The Economic Development Foundation of Rhode Island is repurposing the old Sheffield School located in Newport into a modern office building known as Innovate Newport. The new $7.1 million, 13,000 sf, three story building located on Broadway will provide a wide range of high tech office suites, rooms and meeting spaces with the latest technology available.
The $7.1 million project will provide newly developed office space creating opportunities for both new and established companies. Innovate Newport will provide technology specific to applied oceanographic research, defense/cyber applications, environmental and alternative energy research and emerging digital industries.
DiPrete Engineering provided parking and stormwater improvements as well as landscape design.