Winthrop, MA - 3/19/18 - The concrete 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.
Weymouth, MA - 12/8/17 - Clearing and grubbing is complete at King Oak Hill Park. The footing for the restroom building has been framed in preparation for construction.
Taunton, MA - 12/1/17 - The catch basins are being installed at the Harts Four Corners site in Tauntion, MA. The MDR crew is laying the pipe for connection and will soon begin preparation for our winter shutdown.
Winthrop, MA - 11/29/17 - Road excavation is currently underway on Winthrop Shore Drive. The upper portion of the concrete sea wall has been refaced and is ready to be sealed. The lower part of the wall has been framed and prepared for the start of the refacing process.
Boxborough, MA - 11/21/17 - MDR's work on the housing project with Jefferson at Beaver Brook in Boxborough, MA has been completed. The completion of the paving and striping marked the end of MDR's work on the project.
Weymouth, MA - 11/17/17 - Clearing and tree removal has begun at King Oak Hill Park in Weymouth, MA. This is the first step in the creation of the new section of the park. The stumps have also been removed as part of the clearing and grubbing process.
Wilmington, MA - 11/15/17 - MDR wins bid for sewer improvements project on Lowell Street in Wilmington, MA. The project will include updates to the sewer system including the addition of a new sewer pump station. The contract price is $561,900.00 and the project is expected to be completed by January 2018.
Taunton, MA - 11/14/17 - Phase 1 of the intersection improvements is nearing completion at our site on Route 140 in Taunton. Installation of the granite curb and construction of the new sidewalks is currently underway. ADA detectable warning panels and accessibility ramps will represent the final steps of Phase 1. Phase 2 will begin with full depth excavation for road widening and drainage improvements on County St.
Winthrop, MA - 11/7/17 - Seawall repairs are well underway as progress continues in Winthrop, MA. The granite wall has been drilled in preparation for grouting. The drilling insures that the foam grout injections reach the back of the concrete wall sealing it to prevent water permeation. The concrete wall has been prepared for refacing using a grid pattern and rebar that will reinforce the wall.