Sports Complex in Newport County Nearing Completion

Tiverton, RI’s new 187,000 square foot family and sports center, next to Route 24 in the Tiverton Industrial Park, is nearing completion. The facility, known as Longplex Family Fitness & Sports Center, is 80% complete with all site work done and steel fully erected. “We are just working on the interior now,” says Jim Long... read more »

Emerson Torrey Helps Organize Tom Petty Hurricane Relief Concert

Last month, a group of local musicians, including DiPrete Engineering’s very own Director of Information Technology, Emerson Torrey, held a concert called “A Higher Place,” to benefit those affected by 2017’s treacherous hurricane season across parts of Texas, Florida, and the Caribbean. Not long after deciding to hold the hurricane relief concert back in... read more »

DiPrete Celebrates National Engineers Week

Founded by the National Society of Professional Engineers in 1951, National Engineers Week highlights the good works done by engineers all across the country. Observed by more than 70 engineering, educational and cultural societies, as well as more than 50 corporations and government agencies, National Engineers Week raises public awareness of engineers’ positive contributions to... read more »

East Providence to Receive New O’Reilly Auto Parts

Plans for an O’Reilly Auto Parts in East Providence have received approval from the East Providence Zoning Board and the developer to begin construction this month. Owners of the property, Schiavo Enterprises, a commercial real estate development company in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, have teamed up with DiPrete Engineering, New England Construction, Vision 3... read more »