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What our clients are saying…

We are proud to share an email we received from the corporate safety director at L.F. Driscoll Construction regarding the quality of the safety performance of our superintendent Joe McCormick at the PennVirtua Proton Therapy Vault project. Gentlemen, I really … Continue reading

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Updates from the GBCA Annual Meeting

With the new year upon us, we look forward to the opportunities 2021 will bring. With that, we were happy to (virtually) attend the General Building Contractors Association (GBCA) 2021 Annual Meeting on Monday, Jan. 25 to reflect on and … Continue reading

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2020 Project Updates

As 2020 comes to a close, the spread of COVID-19 continues to place multiple obstacles to the commercial construction industry. Despite the ongoing challenges presented by the pandemic, Madison is thankful that, not only have we been able to continue … Continue reading

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8 Cold-Weather Concreting Methods That Work

“Cold” Man Winter will soon be returning to the Northeast bringing seasonably cold, wet weather capped by a blizzard in February. At least, that’s what the Farmer’s Almanac says. If the prediction pans out, we’re facing a cold, icy winter. … Continue reading

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Remembering J. Russell Cullen, Jr.

Earlier this month, I was saddened to wake up to text messages from my brother regarding the death of J. Russell Cullen, Jr. I credit (blame?) my brother for helping me get into the construction industry. My college summers (late … Continue reading

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Staying safe (and cool) on the jobsite

Summer means many things to us here at Madison: more constructive activity, more fun and more employees exposed to the sun, heat and humidity. And about this time every year, we like to share a message with tips on how … Continue reading

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Madison’s safety approach to COVID-19 and the jobsite

Safety has always been a cornerstone of the Madison Concrete Construction culture, but we could have never imagined the need to add an infection and risk control plan to our safety program. However, given the impact that COVID-19 has had … Continue reading

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Rediscovering the benefits of association memberships

Although associations have always existed to help us advance our industry, teach us the latest trends and provide a network of colleagues, their role in current times may be more important than ever. In addition to opening doors and providing a … Continue reading

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Philly Institutions Use Virtual Tools To Stay Connected

With a stay-at-home order in effect in Greater Philadelphia since March 23 —and the federal government now extending social distancing guidelines through April 30—cultural and entertainment institutions have gotten creative in their efforts to reach homebound audiences and keep business … Continue reading

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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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