FY'20 Annual Sponsors Profile
Fox Rothschild LLP is a full-service, national law firm known for its responsiveness and agility in problem solving. Fox’s attorneys are well-versed at navigating the complex landscape of the construction industry, from compliance advice to claims litigation involving federal contracts and large-scale, complex commercial projects. Built to serve businesses of all sizes, we have grown to 950 lawyers in 26 offices coast to coast over the past century. At Fox, we care about your success as much as you do.
Carlton Fields has built a powerful, full-service, nationally ranked construction practice. From project inception to closeout, our construction lawyers are uniquely positioned to guide clients in all aspects of construction and government contracting, from pre-bid considerations and contract drafting and negotiation to dispute resolution. Our in-depth knowledge of construction law and experience in all stages of government contracting gives us a holistic view of the procurement process, and allows us to help our clients navigate the nuances of particular federal statutes and regulations in connection with construction and infrastructure projects. With seven lawyers and alumni who are ACCL Fellows, Carlton Fields is among the elite firms serving the construction industry.
GreenBench, a real estate production company, is involved with several billion dollars of urban, mixed-use, and transit oriented projects. Whether on new developments or operating assets, GreenBench routinely handles our Clients’ Acquisition, Entitlement, Planning, Construction, Operations, and Risk Management efforts.
Hensel Phelps is a premier full-service facilities solutions provider. We are committed to delivering the highest quality solutions, and creating the most efficient facilities for our clients, from the conception of a project through construction, operations and asset management. One of the nation’s largest construction companies, Hensel Phelps builds commercial, institutional, industrial, defense, and other specialty projects through both competitive and negotiated means. As a general contractor, construction manager, and design-builder, Hensel Phelps offers one of the strongest records for on-time delivery and cost-effective performance in the industry. Visit their website at www.henselphelps.com
IBEW Local Union 26:The premier source of the most-qualified electricians in the electrical industry in Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia. Through our signatory contractors, our members provide both the technical expertise and dedication to quality which is needed to complete the largest and most complicated electrical installations in our area, on time and on budget. For over 125 years, IBEW Local Union 26 electricians have been the ones to do it right the first time.
Siemens Industry offers a complete technical infrastructure portfolio for building automation, energy efficiency, fire safety, security, total building solutions and market-specific solutions in buildings and public places.
For over sixty years, Telligent Masonry, LLC has worked on hundreds of projects in the greater Washington DC area, and up and down the east coast. Headquartered in Rockville, Maryland, Telligent specializes in both new construction and restoration projects including multifamily residential, hotels, institution, office and municipal buildings. Telligent Masonry is dedicated to produce quality work in a safe environment by working closely with their customers on a personal and daily basis. This dedication is reflected in many awards which the company has earned including, most recently, the 2019 WBC Masonry Craftsmanship Award and the Star Award for Excellence in the Face of Adversity.
Headquartered in Southeast Washington DC, WCS Construction LLC is a certified CBE, General Contractor specializing in new construction of office, commercial and multifamily projects as well as substantial rehabilitation of multifamily projects. In the past 10 years over 7,500 multifamily units have been completed or renovated, providing significant improvements to the quality of housing in Southeast and neighboring communities. We remain dedicated to providing our award-winning construction services to every project we undertake regardless of size or complexity. For more information visit www.wcsconstruction.com
The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company provides technologically-advanced construction management, general contracting, design-build and integrated project delivery services. Since 1909, when the firm built its first project at Walter Reed Medical Center, it has been guided by the principles of integrity, excellence and an unwavering dedication to customer delight. With regional offices in Greenbelt, Chantilly and 30 other cities nationwide, the Maryland-based company’s impressive portfolio of work spans the gamut of vertical construction, including commercial, institutional, technology and manufacturing.
Goldin and Stafford has been performing excavation/demolition services in the D.C. Metropolitan area for 27 years. Our focus is on the complicated projects that have large earthwork imbalances. Our portfolio of projects enables us to deliver these sites as designed and ahead of schedule in a cost effective manner. Goldin & Stafford strives to provide excavation/demolition services for the best value utilizing a team approach. Our estimators prepare detailed budgets and counsel our clients in order to ensure a successful project setting forth a solid plan to execute. Our operations team then provides the necessary resources and expertise to ensure the project is a win/win for everyone involved.
The attorneys of Asmar, Schor & McKenna are recognized leaders in all areas of construction law, government contracting, commercial real estate transactions & home building, and corporate law.
Clark Construction Group, LLC is a full-service contractor providing at-risk general contracting, construction management and design/build services for a wide variety of project types.
Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC is a law firm with one of the largest construction practices in the country. We understand the legal issues impacting your business and the concerns you have about operating in today’s rapidly changing environment. With nine offices in Washington, DC, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Delaware, and Kentucky, the firm represents clients nationally in various industries ranging from construction, development, real estate, manufacturing, and transportation to higher education, healthcare, and hospitality. www.cohenseglias.com
DPR Construction is a unique technical builder with a passion for results. We are a national commercial contractor that has grown with our customers by delivering measurably more value. Whether a multi-million-dollar technical facility or a conference room renovation, we execute every project with relentless accountability. We listen to your goals. We develop strategies based on your business. We track our performance. We do everything we can to earn your trust and build great lasting relationships.
Headquartered in the Washington Metro area since 1985, EDG2 (Engineering Design Group) is the premiere MEP Engineering Design, Programming and Commissioning firm with National and Global reach. The company specializes in full service innovative Design and Commissioning Services for Commercial, Residential, Hospitality, Mixed Use, Institutional, and Mission Critical Facilities including Data Centers, Telecommunication Facilities, Digital Hospitals and Essential Facilities with National Importance. EDG2 (Engineering Design Group) stands as the only award winning company in this industry and our region that is accredited and is [ISO 9001-2008 Certified]. www.edg2.com
HITT Contracting Inc. provides a wide range of construction services, from core and shell building and renovations, to interior fit-outs and service work—there’s no job too large (or small) for us to deliver. With 2018 revenues of more than $1.9 billion and 1,000+ team members in 10 locations nationwide, HITT is ranked one of the 40 largest general contractors in the nation. We’ve been told we have elevated standards, sometimes beyond what seems necessary. But we believe that those who care the most about the little things, care more about everything. Every little detail, done right every time, adds up to something big—an incredible building experience. Visit HITT.com for more information.
Peckar & Abramson boasts one of the largest and most experienced construction and government contracts law practices in the United States. With offices in ten metropolitan areas across the country staffed with more than 100 construction-focused attorneys, we understand the construction industry and use our Results First approach to deliver pragmatic and effective legal and business counsel to general contractors, construction managers, and others members of the industry through all phases of their projects.
Ruppert Landscape, a family and employee-owned business, provides commercial landscape construction and management with 23 branches serving eight primary markets in Philadelphia, Baltimore, D.C., Richmond, Raleigh, Charlotte, Atlanta and Houston. The company has a long-standing tradition of growing its team and giving back to the community. Visit us at www.ruppertlandscape.com.
Skanska USA (Skanska) is one of the largest, most financially sound construction and development companies in the U.S., serving a broad range of clients including those in transportation, power, industrial, water/wastewater, healthcare, education, sports, data centers, government, aviation, life sciences and commercial. Headquartered in New York with offices in 28 metro areas, we have nearly 9,000 employees committed to being leaders in safety, project execution, sustainability, ethics and people development. In 2018, our work in building construction, civil and power/industrial construction, commercial development and infrastructure development (public-private partnerships) generated $8 billion in revenue. Global revenue of parent company Skanska AB, headquartered in Stockholm and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, totaled $20.1 billion in 2018. Skanska shares are publicly traded in the U.S. on the OTC market under the symbol SKBSY through a Level I American Depository Receipt program.
Watt Tieder specializes in legal representation of the construction, surety, government contracts, insolvency and creditors’ rights and fidelity and crime industries. Our clients include public and private owners; general, specialty and government contractors; sureties and commercial lenders. With offices in Virginia, California, Florida, Illinois, Massachusetts, as well as alliances with law firms around the world, our attorneys provide services throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, South America, Australia and Africa.
Varela, Lee, Metz & Guarino (VLMG) is the new standard of law firm providing the highest quality of legal service with agility, value and responsiveness, focused on clients in the construction and engineering industry. VLMG’s practice is both domestic and international, with offices in Metropolitan Washington, D.C. and San Francisco. VLMG represents clients on an array of civil, industrial, commercial, and government projects across the U.S. and around the world. The majority of the firm’s practice focuses on risk management, as well as litigation, arbitration, and other alternative dispute resolution proceedings.
Washington Gas provides safe, reliable natural gas service to more than 1.1 million customers in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. The company has been providing energy to residential, commercial and industrial customers for 170 years. Clean-burning natural gas is the fuel of choice for more than nine out of 10 new home buyers in the D.C. metro area.