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This architectural rendering showcases a modern film studio with expansive glazing. The forefront reveals a spacious plaza where people gather, hinting at a blended use of public and private spaces, with the building's clean lines and industrial materials creating a contemporary, functional aesthetic.
This architectural rendering showcases a modern film studio with expansive glazing. The forefront reveals a spacious plaza where people gather, hinting at a blended use of public and private spaces, with the building's clean lines and industrial materials creating a contemporary, functional aesthetic.

Entertainment Production Facility

HLW pioneers Newark's first purpose-built production facility, revolutionizing New Jersey's entertainment landscape.

Modern industrial-style open space rendering featuring high ceilings with exposed ductwork, polished concrete floors, and a prominent green accent wall. Activity bustles among seating areas and art installations, underlined by sleek track lighting.

In an ambitious endeavor to meet the explosive demand for new content, HLW is at the forefront of transforming Newark into a key player in the entertainment industry. Over several years, in partnership with a non-profit arts organization, HLW has been instrumental in securing property and preparing the groundwork for New Jersey’s first purpose-built production facility in Newark’s South Ward. This strategic move not only taps into incentives aimed at revitalizing the city but also positions Newark as a burgeoning hub for film and television production. The project, spanning 370,590 square feet, is set to generate over 600 long-term jobs and contribute more than $800 million annually to the local economy.

The project will generate more than 600 long-term jobs.

Predicted to bring in $800 million annually to Newark economy.

Elevated view rendering of an industrial complex with six buildings, exhibiting a mix of flat and saw-tooth roofing, surrounded by lush greenery and adjacent to urban infrastructure. The design integrates seamlessly into the suburban landscape, providing functional spaces that respect the existing environmental context.
Modern industrial complex rendering with uniform, white facades, large rectangular forms, and gentle arches. Subdued lighting accentuates minimalistic design amidst twilight ambiance. Landscaped with young trees and serviced by transportation infrastructure.
Bird's-eye view rendering of a modern industrial warehouse exterior at dusk. The flat-roofed structure features a minimalist light-gray facade with rooftop HVAC units. Adjacent loading docks accommodate several trucks, while strategically placed trees add a touch of greenery to the concrete surroundings.