Veitas and Veitas Engineers Provides Structural Design for Phase II of MarketStreet Lynnfield

July 14, 2014

BRAINTREE, MA – July 14, 2014 – MarketStreet Lynnfield, a leading open-air shopping center in Massachusetts is expanding its footprint. Phase II construction is underway, featuring an additional 107,000 SF of retail space.

Veitas and Veitas Engineers is partnering with Prellwitz Chilinski Associates, National Development, WS Development and Cranshaw Construction to provide structural design for the four structure expansion. The structures, intended to house a diverse group of retailers, utilize metal stud exterior wall construction, moment and brace frames to provide lateral stability and also meet snow drift requirements.

Construction is scheduled to continue through 2014 and a phased opening is planned for the first half of 2015.

Phase I of MarketStreet Lynnfield, completed in October 2013, presents a unique town center experience, multiple outdoor social spaces and 54 retail, entertainment and dining destinations.  The lifestyle and retail development is currently anchored by a 45,000 SF Whole Foods Market and Kings while offering a vast array of dining options including Legal C Bar, Starbucks and Yard House.

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About Veitas and Veitas Engineers:  Veitas and Veitas Engineers has built a legacy of providing reliable, value-oriented structural engineering since its founding in 1964. Our engineers understand how today’s retail environments must function – and how their needs can change, right up through construction.  Smart structural decisions can transform a project and we have proven time and time again that we deliver structural solutions that are efficient to build and sustainable to operate. Learn more at www.veitas.com.

Media Contact:

Ruta Johnson

rjohnson@veitas.com / 925.519.5930