LANCASTER, PA The jury of the Mid-Atlantic Construction magazine recently honored the contributions of the entire project team including High Construction Company and High Concrete Group LLC for their work on the Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square and Lancaster County Convention Center. The uniquely integrated facility, located in the heart of downtown Lancaster, received the Project of the Year Award for the Multi-Family Residential/Hospitality category.
In addition to the hotel and convention center project, High Construction Company received an Award of Merit in the K-12 Education category for Lancaster Mennonite School's Rutt Academic Center.
The jury focused on projects that best achieved the established goals of the project team; overcame significant challenges; adopted innovative approaches; executed exceptional design and craftsmanship; maintained safe sites; and displayed strong teamwork.
The projects will be honored during an awards ceremony on December 11 in Baltimore. In addition to honoring the firms who submitted the projects, all key team members will be recognized for their efforts. These projects will also be featured in the Winter 2009/2010 edition of Mid-Atlantic Construction, a quarterly magazine published by McGraw-Hill.
About High Construction Company
Recognized as the 2007 and 2008 General Contractor of the Year by the American Subcontractor's Association of Central Pennsylvania, High Construction Company provides design-build, general contracting, and construction management services throughout the mid-Atlantic region of the United States. High Construction specializes in the commercial, manufacturing, processing, distribution, education, hospitality, retail, health care, and multi-family residential markets. The family-owned business is headquartered in Lancaster, Pa., and employs over 60 professionals. High Construction is an affiliate of High Real Estate Group, which also includes Greenfield Architects Ltd., High Associates Ltd., High Investors Ltd., and High Hotels Ltd. For more information about High Construction, call (717) 291-2276 or visitwww.HighConstruction.com.