Butz Among Top 100 Construction Management Firms

By LVEDC Staff on July 8, 2014

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following news release was provided by our friends at Alvin H. Butz, Inc. and its family of companies.

The Butz Family of Companies, consisting of Alexander Building Construction Co., Alvin H. Butz, Inc., and Shoemaker Construction Co., earned a spot on Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) list of the Top 100 Construction Management-at-Risk Firms in 2014.
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This year, the firm ranked 84th and was the only Pennsylvania-based firm to earn a spot on the list.

The construction management entity also ranked 209th on ENR’s list of the Top 400 Contractors in 2014.

“These rankings speak volumes about our reputation as one of the highest quality, professionally-staffed construction management firms not only in Pennsylvania, but nationally as well,” says Greg L. Butz, President and CEO of the Butz Family of Companies.

The Butz family has a long, successful tradition of building in the Lehigh Valley that dates back to the mid-1800s, when the family constructed covered bridges. Alvin H. Butz, Inc. has been continuously owned and operated in the Lehigh Valley by the Butz family, with the 6th generation in line to preserve the tradition and reputation of the organization. Butz pioneered the Construction Management concept in the Lehigh Valley in 1973.

In 2003, two new construction management companies, Alexander Building Construction Co. and Shoemaker Construction Co., were formed and together as The Butz Family of Companies, they provide construction management services in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Delaware and Maryland.

ENR uses construction revenue from the previous year as its primary grading criteria, making the Top 100 list a showcase of only the best and most sought-after construction management firms.

In 2013, the Butz Family of Companies oversaw a wide variety of CM-at-Risk construction projects, including:

PPL Center
Philadelphia Zoo – Parking Garage
Mount Nittany Medical Center – Perioperative Services Expansion
Lancaster General Hospital – Chester County Medical Office Building
Geisinger Health System – Gray’s Woods Surgery Center & Parking Deck Phase II

ABOUT THE BUTZ FAMILY OF COMPANIES: The Butz Family of Companies, consisting of Alexander Building Construction Co., Alvin H. Butz, Inc. and Shoemaker Construction Co., provides exceptional, comprehensive construction management and design/build services, led by a strong commitment to complete customer satisfaction with special attention to safety, quality and value. The firm possesses significant experience in the construction of healthcare facilities, colleges/universities, corporate office buildings, manufacturing facilities, sports and entertainment venues, government buildings, K-12 schools and retail buildings serving Pennsylvania, New Jersey and northern Delaware.

A Game Changer for Allentown and Entire Region

EDITOR'S NOTE: This feature which was written by LVEDC President and CEO Don Cunningham appeared in the special "Two City Center" supplement that was tucked inside the July 7,[...]

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