June 17, 2016

William Lastinger wins ABC Keystone’s “Instructor of the Year” award

Brownstown, PA – William Lastinger, Project Superintendent from Benchmark Construction Company, Inc. in his last year as a Carpentry Instructor, was named the 2016 Associated Builders and Contractors, Keystone Chapter, Apprenticeship and Training Trust “Instructor of the Year.” Coincidentally, in 2006 as a first year Carpentry Instructor, Mr. Lastinger was co-winner of the “Instructor of […]

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June 07, 2016

How Benchmark is upping its Game

It was 2012 and as the country began to show the signs of emerging from the recent recession, Mike Callahan, President of Benchmark Construction Company, Inc. set out to make sure the company would be in the best position possible should it have to weather something like that again. Thus began Callahan’s and Benchmark’s journey […]

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May 11, 2016

Celebrating Benchmark Employees

On the afternoon of Friday, May 6, the employees of Benchmark gathered for our annual Employee Appreciation Day. In a company that has employees spread out among numerous job sites and a sizable office staff, it’s a time for everyone to get together in a relaxed environment, eat good food, play some games and catch […]

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March 22, 2016

Happy Anniversary to Us!

It’s not a milestone in the traditional sense as anniversaries go, but 31 years in business is still nothing to sneeze at. So on March 22, 2016, Benchmark Construction Company, Inc. will quietly celebrate another successful year in business. “Our 30th anniversary had some hoopla around it,” says Mike Callahan, company President. “We celebrated throughout […]

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March 03, 2016

Benchmark Construction receives National Safety Award

Brownstown, PA – Benchmark Construction Company, Inc. was awarded the 2015 National Excellence in Construction Safety Merit Award on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at the 26th annual Excellence in Construction awards celebration in Fort Lauderdale, FL, as part of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) “Workforce Week.” The award was accepted on Benchmark’s behalf by Phillip […]

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February 19, 2016

2nd Annual ABC Keystone Chili Cook-off

MOUNT JOY, PA – Benchmark Construction had the pleasure of participating in the second annual ABC Keystone Chili Cook-Off and Instructor Appreciation on Thursday, February 18, 2016 from 4pm-7pm. Over ten ABC members participated in this mouthwatering competition in hopes of taking home the grand prize in “Best Tasting Chili,” “Best Themed Chili Booth,” and “Best Tasting […]

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December 23, 2015

Benchmark Construction receives AQC recognition

LANCASTER, PA – Benchmark Construction has been a proud member of the Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) “Accredited Quality Contractor” (AQC) program since 1995. The AQC program recognizes and honors construction firms that document their commitment to excellence in five key areas of corporate responsibility: quality, safety (STEP), employee benefits, and training and community relations.  A company […]

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November 04, 2015

Benchmark welcomes newest team members

Brownstown, PA – Benchmark Construction welcomes six new employees to their team. • Lauren Maxwell – Marketing & Communications Director Lauren will be responsible for setting the direction for the company’s overall marketing strategy including branding, business development support, the proposal process, and community giving. Ms. Maxwell brings with her over 25 years of varied sales, […]

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