Philadelphia Developers Take Advantage of Opportunity Zones

Since they were announced in the 2017 Federal Tax Reform Package, Philadelphia’s business community has embraced Opportunity Zones (OZs), especially with the city’s modest population growth. GBCA President Benjamin Connors

2019 Fall Membership Dinner

On Wednesday, September 25, 2019, GBCA held its annual Fall Membership Dinner at the Ballroom at the Ben. This sold out event featured Meagan Johnson, Generational Humorist, who discussed strategies

AGC Leadership Development Conference: LF Driscoll Pavilion Job Site Tour

The AGC 2019 Leadership Development Conference closed with a special job site tour of the Penn Medicine Pavilion project, being built by LF Driscoll and Balfour Beatty US. During tour,

Philadelphia MED Week Contractor Roundtable

GBCA is working with the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Economic Opportunity and holding an event during Philadelphia Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week. MED Week highlights minority businesses and the

2019 Leadership Development Conference: Thank You for Coming!

GBCA and AGC of America co-hosted the 2019 Leadership Development Conference from September 11-13. The conference brought together members of AGC Chapters’ Construction Leadership Councils—emerging professionals—to Philadelphia to learn leadership

Understanding Constructors

On August 21, 2019, GBCA held Understanding Constructors, an event that provided staff of GBCA members who may be less familiar with the construction industry with a basic introduction into

Construction Technology Spotlight Videos

At the 2018 Construction Technology Expo, hosted by the General Building Contractors Association, the Architectural Glass & Metal Association (AGMA), Employing Bricklayers Association (EBA), the Mechanical & Service Contractors Association

GBCA Promotes Water. Rest. Shade. in 6ABC Facebook Live Video

On Tuesday, August 13, 2019, GBCA co-produced a 6ABC Facebook Live video about worker safety in hot conditions. Hosted by Gina Gannon, the video was filmed at Bittenbender Construction’s LOVE

GBCA’s Historical Roots Explored in 6ABC Facebook Live Video

On Monday, August 19, 2019, GBCA co-produced a 6ABC Facebook Live video about the history of GBCA. Filmed at Carpenters’ Hall, Dr. Charlie Cook, Assistant Clinical Professor of Drexel University’s