Archive: cannistraro

December | 30 | 2016

Cannistraro’s 2016 Year in Review

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

July | 12 | 2016

Training is at the Center of Cannistraro’s Safety Culture

The Boston construction scene is busy.  And while there is a lot going on at job sites and construction offices all over the city, and construction schedules are moving at a rapid pace, Cannistraro is encouraging its employees to take a moment to slow down and think about safety. Over the years, safety leaders have …read more

February | 25 | 2016

WATCH: How Does a 3D Model Help Create Prefabricated Pipe?

Cannistraro’s  BIM and prefabrication expertise is known across the U.S.  Since first adopting these these tools and techniques in the early 2000s, our team has continued to refine its processes in order to grow, improve and find new ways to innovate.  In the third installment of our “Tell Me How” video series, we take a closer look at …read more

January | 20 | 2016

RECAP: Boston Community Gathers To Honor MLK

Over 1,000 people gathered for the Annual Boston MLK Day Breakfast on Monday morning; a tradition that was started in order to honor MLK but still allow people to make it to work on time (back then it was not recognized as a Holiday).  Fast forward 46 years, and while Martin Luther King Day is …read more

July | 30 | 2015

COMMENTARY – Boston can still win: the vision for a better city

Off Topic with John Cannistraro is a new series on our blog featuring commentary from Company President John Cannistraro, Jr.  This first installment is a response to the failed bid to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to Boston, which was also shared as Letter to the Editor of the Boston Globe. Over the next weeks and months as …read more

March | 23 | 2015

Recognizing Safe Behavior Puts Words into Action

Creating a positive safety culture is a vital part of being a best-in-class construction organization. At Cannistraro, the message of planning, working and living safely permeates every activity and communication across the company. Recently, Cannistraro’s Safety Team launched a revamped Safety Recognition Program that takes the “Plan, Work, Live Safe” concept to the next level …read more

March | 10 | 2015

IN THE NEWS: Cannistraro Discusses Energy in Latest High-Profile Monthly

In the March issue of the Boston construction and development publication High-Profile Monthly, John Cannistraro, Jr. opines on some of today’s most trending topics.  From the Mayor’s Climate Action Plan, to Cannistraro’s plans to Greenovate, to the Boston 2024 Olympic bid, click here to read how we’re joining the movement and taking action!

March | 6 | 2015

VIDEO: Leading the Charge for Women in Construction

Today marks the culmination of “Women in Construction Week 2015,” an annual celebration that spans many cities and industries across the U.S.  Here in the Greater Boston area, the local Chapter of NAWIC (National Association of Women in Construction) have helped lead the charge with various events over the course of the week.  Cannistraro’s Estimating Manager, Kourtney …read more