquarters
Munlake Contractors Inc.
Murray Company: Kiowa Country Memorial Hospital
River City Construction LLC
Skyline Roofing Ltd.
SpawGlass: Austin Community College Round Rock Campus
W.E. O’Neil Construction: Downtown Women's Center Project
CANA Construction: SMART Technologies
Ecco III Enterprises Inc.
G.W. Peoples Contracting Co.
ARCO/Murray National Construction Co. Inc.
Baker Electric Inc.
Chester Bross Construction Co.
Titan Wrecking & Environmental LLC
Last Look: Urban Landmarks
Construction Today - January 2010