Public Sector Building Projects

Forish has been designing, constructing & maintaining Public Sector buildings in Western Massachusetts since 1946.

The list below highlights some of our projects. Contact us to and see what Forish Construction Company can do for you.

Pioneer Valley Christian School - Building Addition and Improvements

This project is a 37,000 square foot addition housing a Gymnasium, Locker Rooms, Library and Classrooms. The project also includes an ADA accessible Lobby addition, a new Exterior Canopy and Corridor and Firewall renovations.  Work will be performed with minimal impact to students and staff from  noise, vibration or odor.

More Pioneer Valley Christian School photos

Goodell HVAC Upgrades

Upgrade of HVAC and Electric Service for Goodell Hall on the UMASS Amherst Campus.







UMA DUBOIS 7th Floor Renovations

Complete renovation of the West section of the 7th Floor for a new office suite. 

UMA Dubois Library Fire Protection System

Complete installation of a new Fire Protection system for the 28 story library on the UMASS Amherst Campus. The work includes the addition of a fire pump and alarm modifications for the sprinkler system, construction of Fire Pump and Electrical Rooms and construction of new Fire Protection systems distribution. The work was done in coordination with two other concurrent projects within the building.




Westfield Senior Center

Provide construction for a new 20,000 square foot Senior Center for the City of Westfield. 

Additional Westfield Senior Center photos

Deerfield Highway Facility

The construction of a new department of public works facility for the town of Deerfield on the grounds of an old pickle factory in South Deerfield.  The main building is a 15,500 square foot facility housing office space, employee facilities, vehicle storage and maintenance areas.  Additional work included storm water facilities, an access road, sand and salt shed, fuel depot and exterior covered storage. 

More photos of the Deerfield Highway Facility

Holyoke Community Charter School

A 15,000 sf one-story classroom/ multi-purpose school addition.

Additional Holyoke Community Charter School photos

Sturbridge Town Hall Renovations

Renovations were made to a historically significant building in the Town of Sturbridge.   

UMass Dorms - Johnson, Lewis Thatcher Renovations

The renovations completed by Forish Construction on 3 buildings while the students were out on break.

More pictures of the Johnson Lewis Thatcher Dorm renovations

PVTA Transit Center at UMass

Forish Construction was contracted for the demolition of the old building and the construction of new PVTA Transit Center at UMass.

More about the UMass PVTA project

State Police Hangar

Forish Construction constructed at Westover a new hangar and office space for the Massachusetts State Police Air Wing.

Town of Plainfield Safety Complex

Forish Construction was there for the Town of Plainfield when they were ready to build a public safety building for housing their fire apparatus and ambulances.  Their new building also includes offfices, meeting rooms, locker rooms and shower facilities. 

Westfield Technology Center

Forish Construction built for the City of Westfield a new 6000 sq. ft. facility when they needed the space. The building has space for the server/network, dispatch, storage, and other areas needed by emergency management.

Town of Holland, Senior Center

The Town of Holland chose Forish Construction when they needed a new home for their Senior Center. The result is a new building with room for all their community needs.

More Holland Senior Center Photos

Town of Warren, Highway Garage

Forish Construction built for the Town of Warren a new Highway Garage and a Sand/Salt storage shed.

Mass. Highway Garage in Buckland

Construction of a new 4,000 s.f. steel storage facility for the Town of Buckland.