News Article Archive

New Project: Cornell Scott Hill Health Center

Newfield Construction has been engaged by the Cornell Scott Hill Health Center to serve as Construction Manager during the construction of a new $11M, 30,000sf recovery and wellness center. The 3-story building will provide a medical clinic as well as individual and group therapy rooms. It will also provide shelter for 40 men and 12 women with support spaces such as kitchen, cafeteria, exercise rooms, lounges and outdoor space.

Project Completed: Dillon Stadium

Renovation and revitalization of 5,500 seat soccer stadium featuring new lighting system, FIFA 2-star field turf playing surface, updated locker rooms, restrooms, concession and VIP seating as well as new broadcast booth, AV/sound system and scoreboard.

Project Completed: Moser School

79,500sf new intermediate school including 26 classrooms including 6 large science labs for general and STEM learning, gymnasium, cafetorium and media center as well as redesigned athletic fields for use by the school and community. 

Project Completed: Smalley Elementary School

105,000sf elementary school addition and renovation built to High Performance Building and LEED construction standards. 

Project Completed: Weaver High School

Completion of Phase 2 of the multi-phased renovation of “neighborhood” high school. Built to High Performance Building Standards, facility is home to 295,000sf of classrooms, common and support areas as well as a 90,000sf fieldhouse.

Project Completed: ACES at Leeder Hill

151,000sf addition and “renovate-like-new” special education school combining ACES Whitney High School East/West and ACES Whitney High School North.

New Project: East Hartford Senior Center and Wickham Memorial Library

The Town of East Hartford has selected Newfield Construction to provide construction management services during the conversion of the former Blessed Sacrament Church into a new $6M senior center as well as for the $1.5M renovation and addition project at historic Wickham Library. 

Happenings: Wendell Cross Groundbreaking

Newfield Construction joined the City of Waterbury and Waterbury Public Schools in celebrating the groundbreaking for the Wendell Cross Pre-K to 8th Grade Elementary School construction project. The groundbreaking marks the beginning of Phase I of the project with a projected completion date of July 2021. 

New Project: Wendell Cross Elementary School

Back for its fifth project in the City of Waterbury, Newfield Construction is excited to serve as Construction Manager for the Wendell Cross Elementary School expansion project.

Topping Off Ceremony: Ponus Ridge STEAM Academy

Newfield joined City of Norwalk and Norwalk Public Schools officials in a Topping off Ceremony to officially mark the next phase of construction and development for the new K-8 Ponus Ridge STEAM Academy.

2019 CBC Award Housatonic Community College Lafayette Hall
Newfield recently joined fellow team members, Arcadis, Amenta|Emma, BVH Integrated Services and Kohler Ronan in receiving the Connecticut Building Congress’ First Place award in the category of Major Renovations/Expansion for the Housatonic Community College Lafayette Hall project as well as the overall 2019 Project Team Award! 

New Project: Coleytown Middle School

Newfield Construction has been engaged by the Town of Westport to serve as Construction Manager for the Coleytown Middle School’s rehabilitation project.

New Project: Norwalk High School

Newfield providing Construction Management Services at Norwalk High School

Capewell Lofts Earns LEED Gold

The former Capewell Horse Nail factory, renamed Capewell Lofts, has earned LEED Gold status.

Newfield Receives 35-Year Award from Construction Institute

Newfield is proud to have received an award for 35 years of membership with the Construction Institute.

Common Ground Construction in New Haven Focuses on Sustainability

The vision for the new sustainable addition at the Common Ground High School is that a century from now, there will be a ceremony honoring the builders and financial contributors in New Haven who had the foresight in 2015 to make it all possible.

Newfield Construction Recognized as Largest Commercial Contractor

Hartford Business Journal recognized Newfield as one of the Largest Commercial Contractors in the city!

Lanphier Center Wins 2015 Brick in Architecture Award

The Lanphier Center for Mathematics and Science Building at Choate Rosemary Hall won the 2015 Best in Class Educational Facility by Brick and Architecture. 

John F. Kennedy High School Completed

The students at JFK High School in Waterbury created thank you cards for the Newfield team, for a job well done. Josh Johnson, Newfield’s Project Manager, stated, “there is nothing more rewarding than seeing these students excited about learning in this new building.”

Southington YMCA Addition Opens with a Splash

Newfield Construction was proud to build the YMCA's newly renovated Natatorium and observation decks. The project began as an ADA project, with the need for elevator access to the pool area, and evolved into a project with appeal for generations to come, including a large second story pool viewing deck.

Norwalk Fire Headquarters Wins CT Green Building Council Award

As the Construction Manager for the new Norwalk Fire Headquarters LEED Gold facility, Newfield Construction participated actively to gain all LEED credits for this remarkable building. Housing not only the apparatus bays and fire fighters living quarters, it also houses the City's Data Center, Regional Emergency Operations Command and an Indoor Training Facility.

Southington Middle Schools Celebrate Completion of Renovation Project

As Mike Sciota walked in and out of classrooms at Kennedy Middle School Sunday afternoon, he remembered his first day as a teacher in 1964, when the school was first built. “This was a combination of cooking and sewing classes back in the day,” Sciota said to his wife Anne as they walked around the newly-renovated building.

Contractors In Place To Work On Weaver High School

Designs for the renovation of Weaver High School are being developed now that two architectural firms have been selected for the massive project in the city's North End. The S/L/A/M Collaborative in Glastonbury and Amenta Emma Architects in Hartford will draw up renovation plans for the 40-year-old building.

Second Year of ACE Mentor Program Begins in Southington

As a strong proponent of giving back to the community, Newfield has entered our second year of mentoring Southington High School students for careers in ACE – Architecture Construction Engineering.

Ribbon Cutting at Reggio Magnet School of the Arts, Avon

To the Capitol Region Education Council, the new Reggio Magnet School of the Arts facility is more than a building. "This school is a monument," CREC Executive Director Bruce Douglas said. "It would send a message that everyone who comes into this school is highly valued."

Norwalk dedicates state-of-art fire headquarters

City officials dedicated the Fire Department's new headquarters on Connecticut Avenue, a $13 million building that enables firefighters to train inside the structure. "We were fortunate to incorporate that into the building," said fire Capt. Edward McCabe during a tour of the three-story headquarters before the dedication ceremony began. "This allows us to train while we're in district, while we're still on duty."

McLean expands and renovates Assisted Living neighborhood

The newly refurbished Robinson assisted living community celebrated a grand opening last month at the McLean Health Center, as an extensive four month renovation project, completed by Newfield Construction, came to a close

Journalism & Media Academy Hosts an Inspirational Dedication Ceremony

City and district officials gathered on Tuesday, October 1st for a ceremony to dedicate the Journalism and Media Academy Magnet School building at 150 Tower Avenue, the renovated site of the former Barbour Elementary School. The $37.4 million makeover includes a TV studio, recording studio, surround-sound movie theater, radio station, editing suites, numerous computer labs and flat panel display monitors.

Southington's go-to Guy for School Construction

Tom DiMauro is no stranger to local school construction projects, and once again he has become a figure that the school system relies on, said Board of Education member David Derynoski.

Pepperidge Farm Opens Innovation Center (2012)

The smell of apple cinnamon baked goods wafted through the air as Pepperidge Farm executives joined state and local officials for a behind-the-scenes tour of the company's new Innovation Center.

Hartford Construction Firm Reaches $1 Billion Milestone (2010)

Newfield Construction, a 43-year-old commercial construction company in Hartford, prides itself on its diversity of services. Now it has a new distinction: It has passed the $1 billion mark in business. Newfield officials credit the firm's abilities to acclimate to a changing market climate and address the complex needs of its customers with helping the company do steady business in an unsteady economy.

Newfield Wins 2010 CBC Project Team Award (2010)

Working with Strategic Building Solutions and the Office of Michael Rosenfeld, Newfield Construction, Inc. was fortunate to be selected as constructor of this 100,000 square foot facility. Built on a tight site surrounded by wetlands, the Flood Athletic Center features two full size basketball courts, eight squash courts, an Olympic-size hockey rink, training room, fitness room, free weight room, wrestling room and locker facilities.