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Universal Paid leave Act: Contact the DC City Council Today

On February 11, 2016, the DC City Council will hold a public hearing on the Universal Paid Leave Act of 2015. This new program would allow for up to ...

Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs issued Cosntruction Codes

On Friday, December 11, 2015 the Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) issued Administrative Bulletin on the Underpinning of Party Walls...

ABC Meets with Members of Maryland General Assembly

Representatives from the Metro Washington Chapter met with several members of the General Assembly to discuss issues of concern to the industry including...






                                      
   
                                      

Member News

  WCS Construction, LLC will construct Phase III of Windmill Parc at Dulles Town Center.
  Shapiro & Duncan’s Foreman, James Mayo, coaches his crew on three job sites, illustrating that construction truly is the ultimate team sport. 
  Councilor, Buchanan & Mitchell, PC (CBM) announces Keith Laudenberger, CPA, as partner.
  GeoStructures, Inc. announces the completion of the “Wall in the Woods” project – Grosvenor Heights in Bethesda, MD.
  Ruppert Landscape is pleased to announce the addition of Esteban Lopez, Area Manager to their Alexandria Landscape Management Branch.
  Ruppert Landscape's corporate office welcomed Chris Schneider and Paul Lenk.
  Ruppert Landscape's management division promoted Tom Barry to vice president.
  Ruppert Landscape's Rich Schubach will retire January of 2016 and Mike Felts will be the Branch Manager in their Maryland Landscape Construction Branch.
  Ruppert Landscape announced the addition of Kate Bluey and Greg Hardy and the promotion of Jack Hendrickson to their DC Landscape Management Branch.
  Ruppert Landscape's Gainesville Landscape Construction Branch announces new promotions.
  Manhattan Construction company has begun renovations and new construction on the 67,000-square-foot Patterson Mansion project located in Washington DC’s Dupont Circle.
  Ruppert Landscape is pleased to announce new additions and promotions to their Maryland Landscape Construction Branch.
  Rand Construction Corporation founder, chairman and CEO, Linda Rabbitt has been selected as one of the recipients of the prestigious Horatio Alger Award. The Horatio Alger Award is annually bestowed upon recognized leaders who have succeeded, despite facing adversity, and who are committed to both philanthropy and higher education.
  DPR Construction announced its Washington, D.C. area office will debut its new Reston, Virginia, location in spring 2016 with plans to achieve Net Zero Energy Building Certification.
  Ruppert Landscape is pleased to announce the addition of Jared Rothman and Betsy Hernandez and the promotion of Alex Spychalski in our Forestville Landscape Management Branch.
  Insurance Associates, Inc. is excited to announce the hire of their newest compliance officer, Suzanne M. Cline.
  Ruppert Landscape is pleased to announce new additions and promotions to their Virginia Landscape Construction Branch.
  Ruppert Landscape's Baltimore Landscape Management Branch  is pleased to announce the addition of Timothy Bonner and the promotion of Collin Fadrowski.
  PCC Construction Components, Inc. joined forces with Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless (MCCH) and assisted a veteran with his move on Veteran's Day. 
  Foulger-Pratt Contracting, LLC plans to develop residential, hotel, office and retail for site near union market.
  Ruppert Landscape ranks among Washington’s 50 Fastest-Growing Mid-Sized Companies.
Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP (DHG) announces new Metro DC partner, Tamara Vineyard.
  Skanska USA Building, Inc. moves forward with, 2112 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Development on the George Washington University campus.
  Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP (DHG) announces seven new partners and principals.
  Insurance Associates, Inc. joins forces with Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless (MCCH) by Adopting a Veteran.
   R.B. HINKLE'S hydrostatic trencher expedites the DC Metro Silver Line Extension. 
   R.B. HINKLE, the dry utility contractor, on the CSX Virginia Tunnel, faces multiple challenges on the project.
  Ruppert Landscape's former president, Chris Davitt receives Lawn & Landscape Leadership Award at 2015 GIE + EXPO
  DAVIS is strengthening its construction operations with the addition of two new senior level positions.
  CBP has promoted Wes Miller to General Superintendant from Superintendant. 

Cochran & Mann, Inc is pleased to announce Charles Turell as the newest Project Manager to the team.
  Chaney Enterprises announces a new concrete product that will result in a lower cost and higher durability for most paving projects.  
  Ruppert Landscape hires Robert Porter as Area Manager in the Gainesville Landscape Management branch.
  Councilor, Buchanan & Mitchell, P.C.(CBM) holds it's 2nd Annual School Supplies Drive with a 66% increase in donations over last year. 
  Dixon Hughes Goodman's (DHG) Brian Israel awarded MACPA's Men Who Get It Award, honoring men who actively support women in the workplace. 
  Hoar Construction recently earned the National Marketing Communications Award from the Society of Marketing Professionals Services. 
  Ruppert Landscape promoted Eric Long to Area Manager in Laytonsville Landscape Management Branch.

  DHG Wealth Advisors LLC has been named to CNBC's 2015 Top 100 Fee-Only Wealth Management Companies in the United States. 
  Ruppert Landscape announces the promotion of Collins Fitts to Branch Manager in the Gainesville Landscape Management Branch. 
  Peter Reilly, President and Managing Partner at Councilor, Buchanan & Mitchell, P.C. (CBM), received the 2015 Greater Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants (GWSCPA) Outstanding Member in Public Accounting award.
  Dixon Hughes Goodman welcomes Seth Davis to the Metro DC Market as a Tax Advisory Partner.
  Forrester Construction Company announces $100 million in projects awarded.
  Clean Earth, Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Hector Sanchez to Senior Vice President of Operations.
  Clean Earth, Inc. has promoted Cheryl Coffee to Director of Environmental Compliance.
  CBM is proud to partner with the Housing Opportunity Community Partners for their second annual school supplies drive, benefiting underprivileged students in Montgomery County. 
  Early, Cassidy & Schilling, Inc. is pleased to announce that ownership in Early, Cassidy & Schilling, Inc. has been extended to and accepted by Sean K. Gormley.
  Lanigan, Ryan, Malcolm & Doyle launch new website.
  Ruppert Landscape is pleased to announce the promotion of Dan Trocher to the position of Branch Manager in the Laytonsville Landscape Management branch. 
  Donohoe Construction Company holds a Topping Out luncheon for their Homewood Suites project after the placing of the final beams brought the structure to its highest point.
  WCS Construction, LLC is pleased to announce that the US Green Building Council has awarded LEED Gold designation to the recently completed 2 M Street project.
  Donohoe Construction Company celebrates the placement of the final beams which brought their 625 H Street NE multifamily project to its highest point.
  Dixon Hughes Goodman’s (DHG) Human Resources team was announced as a top three finalist by the Human Resource Leadership Awards of Greater Washington in the category of Innovation. 
  Scaffold Resource LLC introduces three new team members. 
  Insurance Associates, Inc. announces the promotion of Troy Snyder to Director of Employee Benefits.
  Ken Baggett, currently serving as Co-CEO, has been appointed  CohnReznick's first Chairman of the Board. 
  Insurance Associates, Inc. is extremely proud to be named a Top Workplace in The Washington Post" - Stephen A. Spencer, President of Insurance Associates, Inc.
  Henley Construction awarded LEED Gold for the Gaithersburg Public Library.
  Donohoe Construction Company project, DelRay Tower Apartments, has achieved LEED Silver status.
  Mechanical Engineering and Construction Corp. employee, Derek Liggins, has been featured in a Washington Post Article entitled "A second chance for a Maryland man leads to a career, a home and a wife".  
  Harkins Builders is expanding its market reach into Virginia, and renovation work is playing a significant role. 
  WCS Construction, LLC has been awarded the Archer Park Phase I Site Work by Archer Park, Limited Partnership. 
  Donohoe Construction Company celebrates The Bonifant reaching its maximum height of eleven stories. 
  The partners of CohnReznick have elected Frank P. Longobardi Chief Executive Officer beginning October 1, 2015.
  The custom access techniques provided by Safway Services are featured in an exhibition entitled "Scaling Washington: Photographs by Colin Winterbottom". 
  The Colonel, a Donohoe Construction project, celebrated its Grand Opening in Washington, DC’s Shaw neighborhood on Thursday, May 21st. 

Dan Spruill named Director of Information Technology at Ruppert Landscape
  VITA Tysons Corner Center, built by Donohoe Construction, welcomes first tenants on May 1, 2015.
  Ruppert Landscape is pleased to announce the addition of Wendy Hildebrand as the IT Application Development Manager.
  M. Davis & Sons, Inc. celebrates 145 years in business.
 
American Infrastructure
companies unify with new brand - Allan Myers.
  Donohoe Construction Company project, Tyson's Corner Center - Residential Phase 1, received the "Outstanding Civil Engineering Project" award.
 
Ruppert Landscape
promotes Charlotte McGehee to Branch Manager of new D.C. branch.
  GeoStructures welcomes Duane Bents as Southeast Regional Sales Manager. 
  Ruppert Landscape hires Luke Alexander as Estimator for the National Landscape Construction division. 
  WCS Construction, LLC has started the 95 unit modernization of 7701-7611 Georgia Avenue, NW for Georgia Avenue Redevelopment LP.
  Donohoe Construction turns over the first phase of occupancy at The Colonel.
  WCS Construction, LLC announces several new additions to the company.
  Donohoe Construction breaks ground on the Majestic at Watkins Mill, the largest of the residential components in The Spectrum Development, a part of the Watkins Mill Town Center.

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