Project Category: Virtual Design & Construction

Funeral Home & Crematory

Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory constructed a new, single-story, 12,770 SF facility on 3 acres to expand its offerings to those south of the City of Lancaster. The funeral home features a variety of amenities including: • Oversized porte-cohére • Modern lobby and reception area • Large chapel and small private chapel • […]

Penn Medicine / Lancaster General Hospital

This six-story overbuild, and expansion was built above an active radiology department, administrative suite, and vacant short stay unit. The expansion project includes a new helipad on the roof of the structure. This project presented many challenges to overcome including intense mechanical and electrical coordination to support select demolition. The utility interruption forecast, and detailed […]

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Children’s Hospital OR

Benchmark created a new operating room for the Children’s Hospital surgical suite. The scope of the project included rearranging and repurposing existing square footage to create the new OR #7, scrub alcove, and sub sterile room. The work reduced the size of the bio-med room and clean workroom and relocated the equipment alcove, and storage. […]

Penn Medicine / Lancaster General Health

Benchmark provided the fit-out of a new state-of-the-art pediatric unit for Lancaster General Health on the fourth floor of its recently completed patient tower, also constructed by Benchmark. The unit includes 17 patient rooms, two care team works areas, greeter area, pantry, lounge, play area, and staff administration space. All rooms are private. Special amenities […]

Penn State St. Joseph Medical Center

This project consisted of the demolition of two active catheterization labs and the construction of one, 900 SF hybrid catheterization lab operating room. The renovation also included a new clean utility room, equipment room, and a control room. The renovation took place in the hospital’s busy catheterization lab suite located adjacent to a PACU and […]

Dickinson College

Benchmark worked with Dickinson College and Deborah Berke Partners on the construction of the new High Street Residence Hall. The four-story, 40,475 SF building houses 129 students in both single- and double-occupancy rooms and is the newest addition to Dickinson College’s on-campus housing. In accordance with the College’s strong culture of sustainability, the new High […]

Millersville University

Benchmark, RISE: A Real Estate Company, and Lord Aeck Sargent Architects partnered for the improvement of the student housing at Millersville University. Using the expertise and effort of its members, the team was able to successfully develop and execute a strategic plan to update the student housing on the campus. At the conclusion of the […]

Luther Acres

This six-phase project was completed to expand and renovate the Towne Center at Luther Acres. It now houses a small movie theater, gift shop, café, pub, a community room with Wi-Fi and a big screen TV. Outside are patios with umbrella tables, chairs and a gas fire pit. Adjacent to the fitness center is a […]

Foxdale Village

The renovations and additions to Foxdale Village were completed in multiple phases over 3½ years. Phase I included site-work and construction of a two-level parking structure. Phase II included the construction of a three-story, U-shaped Independent Living apartment building. This building houses 57 units consisting of seven different floor plans ranging in size from 864 […]