Carpenters’ Company Campaign 300 Information Session for GBCA Members

The Carpenters’ Company of City and County of Philadelphia is launching its first comprehensive preservation project for Carpenters’ Hall in over 40 years: the Campaign 300. This campaign aims to

Construction Inclusion Week: Supplier Diversity Panel

Turner Construction Company and Gilbane Building Company are hosting a Construction Inclusion Week event featuring GBCA’s Director of Training and Workforce Development Angela Hendrix and GBCA Member Pride Enterprises, Inc.’s

Encourage a Love of Building and Volunteer for NAWIC Block Kids Building Program

The NAWIC Philadelphia Foundation is again presenting the award-winning Block Kids Building Program to be held on November 6, 2021 at the Sheet Metal Workers Local 19 Hall in Philadelphia.

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Wolf Administration Visits FTI to Promote Apprenticeships that Allow You to Earn While You Learn

Pennsylvania Apprenticeship and Training Office Director Tara Loew visited the Finishing Trades Institute of the Mid-Atlantic Region in Philadelphia to promote the valuable role apprenticeship programs play in developing and

Pennsylvania’s Best Bricklayers Named at the 2021 SPEC MIX Bricklayer 500 PA Regional

On September 16, nine local masonry teams competed in the 2021 SPEC MIX Bricklayer 500 Pennsylvania Regional Series, vying for the title of Pennsylvania’s Best Bricklayer. Several teams of masonry

Philadelphia Business Journal Spotlights Philadelphia Real Estate Alliance

On September 14, 2021, GBCA and GBCA member EBA: Employing Bricklayers Association were proud to sponsor Philadelphia Business Journal’s Moving Philadelphia Forward – Finding the Right Solutions. This special virtual

Amtrak Reaches Financial Deal for Landmark Philadelphia Station Renovation

Amtrak recently announced that it reached a financial deal to fund its renovation of 30th Street Station. GBCA members Gilbane Building Company and Pride Enterprises, Inc. will be part of