Byron H. Newton, P.E.

Program Manager, Engineering

Byron joined Benchmark Group in 2008. His responsibilities included HVAC, plumbing, and refrigeration design on commercial building projects, HVAC load calculations and energy calculations, assisting with problem solving of construction issues, perform quality control checks on mechanical construction documents and specifications, Peer Reviews of other engineering firm’s work, and assisting in the creation and maintenance of new store and remodel prototype documents.

Additional experience includes sizing commercial HVAC equipment for varying clients and store formats, unit performance modeling using psychometrics, and developing and maintaining relationships with engineers in A/E firms retained by clients.


Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

Bachelor of Arts, Theology, St. Gregory’s University, Shawnee, OK


National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE)

American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE)

Licensed in:

AR – 7520 – EIT
AR – 15659 – PE
KY – 30759 – PE
RI – PE.0008149 – PEF
RI – PE.0011488 – PE
TX – 127041 – PE
TX – F-18962 – PEF
WA – 54776 – PE