Projects

June 20, 2018

Cathedral Of The Holy Cross Undergoes First Renovations In 150 Years

Glad to be apart of the historic transformation of the Cathedral of the Holy Cross. Nice to hear mention that “It’s going to be a bright place, it’s going to be filled with light” that our team is currently working on. Cathedral Of The Holy Cross Undergoes First Renovation In 150 Years

March 16, 2018

McDonald Electrical Completes Electrical Construction of The Harlo,1350 Boylston Street in Boston’s Fenway

Architect: Stantec, Boston, MA; EE: Cosentini, Boston, MA; GC: Skanska Construction, Boston, MA; Owner: Skanska USA Development, Boston, MA McDonald Electrical Corp. (MEC), based in Hingham, MA, has completed electrical construction of The Harlo, a new luxury 17-story residential tower located in the heart of The Fenway neighborhood at 1350 Boylston Street. The 183,000 square-foot building houses 212 boutique-style apartments, Continue Reading

October 1, 2017

McDonald Electrical Completes Harvard Kennedy School of Government Campus Transformation Project in Cambridge

Cambridge, MA – McDonald Electrical Corp., based in Hingham, MA, has recently completed comprehensive electrical construction services for the Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) of Government Campus Transformation Project. The 91,000 square-foot expansion project is comprised of classrooms, dining, office and collaboration space within three new structures which connect to four existing HKS buildings. The project included the infill construction at Continue Reading

July 15, 2017

McDonald Electrical Completes Emerson College Dining Hall Renovation, 120 Boylston Street, Boston, MA

Teams with Architect: Elkus Manfredi, Boston, MA; GC: Lee Kennedy Co, Inc., Quincy, MA; EE: Vanderweil Engineers, Boston, MA Boston, MA – McDonald Electrical Corp. (MEC), based in Hingham, Massachusetts, has completed the comprehensive renovation of Emerson College’s new two-floor dining hall, located at 120 Bolyston Street in Boston. The project scope included the installation of a new electrical distribution Continue Reading

February 25, 2016

McDonald Electrical Completes Fast-Track 115,000 SF Electrical Renovation and LogMeIn Office Expansion at 333 Summer Street, Boston

Boston, MA – McDonald Electrical Corp. (MEC) has completed the comprehensive electrical renovation project at 333 Summer Street, including the tenant fit-out of expanded offices for software connectivity company, LogMeIn, in Boston’s Seaport district.  The project scope comprised MEC’s installation new base building’s power and electrical distribution systems, interior lighting and lighting control, and life safety/fire alarm systems at the Continue Reading

January 15, 2016

MEC Power Group Installs 345kV Structure at Mystic Generating Station

MEC Power Group, the high-voltage division of McDonald Electrical, furnished and installed a two-pole H-frame structure at Mystic Generating Station to increase the ground clearance of an existing 345kV transmission line. Two 85-ft steel poles with base plates were set on concrete spread footings, with a 43-ft long W-beam cross-arm to support the existing 795 ACSR conductors and shield wires. Continue Reading

November 30, 2014

McDonald Electrical Completes Electrical Upgrades at Berklee College of Music Facility

Boston, MA – McDonald Electrical Corp. (MEC) has completed extensive electrical upgrades and renovation at Berklee College Music’s classroom building at 1108 Boylston Street in Boston’s Back Bay. The scope at the 13,500 sq. ft. facility included providing new power, lighting and fire alarm systems to facilitate construction of new soundproof classrooms, a state-of-the-art A/V studio, and soundproof music rooms. Continue Reading

August 1, 2014

MEC Systems Provides Tel/Data and A/V Installations at Envoy Hotel in Boston’s Seaport

Boston, MA – MEC Systems, the Hingham-MA based telecommunications division of McDonald Electrical Corp., has completed the comprehensive tel/data installation package for the new 100,000 sf, six-story Envoy Hotel project at 70 Sleeper St. in Boston’s Seaport district. The NECA contractor’s scope entailed providing the infrastructure for the facility’s Honeywell INNCOMM wireless network, wireless access points for the Vingcard back-of-house Continue Reading

July 10, 2014

McDonald Electrical Completes $5.8M Electrical Renovation of Historic Burnham Building, 10 Summer Street in Boston’s Downtown Crossing

NECA contractor teams with Architect: Handel Architects LLP, New York, NY; GC: Suffolk Construction, Boston, MA; EE: WSP, Boston, MA; Owner: Millennium Partners, New York, NY Boston, MA – Hingham, MA-based, McDonald Electrical Corp. has completed comprehensive electrical and fire alarm renovations at the historic, 8-story Burnham Building (10 Summer Street) in Boston’s Downtown Crossing. The electrical project scope at Continue Reading