December 16, 2016

Built to Achieve; Core Values Realized

There are mounds of research discussing how high performance companies have a unique commitment to core values. (http://www.jimcollins.com/article_topics/articles/building-companies.html) Such companies not only define and articulate these guiding principles, they operationalize them so they become experiences for employees, clients and partners. Exceptional companies recognize that the real differentiator is more consistently offering stakeholders the experience of […]

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December 07, 2016

Donegal Insurance Corporate HQ Construction Continues

Building ordinances in many towns and communities often call for construction that “doesn’t stand out and is compatible with the general area.” The same could be said about the corporate campus of Donegal Mutual Insurance, where Benchmark is hard at work at what’s known as East Wing II, where every phase of their corporate headquarters […]

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December 01, 2016

Commercial Construction Boom to Continue

According to Dr. Glenn Mueller, the busy days we’ve been experiencing for the past few years are barely showing any sign of slowing up. While Mueller’s research is most often used for real estate investors, there’s a logical use case for both GC’s and subcontractors. Mueller’s formula has 16 specific stages for the market (both […]

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November 09, 2016

Benchmark Construction promotes four to Project Superintendent

Benchmark is pleased to announce that Brad Bender, Evan Gallimore, Jimmy Mullen and Brian Visco have been promoted to Project Superintendent.  In this role, they will coordinate all site construction activities and supervise and train all field personnel as required to successfully complete projects on schedule and within budget. This includes maintaining the highest quality […]

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October 13, 2016

Benchmark Construction promotes Sam Van Cleve to Director of Quality Control

Benchmark is pleased to announce the promotion of Sam Van Cleve to Director of Quality Control. Mr. Van Cleve will be responsible for the design, implementation, oversight and management of Benchmark’s Quality Control Program.  According to Chris Smith, VP of Operations at Benchmark Construction, Sam will spearhead a company-wide roll out of a Quality Control […]

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October 10, 2016

Phillip Ireland, Director of Safety, earns a CHST designation

Benchmark Construction Company, Inc. is pleased to announce that Phillip Ireland, Director of Safety, received his Construction Health & Safety Technician (CHST) certification. This highly respected certification is awarded by BCSP (Board of Certified Safety Professionals) to individuals who meet eligibility criteria and experience in the safety, health, and environment (SH&E) discipline, and have passed […]

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October 06, 2016

Benchmark welcomes Grimm to its executive team

Marcus Grimm has joined the executive team of Lancaster County-based Benchmark Construction Company, Inc. As Benchmark’s VP of Market Growth & Innovation, Grimm’s role is to lead the business development initiatives within Benchmark, and to facilitate the use of new and emerging technologies within the organization. Benchmark has been exceeding growth expectations and is on […]

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September 19, 2016

Calvary Fellowship Homes Kitchen & Dining Renovation

From time-to-time, we share articles describing some of our completed projects. This month’s article features a kitchen and dining renovation project for Calvary Fellowship Homes in Lancaster, PA. The Project When our project manager first heard that he would be working on a small interior renovation two blocks away from his house, he could barely […]

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