This week's book giveaway is in the Mac OS forum. We're giving away four copies of a choice of "Take Control of Upgrading to Yosemite" or "Take Control of Automating Your Mac" and have Joe Kissell on-line! See this thread for details.
Spring can only manage dependencies of objects created/managed by Spring. By using new operator you are bypassing Spring, this is the reason properties are not getting injected.
Your understanding of @Configurable is incorrect. Please refer to Spring docs.
subject: Injecting the properties of object through Spring which is created outside the Spring container