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2018 GBCA Safety Awards Reception

09/13/2018 - Posted in Safety and OSHA byronlee Comments (0)

On September 11, 2018, GBCA held its first annual Safety Awards Reception at Yards Brewing Company! At this reception, we honored recipients of the GBCA Project Safety Awards and the National AGC Safety Awards for 2018. Congratulations to all the GBCA members who were honored: GBCA is proud of our members' dedication to construction safety.

GBCA is also proud to have held this event in a GBCA member-built building! TN Ward Company completed the Yards Brewing Company 500 Spring Garden Street project in 2017. Scroll down to learn more about the Yards Brewing Company Project.

Click below to see photos of the event:

 

GBCA Project Safety Awards

Project Safety Awards are designed to acknowledge safe work sites by providing the site owners with a plaque commemorating safe work performed by GBCA members while assigned to their projects. Scroll down to learn how to apply for a GBCA Project Safety Award!

GBCA was proud to honor the following GBCA members, projects, and project owners:

Contractor: Clemens Construction Company, Inc.
Project: Boyds 1818 Chestnut Street
Owner: Boyds Reality Partnership LP

Contractor: INTECH Construction, LLC
Project: One Riverside
Owner: Dranoff properties

Contractor: INTECH Construction, LLC
Project: University of Pennsylvania, Hill College House
Owner: The University Of Pennsylvania

Contractor: P. Agnes, Inc.
Project: Drexel-Korman Building
Owner: Drexel University

Contractor: P. Agnes, Inc.
Project: 5700 Wayne Avenue
Owner: Mastery Charter Schools

Contractor: P. Agnes, Inc.
Project: U.S. Cold Storage
Owner: Drexel University

Contractor: PULLMAN SST, Inc.
Project: One Washington
Owner: Keystone Property Group

Contractor: PULLMAN SST, Inc.
Project: FCCU Maintenance Fireproofing
Owner: Monroe Energy LLC

Contractor: PULLMAN SST, Inc.
Project: Rittenhouse Towers Façade Inspection and Repairs
Owner: Sentinel Real Estate Corporation

Contractor: Roman Mosaic & Tile Company
Project: Bensalem High School
Owner: E.R. Stuebner Construction Inc.

Contractor: T.N. Ward Company
Project: Apartments at St. Bart’s
Owner: New Courtland Senior Services

Contractor: T.N. Ward Company
Project: Yards Brewing Company, 500 Spring Garden Street
Owner: Yards Brewing Company

Contractor: Torcon, Inc.
Project: 11 Cooper Residential
Owner: The Michaels Organization

 

National AGC Safety Awards

GBCA also honored two companies that received National AGC Safety Awards in 2018. These awards are given out by the Associated General Contractors of America:

Certificate of Commendation, Building Category
Zero Incidence Rate, 50,000 Work Hours and Over

Contractor: Clemens Construction Company, Inc.

Certificate of Commendation, Associate Specialty Work Category
Zero Incidence Rate, 50,000 Work Hours and Over

Contractor: Joseph Dugan, Inc.

Congratulations, again, to all of the award recipients!

Click below to see photos of the event:

We accept submissions for GBCA Project Safety Awards year-round! To learn more and submit a project for a GBCA Project Safety Award, click below:

To learn more about the GBCA Project Safety Awards, or the National AGC Safety Awards, please contact GBCA Director of Safety Services, Frank Durso, at fdurso@gbca.com.

 

About Yards Brewing Company, 500 Spring Garden Street

The Safety Awards Reception was held in Yards Brewing Company, which was completed in November 2017 by TN Ward Company. This $20 million project features the brewery, a full banquet hall space, and a mezzanine tasting room with views of the banquet hall and brewing, bottling, canning, and kegging facility. Many thanks to the staff and crew at Yards Brewing Company for helping make our event a success!

Several other GBCA members were involved in the Yards Brewing Company project: