The Watermark Building at Kendall Square

Commercial > High Rise

Watermark Cambridge is a 23-story high-rise residential building located in Kendall Square, an award winning neighborhood marked as a global center for innovation and cutting edge technology next to MIT.  Watermark houses 321 luxury apartments ranging from studios to two-bedroom units.  McPhee performed all electric and low voltage work which included:  


  • New NSTAR 15KV Utility Vault
  • 4000 amp 120/208 volt residential service
  • 2000 amp 277/480 volt house service
  • All feeder, bus duct, branch circuit and low voltage cabling for new lighting system
  • Power device system with mechanical equipment connections
  • Fire alarm system and telephone/data CATV system
  • The project required the existing 3 level underground garage be kept running during demolition of existing NSTAR Vault and construction of the new NSTAR Vault.  The Watermark Cambridge is a modern full-service high rise apartment tower that is registered for LEED green building certification