Avangrid, Copenhagen joint wind venture reaches financial close

Avangrid officials said the project has closed on an aggregate of approximately $2.3 billion of construction and term loan financing with nine global lending banks. The company now expects to begin construction work on Vineyard Wind 1 this fall. Avangrid is joining forces with Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners, a Danish fund management and investment company, to […]

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Engineering firms hired to design access to proposed Norwich business park in Occum

One week after the City Council approved bonding $740,000 to fund engineering designs for access roads into a proposed second business park, the Norwich Community Development Corp. on Tuesday approved the hiring of three contractors to do the work and one to seek federal funding for the project. The City Council approved the $740,000 funding […]

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Century-old brownstone laboratory on Hartford Hospital campus, once hailed as center for medical research, would be demolished to make way for hospital power generating plant

The hospital has plans to demolish the structure, replacing it with an expanded electrical power plant, now in the basement of a neighboring building. Hospital officials say the power plant is sorely in need of an upgrade and needs to relocated above ground. The basement area, they said, is prone to flooding and where a […]

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The price tag for a new Killingly community center has jumped $10 million. This is why.

After declining last year to move forward with a plan to shift recreational programming to the town’s former high school, the Town Council is expected this month to re-visit that option, though such a project will now carry a substantially higher – about $10 million – price tag. The council in March 2020 declined to […]

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Floating hotel and market among ideas floated for New London waterfront

The group secured prime developer status from the City Council last week for the area encompassing Waterfront Park, a walking pier that Mayor Michael Passero said is underutilized and in need of a major boost of water-related activity. Advanced American will have exclusive right to negotiate a development agreement or lease with no promises yet […]

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Wallingford PZC votes down Amazon facility on Research Parkway

Neighbors applauded the Planning and Zoning Commission’s denial of a special permit application to build an Amazon distribution center and warehouse at 5 Research Parkway. It was the conclusion of a five-month long process that resulted in the applicant, Montante Construction, being denied approval to redevelop the 180-acre site, formerly a Bristol-Myers Squibb medical research […]

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Developer outlines $100 million second phase for Perkins Farm project in Mystic

Developer David Lattizori is proposing a $100 million expansion to his Perkins Farm development, which calls for a 72,000-square-foot medical building and a second 121-unit apartment complex. The first phase of the project, valued at $85 million, contains a 50,000-square foot Hartford Health Care medical building that opened in January 2020, as well as 121 […]

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