If you attended the 2013 SIOR/NAIOP Mid-Year Review Program on June 13, 2013 at Boston’s Westin Waterfront Hotel, you had to leave the event excited about all that is happening in eastern New England in the entire commercial, industrial, and residential marketplace. Every speaker had positive attitudes backed up by strong statistics. How long... read more »
Team members from Dacon Corporation and AccuRounds recently joined forces in a unique collaborative effort known as the Production Preparation Process (3P) to improve customer satisfaction with the services to be provided in AccuRounds’ new facility in Avon. By refining the details of the new location in the earliest stages of building planning, the... read more »
Dacon Corporation has added three new positions to its staff. Dacon recently hired Andrew T. Previdi as an Assistant Project Manager and Michael A. Lentine as an Assistant Superintendent. Geoffrey Rogers, AIA, has joined Dacon’s affiliate architectural engineering firm, PDA, as a Project Captain.
Last January, my 2012 Design/Build Forecast discussed the Mayan Calendar doomsday potential versus common sense reality that we would survive and that the design/build market would improve in 2012. It’s nice to have your predictions come true. Over the past dozen years, I have specifically written this forecast as a market overview and not... read more »
Why do so many scientific minds turn to Dacon for the design and construction of their facilities? The answer is simple, because our design/build delivery process best matches the scientific method: Plan-Do-Check-Act. Our most recent successes happen to be in the clean energy market — timely additions to a marketplace coming to grips with... read more »
Let’s get this straight. On top of all the challenges that the facility support services team faces to deliver clinical space; new, HUGE, variables have been added: Increased pressure to take COST OUT of the system and IMPROVE QUALITY. Paradigm shift to Patient Centered Care. A wave of physicians transitioning from private practice to... read more »
Working with Payette Associates, Dacon recently completed the Hallmark Breast Care Center. Elisa Scher, System Director of Hallmark Health Systems, had this to say about our partnership: “What I find most satisfying about Dacon is their ability to collaborate and join the clinical team to understand our goals and then to deliver a beautiful facility.... read more »
The commercial industrial suburban real estate market has been more active in the first half of 2012 than anytime since the 2008 financial crisis. Locally based development firms as well as locally owned manufacturing firms have taken advantage of aggressive seller pricing and invested in vacant large industrial properties at significantly reduced prices. Properties... read more »