Successful minority-owned contractor The Watson Organization and PJ Dick, an Engineering News Record Top 100 Construction Management Firm, have formed a joint venture to provide full-service construction to clients in the greater Philadelphia area. The diverse and inclusive joint venture provides owners with a customized approach to construction.

Together, Watson-PJD a Joint Venture provides estimating and preconstruction, construction management at risk, design-build, construction management-agency, and general contracting. The JV offers a local staff of 10 with access to more than 500 construction management professionals in Pittsburgh.

The Watson Organization is a Minority Business Enterprise/Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (MBE/DBE) Union Contractor. Under the direction of President Ivan Watson, the firm serves commercial and industrial clients in Philadelphia, Pa.; New Jersey; and Atlanta, Ga.

Partnering with a top regional firm enables Watson to provide full-service construction services to our clients. We are excited to leverage decades of experience building for commercial, healthcare, and higher education institutions.

Ivan Watson, President, The Watson Organization

PJ Dick is a general contractor with 40 years of experience building projects for the healthcare, higher education, commercial, government, and industrial markets. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA with a Mid-Atlantic office in Exton, PA, the firm has successfully completed more than $12 billion in construction.

Our company is committed to diversity and inclusion and have a reputation of partnering with MBE/DBE firms to deliver projects across the Mid-Atlantic. The Watson-PJD JV exemplifies this commitment, and we are excited to bring quality projects to the greater Philadelphia area together.

Gary Heinerichs, Mid-Atlantic Regional Manager, PJ Dick


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