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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.

          Working with Acella was great. They were always available to answer my questions and they kept me in the loop every step of the way. They were very flexible and patient and worked around our working schedule – sometimes coming in very early in the morning. Their work turned out wonderfully and they even painted a large wall that was not part of the scope to get the whole space looking shiny and new. This was my first renovation project and they made me look good! I would highly recommend Acella.

Suzanna Bray