Press Release:

Expansion and Redevelopment of five-story Extra Storage Space facility is live!

Russell and Dawson, the Hartford-based and one of the longest-serving A/E/C firm in the history of Connecticut, and PAC Group LLC, Torrington, CT based construction management firm, are pleased to announce completion of expansion and redevelopment of Extra Space Storage at Hartford, CT owned by New Jersey based real-estate company.

This five-story 50,300 SQFT storage facility is located on Park Street in Hartford, CT and offers over 360 storage units of varied sizes. This facility was built on the existing foundation of an abandoned building and maintains a perfect blend of historic preservation through balanced architectural design and structural engineering. Russell and Dawson provided architecture, engineering and construction administration services while PAC Group provided construction services.

Since 1965, Russell and Dawson has provided integrated A & E services to over 10,000 projects of all sizes across various sectors which includes over 200 projects of warehouse & storage facilities in the northeast market. “We are thankful to the property owner for putting their trust in our expertise and experience. This storage facility project was a very interesting and challenging project for our architecture and structural teams where we had to focus on maximum utilization and aesthetics preservation.” said Chirag Thaker, President of Russell and Dawson.

“Despite a very challenging budget and schedule we were able to meet the property owner’s project goals. PAC Group & Russell and Dawson worked collaboratively to not only install a new 5 story building on an existing matt slab, we saved the owner significant cost on the elevator by redesigning a more cost-effective solution.” said Paul Campanelli, VP Business Development, PAC Group LLC.

Other storage/warehouse and industrial projects done by Russell and Dawson include:

  • Hamilton Standard Aftermarket Support Facility, East Windsor, Connecticut
  • CSC – Generators and Switchgear at Wilmington, Delaware
  • Kamatics Industrial Building, Bloomfield, Connecticut
  • Capitol Transit Co., Hartford, Connecticut
  • Craco Company, Clinton, Connecticut

Russell and Dawson, Inc:
Russell and Dawson is a client-1st architectural design, engineering and construction services firm based out of Hartford, Connecticut. Since 1965, Russell and Dawson has created more than 100 million square feet of space with trust and creativity through the execution of more than 10,000 projects across various sectors in the northeast states. For more info visit 

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