Happenings

BSC Presents Workshop to Coastal Carolina Tomorrow

On October 4th, BSC presented at a workshop sponsored by Coastal Carolina Tomorrow (CCT). The workshop focused on wetland permitting after the Carabell/Rapanos Guidance, which has affected the process by which the US Army Corps of Engineers claims jurisdiction of wetlands. The resulting regulation has affected North Carolina's statewide permits to impact wetlands, resulting in…Read More

BSC to Design Golf Course Improvements

BSC has been selected to provide site design, survey, and environmental permitting services to improve the drainage system at the Fisher's Island Golf Course in New York, which is subject to salt water flooding during parts of the year.Read More

BSC to Continue Chelsea Creek Restoration

BSC has been selected to develop a conceptual restoration plan for the second stage of the Mill Creek Aquatic Habitat Restoration Initiative in Chelsea, MA, involving a combination of invasive plant species control (primarily Phragmites australis), native species re-establishment, stream-side stabilization, and other habitat improvements.Read More

Manufacturing Facility Project Receives Fast-Track Approvals

BSC Group is part of the design team for a $150 million, 500,000-sf manufacturing facility in Devens, MA. The firm has provided civil/site engineering, wetlands, landscape and survey services for preparation of permitting documents under the Devens Enterprise Commission's streamlined Unified Permit Process. The permitting package, which was prepared in less than three weeks, was…Read More

BSC Renews Environmental Services Contract with MassHighway

BSC has received a new on-call contract with the Massachusetts Highway Department to provide construction assistance to ensure compliance with environmental permits for construction of state and interstate roadways and highways. Initial assignments include work in the municipalities of New Bedford, Woburn, Worcester, and Franklin. BSC will also be helping to write the NPDES SWPPP…Read More

BSC Wins On-Call Contract with DCAM

The Massachusetts Division of Capital Asset Management (DCAM) has selected BSC to provide on-call building security and demolition services for various agency properties. BSC will provide civil and structural engineering, specification writing, and environmental permitting.Read More

Quincy Urban Renewal Plan Approved

The Massachusetts Department of Housing & Community Development approved the Quincy Center District Urban Revitalization and Development Plan (URDP). Working under RKG Associates, who served as market consultant for the project, BSC was responsible for preparing the URDP. The plan, which comprises 55 acres of the larger 113-acre Quincy Center, provides a strategy for redeveloping…Read More

Wind Turbine Test Facility to Come to Boston

BSC Group provided site selection and planning services to support Massachusetts’ successful bid to site a new testing facility for the next generation of wind turbine blades in Boston. The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy and its National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have selected the Massport Autoport site…Read More

BSC on Recently Selected Parcel P-3 Development Team

The Elma Lewis Partners LLC team, which includes BSC Group, has been tentatively selected by the City of Boston as the redeveloper of Parcel P-3 in Boston's Roxbury neighborhood. The Roxbury community played a large role in selecting the development team and in the preceding master planning process. The team proposes to develop the long…Read More

BSC Elects New Associates and Principals

The BSC Principals and Board of Directors are pleased to announce that it has elected several new individuals to Associate or Principal status in BSC Companies. As such, BSC wishes to recognize their continuing contributions to the success of the firm and their potential for further growth and leadership. New Associates Michael Barr  Peter Fraccaroli…Read More
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