04 Mar 2019

Jewett Celebrates Women in Construction Week

  Every year for one week in March the construction industry comes together to celebrate Women in Construction Week. The National Association of Women in Construction’s (NAWIC) event highlights women as a visible component of the construction industry. NAWIC’s mission is to enhance the success of women in the construction industry and the week of…

13 Apr 2017

4 Points to Jobsite Safety and a Successful Project

By: Craig Jewett, Owner of Jewett Construction It’s no secret that the construction industry has a reputation for having some of the most precarious and dangerous work environments. Companies must make safety a top priority to prepare themselves and every jobsite for almost any potential unsafe or hazardous situation. A culture of safety requires commitment…

15 Jan 2016

Jewett Construction Featured in Construction Safety Story

The recent release of the Winter 2016 Issue of the Construction Data Quarterly was dedicated to construction safety in the construction industry. Jewett Construction was featured in an article praising our commitment to safety. “You need to create a culture where it’s safe to work,” said President Craig Jewett. “It’s just the right, professional thing…

26 May 2015

Jewett’s Safety Policies Pay Off

Safety has always been the first priority at Jewett Construction. Providing employees, subcontractors, clients and the general public with a safe workplace is a no-brainer in our industry. The obvious moral obligations aside, failing to do so can result in hefty fines that affect the bottom line in any number of ways. But maintaining a…

06 Jan 2015

Cold Stress is Serious Business. Be Safe.

Weather conditions play a large part in the workplaces of those that work outside year round, especially this time of year in the Northeast. With temperatures this week in the single digits or below and dipping further with wind chill temperatures reaching into the double digit negatives, it is necessary for us all to be…

12 Nov 2014

Q3 2014 Safety Team Meeting Report

Safety is an absolute priority at Jewett. Our entire team recognizes that job site safety is a constantly present and ever changing concern for everyone in construction. This ongoing vigilance has earned us a safety MOD rate that remains an outstanding example in the industry today. Successful companies such as Butler Manufacturing boast this same…