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Griffin Electric Providing Installation Work for New Mixed-Use Development Project in Providence

PROVIDENCE, RI — Wayne J. Griffin Electric, Inc. (Griffin Electric) announces they are currently providing installation services on the new Emblem 125 project on Parcel 28 in Providence, Rhode Island. The 256,000-square-foot mixed-use development is expected to reach completion in fall 2022.

The six-story Emblem 125 will feature 249 residential units, a two-story atrium lobby, and approximately 20,000 square feet of ground floor retail space. Additionally, residents will have access to an exterior courtyard, indoor/outdoor club room, and second-floor co-working lounge, among other amenities.

Griffin Electric’s on-site services include both electrical and telecommunications work. The Griffin team is responsible for installing new services, lighting, power, and lightning protection throughout the building. Griffin is also wiring systems for fire alarms and emergency generators. Telecom work includes installing both telephone and cable television wiring for each of the apartment units.

Shawmut Design and Construction of Providence is the general contractor for the project, working alongside Torti Gallas + Partners of Washington, D.C., which is serving as the architect. The project team also includes Building Engineering Resources, Inc., of North Easton, Massachusetts, as the electrical engineer.

In the electrical contracting business since 1978, Wayne J. Griffin Electric, Inc. has served on projects in a range of markets throughout New England and Southeast for over four decades. Headquartered in Holliston, Massachusetts, the company also has regional offices in Pelham, Alabama; Duluth, Georgia; Charlotte, North Carolina; and Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina.

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