Hundreds of CT Leaders & VIP's Toast Manafort Brothers at Centennial Celebration

Business and Professional

November 18, 2018

Manafort Brothers Inc. kicked off its 100th anniversary celebration by hosting the party of the century to thank those who have helped them build one of the top construction conglomerates in the Northeast. More than 800 guests including business, political and industry leaders joined friends, family and employees for an elegant evening at the Aqua Turf in Plantsville on November 9thcomplete with a massive collection of construction vehicles and specialty equipment on display in the parking lot.


Inside, the construction equipment theme was reflected in the giant carved ice sculptures and floral table arrangements. The sophisticated soirée featured live musical entertainment, along with a slide show and video presentation documenting the history of the family-led company. Commemorative glass and metal paper weights with the company logo were given as a gift to each attendee.


President James Manafort Jr. shared plans for the company’s future expansion, including its newly-constructed Plainville headquarters, to accommodate its continued growth. Other speakers included, Gary Giulietti from Lockton Companies, Attorney Louis Pepe of McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP and Marty Tubbs, a long-time Manafort Brothers employee.


“We are incredibly grateful to everyone who has supported us professionally and personally throughout our 100-year journey,” said Manafort Jr. “All of us are proud to carry on our great grandfather’s legacy and pass it on to the next generation.”


What began in 1919 as the New Britain House Wrecking Company by James Manafort is now the oldest demolition company in the Northeast. Manafort Brothers has established a superior reputation as a highly skilled, dynamic construction and demolition contractor.  


Founded in 1919, Manafort Brothers Incorporated is a recognized leader in the construction and demolition services industry. The diverse contractor has established expertise in the concretecivil and utilitydemolitionabatement and remediationhighways and bridgesnuclear decommissioning, general contracting, power, rail and mass transit market sectors. Headquartered in Plainville, CT, the 4th generation, family-owned company has regional offices in Worcester, MA and Cumberland, RI. For more information visit or call 860-229-4853.