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Total Dollar Volume $1,552,000,000.00

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For over 125 years, A. A. Will Corporation has excelled in all phases of heavy and civil construction. As the oldest family operated construction company in the greater Boston area, we understand the importance of providing consistent quality while adapting to changing times and conditions. Whether it be up down construction, roadway construction, or another specialty area, we’re able to provide our clients full service from conceptual design budgets to final completion of a project.

Updates

Delaware North
- Oct 11, 2018

Phase One of the Hub on Causeway Set to Open November 1st

With construction rapidly progressing, Chris Maher, VP Development at Deleware North, told the audience at ULI's fall meeting that Phase One of The Hub on Causeway will open on November 1st.  The new entrance to the TD Garden and North Station is the centerpiece of this design and offers a striking impression from Causeway Street.

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This first phase will also include a 60,000sf Star Market, 15 screen ArcLight Cinema along with 540 parking spaces and 64,000sf of the TD Garden expansion space. Phase Two of the project will consist of a 38-story residential tower with approximately 440 units and a 10-story citizenM hotel tower with approximately 260 rooms. Phase Three will consist of a 21-story office tower totaling approximately 525,000 square feet.

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Tishman Speyer Properties, LP
- Oct 11, 2018

Construction Continues on Pier 4 Luxury Condos

Construction continues on the upcoming luxury condos at Pier 4 in Boston's Seaport. The 9 story building will feature 106 residences and 17,000 square feet of ground-floor retail. Resident amenities will include an exclusive residents club, an outdoor terrace with a fire pit, and state of the art fitness center.
Units are on sale now with an expected opening in early 2019.

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Boston Properties
- Sep 11, 2018

Exterior Work Progresses on Phase One of the Hub on Causeway

Exterior work on the first phase of the Hub on Causeway is rapidly progressing with expected opening later this year. Phase one of the project includes 175,000 square feet of creative office space and 210,000 square feet of retail/restaurant space. Last month Boston Properties & Delaware North announced 75% of space is already leased.  Phase One also includes a new grand entrance to the TD Garden and entry for North Station.

Phase Two of the project, the 38-story residential tower set to include around 440 units and a 10-story citizenM hotel is expected to be complete in late 2019.

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Tishman Speyer Properties, LP
- Aug 17, 2018

Work Continues on Pier 4 Condos: Expected Opening Early 2019

Work continues on the condominium building at the Pier 4 development in the Seaport. The 9 story building will feature 106 luxury condos ranging from 1 to 4 bedrooms all with their own private outdoor space.  The ground floor of the project will house a 140 seat farm-to-table restaurant.
Pre-sale has already kicked off with expected completion in the 1st quarter of 2019.

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The Hub on Causeway
- Aug 02, 2018

The Hub on Causeway More Than 75% Leased

Delaware North and Boston Properties have announced that with the signing of a lease with Verizon for 440,000 square feet of space, The Hub on Causeway project is more than 75 percent leased.

The 1.87 million square foot mixed-use development will feature three towers with retail, office, hotel, and residential uses. Completion of Phase One of The Hub on Causeway is expected in late 2018. Phase Two will consist of a 38-story residential tower with approximately 440 units and a 10-story citizenM hotel tower with approximately 260 rooms. Phase Three will consist of a 21-story office tower totaling approximately 525,000 square feet.


The Hub on Causeway
- Jul 31, 2018

Boston Properties Acquires Office Tower Parcel, Office Light and Air Easement Area

Boston Properties has acquired the Office Tower Parcel, Office Light and Air Easement Area at The Hub on Causeway for $37.59 million.

The area, totaling 75,445 square-feet is part of the $950 million mixed-use development featuring three towers with retail, office, hotel and residential uses.


The Hub on Causeway
- Jun 27, 2018

Phase I Continues at The Hub on Causeway

With every passing day, The Hub on Causeway continues to rise uo into the Boston skyline. The 1.87 million square-foot mixed use development is transforming the rapidly changing Bulfinch Triangle surrounding the TD Garden. Glass installation is underway as the building's exterior begins to take shape.

Phase I of the three phase project is expected to be complete in late 2018 and will consist of 459,000 square-feet of office, retail, restaurant, and outdoor space.

  


The Hub on Causeway
- Jun 18, 2018

Notice of Project Change for Phase III of The Hub on Causeway

Phase III of Hub on Causeway, is moving forward with a Notice of Project Change (NPC) that will update the office design, responding to a new generation of office and workforce needs. The updates include the flexibility to accommodate future changes of the building’s tenants. 

The project, located on 80 Causeway,  was originally approved in 2013 and is currently under construction at the former site of the Boston Garden, adjacent to TD North and North Station. 

The approved changes include: higher floor to floor heights, floors with increased ceiling heights, enclosed two story balconies in certain portions of the office tower, outdoor terraces on specific levels of the office tower, a  higher occupiable floor above the project’s podium and larger maximum floor plates and office height tower from grade.


The Harlo
- Jun 08, 2018

The Harlo is One of Boston's Best

The Harlo, a new 17-story mixed-use building featuring 212 luxurious apartment residences and approximately 7,000 square feet of ground-floor retail space with premium dining options remains one of the hottest apartment buildings in the city.

An ideal Fenway location, an absurd amount of amenities, and reasonable rental rates make this multi-family dwelling one of the most sought-after in Boston. Apartments start at around $2,500 a month and increasingly grow more expensive relative to square-footage.

With Multiple private outdoor spaces at The Harlo, including a yoga terrace; a fifth-floor outdoor terrace featuring cabanas, a fire pit and grills; and a top-level skydeck it makes sense that Bostonians are eagerly looking to call 1350 Boylston Street home.

The Harlo opened this past fall (2017) and the project remained on schedule using Touchplan, a construction software that allows developers to plan, implement, and monitor projects in their entirety. The innovative software gives developers the ability to see the full spectrum of their project down to every last detail. Touchplan has let developers keep their projects on or ahead of time leading to lower costs and more efficient construction.


The Hub on Causeway
- May 03, 2018

citizenM Leases Space for $45 Million at The Hub On Causeway

Dutch boutique hotel chain citizenM has officially leased space for the upcoming 10-story, 260-room hotel at The Hub on Causeway for $45 million. citizenM operates nine hotels worldwide in Europe and New York City featuring trendy, stylish rooms and common spaces. Key amenities at citizenM hotels include free Wi-Fi throughout, designer furniture and ultra-comfortable beds.


50 Liberty
- Apr 12, 2018


Construction Complete at 50 Liberty

Construction of the luxury condo building on  Fan Pier is now complete. 50 Liberty features breathtaking views of Boston Harbor and the Downtown Boston skyline. Residents are situated at the heart of Boston's most innovative neighborhood, the Seaport District, steps to multiple dining and entertainment options. Residential amenities include top luxury finishes, floor-to-ceiling glass window walls, warm wood floors and high ceilings throughout. Building amenities will include a private waterfront club room, a boardroom for meetings, a private gym, 24-hour concierge service and underground garage parking. Luxury condominiums at 50 Liberty are now on sale. 

Visit 50Liberty.com for more information.



The Hub on Causeway
- Apr 01, 2018

Phase 1 Continues

Phase I of the Hub on Causeway continues as construction stays on pace for completion in 2018. The first phase of construction consists of 210,000 total square feet of multi-level retail/restaurant space, including the city of Boston’s largest supermarket, a 60,000 square foot Star Market, and the Northeast’s first ArcLight Cinema, ArcLight Boston, a 60,000 square foot theater with 15 screens.





The Hub on Causeway
- Mar 14, 2018

The Hub on Causeway is progressing nicely and getting taller.  Boston Properties recently submitted to the city that they would like to change the height of one of the towers from 420 feet to 495 feet to meet the changing needs of the marketplace.  

This transformative mixed use project will be adding to the already changing neighborhood.  Rising from a lively podium, office, residential and hotel towers will house premium entertainment venues, specialty retailers, high-concept dining and loft-style office space to result in a work/live/play “city within a city.” A steel-and-glass structure reminiscent of the district’s original railways forms the façade of the eight-story gateway, which connects directly to the North Station transportation hub. 

It is also rumored that Verizon's new brand Oath will be an anchor tenant as reported by major news outlets recently.

To view a time lapse on the progress of the project please click here



Pier 4
- Feb 04, 2018

Tatte Bakery & Café to open at Pier 4 in Seaport District


Local bakery and cafe Tatte will open its’ next location at the $500 million Pier 4 waterfront mixed-use development in the Seaport District. Tatte’s new location will be located on the ground floor of Pier 4’s 13-story office building, which will include tenants such as Boston Consulting Group and Cengage, and will be over 3,600 square feet in size. Tatte recently opened its’ seventh location on the ground floor of The Harlo, a newly opened 17-story luxury apartment tower in the Fenway, and its’ eighth location on the ground floor of the 399 Boylston Street office building in the Back Bay.


“Pier 4’s unbeatable location was a natural fit for us, and we look forward to opening our Seaport location in what will be a slice of green heaven on the water in the Seaport,” said Tatte founder Tzurit Or in a prepared statement. “I’ve watched the Seaport and Fort Point neighborhoods evolve into one of Boston’s most visited culinary destinations, and the Tatte team is thrilled to share a home base with some of the area’s top chefs.” Pier 4 will also be home to the Seaport District’s first farm-to-table restaurant, which is expected to open in 2019 and will be located on the ground floor of Pier 4’s nine-story waterfront condominium building. The restaurant will be operated by Kristin Canty, owner of organic, farm-to-table Concord, MA restaurant Woods Hill Table.


Pier 4 will feature a total of 37,000 square feet of restaurant and retail space, along with 353,000 square feet of office space, 106 luxury condominium residences, a new public Harborwalk and a one-acre waterfront park. The development is expected to open later this year. The Pier 4 office tower is fully glassed in, and installation of interior utilities and finishes is underway. The concrete superstructure of the condominium building has topped off, and the construction team has begun weatherproofing the exterior facade. The following is a photograph of Pier 4:


Pier 4 Condo Building


The Hub on Causeway
- Jan 31, 2018

The Hub on Causeway Phase I officially tops off


The $950 million, 1.87-million-square-foot Hub on Causeway mixed-use development, which is transforming the long-vacant former site of the storied Boston Garden arena into a 21st century mixed-use development, celebrated a major milestone yesterday with the topping off of its’ Phase One podium. A 39-foot steel beam, the final piece of the podium, was signed by project team and community members and placed at the top of the future entrance to The Hub on Causeway. Standing 100 feet in the air, the beam will be located at the top of the podium’s future 15-screen ArcLight Cinemas movie theater, set to open in late 2019 along with a 60,000-square-foot Star Market, which will become Boston’s largest grocery store, a 31,680-square-foot entertainment venue by Big Night Entertainment Group and Live Nation New England and cybersecurity and IT operations analytics solution provider Rapid7’s new 147,000-square-foot headquarters.


Phase One of The Hub on Causeway will feature a total of 175,000 square feet of office space and 210,000 square feet of multi-level retail/restaurant space, along with a new glass-topped atrium entry for TD Garden and a new entrance and underground connector tunnel for North Station that are due to open in October 2018. Over 11,000 tons of steel have been erected in order to construct the Phase One podium. “Thanks to the hard work of so many people, The Hub on Causeway will soon be the new gateway to Boston, forever changing the landscape of this neighborhood for the better,” said Charlie Jacobs, CEO of Delaware North’s Boston Holdings, in a prepared statement. The Hub on Causeway is now visible from Interstate 93 approaching Boston from the north.


“The topping off of the steel podium of The Hub on Causeway represents the next milestone in creating an exciting destination at the northern gateway to the City of Boston,” said Bryan Koop, Boston Properties’ Boston Region Executive Vice President, in a prepared statement. “The Hub will bring Bostonians, visitors, commuters, and fans together to share an experience that will include unmatched entertainment options, great food, and modern conveniences, creating a dynamic heart of the neighborhood.” Upon the project’s completion, three towers will be constructed atop The Hub on Causeway including a 38-story residential tower with approximately 440 units, a 10-story citizenM hotel tower with approximately 260 rooms and a 21-story office tower totaling approximately 525,000 square feet. The following are photographs of the topped-off podium:


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Pier 4
- Jan 04, 2018

Cengage to relocate headquarters to nearly fully leased Pier 4 office building in Seaport District


Global education and technology company Cengage will relocate its’ headquarters to 117,000 square feet at Pier 4, a mixed-use Seaport District development overlooking Boston Harbor opening this Fall. Cengage’s office will be located across the second through sixth floors of Pier 4’s 13-story, 373,000-square-foot office building, with a private outdoor terrace on the fourth floor.


Cengage, who is currently located in Fort Point’s Channel Center, has leased its’ new space for 10 years and will move its’ 500 Boston-based employees to Pier 4 this Fall. The company is the United States’ largest provider of higher education teaching and learning materials, and is currently seeking to hire nearly 100 people to sustain its’ rapid transformation from a print company to a fully digital company. “Cengage has experienced significant growth since moving our headquarters to Boston in 2014,” said Cengage Chief Technology Officer George Moore in a prepared statement. “The region’s pool of the best and brightest tech talent has enabled our company to embrace new innovations that support students. The amenities, dynamic nature of the [Seaport] neighborhood and unobstructed views of the Boston Harbor will fuel our momentum, while inspiring current and future employees to think big, embrace the unknown and accelerate new ways of learning.”


With Cengage’s lease, the Pier 4 office building is nearly fully leased. The building will be anchored by Boston Consulting Group, who will open a new 202,000-square-foot headquarters across the top seven floors. In total, the building features 353,000 square feet of office space and 20,000 square feet of retail. Amenities will include a state-of-the art fitness center, bicycle storage and three levels of parking, with a new public Harborwalk and one-acre waterfront park. The $500 million Pier 4 will also feature a nine-story condominium building with 106 residences now on sale and 17,000 square feet of ground-floor retail.


The Harlo
- Dec 28, 2017

The Harlo new-construction luxury apartment tower now open in Fenway


The Harlo, a new-construction luxury apartment tower located in the heart of the Fenway neighborhood, has opened to residents. The building features 212 studio to three-bedroom apartments, with amenities including a top-level sky deck with sweeping views; a fifth-floor terrace with barbecue stations, canopies and a fire pit; intimate lounges and co-working and fitness spaces. The Harlo's facade is distinctively multifaceted, with a unique blend of red, yellow, brown and black exterior finish panels meshed with floor-to-ceiling windows. On The Harlo’s ground floor, Tatte Bakery and Oath Pizza are now open, and Cava Mediterranean Grill will open in early 2018. The following are photographs of The Harlo:


The Harlo Photos


The Hub on Causeway
- Nov 17, 2017

Rapid7 to anchor Hub on Causeway Phase I


Leading cybersecurity and IT operations analytics solution provider Rapid7 has announced it will relocate its global headquarters from 100 Summer Street in the Financial District to the first phase of the 1.87-million-square-foot Hub on Causeway mixed-use development in Bulfinch Triangle. Rapid7 will occupy 147,000 square feet at The Hub on Causeway, also relocating its’ Cambridge team at 1 Main Street. Rapid7 expects to move to The Hub on Causeway in the second half of 2019, following the first phase’s completion in late 2018. Rapid7 will be the first phase’s anchor tenant; a total of 175,000 square feet of creative office space will be built as part of the first phase, in addition to 210,000 square feet of multi-level retail/restaurant space and 64,000 square feet of TD Garden expansion space. Future phases of The Hub on Causeway call for a 38-story residential tower with approximately 440 units, a 10-story citizenM hotel tower with approximately 260 rooms and a 21-story office tower totaling approximately 525,000 square feet.


Rapid7 is the latest addition to the Bulfinch Triangle neighborhood’s growing technology presence. “We believe that The Hub will allow us to capitalize on the momentum we’ve built as a leading global technology company and expect to see increased productivity through the joining of our Boston-area offices,” said Corey Thomas, president and CEO of Rapid7, in a prepared statement. “We believe The Hub will offer us the room we need to grow and help spur a new innovation center in Boston amid the escalating costs of the Seaport and Cambridge. For us, the decision to move our headquarters is about creating a phenomenal work experience for our Boston-area employees while continuing to invest in the Boston community and the exceptional talent pool it develops.” Rapid7 employs over 1,000 people globally, with nearly 500 Boston-area employees.


Pier 4
- Nov 04, 2017

Farm-to-table waterfront restaurant opening at Pier 4 condominium building in Seaport District, new project renderings revealed


The Seaport District’s first farm-to-table restaurant will open on the ground floor of the upcoming Pier 4 waterfront condominium building. The restaurant will be operated by Kristin Canty, owner of organic, farm-to-table Concord, MA restaurant Woods Hill Table, and will have 140 seats, including a raw bar, along with a 40-seat patio. Like Woods Hill Table, food will be sourced directly from The Farm at Woods Hill, Canty’s Bath, New Hampshire-based farm. Canty hopes to decorate the restaurant, which has yet to be named, with items sourced from the former Anthony’s Pier 4 restaurant, which closed in 2015 and was demolished in 2016 to make way for the condominium building.


The $500 million Pier 4 development, which is expected to open in Fall 2018, will feature two buildings with sweeping views of the Boston skyline and Boston Harbor. The nine-story condominium building will feature 106 residences now on sale and 17,000 square feet of ground-floor retail. A 13-story commercial building will feature 353,000 square feet of office space, anchored by Boston Consulting Group’s new 202,000-square-foot headquarters across the top 7 floors, and 20,000 square feet of retail. Newly revealed renderings of Pier 4, including the condominium building's residences and multiple roof decks, are posted above.


The Pier 4 condominium building’s concrete superstructure is nearing its’ full height, with pouring of the final floor underway. In the coming months, exterior finishes and windows will be installed along the condominium building’s facade. The commercial building is fully glassed in with floor-to-ceiling windows, and interior fit out is now underway. The following is a photograph of Pier 4:



The Hub on Causeway
- Aug 22, 2017

Big Night Entertainment Group and Live Nation New England ink lease for entertainment venue at The Hub on Causeway


Renowned entertainment venue proponents Big Night Entertainment Group and Live Nation New England have secured a lease of 31,680 square feet at the upcoming Hub on Causeway mixed-use development in Bulfinch Triangle, in which the proponents will open a new entertainment venue. Big Night and Live Nation’s new venue will be part of The Hub on Causeway’s first phase, which is on schedule for completion in late 2018, and will be located primarily on the development’s second floor, with a 1,324-square-foot lobby on the ground floor.


In a January 2016 interview with the Boston Herald, at which time the lease was still being negotiated, Live Nation President Don Law said the venue will be “a nightclub, restaurant, concert venue and bowling facility combination”. Law also revealed that “[Big Night founder] Ed [Kane] is going to run [the venue], and … [Live Nation will do] the music”. Per Law’s interview, the venue’s name “will include ‘rock’ and ‘bowl’”.


The Hub on Causeway’s first phase will feature 175,000 square feet of creative office space, 210,000 square feet of retail including Star Market and ArcLight Cinema, and 64,000 square feet of TD Garden expansion space. WeWork has leased 38,000 square feet in The Hub of Causeway’s first phase for a new collaborative workspace. Subsequent phases of The Hub on Causeway will construct three new towers featuring residential, hotel and office space. The $950 million development will span a total of 1.87 million square feet.


Pier 4
- Aug 17, 2017

Pier 4 office building nearly glassed in, condominium building superstructure concrete pouring underway


The Seaport District’s 13-story, 373,000-square-foot Pier 4 waterfront office building, which will be anchored by Boston Consulting Group, is nearly fully glassed in, with floor-to-ceiling glass curtain wall panels installed up to the building’s 10th floor. Pouring of concrete floors and fireproofing spraying are both just about complete inside the building. The Pier 4 office building will feature open floor plates with sweeping views of Boston Harbor. Boston Consulting Group has leased 202,000 square feet across the top 7 floors; expected occupancy is in Fall 2018. A total of 353,000 square feet of office space and 20,000 square feet of retail will be located at the Pier 4 office building; space is now available for lease.


Pouring of the concrete superstructure of Pier 4’s nine-story, 106-unit waterfront luxury condominium building is now underway, with the first floor podium and second floor both fully poured. Sales of Pier 4’s condominiums, which range from one to four bedrooms and are the only Seaport residences surrounded by water on three sides, are now underway, in addition to leasing of the building’s 17,000 square feet of ground-floor retail. A condominium sales center has been constructed on the future site of Pier 4’s waterfront park, which will provide the public with sweeping Boston Harbor and Boston skyline views. The following are photographs of Pier 4:


Pier 4 Photos


The Hub on Causeway
- Jul 22, 2017

Underground parking excavation complete at The Hub on Causeway, superstructure construction underway


Excavation of the 1.87-million-square-foot Hub on Causeway mixed-use development's 540-car underground parking garage has hit rock bottom and is now complete. Pouring of the development's concrete foundation is nearing completion, and the development's first elevator core has gone vertical. The first steel girders of The Hub on Causeway's Phase I podium have risen above grade, signaling the start of superstructure construction. Phase I of The Hub on Causeway is expected to open in late 2018 and will feature 175,000 square feet of creative office space, 210,000 square feet of retail including Star Market and ArcLight Cinema, and 64,000 square feet of TD Garden expansion space. Subsequent phases will construct three new towers featuring residential, hotel and office space. The following is an aerial view of The Hub on Causeway:


The Hub on Causeway Aerial View (Courtesy Boston Properties)


The following is a video of the final excavation at The Hub on Causeway:



The Harlo
- Jul 12, 2017

The Harlo, new luxury residences opening this Fall in Fenway, revealed


Skanska has taken the wraps off of The Harlo, a new luxury residential building featuring 212 studio to three-bedroom apartments opening this Fall at 1350 Boylston Street in the Fenway. The Harlo will feature an eclectic collection of today’s most desirable amenities, including a top-level sky deck with sweeping views; a fifth-floor terrace with barbecue stations, canopies and a fire pit; intimate lounges; and co-working and fitness spaces. Residences will feature elegant finishes including exposed concrete ceilings, quartz countertops and hardwood floors. The Harlo will be professionally managed by Bozzuto. On The Harlo’s first floor will be premium dining options including Tatte Bakery, Oath Pizza and Cava Mediterranean Grill. Additional information about The Harlo, including the latest building renderings, is posted above.


Pier 4
- Jun 21, 2017

Glass curtain wall installation begins at Pier 4 offices in Seaport District, condominium sales launch


The first glass curtain wall panels have been installed along the lower levels of the recently-topped-off 13-story, 373,000-square-foot Pier 4 office building. The building will feature 353,000 square feet of Class A office space with floor-to-ceiling windows and open floor plates offering sweeping views of Boston Harbor. On the Pier 4 office building’s upper levels, concrete is being poured to construct floors and fireproofing is being sprayed along columns and ceilings. The Pier 4 office building will be anchored by Boston Consulting Group, who will occupy 202,000 square feet across the top 7 floors, with completion expected in Fall 2018. 20,000 square feet of ground-floor retail will be located along the Pier 4 office building’s ground floor.


A nine-story residential building featuring 106 luxurious condominiums with 17,000 square feet of ground-floor retail is also being constructed at the Pier 4 site. Foundation construction for this building is currently underway, and a tower crane has been erected in anticipation of superstructure construction. Condominium sales at Pier 4 have launched and are now underway; available residences range from one to four bedrooms and are the only Seaport residences surrounded by water on three sides. Initial demand for condominiums is reportedly strong. “We’ve been receiving tremendous interest in PIER 4,” said Advisors Living CEO Janice Dumont, who is leading the sales team at PIER 4. “These homes offer an urban oasis; an intimate yet energetic retreat within the Seaport. You can walk to the water’s edge, look back at the skyline and be a part of Boston’s inner harbor.” The following are photographs of Pier 4:


Pier 4 Photos


50 Liberty
- Jun 19, 2017

Facade complete at 50 Liberty waterfront luxury condos in Seaport District, interior fit out underway


The 14-story glass-and-marble facade of the 50 Liberty luxury waterfront condominium residences in the Seaport District is complete, with all floor-to-ceiling glass curtain wall panels, marble exterior finish panels and private balconies installed. Interior fit out of 50 Liberty’s 120 luxury residences is now underway in anticipation of the building’s opening in Early 2018; luxury residences at 50 Liberty are now on sale. Finishing of 50 Liberty’s interior common spaces, which include desirable amenities such as a private waterfront club room, a board room for meetings and a private gym, is also underway. On 50 Liberty’s ground floor will be 30,000 square feet of civic, cultural and retail space along a new waterfront boardwalk. The following are photographs of 50 Liberty:


50 Liberty Photos


Pier 4
- Jun 08, 2017

13-story Pier 4 office building in Seaport District tops off


A topping-off ceremony was held this past Wednesday (June 7th, 2017) for the 13-story, 373,000-square-foot Pier 4 office building in the Seaport District. The ceremony marked the completion of construction of the building’s steel structural frame. Concrete pouring to construct the office building’s interior floors and interior fireproofing are both now underway, and facade finish installation has begun at the office building’s base.


The Pier 4 office building will be anchored by Boston Consulting Group, who will occupy 202,000 square feet across the top 7 floors. In total, the building will feature 353,000 square feet of Class A office space with 20,000 square feet of ground-floor retail. A nine-story residential building at Pier 4 featuring 100 luxurious condominiums and 17,000 square feet of ground-floor retail is also under construction facing Boston Harbor. The following are photographs from the Pier 4 topping-off ceremony, courtesy Elkus Manfredi Architects:






The Harlo
- May 21, 2017

Finishing touches underway at 1350 Boylston Street luxury apartments, opening this Fall in Fenway


Just about all exterior finishes have been installed along 1350 Boylston Street’s 17-story facade, with window installation complete. Inside the building, state-of-the-art finishes and appliances are being installed in 1350 Boylston Street’s distinctive luxury apartment residences, which will feature sweeping views of the Boston skyline and the Emerald Necklace. Upon completion, 1350 Boylston Street will feature 212 luxurious apartment residences and approximately 7,000 square feet of ground-floor retail space located steps to the MBTA Green Line and a short walk to the Back Bay. The following are photographs of 1350 Boylston Street:


1350 Boylston Photos


The Hub on Causeway
- May 11, 2017

WeWork space and live music venue coming to The Hub on Causeway in Bulfinch Triangle


Collaborative workspace provider WeWork and live entertainment company Live Nation Entertainment Group have reportedly leased space at the 1.87 million square foot Hub on Causeway mixed-use development in Bulfinch Triangle. Developer Boston Properties has announced that Live Nation has leased 32,000 square feet for a new live music venue. Per a tweet by Steve Adams of Banker & Tradesman, WeWork has leased 38,000 square feet for a new collaborative workspace; WeWork spaces include shared co-working space as well as private offices. Both tenants would open within the first phase of The Hub on Causeway, which will open in late 2018.


The Hub on Causeway
- Apr 23, 2017

Underground parking excavation nears completion at The Hub on Causeway


Excavation of The Hub on Causeway’s 540-car underground parking garage and foundation is nearing completion. A sea of massive steel members spans across the project site, temporarily bracing the newly excavated hole immediately adjacent to the TD Garden and Causeway Street. The final underground parking structure will brace the development’s permanent foundation wall, allowing for the removal of the temporary steel bracing. Completion of Phase One of the three-phase, 1.87 million square foot development is expected in late 2018 and will include office space, retail/restaurant space and an expansion of TD Garden. The following are photographs of The Hub on Causeway:


The Hub on Causeway Photos


Pier 4
- Apr 02, 2017

Pier 4 office building steel superstructure rising


The steel frame of the 13-story, 373,000 square foot Pier 4 office building in the Seaport District has reached four stories high, with the building’s elevator core topped off. Two full stories of the frame have been erected. The Pier 4 office building will be anchored by Boston Consulting Group, who will occupy 202,000 square feet across the top 7 floors, and will feature 353,000 square feet of Class A office space with 20,000 square feet of ground-floor retail. A nine-story residential building at Pier 4 with 100 luxurious condominiums and 17,000 square feet of ground-floor retail is also under construction facing Boston Harbor. The following are photographs of the Pier 4 site:


Pier 4 Photos


The Harlo
- Mar 12, 2017

Facade fully weatherproofed at 1350 Boylston Street luxury apartments in Fenway


Windows and moisture-resistant cladding have been fully installed at 1350 Boylston Street, and exterior finish panels have been installed along over half of the building's facade. Inside 1350 Boylston Street, metal framing is being erected to partition individual residential units. Opening this Fall, 1350 Boylston Street will feature 212 luxury apartment residences and approximately 7,000 square feet of ground-floor retail. The following are photographs of 1350 Boylston Street:


1350 Boylston Photos


50 Liberty
- Mar 08, 2017

Facade nearing completion at 50 Liberty luxury condominiums in Seaport District


Marble exterior finish panels and floor-to-ceiling windows have been installed along a large section of 50 Liberty's 14-story facade, ranging from 6 stories high facing Boston Harbor to 8 stories high along Liberty Drive. Opening in Fall 2017, 50 Liberty will feature 120 luxurious waterfront condominium residences with 30,000 square feet of civic, cultural and retail space. The following are photographs of 50 Liberty:


50 Liberty Photos


The Harlo
- Feb 14, 2017

Tatte Bakery & Cafe opening at 1350 Boylston Street this Fall


Tatte Bakery & Cafe has signed a lease to open a new location on the ground floor of the upcoming 1350 Boylston Street luxury residential tower, which will open this Fall in the Fenway. Tatte's new space will occupy approximately 2,900 square feet; 1350 Boylston Street will have 7,000 total square feet of retail. The space will feature handpicked lights and antique fixtures and will serve crafted confections and cuisine for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner, offering future building residents a convenient and luxurious dining option.


50 Liberty
- Jan 30, 2017

50 Liberty waterfront condominium exterior finish installation underway


Marble exterior finish panels and floor-to-ceiling windows are now being installed along the first floors of the Seaport District's new 14-story 50 Liberty waterfront luxury condominium and retail building. The building's mechanical penthouse has been constructed and now houses HVAC units. Concrete has been poured to construct 50 Liberty's interior floors. Opening in Fall 2017, 50 Liberty will feature 120 luxurious waterfront condominium residences with 30,000 square feet of civic, cultural and retail space. The following are photographs of 50 Liberty:


50 Liberty Photos


The Harlo
- Jan 27, 2017

Windows and exterior finishes nearly fully installed at 1350 Boylston Street


The 1350 Boylston Street apartment and retail building's envelope is nearly weather tight, with window installation nearing completion and finish panels installed across over half of the Fenway building. At 1350 Boylston Street’s rooftop mechanical penthouse, dunnage steel has been erected to enclose utilities. Opening within the next year, 1350 Boylston Street will feature 212 luxury residential apartments with approximately 7,000 square feet of ground-floor retail. The following are photographs of 1350 Boylston Street:


1350 Boylston Photos


Pier 4
- Jan 26, 2017

Pier 4 office building core nears topping off


The elevator core of the 13-story, 373,000 square foot Pier 4 office building has reached nine full stories in height and will top off imminently. Steel construction has begun at the office building's base and is pushing upwards towards the building's full height of 13 stories. Preparations are also underway to construct the foundation of the future nine-story, 100-residence Pier 4 condominium building facing the Atlantic Ocean. The following are photographs of Pier 4:


Pier 4 Photos


The Harlo
- Jan 05, 2017

Exterior facade nears completion at 1350 Boylston Street


Exterior finish panels and windows have been fully installed along a large section of the upcoming 17-story 1350 Boylston Street apartment and retail tower in the Fenway. HVAC units have been installed on the tower’s roof, and framing of interior spaces is now underway. Moisture-resistant cladding has been installed along nearly the entire facade, and pouring of concrete floors is complete. 1350 Boylston Street is expected to open this fall. The following is a photograph of 1350 Boylston Street:



50 Liberty
- Dec 14, 2016

50 Liberty condos hit market, new details and renderings revealed


The Fallon Company has listed several waterfront luxury condominiums at 50 Liberty in the Seaport District for sale. Condominiums listed range from a 1,297 square foot one-bedroom/two-bathroom unit with one garage parking space offered for $1,848,995 to a 3,573 square foot three-bedroom/three-bathroom penthouse unit with two garage parking spaces offered for $9,100,225. The latest details and renderings of 50 Liberty can be found above.


The Harlo
- Dec 04, 2016

1350 Boylston nears weather tightening


1350 Boylston will soon be weather tight and fully sealed. Along a large section of the upcoming Fenway apartment and retail building, exterior finishes are in place over 16 of 17 stories. Final concrete pouring is underway on 1350 Boylston’s top floor. Windows and finish installation systems are installed at the building’s base, and moisture-resistant cladding has been nearly fully installed. The following is an aerial photograph of 1350 Boylston:



The Hub on Causeway
- Dec 01, 2016

Dutch boutique hotel chain subleases upcoming Hub on Causeway hotel


Dutch boutique hotel chain citizenM has subleased the upcoming 10-story, 260-room hotel at The Hub on Causeway, a 1.87 million square foot mixed-use development under construction in Bulfinch Triangle adjacent to TD Garden. citizenM’s 99-year lease commenced Monday (November 28th, 2016). citizenM operates nine hotels worldwide in Europe and New York City featuring trendy, stylish rooms and common spaces. Key amenities at citizenM hotels include free Wi-Fi throughout, designer furniture and ultra-comfortable beds. The future Boston citizenM hotel at The Hub on Causeway is shown at left in the following rendering:


Ground Floor


The following is citizenM’s lease for the Hub on Causeway hotel:



50 Liberty
- Dec 01, 2016

50 Liberty tops off


A topping-off ceremony was held Tuesday (November 29th, 2016) afternoon for 50 Liberty, a new 14-story mixed-use building opening Fall 2017 on the Seaport District waterfront. During the ceremony, the final steel beam of 50 Liberty’s structural frame was lifted to the frame’s top and installed in place. Work is now underway on exterior and interior finishing of 50 Liberty. Concrete floor slabs have been poured on over half of 50 Liberty’s floors. The following are photographs from 50 Liberty's topping-off:



50 Liberty
- Nov 23, 2016

50 Liberty about to top off


50 Liberty, a 120-unit luxury condominium building located in the Seaport District overlooking Boston Harbor, is about to top off at 14 stories tall. Concrete has been poured on about half of of the building’s floors. At 50 Liberty’s base, finish installation systems are being installed in order to commence installation of exterior finish panels and windows. Pre-sales of 50 Liberty luxury condominiums will commence shortly. The following are photographs of 50 Liberty:


50 Liberty Photos


The Harlo
- Nov 18, 2016

1350 Boylston Street tops off


Skanska held a topping off ceremony for 1350 Boylston Street, a 17-story mixed-use tower in the Fenway, on Wednesday (November 16th, 2016). The ceremony marks completion of structural steel erection on 1350 Boylston. Work will now commence in earnest on exterior and interior finishing targeting a Fall 2017 opening.

 

Students from the nearby McKinley Preparatory High School joined Skanska for 1350 Boylston Street's topping off. Throughout the building's construction, Skanska has dedicated time to educating McKinley students about the construction process. “Through each of our construction projects, we aim to contribute to the communities where we work, and 1350 Boylston is a perfect example of that philosophy,” said Kerim Evin, head of Skanska’s Greater Boston building construction operations. “Our partnership with the McKinley School has benefitted our team as well as the students we’ve had the privilege of working with.” The following are photographs from the topping off:


1350 Boylston Topping Off


Pier 4
- Oct 30, 2016

Pier 4 office building tower crane installed


A tower crane has been installed at Pier 4, signaling the impending start of superstructure construction for the 13-story, 373,000 square foot Pier 4 office building. Construction of the building's concrete elevator core will commence imminently, followed by the building's steel frame. Vertical metal formwork has been installed alongside the crane to frame concrete pouring to construct the elevator core. Excavation of the Pier 4 office building's foundation is complete. The following are photographs of the Pier 4 site:


Pier 4 Tower Crane


The Harlo
- Oct 23, 2016

1350 Boylston Street nears topping off


1350 Boylston Street, a new mixed-use building in the Fenway, is about to top off at 17 stories tall. Moisture-resistant sheathing is being installed at the tower's base, and concrete has been poured on nearly half of the building's floors. A construction elevator is being assembled along 1350 Boylston Street's facade in anticipation of installation of exterior and interior finishes. 1350 Boylston Street is expected to open in Fall 2017; additional information about 1350 Boylston Street can be found above. The following is a tweet by Girder-Slab showing 1350 Boylston Street's nearly topped-off frame:


1350 Boylston Girder-Slab

Thanks @SkanskaUSA for the tour of 1350 Boylston St #Boston. Girder-Slab is available competitively from your customary steel fabricators! pic.twitter.com/YzhXbbQKkv

— GIRDER-SLAB® (@GirderSlab) October 19, 2016


Pier 4
- Oct 14, 2016

Pier 4 office building foundation excavated, concrete pouring underway


The foundation of the Pier 4 office building has been excavated, making way for a future two-level underground parking garage. A horizontal foundation support system has been installed to support the foundation throughout construction. Metal formwork is being installed at the foundation's base in preparation for concrete pouring. The 13-story Pier 4 office building will contain 353,000 square feet of office space with 20,000 square feet of ground-floor retail. The following is a photograph of the Pier 4 office building foundation:


Pier 4 Office Building Foundation


50 Liberty
- Oct 14, 2016

50 Liberty nears topping off


50 Liberty’s 14-story steel structural frame has reached nine stories in height. Balconies for future condominiums have been installed along 50 Liberty’s facade. Concrete pouring is underway on 50 Liberty’s first and second stories. A construction elevator is being assembled along 50 Liberty’s frame; the elevator will be used to transport materials and finishes throughout construction. 50 Liberty will feature 120 luxurious waterfront residential condominiums with sweeping views of Boston Harbor and the Boston skyline. The following are photographs of 50 Liberty:


50 Liberty Photos


Pier 4
- Sep 18, 2016

New Pier 4 rendering video released


Tishman Speyer has released a new Pier 4 video showing the latest renderings of the future office and condominium buildings. A 13-story office building containing 353,000 square feet of office space and 20,000 square feet of ground-floor retail and a nine-story residential building containing 100 luxurious condominiums and 17,000 square feet of ground-floor retail are under construction at Pier 4. Premier management consulting firm Boston Consulting Group (BCG) will be the office building's anchor tenant, occupying 202,000 square feet across seven floors. Visit Pier4Boston.com for information about buying and leasing space at Pier 4. Additional information about and renderings of Pier 4 can be found above. The following is the new Pier 4 video:



The Harlo
- Jun 30, 2016

1350 Boylston Street foundation nearly complete, superstructure steel rising


1350 Boylston Street’s concrete foundation is nearly complete, and the 18-story elevator core is finished. Concrete has been poured along the entire base of the 105-car underground parking structure. The horizontal foundation support system, used to reinforce the under-construction foundation, has been dismantled. Steel forms are posted along the sides of the parking structure; concrete will soon be poured into these forms to complete 1350 Boylston Street’s foundation. Additional concrete framing equipment is staged along the base, as well as cast iron pipes that will be used to construct the building’s drainage system.


Superstructure construction at 1350 Boylston Street is off to a strong start; vertical steel girders are installed along nearly the entire parking structure’s base. 1350 Boylston Street will be a 17-story building that will feature 212 rental residential apartments and approximately 7,000 square feet of ground-floor retail space.


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View of superstructure steel and foundation from Private Alley 932


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Panoramic view of construction site from Private Alley 932


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Foundation under construction


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Material for drainage system


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View of superstructure steel and foundation from corner of Boylston Street and Kilmarnock Street


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Excavation rig


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Elevator core


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Tower crane and elevator core


More information about 1350 Boylson Street is posted below.


The Harlo
- May 10, 2016

Elevator core at 1350 Boylston Street tops off


1350 Boylston Street's elevator core has topped off. At the top of the elevator core is a decking system that was used to frame pouring of concrete to construct the core.


1350 Boylston Street's topped-off elevator core. Note decking at top of core.


View of 1350 Boylston Street's elevator core from nearby Pierce Boston


Construction of 1350 Boylston Street's 17-story steel superstructure has begun. The first pieces of superstructure steel have been installed at the building's base.


Vertical pieces of superstructure steel installed at 1350 Boylston Street


View of rising steel superstructure (center) with respect to elevator core (left) and sheet pile wall (right)


At the base of the parking structure, the construction team is assembling a PERI Skydeck system that will be used to frame pouring of concrete to construct 1350 Boylston Street's superstructure. A similar system is being used to build Pierce Boston, a 30-story tower also under construction in the Fenway neighborhood.



At the parking structure's base are the walls and yellow beams used to build the Skydeck system


Concrete for 1350 Boylston Street's mat foundation has been poured at the base of the parking structure. Additional foundation concrete is now being poured vertically along the sheet pile wall. With foundation concrete poured and superstructure construction underway, 1350 Boylston Street's horizontial foundation support system will soon be dismantled.



View of foundation support system extending horizontially across the poured foundation


View of foundation concrete poured vertically along the sheet pile wall up to the horizontal foundation support system. Concrete will be poured along the entire sheet pile wall following dismantling of the support system.


View of foundation support system against sheet pile wall


View of foundation support system against sheet pile wall


More information about 1350 Boylston Street is posted below.


Feb 20, 2016

Tower crane installed at 1350 Boylston Street


A tower crane has been installed at 1350 Boylston Street, signaling the impending start of elevator core and superstructure construction. When we arrived at 1350 Boylston Street, tower crane installation had just been completed. The crane used to build the tower crane was parked on site.


View of completed red tower crane (right) beside the white crane (left) used to build the tower crane

A second smaller white crane was also present, presumably to lift the excavators out of the nearly fully excavated parking structure.



At right is the larger white crane used to build the tower crane. At left is the smaller white crane, which has presumably just lifted the yellow excavator beside it out of the parking structure.


View of both white cranes along Boylston Street


View of white crane securing system


Excavation of 1350 Boylston Street's foundation and parking structure is almost complete. Foundation concrete will soon be poured along the sheet pile wall and the base of the parking structure.


An excavator at the base of the nearly fully excavated foundation. Along the perimeter of the foundation is a sheet pile wall horizontally reinforced by a foundation support system.


Pier 4
- Apr 14, 2016

Pier 4 restaurant building demolition starts


Demolition of the original Anthony’s Pier Four restaurant building commenced Tuesday. A new waterfront park will be constructed at the building’s former location. The following are photographs of the demolition taken Thursday:


Pier 4 Demo 2


The following are photographs of the demolition taken Tuesday:


Pier 4 Demo 1


The slurry wall foundation for the two new Pier Four buildings is currently being excavated:


Pier 4 Slurry


Reinforcement cages are being lowered into the excavated slurry wall trenches. Concrete will soon be poured into the reinforcement cages to complete the slurry wall foundation:


Pier 4 Reinforcement


Pier 4
- Apr 01, 2016

New Pier Four renderings, Anthony's restaurant demolition next week


The Boston Herald reports new renderings have been released for the under-construction Pier Four project in Boston's Seaport District. The project will consist of a 13-story office building (Phase Two) and a 100-unit, nine-story luxury condominium building (Phase Three). The following are the latest renderings:





More renderings are posted on Tishman Speyer's Pier Four website.

The Boston Herald also reports that the existing Anthony's Pier Four restaurant building on site will be demolished next week. A waterfront park and plaza will be built at the restaurant's current location.

More information about the Pier Four project is posted below.


Pier 4
- Mar 04, 2016

Slurry wall foundation construction is beginning at Pier Four Phases Two and Three. Preparation for demolition of the former Anthony's Pier Four building on the Pier Four Phases Two and Three site has also begun.

Excavation of the Phase Two office building's foundation and construction of the building's slurry wall is expected to take approximately eight months. Afterwards, the office building's mat foundation will be poured, a process that will last under a month.


   

   

   


Northern Avenue Straightening
- Mar 04, 2016

Adjacent to 100 Northern Avenue, new curbing and pavement have been installed as part of the Northern Avenue Straightening project. New photographs of the Northern Avenue Straightening project are posted above.


50 Liberty
- Mar 04, 2016

Construction of 50 Liberty's slurry wall foundation is nearly complete. Final excavations are taking place, and concrete for the mat foundation is beginning to be poured. We are excited to watch 50 Liberty's frame begin to rise! New photographs of 50 Liberty are posted above.


50 Liberty
- Feb 03, 2016

With pile driving completed, foundation work is moving forward at 50 Liberty in Boston's Seaport District! A. A. Will Corporation is hard at work digging 50 Liberty's future foundation and underground parking structure. We can't wait to watch the impending concrete pour!


   
   
   

January 15, 2016

Pile driving is complete at 50 Liberty, and excavation of the building's slurry wall foundation is beginning.

   
   


Pier 4
- Feb 02, 2016

Initial site work has begun at Pier Four Phases Two and Three in Boston's Seaport District! The construction team is getting ready to break ground on a 373,000 square foot office building (Phase Two) and 100 luxurious waterfront condominiums (Phase Three). A. A. Will Corporation is performing initial earthwork in preparation for foundation construction. Electric contractor John A. Penney Company is installing an electrical system that will be used to power the busy construction site. Turner Construction Company is Pier Four Phases Two and Three's construction manager. Expected completion of Phase Two is in 2017, with Phase Three following in 2018.

Below is a video showing work taking place at Pier Four Phases Two and Three in Boston's Seaport District:


Below are photographs of the construction site:

   
   


The Hub on Causeway
- Jan 27, 2016

We had the honor and privilege of joining Boston Properties and Delaware North at the official groundbreaking ceremony today for Phase One of The Hub on Causeway! We are very excited to watch John Moriarty and Associates build this project and cannot wait to experience the energy The Hub on Causeway will bring to the Bulfinch Triangle neighborhood and downtown Boston. Anticipated completion of Phase One is in late 2018. Learn more about Phase One and see project renderings below. Also take a look at our photographs from today's groundbreaking ceremony, posted above!


The Harlo
- Jan 12, 2016

Foundation construction underway at 1350 Boylston Street


Foundation construction is underway at 1350 Boylston Street. The construction crew is currently excavating the building’s future basement and underground parking garage.


Excavation underway at 1350 Boylston Street


Excavation underway at 1350 Boylston Street

A sheet pile wall has been constructed along the perimeter of the 17-story building's foundation. An excavation support system has been installed horizontially across the foundation area to reinforce the completed sheet pile wall.


Excavation support system reinforces sheet pile wall


View of excavation support system across foundation area


Oct 20, 2015

Burger King demolished


Burger King has been demolished, and construction of the new 17-story building at 1350 Boylston Street will commence by the end of the month.

1350 Boylston Street parcel, now vacant


Jun 14, 2015

Burger King demolition imminent


Construction fencing has been installed surrounding the 1350 Boylston Street parcel, signaling the imminent demolition of the Burger King restaurant structure to make way for a new 17-story building.


Construction fencing surrounding Burger King


50 Liberty
- Dec 16, 2015

Pile driving progressing in earnest at 50 Liberty!


   
   
   


Pier 4
- Nov 30, 2015

New promotional signage has been installed along the Pier Four Phases Two and Three construction fencing. We look forward to the project's impending start of construction!


   
   


The Hub on Causeway
- Nov 24, 2015

The TD Garden project is off to a strong start! John Moriarty and Associates is hard at work preparing the former parking lot on Causeway Street for the ultimate construction of a three-tower mixed-use development. View our site photographs above, and stay tuned for further updates!

For official project renderings, visit http://www.bostonredevelopmentauthority.org/getattachment/43af8d83-a3c0-4d67-a242-43c42f7affe4.


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