Garden City Center Expansion Continues

Garden City Center, a 500,000 sq. ft. mixed-use center comprising retail, restaurant, and office space located on Route 2 in Cranston, is currently in the fifth phase of its expansion, with foundations set and steel being erected for 30,000 sq. ft. of new restaurant and retail space. The shopping center’s expansion is in response... read more »

Q&A with Joe Duhamel

Q: When did you know you wanted to be an engineer? A: I knew at an early age that I wanted to be an engineer. My Dad (Chris Duhamel, Principal at DiPrete Engineering) would take me to a lot of his project sites. We would walk around, I would ask a lot of questions... read more »

DiPrete Gives Back This Holiday Season

Supporting the surrounding communities is an important priority for DiPrete Engineering. This holiday season, employees are donating to both the Rhode Island Community Food Bank and to Amos House, a leading social service agency in Rhode Island. In November, the team collected non-perishable food which was donated to the food bank and then distributed... read more »

The International Yacht Restoration School Opens New Building

The International Yacht Restoration School (IYRS) has officially opened its new building, The Brooks Building, at its Newport, RI campus, bringing the composite labs over from its second campus in Bristol, RI in hopes of doubling its enrollment to 200 students. IYRS is a private, non-profit school that focuses on training highly-skilled craftspeople and... read more »

Save a Lab Needs Your Help!

The holidays are quickly approaching, and now more than ever, our four-legged friends are in need of good, loving homes. This holiday season, consider helping out a furry friend in your community. Every day, nearly 14,000 dogs are euthanized due to over-population and neglect. With little space and few resources, all types of dogs... read more »