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“Pare deftly navigated these [project] challenges on behalf of the City. Construction of the $2.5-million project was recently completed under budget, and with widespread stakeholder approval. Without question, the highly successful outcome of this project would not have been possible without the diligent efforts of the Pare team…”

Andrew Silvia, PE, PMP
Chief of Project Development
City of Pawtucket, RI

"My experience with Pare during this project was exceptional.  I found them to be knowledgeable, timely, and easy to work with.  They were an integral part of the success of this project -- I'm not sure we would have had the same results working with another firm."

Robert D. Bailey, P.E.
Principal Civil Engineer
RI Department of Environmental Management/Planning & Development

"This firm has exemplified the type of professionalism I would expect when hiring a professional engineering firm and the many projects we worked on together were done on time and within budget."

Dave Powers
District Superintendent
Greenville Water District, Greenville, RI

"This project would not have been possible without Pare.  Their diligence in meeting schedules and maintaining budgets was paramount in the success of this project."

William J. Canning
Owner
William J. Canning Management LLC

"We were extremely pleased with the timely completion of the water main replacement project and its less than expected cost."

Raymond DiSanto
General Manager
East Smithfield Water District

"We want to thank you for your outstanding work and the staff that was dedicated to the project.  It was a pleasure to team with you.  You are a professional, competent and thorough organization and were elemental in contributing to the overall success of the challenging Woonsocket Middle School Replacement Project."

Ronald M. Fargnoli
Senior Project Executive
Gilbane Building Company

"Construction administration services were accurate and timely, and the team was very responsive to the problems inherent in balancing the aggressive project schedules while allowing the facility to operate daily."

Ken Lortie
Director of Facility Management
Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Department of Mental Health

"Pare's wetland services are exemplary.  WRWC contracted with Pare to develop a wetland restoration study, and not only was the study thorough and completed in a timely manner, but Pare was more than willing to help us develop proposals to implement several of the restoration options.  We thoroughly enjoyed the process with Pare's friendly and responsive staff."

Alicia Lehrer, Executive Director
Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council
Providence, RI

"Our company has retained a number of environmental consultants but when we have a project with difficult or complex environmental issues, we turn to Pare.  Pare's knowledge of the wetland laws and their ability to convey information to regulators is unmatched."

Timothy Higgins, Vice President
Edgewood Development Company, LLC
Plainville, MA

"Pare has worked for the Town of Norwood on a number of civil engineering projects during the past few years and, without question, they are one of the most dedicated and professional firms with which I have been associated."

John J. Carroll
General Manager
Town of Norwood, MA

"Your personnel are professional, easy to work with, very knowledgeable, and pay attention to details, resulting in an excellent product."

Richard B. Geldard, P.E.
Former Town Engineer
Smithfield, RI

“Pare Corporation staff has always been responsive, prepared planning documents of high quality, and been available on short notice to make critical public presentations.”

Tina Dolen
Former Executive Director
Aquidneck Island Planning Commission

Pare performed extremely well under demanding situations and was able to both meet a proposed short schedule and stay within its proposed budget.” 

Robert L. Desmarais, P.E.
Director of Public Works
Amesbury, MA

Awards

"2013 Outstanding Smart Growth Projects Award” – Rumford Center, Rumford, RI.  Presented to Peregrine Group LLC and Pare Corporation. Presented by Grow Smart RI.

“2017 Engineering Excellence Award” -  Richard E. Beaupre Center for Chemical and Forensic Sciences on the Kingston Campus of the University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI.  Presented  by the American Council of Engineering Companies of Rhode Island (ACEC-RI).

“2017 Engineering Excellence Awards - Bronze Winner" – University Hall, University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA. Presented to Pare Corporation by the American Council of Engineering Companies Massachusetts (ACEC/MA).

“2008 Current Topic: Smart Growth and New Urbanism Award” – The Metacom Avenue Corridor Management Plan, Bristol, RI.  Presented to the Town of Bristol and Pare Corporation and Bradford Associates. Presented by the American Planning Association.

“2014 Planning Project Award for Land Use / Redevelopment” – Payne-Cutlery New Bedford Brownfields  Area Wide Plan.  Presented by the American Planning Association Massachusetts Chapter.

"2010 Merit Award" -Center for Biotechnology and Life Sciences by Payette. Presented by the Boston Society of Architects a chapter of the American Institute of Architects.

"2016 Engineering Excellence Awards - Bronze Winner" - Marshfield High School Project, Marshfield, MA. Presented to Pare Corporation by the American Council of Engineering Companies Massachusetts (ACEC/MA).

"2015 Engineering Excellence Awards - Bronze Winner"  -  Bristol Town Beach Stormwater Outfall Retrofit, Bristol RI. Presented to Pare Corporation by the American Council of Engineering Companies Massachusetts (ACEC/MA).

"2008 Smart Growth / Healthy Communities Award" - Housing for Barrington's Future: Housing-Land Use Study, Barrington, RI. Presented to Pare Corporation by the RI Chapter of the American Planning Association. 

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"1986 Award for Excellence in the Design of Highway Facilities, Historic Preservation and Cultural Enhancement" - Division Street Bridge, Pawtucket, RI. Presented to Pare Corporation by the Federal Highway Administration.

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"2007 Smart Growth & New Urbanism Award" - Metacom Avenue Corridor Management Plan, Bristol, RI.  Presented to Pare Corporation and Bradford Associates by the RI Chapter of the American Planning Association.

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"2007 Merit Award: Planning & Analysis" - The Cathedral Square Feasibility Study. Presented to Pare Corporation and Bradford Associates by the Rhode Island Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects.

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"2006 Award for Outstanding Local Comprehensive Planning Project" - Lonsdale Bleachery Redevelopment Plan. Presented to Pare Corporation and the Town of Lincoln, RI by the Rhode Island Chapter of the American Planning Association.

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