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2023 | In Focus | March | Women in ConstructionSmashing Stereotypes in the Demolition IndustryAMG Demolition

2023 | In Focus | March | Women in Construction

Smashing Stereotypes in the Demolition Industry

AMG Demolition

It’s a story of dedication, commitment and perseverance in the face of some of life’s most challenging battles, and one that AMG Demolition Inc., has built its legacy on. Based in Melville, Long Island, NY, this woman-owned company (WBE/DBE), headed by Joan “Joni” Capobianco, entrepreneur and pioneer in the demolition industry, was built from the ground up into the multi-million dollar enterprise in the demolition industry it is today.

2023 | In Focus | March | Women in ConstructionReinforcing TomorrowAtlantic Reinforcing Concrete Company

2023 | In Focus | March | Women in Construction

Reinforcing Tomorrow

Atlantic Reinforcing Concrete Company

In 1992 when Erin Lynam, President and co-owner of the Atlantic Reinforcing Concrete Company, headquartered in Deer Park, New York, graduated from Briarcliff College in Patchogue, New York with a degree in business administration, the notion of a woman-owned business providing reinforced concrete subcontracting services to the construction industry was a bit of a stretch. Indeed, it might have seemed to be an impossible dream, if anyone even considered it at all.

2023 | In Focus | March | Women in ConstructionA Woman-Owned Success StoryMacQuesten Development and MacQuesten Construction Management

2023 | In Focus | March | Women in Construction

A Woman-Owned Success Story

MacQuesten Development and MacQuesten Construction Management

Rella Fogliano, founder and CEO of The MacQuesten Companies, launched her enterprise after growing up in the industry. She was the only child of prominent general contractor, Sabino Fogliano, and began spending time at construction sites at just six years old. At seventeen, Ms. Fogliano began working part-time in her father’s construction company, which was founded in 1960.

2023 | In Focus | March | Women in ConstructionSustainable SolutionsMobu Enterprises

2023 | In Focus | March | Women in Construction

Sustainable Solutions

Mobu Enterprises

It’s easy to be green for Mobu Enterprises, builder of custom residential and commercial structures made from shipping containers produced by a skilled team of architects and designers. Initially starting with a small collection of apartment buildings, Mobu has since expanded to urban and rural communities, providing the best in green building while continuing to embrace its motto: “Save our community, save our world, by helping our clients and their future generations construct green areas that withstand the test of time.”

2023 | In Focus | March | Women in ConstructionSustainable, Resilient DesignArquitectonicaSTUDIO, ArquitectonicaGEO, and ArquitectonicaINTERIORS

2023 | In Focus | March | Women in Construction

Sustainable, Resilient Design

ArquitectonicaSTUDIO, ArquitectonicaGEO, and ArquitectonicaINTERIORS

Celebrating women, and their innovative contributions to architecture, landscape architecture, and design, is an act of liberation. Since 2005, ArquitectonicaGEO, ArquitectonicaINTERIORS, and ArquitectonicaSTUDIO have viewed the act of creating sustainable, resilient design as ensuring the protection and responsible use of natural resources while shaping the fabric of architecture, landscape, and design.


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