Facilities with critical equipment, spaces or procedures rely on special hazards fire detection and suppression systems to prevent damage and eliminate costly downtime.  Even when deployed, these specialized systems minimize business interruptions by providing early warning detection and gaseous fire suppression.   Here are some of the types of facilities that commonly utilize special hazards fire …read more

Currently, 90% of Haiti’s children suffer from waterborne diseases and intestinal parasites.  Together, we can start to lower this number by improving their quality of life.  Clean water and proper sanitation can save thousands of lives in rural communities across Haiti. Cannistraro, along with its employees and partner organizations, has taken action to support health …read more

When it comes to a building’s fire protection, the “out of sight, out of mind” approach can leave you open to risk.  It’s important (and often mandatory) to conduct routine inspections of fire sprinkler systems, but it’s easy to forget about some of the factors that create demand for annual inspection, testing & maintenance: MINIMIZE …read more

  Cannistraro is pleased to officially welcome Regina R. Gerrick to its corporate services team to serve as the firm’s in-house General Counsel.  With over twelve years of significant legal experience working in organizations including the US Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and The Community Builders, Inc., Gerrick calls upon her experience working …read more

At the end of a busy year it is always good to reflect back on all you’ve accomplished.  Once again at Cannistraro this year, there is a lot for which we can be proud.  To best tell the story of 2016, we turn to the tradition started in 2015: our Year in Review infographic. Have …read more

In the building trades, a strong apprenticeship program is a meaningful, important part long term success.  At Cannistraro and Harrington Air Systems, all major trade disciplines participate in active apprenticeship programs in partnership with the local trade unions.  These programs provide valuable education, training and work experience to the next generation of field personnel. As …read more

Earlier this month Cannistraro was one of three companies nationwide to earn this year’s  CMiC Innovation Award, a top honor in construction technology.  After adopting CMiC, an enterprise project management data and costing solution, back in 2012, Cannistraro has spent years adapting and improving its internal systems and workflows to better inform its operations and accounting …read more

This week the Boston Globe published its annual list of Top Places to Work.  Cannistraro is proud to announce that it is once again among the list of leading workplaces in Massachusetts.  On behalf of the company’s over 700 employees, CEO David Cannistraro and other company representatives accepted the award at the Top Places to Work …read more

Cannistraro was recently awarded Plumbing Contractor of the Year by the PHCC at their annual conference. Being recognized on a National level is a huge testament to the hard work and dedication our employees put into the company on a daily basis, building upon the legacy that John Cannistraro Sr. started over 50 years ago. …read more

One of our passions as an organization is to find ways of doing good in our community, and since 2009, advancing the mission of the Plumbing Museum is one way we can give back.  With that in mind, we are proud to share in the announcement of the ribbon cutting and launch of the Manoog Family Artist in …read more