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Madelyn LaMotte: 2018 Winner of the Richard D. Poole Scholarship

September 1, 2018 — Congratulations to Madelyn LaMotte, the 2018 winner of the Richard D. Poole Scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship is given by Stewart & Tate in honor of Rick Poole, the founder of Poole Construction, which is now Stewart & Tate Construction’s Building Group. This year marks the tenth consecutive year this scholarship has been offered, and we are proud to continue supporting this scholarship as a means to aid our employee families while honoring the legacy of Rick Poole.

Maddie is attending West Chester University, where she is studying sports medicine and enjoys helping others. Her dad, Mike, works for Stewart & Tate Construction’s Building Group.

The recipient of the annual scholarship is chosen through an essay contest by a panel of three judges. All high school seniors immediately related to a Stewart & Tate Construction, Lewis Contractors, or Riley Welding & Fabricating full-time employee who plan to further their education are eligible to enter.

Stewart & Tate Breaks Ground on FirstEnergy’s New Met Ed Transmission Building in Reading, Pennsylvania

August 31, 2018 — Metropolitan Edison Company (Met-Ed), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., has contracted Stewart & Tate to construct a new 25,433 SF pre-engineered steel building in Reading, Pennsylvania. The new building will include a wash bay with overhead crane, locker rooms, showers, breakroom, offices and storage for their lineman crews. In order to construct the new building, additional parking needs to be added to the North and South lots, which will be completed prior to the removal of 145 parking spaces from the existing lot. The project is underway and completion is slated for June 2019.

Meeting Space Renovations at the Lancaster DoubleTree Resort by Hilton are Complete

April 25, 2018 – Stewart & Tate is part of a $2 million renovation at the Lancaster DoubleTree Resort by Hilton, including guest rooms, meeting spaces and common areas.

The meeting space renovations have been completed– including an updated Palm Court and William Penn space– and all renovations are expected to be fully complete by the end of May 2018.

Students Visit Stewart & Tate for a Day in Construction

April 17, 2018 — On Monday, April 16, 2018, Susquehannock High School seniors visited the Stewart & Tate headquarters to get an inside look at the company and the many opportunities the construction industry has to offer.

Hosted by Stewart & Tate and the York Builders Association (YBA), Construction Career Day was developed to help increase high school students’ awareness of and interest in the readily available careers in the local construction industry.

Students learned about the history of the company from President & CEO, Tim Tate, and later broke into groups where they toured the facility and learned firsthand from S&T team members about different aspects in construction including estimating, project management, safety, fleet management and sitework.

York Builders Association Announcement

York Builders Association serves both the public and contractors in the building and home remodeling industries. Consumers who are looking for information and ideas will find YBA’s extensive database of reputable contractors. For contractors, YBA offers the professional support and member services that help to distinguish the business as a top performer in its field.

Stewart & Tate Construction is a family owned and operated, full service construction firm that specializes in general building construction, site development, underground utilities, concrete construction, specialty paving, and specialized industrial construction. Headquartered in York, PA, the company provides preconstruction, construction, and post construction services for projects throughout south central Pennsylvania and Maryland.

A New Look Underway For Albright Care Marquis Duplex

March 16, 2018 – The Albright Care Marquis Duplex located at 37 Maplewood Drive in Lewisburg, PA, is receiving a whole new look. The existing duplex unit has been torn down and the building pad brought up to subgrade. Stewart & Tate Construction has been selected to build the duplex shell and completely finish the interior of both units. The 1,575 square feet duplex unit has two bedrooms with many options on finishes, including a four seasons room. Each unit includes an attached, single-car garage.

Stewart & Tate Awarded Construction Contracts For 2 Rutter’s Locations

January 12, 2018 — Stewart & Tate Construction was recently awarded construction contracts at two (2) Rutter’s locations in Hellam, PA and Walkersville, MD.

The project at the Walkersville, MD, location will consist of the construction of a new 7,450 SF store featuring Rutter’s newest layout, which includes a restaurant-style kitchen and seating for 30, 10 new gas fueling lanes and dedicated hi-speed diesel lanes for tractor-trailers. Building construction is planned for a mid-February start.

The project at the Hellam, PA, location will consist of the construction of a new 7,843 SF store with the updated layout and 14 new gas fueling lanes. Building construction is planned for a mid-March start.

Both projects will entail demolition of existing buildings, paving, site work, highway work and traffic signal work.

Rutter’s is an award winning chain of convenience stores/gas stations with 69 locations in 9 counties across Central Pennsylvania.

Stewart & Tate Construction is a family owned and operated, full service construction firm that specializes in general building construction, site development, underground utilities, concrete construction, specialty paving, and specialized industrial construction. Headquartered in York, PA, the company provides preconstruction, construction, and post construction services for projects throughout south central Pennsylvania and Maryland.

Commercial & Industrial Real Estate Council Holiday Meeting

December 14, 2017 – Stewart & Tate was once again a proud sponsor of the Commercial & Industrial Real Estate Council Holiday Meeting in Lancaster. In addition to the many toys donated, nearly $3,000 was raised for the local Toys For Tots program.

Stewart & Tate Constructing New Research and Development Building for Carlisle Construction Materials

December 11, 2017 — Stewart & Tate Construction is currently constructing a 42,000SF Research and Development building for Carlisle Construction Materials. The building will replace their current Tech Center Building and will house Carlisle Construction Materials testing labs, support office, conference and collaboration spaces.

The building is expandable in the future with the structure designed to add a second story over the front office area. Generating a modern feel to the building, the exterior will include stone veneer accent walls, curtain wall glazing and metal panels with curved canopies. This theme will be carried into the interior finishes with stained concrete floors, octagonal ceiling clouds and linear metal ceilings. The office space will feature glazed roof monitors that allow natural light into the space.

Construction of the new Research and Development building is slated for completion in August of 2018. Carlisle Construction Materials is a worldwide manufacturer of roof membranes, roof insulation and wall vapor barrier materials which will be used as necessary on this project.

Stewart & Tate Construction is a family owned and operated, full service construction firm that specializes in general building construction, site development, underground utilities, concrete construction, specialty paving, and specialized industrial construction. Headquartered in York, PA, the company provides preconstruction, construction, and post construction services for projects throughout south central Pennsylvania and Maryland.

Stewart & Tate Featured in York County Economic Alliance September/October issue of “Chamber Connect”

September 18, 2017 – Stewart & Tate was featured in the York County Economic Alliance (YCEA) September/October issue of Chamber Connect for the impact of Construction Career Day on local high school students.

Stewart & Tate Renovating Rutter’s at I-83 Exit #8 in York

June 13, 2017 —York-based Stewart & Tate Construction recently began work at Rutter’s located at I-83 exit #8 and Leader Heights Road in York, PA.

The project will involve renovations to the existing 3,500-square-foot store and upgrades to the fuel stations. Work will also involve an over 2,600-square-foot expansion which will be located on the site of a former car wash facility.

The remodeled store will feature Rutter’s newest layout which includes a restaurant-style kitchen, seating for 30, expanded fueling positions, and dedicated hi-speed diesel lanes for tractor-trailers.

The renovation and expansion is slated for completion this November.

Rutter’s is an award winning chain of convenience stores/gas stations with 68 locations in 9 counties across Central Pennsylvania.

Stewart & Tate Construction is a family owned and operated, full service construction firm that specializes in general building construction, site development, underground utilities, concrete construction, specialty paving, and specialized industrial construction. Headquartered in York, PA, the company provides preconstruction, construction, and post construction services for projects throughout south central Pennsylvania and Maryland.