About Us

Newberg Irrigation, Inc. was established in 1973 with branches in Tampa/St. Petersburg and Orlando Florida. Our reputation as a respected contractor in the irrigation industry continues to grow as a result of three generations of experience and the high standards we have maintained. Irrigation construction is a labor intensive trade that requires employees be properly trained in the fundamentals as well as highly technical equipment. The Newberg Irrigation workforce has completed numerous certification courses and extensive on the job training programs. From piping to sophisticated central control systems no other contractor gets the job done better and with a consistent on time record. Developers, architects, engineers and allied trades appreciate the expertise and support Newberg Irrigation brings to each project.

  • Complete Irrigation Systems
  • Piping from 1/2" to 24"
  • HDPE Fusion
  • Low Volume Drip
  • Two-Wire Decoder
  • Central Control Communication
  • Weather Stations
  • Moisture sensors
  • Backflow Prevention Certification
  • As-Build AutoCAD transfer
  • Payment/Performance Bonding



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Our Leadership Team

Ron Newberg,Owner

Ron Newberg - President and Founder Mr. Newberg is the President and Founder of Irrigation Concepts, Inc., Newberg Irrigation, Inc., and Irrigational Technical Services, Inc. Under his guidance, the organization operates with a "one company" philosophy that maximizes its resources and expertise on projects and business pursuits. His leadership exemplifies a strong family culture, advocating a continued commitment to ensuring the highest standards of safety, ethics, and core values. In the 40+ years Ron has headed up the organization, he has developed many relationships among decision makers and industry professionals. Ron has advanced comprehensive solutions to the challenges of design, construction and management of large irrigation projects, with an emphasis on new technologies and the implementation of water conservation methods.

Joel Newberg,

Joel Newberg - Principle Mr. Newberg has been a respected partner in the irrigation industry for over forty years. During that time he has had a major influence in the planning, construction and the successful completion of many major irrigation projects. He has seen the industries many changes and technological advancements and applies this knowledge uniquely to each project. He has been called on as an industry spokesman and has appeared on TV and seminars. He continues to stay in the forefront of the industry by attending numerous continuing education seminars and workshops earning IA and manufacturers certifications. Certifications and seminars include: National I.A. POC IA Certified Irrigation Contractor IA Certified Landscape Auditor Certified Backflow Inspection Rainwater Harvesting Rain Bird MAXI COM Central Control Rain Bird Site Control 2-Wire Rain Bird I.Q. Central Control TORO Golf Control Systems Baseline Control Systems Calsence Control Systems Rain Master Control Systems Hunter 2-Wire Decoder System Journeyman Plumber Texas Irrigator Harvard School of Fountain Design Has been a member of: Irrigation Association Florida Irrigation Society ARSCA Rain Bird Low Volume Advisory Educational Ohio State University Fenn College    

Jon Newberg,

Jon Newberg - Irrigation Specialist Jon Newberg has been involved in the irrigation industry for the past 18 years, primarily as a project coordinator, superintendent, estimator and installer. He’s attended St. Petersburg College for business management and has been a long-time resident of the St. Petersburg area. His goal is to continue the family tradition through innovative irrigation design, professional installation, and environmentally friendly water management of irrigation systems while maintaining a positive employee working environment. Some of Jon’s continued educations include: University of Notre Dame’s Toro School of Business ARCSA Rainwater Harvesting Rain Master Eagle iCentral Control Systems Hunter Decoder Technology Rain Bird Irrigation Contractor Course 30 Hour OSHA Certification MOT/TTC Certified HDPE Fusion & Electro Fusion Certified Jon has been involved in the management or insulation of such projects as: Hampton Lakes Live Oak Preserves Hunters Creek Tampa Palms Ybor City Street Car Beautification US1 Reclaim Water Irrigation Valrico Waste Water Irrigation Distribution System MetroWest Irrigation Rehab Bay Pines VA National Cemetery Florida National VA Cemetery Tallahassee National VA Cemetery Barrancas National VA Cemetery South Florida National VA Cemetery

Diane Metcalf,Controller

Diane Metcalf - Company Controller Diane Metcalf is a trusted and integral part of the Newberg Irrigation work environment. As the company controller Diane is excellent at performing the essential tasks associated with a specialty construction firm. Her ability to take on multiple roles in accounting and human relations is highlighted by Diane’s outstanding performance with accounts receivable, cash flow and documentation. Diane Metcalf’s twelve years of service at Newberg Irrigation has enabled the company to manage through the ups and downs of the construction industry staying profitable and sound.