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    O’Shea Building

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    Block 216: Portland New Construction

    Proudly progressing Portland The right materials at the right time. Nearly two years after groundbreaking, the 36-story Block 216 building is well on its way to being a fixture of the Portland skyline. This new construction mixed-use tower will soon offer 10,000 SF of retail space, a gourmet food hall, 180,000 SF of commercial office…


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    Leadership Growth at MacDonald-Miller

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    Travis Eshpeter – Service Operations Manager

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    From Duct to Dawn

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    ENR 2021 Top Mechanical Firms

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