News & Developments

Union Station wins National Award

Springfield Union Station has won the prestigious Phoenix Award grand prize for the best brownfields-redevelopment project in the nation. This redevelopment project was singled out for national and regional awards for outstanding achievement and innovation relating to environmental and community issues. DOC served as construction manager for this very complex public/private project. Read more here: http://www.springfieldunionstation.com/union-station-wins-national-award-redevelopment-award/  

After 138 Years, Daniel O’Connell’s Sons Has Moved!

After 138 years of business at our original headquarters, we have moved to our new home office on Kelly Way in Holyoke. The new building provides the opportunity for four O’Connell subsidiaries to reside under the same roof: parent company The O’Connell Companies, O’Connell Development Group, Appleton Corporation, and Daniel O’Connell’s Sons. Please note our… View Article

Time Travels back to Union Station

The historic clock that hung in the original Union Station in Springfield MA was carefully removed, cleaned, refurbished, and automated by Electric Time Company of Medfield. The clock is 54 inches in diameter, with bronze dial markings on a marble face enclosed in a bronze bezel. Daniel O’Connell’s Sons is serving as construction manager for… View Article