President Biden Visits GBCA Member Smith Flooring

On Tuesday, March 16, 2021, President Joe Biden visited GBCA member Smith Flooring, Inc. in Chester, PA, as the first stop of the White House’s “Help is Here” tour. He

2020: An Award-Winning Year for GBCA

In 2020, GBCA and its members continued to show excellence by winning several awards on the national stage. This year, AGC of America honored GBCA and several GBCA members: Award:

Smith Flooring Named AGC 2019 Diverse Business of the Year

Smith Flooring Inc. was named as the 2019 Diverse Business of the Year award winner by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). Smith Flooring was honored for its commitment

Pavilion Project Partially Opens During COVID-19 Response

On April 15, 2020, Penn Medicine’s Pavilion project, being built by LF Driscoll and Balfour Beatty US, was able to partially open. When Pennsylvania and Philadelphia’s COVID-19 response started a

Penn Medicine Pavilion to be Partially Open by Mid-April 2020

To help the Philadelphia region handle the rapid increase in people needing hospitalization due to coronavirus (COVID-19), Penn Medicine is trying to have part of its Pavilion project open and

GBCA Salutes Women-Owned Construction Businesses!

To celebrate Women in Construction (WIC) Week 2020, GBCA is highlighting our Women-Owned Businesses. There are many women who have strong, leadership roles in Philadelphia’s construction companies, and in these

NAWIC Tours LF Driscoll’s Penn Medicine Pavilion Project for WIC Week 2020

On Tuesday, March 3, as part of Women in Construction (WIC) Week 2020, the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) Philadelphia Chapter 145 toured Penn Medicine’s Pavilion project. The

Philadelphia MED Week Contractor Roundtable

On Wednesday, October 9, 2019, GBCA hosted Contractor Roundtable: A Conversation with MBE/WBE Contractors, as part of Philadelphia’s Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week. The event featured owners of MBE/WBE Certified

Philadelphia MED Week Contractor Roundtable

GBCA is working with the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Economic Opportunity and holding an event during Philadelphia Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week. MED Week highlights minority businesses and the

2019 Carpenters JAC Annual Skills Contest and Open House

On Friday, May 3, 2019, the Carpenters Joint Apprenticeship Committee held its Annual Skills Contest and Open House at the Carpenters Apprentice School of Philadelphia & Vicinity. Congratulations to the