Q&A with Marianne Diffin, Civil Engineer at DiPrete Engineering

Q: When did you join DiPrete Engineering and what role do you play at the firm? A: I joined DiPrete in June of 2016, after attending Chris Duhamel’s Capstone course at the University of Rhode Island. I had been in school for an extended period, getting a degree first in Environmental Science before switching... 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

Rendering by Studio 401 Architecture 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,... read more »