Construction Dive predicts that modular construction will increase in 2018, and reach a 6% increase by 2022. Companies such as Turner Construction and Gilbane have increased their use of pre-fabricated components to the point of creating project manager positions to handle offsite construction.
Developers are noting that offsite construction can increase efficiency, cutting costs and compressing project timelines.
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GBCA congratulates Brad Thalwitzer and Paul Gerard on their recent promotions at Wick Fisher White! We look forward to seeing more great work from the company.
Wick Fisher White is one of the oldest, continuously practicing mechanical and electrical engineering firms in the Philadelphia area. They also produce qWick Tip videos! The most recent one features Wick Fisher White President Tony DiLeonardo discussing the value of performing building assessments before each project.
On February 13, 2018, Philadelphia’s LOVE Statue was returned to LOVE Park, its place in the Parkway. GBCA member George Young Mammoet moved the statue out of the park in 2017, which has been under renovation by Bittenbender Construction, LP. After the statue was paraded through the city, it was again moved by George Young Mammoet back onto its pedestal.