ASHE 2015 Project of the Year (Under$10M) Award
ASHE Delaware Valley presented to JBC Associates the "Project of the Year" Award for the West Maple Avenue Bridge Replacement and Roundabout in Bucks County, PA. The $7.3 million project replaces the structurally deficient Route 213 Bridge over the Neshaminy Creek and adds a roundabout to improve traffic flow at the intersection of Route 213 and Bridgetown Pike. The project was 100% state funded from Pennsylvania's new transportation plan, Act 89.
Bob Sanders Returns as Director of Construction Inspection
JBC is pleased to announce that Robert R. Sanders has rejoined the firm where he previously served as Transportation Construction Inspection Supervisior. Bob brings over 24 years of transportation construction experience to his new role managing JBC's inspection staff.
JBC Promotes Scott Scheaffer and Mike LucyJBC is pleased to announce the promotions of two long time key JBC employees. Scott H. Schaeffer, PSP, PMP, has been promoted to Vice President, Transportation Services and Michael Lucy, Sr., has been promoted to Manager of Construction Inspection Services. Both professionals have been with the firm in excess of twenty years.
Janet Cunningham is feature story of Moxie Woman
JBC President, Janet B. Cunningham, graces the cover and is the featured story in the February 2014 issue of Moxie Woman, a regional business and lifestyle magazine. The article "Janet Cunningham Chasing Pavements" captures the story behind and business philosphy of the founder of JBC Associates, Inc.
New Rt. 29 Interchange Receives Additional Awards
Engineering News Record magazine honored the Rt. 29 All Electronic Toll Interchange project with its Mid Atlantic "Best Project" Award for Highway/ Bridge. JBC served as the Construction Manager for the project.
The project was also honored by the March of Dimes as the recipient of the "Transportation, Building + Construction Award, Suburban Project" at their annual awards luncheon held in March and attended by over 1100 industry professionals.
And the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Construction Management Association of America acknowledged the significance of the project with its 2013 Project Achievement Award for Infrastructure Projects over $20 million.
JBC Celebrates 25 Years/ Recognized as Top 100 CM Firm
2013 marks the 25th Anniversary of JBC Associates, Inc. The firm has grown in many ways since its days as a one-person construction consultancy founded by President/ CEO, Janet B. Cunnigham, P.E. to a nationally recognized construction management and inspection services firm.This year JBC moves up a place to rank No. 87 in the Top 100 Construction Management-For-Fee firms in the United States based on its annual revenue for 2012 according to Engineering News Record magazine.
Rt. 29 Interchange Receives “Project of the Year” Award
The new Rt. 29 All-Electronic Toll Interchange has been selected for recognition by ASHE Delaware Valley in the over $10 million category. JBC served as the Construction Manager providing construction management and inspection services for the PA Turnpike Commission’s first full or “four-way” all electronic toll interchange. Designated as Interchange #320, the $60 million project involved construction of two new eastbound and two new westbound exit and entrance ramps, mainline widening and ramps over the Turnpike and two local roads, retaining walls, two EZ-Pass electronic tolling facilities and a weigh-in motion monitoring system. The project was a great team effort by the firms involved: JBC Associates, Urban Engineers, GPI, STV, Bergmaier Communications, and the general contractor, Allan A. Myers.
JBC Joins Zweig Letter 2012 Hot Firm List
JBC entered The Zweig Letter A/E/P Hot Firm List at No. 20 and is the top Pennsylvania-headquartered firm for 2012. Recognizing the top 100 fastest-growing architecture, engineering, planning and environmental consulting firms in the United States and Canada, the firms on the list have become leaders in their fields.
JBC Honored as 2012 Philadelphia 100 Winner
JBC has once again joined the ranks of the Philadelphia 100 as one of the fastest-growing, privately-held businesses in the Philadelphia region (based on verified revenue growth) by the Wharton Small Business Development Center, the Entrepreneurs’ Forum of Greater Philadelphia, and the Philadelphia Business Journal. JBC previously made the list in 1995, 1996 and 2002.
ENR Recognizes JBC as a Top 100 CM Firm
JBC ranks No. 88 in the Top 100 Construction Management-For-Fee firms in the United States based on its annual revenue for 2011according to the June issue of Engineering News Record magazine. The recognition acknowledges the firm's leadership in the construction management industry and ability to sustain growth even during challenging economic times.
JBC among Top Women-Owned Businesses
The Philadelphia Business Journal has ranked JBC Associates #14 among its Top Women-Owned Businesses in the Philadelphia area.
JBC President receives Women Business Achievement Award
Janet Cunninham has been named a 2011 BRAVA! Woman Business Achievement Award winner by Philadelphia SmartCEO magazine, recognizing female CEOs who not only grow successful companies, but also give back to their community.
CMAA Mid-Atlantic Chapter “Project of the Year” Award
JBC joined HEERY and the PA Department of General Services in the spotlight as the Pennsylvania Judicial Center was recognized in the category of “Public Building Project over $100 million” for CMAA’s Project of the Year Award on June 8, 2010 at the Union League. JBC provided CPM scheduling, document control and change order processing services as a member of the HEERY CM team.
Scott Schaeffer promoted to Director of Construction Management
JBC is pleased to announce the promotion of Scott H. Schaeffer, PSP, PMP, to Director of Construction Management Services. Scott has been with JBC for 18 years and brings his knowledge of construction, CPM scheduling, project management and inspection services to projects as part of our Transportation Services Group.
JBC welcomes return of Loren Mora as Project Manager
JBC is pleased to announce that Loren A. Mora, PE, has rejoined the firm where he previously provided scheduling and project control services for 11 years. Loren brings over 24 years experience with project and construction management for educational, correctional, and large scale public facilities, transit and heavy highway.
JBC President selected as Construction Engineer of the Year
Janet Cunningham was nominated by her peers and recognized on May 13, 2009 at the Philadelphia ASCE Annual Spring Awards as a strong business leader who remains actively involved in both the professional and educational areas of the civil engineering industry.
Cunningham Cited Among PA's Best 50 Women in Business
Janet Cunningham was named one of the Commonwealth's Best 50 Women in Business for 2008. The recognition comes as the company she founded, JBC Associates, Inc., celebrates its 20th Anniversary in business.
JBC Founder is PSU Engineering Commencement Speaker
Janet Cunningham returned to her alma mater on May 18, 2007 as the College of Engineering’s commencement speaker. She accepted the honor and opportunity, calling it “one of the highlights of my life.” Her speech titled “Accept the Challenge” urged the 771 graduates to embrace the unexpected and unplanned opportunities in life. She encouraged them to take risks and reach outside their comfort zone.
Quarterly Excellence Award Given to True Team Leader on Philadelphia School District Project
Anmarie Lehman Rose became the first ever non-Gilbane employee to receive the company's Quarterly Excellence Award in 2006 for her dedication to project excellence on the George Washington High School Renovation project.