Through Lewis Contractors’ Efforts, Church of the Resurrection Rises to New Heights

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July 15, 2019 – Lewis Contractors has reached another significant construction milestone at the Church of the Resurrection in Lutherville, MD with the erection of the building’s pre-finished timber trusses, completing the exterior framing of the new church. The project recently entered a new phase of construction as cranes hoisted the custom-made heavy timber trusses [...]

Lewis Contractors’ Exhibit Renovation at Port Discovery Children’s Museum Now Complete

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July 3, 2019 – Port Discovery Children’s Museum is celebrating the grand opening of two new exhibits—the SkyClimber and The Port—as well as improved Museum amenities and the re-opening of other favorite exhibits. Lewis Contractors, selected as the Construction Manager for the project, worked in collaboration with Architects Cambridge Seven Associates to oversee the exhibit [...]

Towson University’s Burdick Hall Expansion Project Achieves LEED Gold Status

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June 19, 2019 – Lewis Contractors is proud to announce that Towson University’s new campus recreation center, Burdick Hall, has been awarded LEED Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). LEED certification is bestowed by the USGBC based on a rating system that measures a building’s environmental impact. The LEED (Leadership in Energy [...]

Topping Out Ceremony Marks Important Milestone at the Sheppard Pratt Elkridge Behavioral Health Facility

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June 17, 2019 – Lewis Contractors celebrated a major milestone with Sheppard Pratt Health System (SPHS) at the new Behavioral Health Facility that Lewis is currently constructing in Elkridge, Maryland. On Friday, June 14, a topping out ceremony—a tradition that signifies the building has reached its final height—was held on the project site. Ceremonies began [...]

Lewis Contractors Hosts Hard Hat Tour at Port Discovery Children’s Museum

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April 30, 2019 – Lewis Contractors and the AIA Baltimore Historic Resources Committee were pleased to host a Hard Hat Tour of the new Port Exhibit and new SkyClimber at Port Discovery Children’s Museum. Lewis Contractors, selected as the Construction Manager for the project, is working in collaboration with Architects Cambridge Seven Associates to oversee [...]

Lewis Contractors Continues to Build a Better Baltimore: Breaking Ground on Brooks Robinson Field in West Baltimore

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April 17, 2019 – Lewis Contractors’ decade-long relationship with the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation continues as crews broke ground this month to construct a low maintenance synthetic turf baseball field on the grounds of Frederick Douglass High School in west Baltimore. As with all of the previous fields completed by Lewis, the new Brooks Robinson [...]

Lewis Contractors Breaks Ground for Church of the Resurrection

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March 11, 2019 – After more than seven years of fundraising and three master plans, this week Lewis Contractors broke ground for the new Church of the Resurrection expansion on Greenspring Avenue in Lutherville. The ceremony was the culmination of a more than yearlong pre-construction effort on the part of the Lewis team to ensure [...]

Lewis Contractors Breaks Ground for Mercy High School “Leveling the Playing Field” Program

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March 4, 2019 – Four inches of snow, combined with sleet and freezing rain the day before, did not deter Mercy High School President Mary Beth Lennon’s plans to break ground for the school’s new state of the art artificial turf playing field on Thursday, February 21. Lewis Contractors is the Construction Manager for this [...]

Lewis Contractors Scaffolds James Brice House for Newest Phase of Restorations

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February 25, 2019 – Lewis Contractors is once again marrying eighteenth century building techniques with twenty first century innovation. Easily visible from the busy Market Square in Annapolis, the James Brice House can be seen wrapped in scaffolding as Lewis Contractors begins work on the next phase of the building’s restoration. Buildings clad in scaffolding [...]

Lewis Contractors to Serve as York County History Center’s Construction Manager

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January 29, 2019 – Lewis Contractors of Owings Mills, Maryland, has been contracted by the York County History Center, formerly known as the York County Heritage Trust, for its new headquarters and museum. The project involves a renovation of the former Met-Ed building—once a steam heat generating plant—and the construction of a link addition that [...]