Weymouth, MA - 6/19/18 - MDR Construction is nearing completion of King Oak Hill Park in Weymouth, MA. Designed by the Landscape Architecture Firm Shadley Associates, the Park preserves 24 acres of land for public use. The program includes open meadows with a view of the Boston skyline, a ¼ mile walking path, sitting spaces, restroom facilities, and a pavilion.
Winthrop, MA - 5/8/18 - Sidewalk construction is currently underway on the beach side of the street at our Winthrop Shore Drive site. The granite curbing is being installed and our crews have started pouring the concrete.
Weymouth, MA - 5/4/18 - Concrete has been poured into the framing for the pavilion floor. The concrete slabs will cure for 12 days before they are polished.
Winthrop, MA - 4/27/18 - The construction of Highland park is moving quickly at our beach front site on Winthrop Shore Drive. The site furnishings; including benches, tables and bike racks have been installed, as well as the concrete pavers for the checkerboard. The next step for the park will be landscaping.
Taunton, MA - 4/24/18 - Catch basins are being installed at the Harts Four Corners site in Tanuton, MA.
Weymouth, MA - 4/18/18 - Construction continues on the structures at our King Oak Hill park site. The pavilion is coming together quickly and the restroom structure will be ready for finish work very soon.
Taunton, MA - 4/17/18 - MDR's crew remobilized at our site in Taunton, MA early in April. They are already hard at work installing the remaining underground electrical conduit. The conduit will be used for the new traffic signals which were installed during the winter months. MDR is also currently installing the new drainage structures. The next step in the project will be road widening for phase two and is expected to begin within the next three weeks.
Winthrop, MA - 3/30/18 - Highland Park construction continues as more of the granite curbing is put into place at our beach front site on Winthrop Shore Drive.
Winthrop, MA - 3/19/18 - The concrete sea wall has been completed and work has begun at Highland Park, located at the beach access point on Winthrop Shore Drive. The curbing has been put in place and the park is expected to be complete by the end of May 2018.
Weymouth, MA - 3/7/18 - The underground recharge system has been installed at King Oak Hill Park. This is a deep percolation system for aquifer replenishment. The system ensures that the water table is replenished by catching water before it is carried away via the drainage system.
Winthrop, MA - 3/5/18 - MDR crews were hard at work over the weekend cleaning the ocean front site after the latest storm. The Nor'easter featured 92 MPH winds, coastal flooding and left an estimated 2 million people without electricity. The site in Winthrop, MA did not suffer any lasting damage and the MDR crew was able to successfully clear the sand and debris from the streets. Normally scheduled work will continue without delay.
Weymouth, MA - 2/26/18 - First steps in construction of the new pavilion have been initiated at our site on King Oak Hill. The forms for the pavilion footing are in place and ready to be poured.
Winthrop, MA - 2/22/18 - Seawall rehabilitation nears completion at our site on Winthrop Shore Drive. The final pour for the cap portion of the concrete wall has been set and marks the final step in the rehabilitation of the wall. MDR is excited to unveil the finished product!
Winthrop, MA - 1/18/18 - The top portion of the seawall has been formed and the first pour of new concrete has been completed. The second pour is tentatively scheduled for next Tuesday. The wall is expected to be completed within the next three weeks.
Winthrop, MA - 1/15/18 - Progress continues on the concrete seawall at Winthrop Shore Drive. The stairwell section of the concrete wall has been refaced and patched and is ready to be sealed.
Winthrop, MA - 1/11/18 - MDR cleans up Winthrop Shore Drive site after the bomb cyclone. Thankfully there was no damage to the site or the work already completed. Construction of the concrete seawall will continue as scheduled.
Somerville, MA - 1/11/18 - MDRs snow removal crew has been hard at work since January 4th when the bomb cyclone dropped almost 14 inches on the Boston area in 48 hours. The storm was the first of the season and the rapid accumulation left most of the area burried in snow. MDR worked dilligently to clear the snow from the streets in Somerville, MA. The snow removal crew has completed their work for this storm and is ready for whatever this season has in store.
Tewksbury, MA - 1/10/18 - MDR Construction has decided to sponsor Zach Brandano in his continuing motocross career. The local up and comer rides at Crowhill Motocross Track in Baldwinville, MA. Zach does track, pit and trail rides. He can not wait to get his new bike out on the track and is excited about his latest sponsorship from MDR.
Winthrop, MA - 12/12/17 - Refacing of the larger section of the concrete seawall is currently in progress on Winthrop Shore Drive. The concrete has been poured into the form and will set before the form is removed and the wall is sealed.
Wilmington, MA - 12/8/17 - Work continues on Lowell St in Wilmington, MA. Installation of new 8 inch gravity sewer pipes and 4 inch force main pipes is currently underway. Preparation has begun for permanent trench patch.