Masonry Construction Magazine

SOURCE: Masonry Construction Online DATE: November 2009 See the original article at Masonry Construction Online Boston Valley’s team of architects and artisans created over 1600 replacement terra cotta units for United Restoration Preservation to install on this 100 year old building. The beauty of the restoration work is being recognized by Masonry Construction Magazine, which […]
Stoeckel Hall Restoration

Stoeckel Hall: 112 Years Old and Looking Like New

SOURCE: High Profile Magazine DATE: February 2010Excerpt from article High-Profile Focus: Renovation/Restoration Development News The teamwork of Charney Architects, Capasso Restoration, and Boston Valley Terra Cotta on the exterior restoration is evident in the finished project that is Stoeckel Hall. Architect Richard Charney states, “Stoeckel Hall resonates with history, of the nineteenth-century streetscape of this […]

Second Botta-Designed Museum Opens in the US

SOURCE: swissinfo.ch BY: Gerhard Lob in Lugano (Adapted from German by Morven McLean) DATE: January 13, 2010 See the original article at Swissinfo.ch A second museum designed by Mario Botta has just opened in the United States, bearing all the hallmarks of the world renowned Ticino architect. The Bechtler Museum of Modern Art – named […]

Terra Cotta: Age – Old Style is New Again

SOURCE: Architectural Products BY: Chuck Ross, contributing writer DATE: December 2009, Exteriors Issue Excerpt from article Problems – And Solutions In recent years, many early 20th century skyscrapers have begun shedding their terra cotta tile, as attachments and mortar have deteriorated. In Chicago, fears of pedestrian injury incited lawmakers to pass a cornice law that […]

Boston Valley Terra Cotta 2009 Best of Business Award

SOURCE: Small Business Commerce Association SAN FRANCISCO, November 6, 2009 Small Business Commerce Association’s Award Honors the Achievement Boston Valley Terra Cotta has been selected for the 2009 Best of Business Award in the Architectural terra cotta category by the Small Business Commerce Association (SBCA) The Small Business Commerce Association (SBCA) is pleased to announce […]

Boston Valley Terra Cotta Provides Terra Cotta Rain Screen System to Bridgewater State College Campus Addition

High Profile: Facilities Development News SOURCE: High Profile Magazine February 2007 Excerpt from the article Bridgewater, MA – Construction began in spring 2006 on a new campus residential facitlity for Bridgewater State College. The building features over 7000 sf of terra cotta rain screen cladding. DiMella Schaffer of Boston, MA (project architect: Dominic Pedula) uses […]