Congratulations to the 2019 ULI Philadelphia Awards for Excellence Winners!

Congratulations to the GBCA members that worked on Urban Land Institute Philadelphia’s 2019 Willard G. “Bill” Rouse III Awards for Excellence winning projects! These awards celebrate the region’s development accomplishments,

Butz Family of Companies Ranks Among Top Contracting Firms on ENR List

The Butz Family of Companies, consisting of Alexander Building Construction Co., Alvin H. Butz, Inc. and Shoemaker Construction Co., is once again ranked on Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) list of the

Congratulations, Kayla Brown!

Congratulations to Kayla Brown, from Abington Friends School, who was awarded a 2019 Diversity Advancement Scholarship, worth $20,000 over five years, from the American Institute of Architects (AIA)! Kayla will

City of Philadelphia Proposes Parking Permit Bill

GBCA is looking for input on the construction industry’s parking needs in the City of Philadelphia. On May 23, a bill was introduced in Philadelphia City Council to increase the

2019 Carpenters JAC Academic Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2019 Carpenters Joint Apprenticeship Committee Graduates who won awards for being at the top of their class! These awards are being presented based upon academic achievement during

LF Driscoll Project Shows IPD Process Working

In a recent ENR webinar discussing how top construction companies are leveraging opportunities and bracing themselves for problems such as a possible economic slowdown, Bob Mullen, CEO of STO Building

GBCA Members Top List of Largest Contractors in Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Business Journal has ranked the largest contractors in the Philadelphia Region. The contractors were ranked by the 2018 billings for local projects. GBCA is proud that 15 of

Revolution Recovery Spotlight in Waste Advantage Magazine

GBCA Member Revolution Recovery was recently featured in a Spotlight for Waste Advantage Magazine. The story also made the cover of the June 2019 issue! Revolution Recovery is diverting construction

ACE Mentor Program 2019 Scholarship Breakfast and Awards Ceremony

On May 23, 2019, the ACE Mentor Program of Greater Philadelphia held its 18th Annual Scholarship Breakfast & Awards Ceremony at the Crystal Tea Room.Eleven students received scholarships towards their

Robots Assembling Rebar

From The Architects Newspaper:Two Brooklyn-based construction entrepreneurs, Ian Cohen and Daniel Blank, began their business with a simple observation: steel rebar, used in concrete construction throughout the world, isn’t always