Center for the Arts at Virginia Tech

GC/CM: Holder Construction

Location: Blacksburg, Virginia

Provided Services: Miscellaneous Metals, Ornamental Metals

This job balances conflicting requirements for high end finishes which needed to be beautiful, yet integrate with the acoustic performance of the building and be structurally solid enough to withstand years of wear and tear by crowds of attendees at performances.


GC/CM: HESS Construction

Location: Manassas, Virginia

Provided Services: Structural Steel, Miscellaneous Metals

Northern Virginia Community College, Academic Building Phase III is a three-story building composed of Computer-based Laboratories, Lecture rooms, Biology laboratories, a combined Electronics and Engineering laboratory, an Art Studio as well as Faculty and Staff Offices.

Princeton University - Chemistry

GC/CM: Turner Construction

Location: Princeton, NJ

Provided Services: Miscellaneous Metals

Housed within a significant structure, three new ornamental stair towers were added to the outside, enclosed in glass while two additional stair towers inside were adorned with light wells for a striking experience.

Salisbury University Commons Dining Hall

GC/CM: Holder Construction

Tonnage: 1200

Location: Salisbury, MD

Provided Services: Miscellaneous Metals, Structural Steel

"The Commons" includes Dining Hall and Student Center spaces open to all students, faculty, staff and guests under soaring ceilings and a domed roof.

Salisbury University TETC

GC/CM: Holder Construction

Tonnage: 1550

Location: Salisbury, MD

Provided Services: Miscellaneous Metals, Structural Steel

Teacher Education and Technical Center is a showcase for education in the mid-Atlantic region. The building has 165,000 square feet, 3 stories plus mechanical mezzanine, classrooms, breakout rooms, labs, faculty offices, a TV studio, telecom/data rooms, and food service area.


GC/CM: Holder Construction

Tonnage: 1200

Location: Princess Anne, MD

Provided Services: Miscellaneous Metals, Structural Steel

Engineering and Aviation Science Building for University of Maryland - Eastern Shore Campus. Huge atrium with Architecturally exposed steel, stainless steel rails, and 6" deep vaulted Epic decking designed with HSS support to span 20'.

Salisbury University Academic Commons

GC/CM: Gilbane

Tonnage: 1400

Location: Salisbury, MD

Provided Services: Miscellaneous Metals, Structural Steel

Project includes monumental stairs and bridges to tie the wings together.


GC/CM: Hunter-Roberts Construction

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Provided Services: Structural Steel, Miscellaneous Metals

The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton Academic Research Building links to the neighboring building and features four floors of academic and research space, a first floor atrium, and a meeting place for students that converts to accommodate social gatherings. The monumental stairs consisted of two curved, cantilevered stairs, stacked to give the appearance of a 24-foot diameter double helix. The stairs were fabricated with steel plate, laminated glass, and stainless-steel handrail with LED lighting.