The Butz Family of Companies, consisting of Alexander Building Construction Co., Alvin H. Butz, Inc. and Shoemaker Construction Co., received two 2019 Construction Management Association of America Mid-Atlantic Chapter Project of the Year Awards.

The Philadelphia Housing Authority Headquarters at Ridge Avenue project received an award for Public Building Projects over $20 million. Shoemaker/Synterra, A Joint Venture was the construction manager and BLTa was the architect for the Ridge Avenue project.

The five-story, plus basement facility consolidated PHA’s offices into one main headquarters facility bringing all public and administrative functions together in a modern Class A office building. The project is seeking LEED Silver Certification.

Other GBCA members involved in the PHA Headquarters include,


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Alvin H. Butz, Inc. received an award for LEED/Sustainable Projects for The Penn State – Schuylkill Campus – Student Community Center Addition and Renovation project. The architect for the project was Spillman Farmer Architects.