Exeter Area YMCA

It was a pleasure working with Jewett Construction. Their team persevered through a terrible winter, was meticulous in their work through the build out and understood our need to be a good steward of donated dollars and helped us stretch them to their best use.

Rob McGregor, CEO, Southern District YMCA

20 Jan 2016

Jewett Donates to Exeter Area YMCA

Jewett Construction has made a $40,000 donation to the Exeter Area YMCA—a 33,000 sf energy efficient facility the company spent some eight months building. This is just the latest in Jewett’s longstanding tradition of supporting community non-profits—a history that includes everything from fundraising and donating labor, to sponsoring events. This currently includes functioning as part…

30 Oct 2015

Jewett Construction Completes Exeter YMCA

Jewett Construction has completed work on the Exeter Area YMCA construction project—an inclusive, eight-month collaboration resulting in a new 33,000 SF facility in Exeter, NH. Jewett assembled the design/build team of Bruce Ronayne Hamilton Architects, Altus Engineering and Summit Engineering for this challenging job. The result, Phase One of a two-phase Exeter Area YMCA construction…

06 Feb 2015

Jewett Sets Final Steel Beam at New Exeter Area YMCA Facility

Thursday morning, February 5th, members of the greater Exeter community gathered at the Linden Street site of the future Exeter Area YMCA facility to sign their names on the structure’s final steel beam before it was hoisted into place by Raymond, NH-based design-build contractor Jewett Construction Co. Inc. A dedicated group of community members, including…

19 Jan 2015

A Loon-y Day on the Job for Jewett Construction

Wayne Blaise arrived on the job Friday morning to an unusual visitor. Blais, a Project Superintendent for Raymond, NH-based Jewett Construction, had just pulled in at the partially completed Exeter Area YMCA construction site, when he and subcontractors from SL Chasse Steel noticed something on the ground by the building’s structural steel shell. “I could…

17 Sep 2014

Jewett Construction Breaks Ground on Exeter Area YMCA

Jewett Construction broke ground on the new Exeter Area YMCA on September 16 in a ceremony attended by NH Governor Maggie Hassan; Southern District YMCA Executive Director Rob McGregor; Exeter Town Manager Russ Dean; Terry Sullivan, Chair, Southern District YMCA Board of Directors; and Victoria Arlen, Paralympic Gold and Silver Medalist. A second-generation, family run…

21 Jan 2014

Jewett Construction to Build New Exeter Area YMCA

Southern District YMCA has partnered with Raymond, NH-based Jewett Construction Company, Inc. to build a ground-up, new Exeter Area YMCA in Exeter, NH. Jewett Construction has a long history of building facilities for New Hampshire non-profits, including the Boy Scouts of America — projects for which they also fundraised — as well as the historic…