Project Fact

NECCO (New England Confectionery Company) dates its start back to the summer of 1847. It is the oldest multi-line candy company in the United States. NECCO’s new Corporate World Headquarters in Revere, MA, manufactures timeless candy classics such as NECCO® Wafers, Sweethearts® Conversation Hearts, Mary Jane®, Clark®, Mighty Malts®, Haviland® Thin Mints, Candy House® Candy Buttons, and Squirrel Nut Zippers®.

NECCO Manufacturing Facility

New England Confectionery Company

Revere, MA

Project

Leggat McCall Properties acted as the overall project manager, providing oversight of the design-build process as well as permitting for this initiative, which consolidated NECCO’s operations from 3 locations. The project involved a complete interior gut renovation as well as adding 240,000 sf of interstitial floor space, and a 6- megawatt cogeneration plant. LMP also coordinated significant equipment relocation from other facilities.

Size

880,000 sf renovation/building alterations and cogeneration plant

Completion

2003

Duration

2 years

Team
Owner
The New England Confectionary Company/DSF Advisors
Architect
The Austin Company
General Contractor
The Austin Company
Structural
McNamara/Salvia
MEP
The Austin Company
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