The existing school was completely renovated with particular attention to historic value, and the new school was constructed with a structural steel frame and masonry veneer. From a beginning that included residential construction, small commercial and municipal projects, and the construction of more than one hundred service stations, the company, in 1970, turned its attention to larger, more challenging projects. In the 1980's, Lusi Construction expanded business further with the addition of Construction Management and Design/Build Services. The high standards set by Gus Lusi continue today, in Rhode Island and other states under the management of his son, President Armand T. Lusi from A.F. Lusi Construction. Since that time, A.F. Lusi Construction has solidified its reputation as a leading constructions firm and has received numerous high profile awards. General Contracting.