Engineering News

Alta Altitude: A New Residential Development in Warwick, RI

A new residential development in Warwick, Rhode Island – Alta Altitude – is one of DiPrete Engineering’s latest projects. Developed by Wood Partners, it features 214 residential units, offering a mix of one- and two-bedroom homes. The project was initiated by Schiavo Enterprises, permitted by DiPrete, and later sold to Wood Partners. DiPrete Engineering's involvement encompassed a wide range of services, ensuring the project's progression from planning to construction. The firm undertook surveying, design, and…
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May 23, 2024
Engineering News

Slade Farm: A New Multifamily Development with Affordable Units in Somerset, MA

Construction began last week on Slade Farm, a new 130-unit multifamily project located within Fairfield Commons in Somerset, Massachusetts. Fairfield Commons is a multifaceted development designed to cater to both residents and visitors. The project includes a 110-room hotel, which is already operational, and a 6,000-square-foot retail building, also built and open, featuring popular establishments such as Starbucks, Jersey Mike's, and Pancheros. There is still available space within this building, indicating potential for further retail…
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May 23, 2024
Engineering News

DiPrete Engineering Talks Family and Value on Worcester’s “The Voice of Business”

In a recent segment of the "Voice of Business" hosted by Hank Stolz on the Talk of the Commonwealth radio show, Len Bradley, Principal, and Byron Andrews, Vice President of Survey at DiPrete Engineering, emphasized the company's mission, values, and the extensive industry knowledge they bring to the table. Organized through the Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce, the discussion provided a glimpse into the core principles that drive DiPrete's success. Len discussed an overview of…
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May 23, 2024
Internships

DiPrete Engineering’s Internship Program

At DiPrete Engineering, we believe in investing in the future. Our internship program isn't just about filling positions; it's about fostering growth and development for both our interns and mentors. Our internship season begins in the fall when we start attending college career fairs throughout New England, and we make our final offers in March.  What makes an internship with DiPrete different? We provide people with the opportunity to meet our team, see the types…
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April 29, 2024
Engineering News

Flood Mitigation: Matunuck Beach

Over the last two decades, the frequency of intense rainfall events has become increasingly prevalent resulting in coastal and inland flooding. The importance of identifying flood zones on developing properties has become critically evident following the historic January 2023 flooding. Established neighborhoods located 1,000 feet inland from the shoreline, where flooding had not occurred for years, became inundated by back-to-back storms with coastal flooding. In South Kingstown, RI, many residences in Matunuck Beach were affected,…
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April 29, 2024