Pyramid Construction Services, LLC, a Quandel Enterprises Company, today announced work on the Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center PACU Expansion in Hershey, PA has earned the company a national Excellence in Construction® Eagle Award, presented during ABC Convention 2023 in Orlando, Florida, on March 16. The EIC awards, presented to 82 of the nation’s top construction projects in 2022, are the construction industry’s leading national competition that honors general and specialty contractors for world-class, safe and innovative construction projects from across the country.
Pyramid President Michael N. Klinepeter says, “This award represents the very best example of project delivery, from a well-executed plan, to the teams’ ability to adapt, and everyone working together to achieve exceptional results!”.
This multiphase, PACU renovation in a world-class medical facility required deep understanding of vital systems to minimize impact on hospital services while delivering expanded patient capacity, enhanced support spaces, and a new, cantilevered walkway to speed travel to the unit. Learn more about the project here.
“The Excellence in Construction Awards are the cornerstone competition in our industry, honoring projects like the Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center PACU Expansion because the work by the team at Pyramid Construction exemplifies the best of the best in construction,” said 2023 National Chair of the ABC Board of Directors Milton Graugnard, executive vice president, Cajun Industries LLC, Baton Rouge, Louisiana. “This world-class construction project shows the diversity of what the merit shop construction industry builds and how we build projects safely, on time and on budget. It is an honor to congratulate Pyramid Construction Services LLC for showcasing construction excellence.”
The EIC Awards honor every member of the construction team, including the contractor, owner, architect and engineer. The winning projects are judged on complexity, attractiveness, unique challenges overcome, completion time, innovation and safety.
A panel of industry experts served as the competition’s judges. This year’s judges included representatives from At Home, the Design-Build Institute of America, Engineering News-Record, Marriott, the National Institutes of Health, the National Institute of Building Sciences, T-Mobile, the University Research Institute and various construction-related firms nationwide.
Pyramid Construction Services LLC, a Quandel Enterprises Company is a full-service construction firm in the Central PA region with a main office located in Wormleysburg, PA and an office in Hershey, PA. Pyramid has offered commercial construction services since 1997.