Callahan Construction Reaches Milestone in New London, Conn.

New residential development located on Howard Street

Callahan Construction Managers (Callahan) is proud to announce it has topped off at The Beam in New London, Conn. The project is being developed by RJ Development + Advisors with Svigals + Partners serving as the architect. The Beam is excited to welcome residents when complete and will being pre-leasing in Winter of 2022.

Located just blocks away from the Thames River and Fort Trumbull state park, this development will consist of a 203-unit, five-story building across a 178,000 SF wood-framed building. The unit mix includes studio, one-bedroom, one-bedroom + den, and two-bedroom floor plans. Resident amenities include a club room, fitness center, a work-from-home business center, and an outdoor grilling area with fire pit and lounge. From the roof deck, residents will be able to enjoy breathtaking views of the river and park.

“We are thrilled to continue construction in the Connecticut market,” said Patrick Callahan, president of Callahan Construction Managers. “Reaching this milestone represents significant work by our team and all our partners in this process. We’re looking forward to the opening of The Beam.”

Breaking ground in September of 2021, this milestone marks the completion of the vertical structure. The project includes 13 rammed aggregate piers installed for ground improvement and shallow foundations, as well as an emergency diesel generator and gas throughout the building supplies unit HVAC and ranges.

Video of topping off:

About Callahan Construction Managers

Callahan Construction Managers is a full-service construction management company based in Bridgewater, Mass., with a regional office in White Plains, NY.  Callahan has served the New England and Northeast regions for over 65 years. As one of the region’s largest open shop construction firms, Callahan provides a wide range of preconstruction and construction management services to local, regional, and national clients. Callahan’s markets include multi-family residential, senior housing, affordable housing, hospitality, life sciences, corporate office, educational, retail and tenant fit up. Callahan was voted a 2021 “Top Place to Work” by the Boston Globe and “Best Place to Work” by the Boston Business Journal. Visit for more information.