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Madison Turns 50!

1969 was a momentous year. It began on a high note in our region, with Penn State’s dramatic 15-14 win over Kansas in the Orange Bowl on Jan. 1. That summer, Neil Armstrong walked on the moon and the legendary … Continue reading

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Penn Medicine at Radnor

Working with general contractor IMC Construction, Madison is nearing substantial completion of our work on the site of this $200 million, 250,000-square-foot medical office building. Our work has consisted of excavation and construction of the foundations along with interior equipment … Continue reading

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Laborers’ District Council Training Center

In Dec., the Laborers’ District Council of Philadelphia and Vicinity broke ground on its new $24 million training and learning center. This new facility will train the next generation of construction craft laborers. Working with general contractor T.N. Ward Company … Continue reading

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University of Penn Wharton Academic Building

Madison has reached another substantial milestone on this new 80,000-square-foot building which includes four floors of classrooms, group study rooms, research and conference rooms. We have recently completed the structural concrete slab at the first level. This critical element will … Continue reading

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Developing our next generation of leaders

An article I recently read about the future of the construction industry grabbed my attention. I found it interesting that although construction employment is strong, a concern exists about who will lead the industry in the coming years, as many … Continue reading

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Staying safe (and cool) on the jobsite

Summer means many things to us here at Madison: more jobs, more fun and more employees exposed to the sun, heat and humidity. We want to ensure our employees return home safely … without a detour to the hospital due … Continue reading

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B Braun Medical Inc. expansion, Allentown, PA

General contractor Alvin H. Butz of Allentown, PA selected Madison for this challenging project for medical device manufacturer, B. Braun. The project includes construction of a 310,000-square-foot building near B. Braun’s manufacturing plant. A second 10,295-square-foot maintenance building with a … Continue reading

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Building Tomorrow

Robotic technology has been used for years across all kinds of industries. Now, the construction industry is embracing this technology which offers numerous benefits. Once, the discussion focused on “should robots be used in the construction industry?” Now, the debate … Continue reading

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3720 Chestnut Street Apartments, Philadelphia, PA

Madison is mobilized and has started the foundation work on this 30-story mixed-use residential project near The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of business. This project includes 420 luxury apartments with retail and parking on 1.36 acres. The development, designed … Continue reading

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Philly Live! Casino

On the heels of being awarded the foundation bid package for the new $700 million casino being built in Philadelphia, Madison has subsequently been awarded the remainder of the concrete work for the project, which includes slabs in the casino … Continue reading

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