Construction Management Firm establishes repeat relationship with Trip Advisor
3/12/2010, Quincy, MA — J. Calnan & Associates, Inc., one of New England’s leading construction management firms specializing in world-class pre-construction services and challenging construction projects, recently completed its second project for the World’s Largest Travel Guide, Trip Advisor.
Located in Newton Technology Park, building N3 included the demolition of the interior offices and warehouse space of over 50,000 square feet to allow for an open layout. The new space is comprised of offices and high end conference rooms with teleconferencing and full Audio Visual capabilities. Trip Advisor’s signature “Collaboration Area’s” have skylights and 14ft high murals of various exotic locations around the world. Interior highlights include extensive soffit work, recessed & pendant lighting, aluminum entrances, solid wood doors, various fabric draperies and paneling, modern furniture, ceramic tiling, new bathrooms and accommodations for expecting mothers.
Exterior features include new energy efficient windows on 80% of the building, new EIFS work, canopies with metal paneling and aluminum entrances. Additionally, new mechanical equipment including energy efficient Roof Top Units, a new 1.5 million BTU Boiler heating system and new DDC Control Units will keep the building running efficiently.
Project Executive, Stephen Robak says “Trip Advisor is an exceptional company and we are thrilled to have had to the opportunity to work with them, Crosspoint and the entire project team again. We look forward to the next project and to building upon our strong relationship with the Trip Advisor team.”
About J. Calnan & Associates, Inc.
Founded in 1996, J. Calnan & Associates, Inc. (JC&A), is one of New England’s leading construction management firms specializing in pre-construction services and challenging construction projects. JC&A provides world-class services to select high-profile clients in the corporate, private school and life science markets. JC&A’s reputation has earned assignments from select clients including New England Sports Network (NESN), Reebok International, The TJX Companies, Inc., PUMA, iRobot, Liberty Mutual, The MathWorks, General Electric, and Wyeth Pharmaceuticals. Among recent awards, JCA has received a Boston Business Journal Citizenship award for its philanthropic efforts three years in a row, Boston SF recognized JC&A as “Construction Firm of the Year,” and the Ohio Casualty Group presented JC&A with the Platinum Safety Award for an outstanding safety record for the second time in two years. More information can be found at www.jcalnan.com.