115 Hartwell Avenue Lexington, MA

Owner: King Street Properties
General Contractor: B.W. Kennedy & Co.
General Work Scope: Site & Underground Utility Construction

F.E. French Construction is providing site and underground utility construction services for a new 3-story building, plus penthouse, to become 115 Hartwell Ave, the newest addition to the Hartwell Ave campus in Lexington, MA. Work scope includes:

  • Erosion Control
  • Site Prep/Demo (test pits, tree clearing, asphalt pulverization, existing curb and concrete sidewalk removal, stripping loam, removal of existing site lighting, removal of existing utility piping)
  • Grading/Earthwork, Including 7,200 T Of Site Cuts
  • Excavate & Backfill For 92,000 SF Building Foundation
  • Site Dewatering
  • Site Drainage System Installation
  • Sanitary Sewer Installation
  • Fire Protection & Domestic Water Installation
  • Excavate & Backfill For Site Electrical
  • Excavate & Backfill For Site Retaining Walls
  • Prep For & Install Site Finishes (granite and precast concrete curb, concrete sidewalks, grading/prep for bituminous concrete parking)

F.E. French equipment on site:

  • Cat 312 Excavator
  • Cat 315 Excavator
  • Cat 325 Excavator
  • Cat 433C Roller
  • Cat D5 Dozer
  • Cat 924 Loader
  • Cat 950 Loader
  • Cat 259 Skidsteer 
  • 6W, 10W Trucking

321 Arsenal St. Watertown, MA – Kaplan Construction

F.E. French Construction worked with Kaplan Construction on a multi-phase project to complete site work for a new retail corridor layout at 321 Arsenal St. in Watertown, MA (The Arsenal On The Charles). The work scope included demolition, new utilities (drainage work, sewer work, and water work), grading, granite curbing, road paving, and concrete sidewalks.

In addition to our field personnel, to execute the work, F.E. French Construction employed the following pieces of equipment from its fleet:

  • Cat 950 Loader
  • Cat 325 Excavator
  • Cat 315 Excavator
  • Cat 304 Excavator
  • Cat D5 Dozer
  • Cat 259 Skid Steer
  • 6-Wheel Dump
  • 10-Wheel Dump