Construction Services

Russell and Dawson, established in Sept 1965, is a multi-disciplinary architecture, engineering & construction firm. It provides full-spectrum of services across various verticals such as hospitality, residential, commercial, industrial, healthcare, retail, corporate, storage-warehouse, and government projects.

With over 50 years of experience which includes successful execution of over 10,000+ PROJECTS, we have created more than 100 million square feet of space with trust and creativity. Our leadership team has extensive expertise in providing architectural, engineering and construction services to all types of industries/sectors. Having successfully transitioned various projects from planning to construction across the northeast states of USA serving ConnecticutMassachusetts, New Hampshire, New YorkNew JerseyPennsylvania,  Maine, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

We have in-house design and engineering capabilities and employs advanced construction methods to execute complex projects in diverse scenario. Our expertise includes: design-build, design-bid-build, new commercial construction, commercial renovations and up-fits,  new industrial construction, industrial renovations, hotel renovation, remodeling and conversion.

After adding construction services, Russell and Dawson has emerged as a go-to firm for various hotel design-build construction projects for the established hospitality brands such as IHG, Marriott, and Hilton for the new development, conversion, adaptive re-use, renovation and remodeling projects.

Being one of the longest-serving architecture, engineering & construction firm in the history of Connecticut and having won few accolades for our work, customer can trust us with our creativity & experience and leave the heavy lifting to us.

Our Work
Courtyard by Marriott Massachusetts
Hotel architecture design & engineering
Candlewood Suites IHG Hotels Design firm
Electronic Store Windsor Connecticut
100 Retreat Avenue Hartford CT
Government Project Gut Renovation BCJC Midrise Office
Design-build Company for Hotels in Northeast

Hampton Inn, Westfield, MA

Mayfield-place-Gardner's way- Residential architecture design by Russell and Dawson

Mayfield Place, Enfield, CT

What We Do?


  • New Development
  • Full AEC Solution
  • Redevelopment
  • Remodeling
  • Renovation
  • Sustainable Solutions

General Contractor

  • New Build
  • Engineering
  • MEP
  • HVAC
  • Commercial
  • Project Management

Construction Management

  • Inspection
  • Quality Control
  • Safety
  • Value Engineering
  • Documentation
  • Project Handover
Our Services


  • Budgeting
  • Scheduling
  • Building System Analysis
  • Value Engineering
  • Constructability Review


  • Project Management
  • Quality Control
  • Cost Control
  • Schedule Control
  • Safety


  • Punch-list
  • Inspections
  • Occupancy
  • Warranty Services
Why Us?
  • Client 1st Architecture Design Firm

    We are a full-service architectural design firm driven by two principles – Do the Right Things & Delight Client. We have been one of the longest architectural design services company in the history of Connecticut and recently received “2018 Family Business Award” from Hartford Business Journal.

  • Single Source of Responsibility

    An integrated Architecture, Engineering & Construction firm offering single source of responsibility which delivers many benefits such as speed to market, improved cost controls, operational efficiencies and superior design & quality to our clients.

  • 50+ Years of Experience

    As an architectural design firm, we have 50+ years of experience of executing over 6000+ projects in states such as Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, New York, New Jersey, and Florida.

Featured Construction Projects

Fairfield Inn & Suites

Architecture design firm | Northeast USA

We provided full Design-build Construction services for Fairfield Inn & Suites, of brand Marriott International located at Williamstown, Massachusetts. The work included new development of the hotel and we provided integrated AEC services for the 3-story hotel with 95 rooms on a 56,000 SQFT land.

Hampton Inn & Suites

Hotel Conversion Services Firm

Russell and Dawson is delighted to provide comprehensive AEC Service as Design-build Contractor for the construction of a four-story Hampton Inn & Suites hotel. It comprises 100-room covering an area of 58,000 SQFT at Keene, New Hampshire and is scheduled to complete by May 2019.

Extra Space Storage

Connecticut Construction Firm

Russell and Dawson provided Integrated Architecture, Engineering & Construction Administration services for the historic preservation, expansion and re-development of five-story Extra Space Storage comprising 360+ Storage Unit across 50,300 SQFT land located in Hartford, Connecticut.