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Acella Construction names Marcilio Silva as Project Superintendent

NORWELL, MA, ISSUED SEPTEMBER 12, 2013…Acella Construction Corporation (, a leader in construction services to the educational, corporate and institutional markets since 2003, announced today that Marcilio Silva of Westport, MA has joined the firm as a Project Superintendent.

In this role, Silva supervises site crews, schedule inspections, manages weekly schedules and deadlines, enforces OSHA safety regulations and coordinates all trades to complete projects efficiently.

Silva was introduced to the construction industry at a young age, working with his father, the owner of a multi-specialty construction company in his hometown of Sao Miguel in the Azores.  He has been involved in the construction industry professionally since the year 2000, when he started his own small residential general contracting business. More recently, Silva was employed by D. F. Pray General Contractors as a Project Superintendent.

Silva has attended several Civil Engineering college courses and plans to obtain a degree in Construction Management in the future. He maintains Construction Supervisor and Home Improvement licenses and is certified in Lead, OSHA, First Aid, CPR and AED. He is also certified as a Construction Forklift Operator.

Originally from the town of Bretanha in the island of Sao Miguel, Silva presently lives in Westport, MA. He is a member of the Building Trades Association and has participated in volunteer efforts to benefit and honor his home town. In his spare time Silva enjoys Portuguese soccer, motorcycles, fishing, woodworking and the outdoors. He is engaged to be married in the summer of 2015.

“It is a pleasure to announce Marcilio to our fine team of professionals,” said Dave Dirubbo, President of Acella Construction. “His outstanding industry experience, impressive skill set and attention to detail will be of great value to the continuing success of Acella Construction.”

About Acella Construction Corporation

Founded in 2003, Acella Construction is a construction management firm specializing in full service turn-key construction, design-build and pre-construction services for the commercial, institutional and educational sectors.  Acella Construction maintains offices at 62 Accord Park Drive, Norwell, MA 02061. The firm’s mission is ‘building relationships, one project at a time.’ For additional information, please visit or call (781) 681-9240.

The Acella team, led by Scott Brash, the project superintendent, and several huge time saving ideas by Anthony Dirubbo, allowed us to complete our 14,200 s/f building on time. I have never worked with a better superintendent than Scott – as he performed miracles on a daily basis. If you are contemplating building a club house, please take the time to call Dave Dirubbo, Acella’s president and make an appointment. You will not be disappointed.

John Bowes
Owner Cummaquid Golf Club
Yarmouth Port, MA