Expert Spotlight: John Eckman

Years at Nave Newell: 7 years Current Role: Recently promoted to Site Design Engineer First Role at Nave Newell: Started as a Widener Intern   Education: Widener University – Bachelors of Science, Civil Engineering Expertise: ADA Design, PennDOT HOPs, and office shenanigans Favorite Nave Newell Project: 1103-1113 Ridge Pike Redevelopment – Amazon Delivery Station The … Read more

Woodbine wins Best in PA Living Award

The Best Landscaping / Use of Outdoor Space Award Goes to…

Nave Newell is proud to announce that our Woodbine Apartment project in Downingtown, Chester County (now known as The Point at Downingtown) was awarded Best Landscaping or Use of Outdoor Space at the 2022 Best in Pennsylvania Living Awards. The Best in Pennsylvania Living Awards is a juried, best-in-class competition for home building, design, and … Read more

New Project: Manufacturing Facility Expansion in Pottstown Borough

Nave Newell is excited to be part of this manufacturing facility expansion project for Pottstown-based, Precision Polymer Products, Inc. As a manufacturer of rubber and silicon, Precision Polymer serves the medical, automotive, electronics, and pharmaceutical industries. The resulting expansion will triple the size of their Queen Street facility. It will also allow them to add … Read more

Celebrating 30 Years – A Video Message from Greg Newell

This year we are celebrating Nave Newell’s 30th Anniversary! Looking back, we are honored to have worked with the some of the best clients and most talented experts in the land development industry. We are also grateful for the opportunity to design projects that positively impact the community. While a lot has changed in the … Read more

Did You Know Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Need to Be ADA Compliant?

While you may be aware how the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) applies to your property, did you know that electric vehicle charging stations (EVCS) are considered a new site element and need to be accessible to all users? Increased demand for electric vehicle charging stations Sales of hybrid and electric vehicles are on the … Read more

Expert Spotlight: Connor Shivetts

Years at Nave Newell: 5 years Current Role: Recently promoted to Site Design Engineer Previous Roles at Nave Newell: Started as a Staff Engineer   Education: Pennsylvania State University – Bachelors of Science, Civil Engineering Expertise: City of Philadelphia Permitting Expert I especially enjoy working on projects that involve stormwater management in the City of … Read more

Golf’s Resurgence Results in New Golf and Country Club Projects

Years after many golf and country clubs closed and sold their property to home builders, golf has made an incredible comeback! So have golf and country club projects. Golf’s rise in popularity Out of the chaos of COVID, came a resurgence of outdoor activities. People started spending time on the golf course as a way … Read more

“Putting” an End to Hunger

Nave Newell recently held its First Annual Mini Golf Challenge and Food Drive in coordination with local nonprofit, Fiorenza’s Food for Friends (F4). F4 provides nonprofit organizations with access to free local sources of food, to distribute to people in their communities who are facing food insecurity. “F4 is honored and humbled to receive continued … Read more

Floodplain Development: How to Get Approval to Build in a Floodplain

You made the decision to develop a property in a floodplain. You have identified the floodway and floodplain boundaries. Now it’s time to devise a strategy to get approval to build in a floodplain. In this post, the second of a two-part blog series, we’ll look at how you can modify the floodway and floodplain … Read more

Sam Guarnieri

Sam Guarnieri Earns His Professional Engineer (PE) License

Nave Newell is excited to announce that Sam Guarnieri has passed the Professional Engineer (PE) exam and is Nave Newell’s newest licensed PE. Sam is a Site Design Engineer and has been with Nave Newell since 2019. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Temple University in 2013 and then spent several … Read more