Family Built


About Us

Over the past ten years, Newville Construction Services has continually expanded its services to meet the needs of the industry. Founded on family values and more than four decades of blasting experience, we pride ourselves on the partnerships we have built among our team and clients through the years.

Jim Shuster

*President / Founder.* With over 40 years of experience in the earthmoving and blasting industries, Jim has worked on mining, construction and demolition projects since 1978. His work has carried him to 12 different states over the years and into many classrooms as an instructor of blasting recertification in Pennsylvania and Maryland. He is a member of the International, Keystone and Potomac chapters of the International Society of Explosive Engineers as well as serving as president of the Central Pennsylvania Association of Paving & Excavating Contractors.

  • Jim Shuster

    Founder and President

  • Mark Groft

    Operations Manager

  • Tom Jaworske

    Estimator & Equipment Manager

  • Dave Smith

    Site Supervisor

  • Jon Peterson

    Site Supervisor

  • Dan Sneeringer aka Big Dan

    Site Supervisor

  • Angie Hockensmith


  • Aimee Shuster

    Billing & Contract Administration

  • Mallie Shuster

    Director of Bidding & Contracts

Ibew Affiliated

The IBEW represents approximately 750,000 active members and retirees who work in a wide variety of fields, including utilities, construction, telecommunications, broadcasting, manufacturing, railroads and government. The IBEW has members in both the United States and Canada and stands out among the American unions in the AFL-CIO because it is among the largest and has members in so many skilled occupations.


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