Aura Properties Breaks Ground on MA Mixed-Use Project

The company is developing the five-story, 42,000-square-foot building in Brookline, with a completion date scheduled for next August. by Keith Loria Aura Properties, together with partners Kaplan Construction, has begun construction on JFK Crossing, a new five-story, 42,000-square-foot mixed-use building in Brookline, Mass. “There is always a need for more vertical housing in the densely-populated…

DPS Group and Hodess Cleanroom Construction Complete Proprietary Cell Therapy Manufacturing Facility for Mustang Bio

DPS Group, a privately-owned, global engineering company, and Hodess Cleanroom Construction, a comprehensive cleanroom construction company, today announced that they have completed a proprietary cell therapy manufacturing facility for Mustang Bio, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. Mustang Bio engaged Hodess as prime consultant on the design/build project, and Hodess selected DPS Group for its depth…

Facility Profile: Mustang Bio Cell Therapy Manufacturing Facility

  by MaryBeth DiDonna, Editor Size: 27,000 sf Project team: DPS Group (engineering, architectural services), Hodess Cleanroom Construction (construction, prime consultant) Description: Mustang Bio’s new CAR T and gene therapy development facility is located within UMass Medicine Science Park in Worcester. It will support the clinical development and commercialization of Mustang’s CAR T and gene…

4 Steps for Planning Solar Power Canopies in Parking Areas

By Kevin Casey and Bradley Cardoso The benefits extend beyond energy production. Thoughtfully designed solar canopies reduce winter maintenance and give parking areas a distinctive presence. Part 1 The adoption of solar technology offers a substantial opportunity to make a meaningful reduction in a building’s carbon footprint while also having significant economic benefits and enhancing…