As an award-wining general contractor, we’ve delighted commercial and residential customers in the Montreal area since 1980 – with over 90% of projects coming from referrals and repeat customers.
We’re proud of the reputation we’ve earned as a trusted and respected company building both exceptional spaces and enduring relationships with our customers. When you work with us, you benefit from a relationship with experts who listen carefully and work closely with you – during every stage of the project.
Learn how we approach each project to ensure a successful outcome and a happy customer.
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For more than 3 decades, Brian Newsam and Paul Schapira have combined their strengths in business, design and construction to create a respected general contracting firm unlike the rest.
Brian’s optimism and openness allow him to turn obstacles into opportunities. Clients appreciate his relaxed demeanour, creative problem solving, and endless drive. Paul is known for his meticulous attention to detail and his great design sense. He’s a master at multi-tasking, perfecting systems and problem-solving.
Their combined talents and values form the core of Newsam’s foundation – built one project at a time with integrity, professionalism, and transparency. Paul and Brian are passionate about their profession and enjoy ensuring success of each project they take on.
Our carefully vetted trade professionals
Choosing the right sub trades to represent Newsam Construction is something we take very seriously. Every member of our team is handpicked from a multitude of candidates. We look closely at the consistency and quality of their work and choose only those who demonstrate the same uncompromising professionalism, trustworthiness and quality as Newsam.