Michael Integlia & Company and University Orthopedics Break Ground on State-of-the-Art Medical Facility
Michael Integlia & Company, a leading real estate development firm based in Providence, Rhode Island, held a groundbreaking ceremony on Saturday, November 12th to celebrate the University Orthopedics' new facility in East Providence, Rhode Island. This is the first commercial project at the Kettle Point redevelopment parcel on the 40-acre waterfront site.
Michael Integlia & Company, a leading real estate development firm based in Providence, Rhode Island, held a groundbreaking ceremony on Saturday, November 12th to celebrate the new home for University Orthopedics. The development, financed by The Washington Trust Company, marks the first commercial development project on the Kettle Point Redevelopment parcel fronting on Veterans Memorial Parkway in East Providence, Rhode Island.
The groundbreaking ceremony attracted more than one hundred spectators including local dignitaries, physicians, staff and Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo. Commenting on University Orthopedics expansion, Governor Raimondo stated, "We have some of the best healthcare professionals in America here in Rhode Island and I certainly appreciate that commitment to Rhode Island. This is a big investment in Rhode Island and it shows that we have a very bright future."
The new 88,500 square foot development on the Kettle Point site reflects the vision between the Project Team and University Orthopedics goals to best serve their orthopedic patients in the community and beyond.
from left to right: Mehdi Khosrovani, President of New England Medical Design (Project Architect), Brendon Integlia for Michael Integlia III (Construction Manager and Developer), Edward Burman, President of E.W. Burman Construction Company (General Contractor), Weber Shill, Chief Operating Officer University Orthopedics, Kathleen E. Snelgrove, Operations Manager University Orthopedics, Michael Integlia, Jr. President of Michael Integlia & Company (Developer and Construction Manager), Governor Gina Raimondo, Dr. Akelman, President University Orthopedics, Jeanne Boyle, City of East Providence Planning Director, Timothy Chapman, City of East Providence Acting City Manager, Joseph Confessore, Senior Vice President Washington Trust Corporation, Dennis DiPrete, President DiPrete Engineer (Civil Engineer)