Gables University Station Offers 350 Distinct Apartment Homes to Westwood Residents
HOLLISTON, MA Wayne J. Griffin Electric, Inc. (Griffin Electric) has recently completed the electrical installation work for Gables University Station, a new residential community in Westwood, Massachusetts.
With a total of 350 apartment homes, including 69 for affordable housing, the new apartment community consists of 427,000 square feet, with an additional 172,000-square-foot parking garage. One and two bedroom apartments offering high-end amenities are just steps away from MBTA and Amtrak train stations. Residents have access to an on-site pool, three courtyards, a state-of-the-art fitness center, media room, gaming station and business center with meeting rooms, as well as adjacent University Station's numerous retail and restaurant offerings.
The Griffin Electric team was responsible for performing underground service work, plus site lighting installation for this construction project. Additionally, the team set up two 4000A services, branch electrical, bus duct risers, meter banks and load centers on-site. Furthermore, light fixture installation, a fire alarm system, power/data wiring in living units and common areas, in addition to wiring HVAC units on the facility's roof were part of the company's electrical contract.
General contractor The Hanover Company, of Boston, Massachusetts, oversaw the construction, working with architect, Wallace Garcia Wilson Architects, of Houston, Texas, and electrical engineer, Wozny Barbar & Associates, Inc., of Hanover, Massachusetts.