CLC Hard Hat Tour: W/Element Hotel

On Thursday, August 8, 2019, GBCA’s Construction Leadership Council hosted a Hard Hat Tour of the W/Element Hotel, being built by Tutor Perini Building Corp. The 51-story, 780,000 square foot

Drexel Square Opens at Schuylkill Yards

On June 10, 2019, Brandywine Realty Trust held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially open Drexel Square, a 1.3-acre park at 30th and Market Streets. The $14.3 million park is the

The Value of Light in Healthcare Projects

In healthcare, the end goal of any building project is to create a space conducive to healing. Lighting design is now seen as an important element of healthcare building design

CARP Participants Take Apprenticeship Exam

On Saturday, March 2, 2019, the participants of the Carpenters Apprentice Ready Program (CARP) took the Carpenters’ Apprenticeship exam, and then went on a jobsite tour of Tutor Perini Building

GBCA Member Spotlight: February 25, 2019

O’Donnell & Naccarato is a creative consulting Structural Engineering firm operating nationally from offices in Philadelphia, PA (HQ), Bethlehem, PA, Mountainside, NJ, and New York, NY (via their corporate affiliate,

GBCA at ACE Mentor Program of Greater Philadelphia’s 2019 Giant JENGA Tournament

On Thursday, February 7, 2019, GBCA competed in the ACE Mentor Program of Greater Philadelphia’s Giant JENGA Tournament. This year, GBCA had two teams compete! Forty-eight teams participated in the

CSI Philadelphia’s Grill Series: The Architects & Engineers

CSI Philadelphia has invited highly experienced professionals to provide expertise based on decades of knowledge regarding a considerably taboo topic at hand: relationships within the construction industry. The goal for

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GBCA and TN Ward Celebrate LDC Training and Learning Center Groundbreaking

On Thursday, December 6, 2018, The Laborers’ District Council of Philadelphia and the Vicinity held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new Training and Learning Center, the Samuel Staten, Jr. Building,

GBCA 2018 Construction Excellence Awards PBJ Special Insert

To celebrate the 2018 Construction Excellence Awards, the Philadelphia Business Journal included a special insert on Friday, November 9, 2018, dedicated to the winners and to GBCA. Check out the