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Penn Medicine at Radnor

Working for general contractor IMC Construction on this $200 million, 250,000-square-foot medical office building, Madison’s work consists of excavation and construction of the foundations along with the slabs for the new building.  We are substantially complete with the foundation and we … Continue reading

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Philadelphia’s construction outlook for 2019

Philadelphia is seeing a rise in residential and commercial building projects that are revitalizing neighborhoods. Curbed Philly, Philly.com and PlanPhilly.com have recently published key construction projects that are helping to position the city as a leader in innovation and growth. … Continue reading

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Philadelphia Vehicle Processing Center

This fast-track project for a processing facility for new automobiles is heading towards completion of the slab-on-grade work and Madison is beginning work on some of the exterior concrete. The owner of this project is the Philadelphia Regional Port Authority.

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University of Pennsylvania Ringe Squash Court

Madison has been awarded the concrete work for the renovation of the university’s home squash court building. The renovation will increase the number of squash courts from 10 to 12, featuring two new glass exhibition courts, a squash hall of … Continue reading

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Taking safety beyond the hard hat

Safety has always been a high priority for Madison, but for the last four years, we have gone beyond traditional safety meetings and changed our entire culture. Our safety program is about coming together as a collective whole, so all … Continue reading

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3720 Chestnut Street Apartments, Philadelphia, PA

Madison is gearing up to start work at 3720 Chestnut Street, a 30-story mixed-use residential project near The University of Pennsylvania and its Wharton School of business. The development, designed as a “tower-in-the-garden” includes 420 luxury apartments, retail and parking … Continue reading

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Philly Live! Casino Foundations

Madison has been awarded a contract for the foundations for the new casino being built in Philadelphia, which will be located near Citizens Bank Park, home of the Philadelphia Phillies. For this $700 million project, we will be working for … Continue reading

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How virtual reality is changing construction safety training

Construction sites are inherently dangerous places, with multiple trades performing multiple activities at the same time. With everyone focusing on their individual task at hand, injury could possibly result to the individual worker or to someone else. For this reason, training … Continue reading

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Hanover Town Center Apts., Valley Forge, PA

Madison has started foundation work for this new luxury apartment building in Valley Forge, PA. We were awarded the contract for the foundations and structural concrete work after working with developer, The Hanover Company, on two similar apartment buildings in … Continue reading

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Philadelphia’s mayor and city council reach compromise on affordable housing proposal

With a shared goal of ensuring that residents of Philadelphia have access to affordable housing options, regardless of their financial situation, the city’s Mayor Jim Kenney and the City Council were at odds as to how to fund the plan. … Continue reading

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