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Unistress Project Executive Pete Libardi has been with the company for over 36 years, and was previously the Vice President of Petricca Construction, for a total of 45 years. When you see Pete, please congratulate him! Perri Petricca says: “Pete is a great leader and one of the finest people it has ever been my

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On behalf of several generations of the Petricca family, Perri Petricca accepted the Founder of America Award from the Literacy Network of South Berkshire. In presenting the award, the Literacy Network said, “The Petricca family represents all that is best about the immigrant experience in America”. Watch video about the Petricca family’s history, from humble

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By Andy McKeever, iBerkshires Staff Monday, September 26, 2016 Photos © iBerkshires There are some cool dogs at the Eleanor Sonsini Animal Shelter thanks to local businesses. Some 30 Unistress employees were at the volunteer-run shelter this past weekend to build a cover to protect the dogs from the elements. The project allows the dogs

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Unistress is one of eleven companies and individuals who have made unique contributions to the Massachusetts economy have been named as recipients of the annual Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) Next Century Award “AIM created the Next Century Award to honor the accomplishments of companies and individuals creating a new era of economic opportunity for

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The 2016 Berkshire County Trendsetter Award winners were announced at the sixth annual Celebrate The Berkshires event, held at Tanglewood before a crowd of more than 300. Seven worthy individuals and organizations were selected. State Senator Benjamin Downing served as Master of Ceremonies. The Berkshire Trendsetter Awards recognize the many ways that people and organizations

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Best All-Precast Concrete Parking Sructure: Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority Salem Intermodal Commuter Rail Station The Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PC) has announced another award for Unistress (and our partners on the project) – another in a long list of award-winning projects that we’ve built over the past several years. Project Overview (from the PCI Announcement) The

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TARRYTOWN, N.Y. — The shape of the new Tappan Zee Bridge is emerging from the green-gray waters of the Hudson River.TARRYTOWN, N.Y. — The shape of the new Tappan Zee Bridge is emerging from the green-gray waters of the Hudson River. Less than a year after construction began, the first major bridge to be built

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As part of the team that designed and built the new Hartford Hospital garage, Unistress has been awarded another honor for this innovative precast structure. The Connecticut Building Congress named the project as Best Building of the Year in the Transportation/Utilities/Civil category. The annual CBC Project Team Awards recognize “outstanding building projects that exemplify project

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Unistress President Perri Petricca was recently interviewed on two National Public Radio stations, discussing Unistress’ contract to provide the precast components on the new Tappan Zee Bridge. To listen to the interview New England Public Radio, WFCR-FM in Amherst, CLICK HERE. Here’s a summary: A western Massachusetts company has landed a major contract to work

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