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Boston, MA

Jones Lang LaSalle Construction Wins 80,000 SF Construction Assignment for The Entegris Advanced Nanotech R&D and Manufacturing Center in Bedford, MA

BOSTON, September 21, 2012 — Jones Lang LaSalle Construction was awarded the contract to provide construction management / general contracting services by Entegris for its i2M Center for Advanced Materials Science (“i2M Center) in Bedford, MA.  Entegris is a global provider of products and technologies used to solve the most difficult purification, process control, and material protection challenges in advanced semiconductor and electronics manufacturing.

When completed, the i2M Center will be one of New England’s leading R&D and manufacturing centers for filtration media, electrostatic clamps (E-Chucks) and proprietary advanced, low-temperature coatings. The complete remodeling of this entire existing facility will consolidate Entegris operations in Greater Boston, and house approximately 100 professional and skilled employees.
As part of the project, whe existing building at 9 Crosby Drive in Bedford, MA  will be completely customized to meet Entegris’ needs, and will feature: multiple clean rooms, large manufacturing areas, and all new building and waste treatment systems. Construction has begun, and completion is scheduled for late spring 2013.

According to Jones Lang LaSalle Vice President and Senior Construction Manager William DePippo: “We are privileged to be working with Entegris on its innovative new center. Our team is focused on delivering a state of the art facility for delivering breakthrough technologies.“ Joining William on the Jones Lang LaSalle Construction team is: Managing Director and Project Executive Steven Wassersug, Senior Superintendents Daniel Browne and Stephen Pizzuto, Senior Construction Manager Lawrence Carpenter, Assistant Construction Manager Laura Fraioli, and Chief Estimator Karl Ginand.
Entegris provides a wide range of products for purifying, protecting and transporting critical materials used in processing and manufacturing in semiconductor and other high-tech industries. Entegris is ISO 9001 certified and has manufacturing, customer service or research facilities in the United States, China, France, Germany, Israel, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan. Additional information can be found at

About Jones Lang LaSalle Construction
Jones Lang LaSalle Construction offers comprehensive services as a construction manager, general contractor and design/builder, completing over 500 diverse assignments annually. With a service reach throughout New England, the Mid-Atlantic, mid-West and the West Coast, Jones Lang LaSalle constructed $145 million in 2011. Delivering construction solutions to an extensive roster of Life Sciences, Higher Education, Government, Corporate, Industrial, Technology, Hospitality, and Residential/Retail clients, assignments range from smaller interior fit-outs to $100 million mixed-use developments. Their on line portfolio can be viewed at


About Jones Lang LaSalle
Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE:JLL) is a financial and professional services firm specializing in real estate. The firm offers integrated services delivered by expert teams worldwide to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying or investing in real estate. With 2011 global revenue of $3.6 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle serves clients in 70 countries from more than 1,000 locations worldwide, including 200 corporate offices.  The firm is an industry leader in property and corporate facility management services, with a portfolio of approximately 2.1 billion square feet worldwide. LaSalle Investment Management, the company’s investment management business, is one of the world’s largest and most diverse in real estate with $47 billion of assets under management. For further information, please visit