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 [...]

Lewis Contractors and The Walters Art Museum Project Honored by Maryland Historical Trust

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February 4, 2019 – The Maryland Historical Trust (MHT) hosted the 2019 Maryland Preservation Awards at the Senate Office Building in Annapolis. Lewis’ recently completed $4M renovation and restoration of the 1 West Mt. Vernon Place project for The Walters Art Museum was honored by an award of Project Excellence in Institutional Rehabilitation. In attendance [...]

Lewis Contractors Kicks Off Construction at Port Discovery Children’s Museum

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January 10, 2019 – With the ringing of the New Year, Lewis Contractors officially kicked off construction at Port Discovery Children’s Museum. The project involves two new immersive exhibits—the Port Exhibit and the SkyClimber—as well as updated guest amenities. The groundbreaking ceremony included remarks from Maryland House Speaker Pro Tem Adrienne Jones, Delegate Robbyn Lewis, [...]

James Brice House/Lewis Contractors Host Party of Historic Proportions in Annapolis

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December 20, 2018 – Lewis Contractors has been engaged as the Construction Manager to carefully and accurately restore the historic James Brice House in Annapolis. The 18th century home is among the most well documented colonial building projects in the nation; surpassed only by Thomas Jefferson’s documentation of the decades long construction of Monticello and [...]

Lewis Contractors Completes McBride Family Grandstand at Gilman School

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December 3, 2018 – Lewis Contractors was selected by Gilman School this past spring to provide Construction Manager-at-Risk services for the installation of a grandstand overlooking the athletic fields along Northern Parkway. The work involved the construction of precast bleachers, a curved brick masonry wall, and a new Trex deck. The majority of the project [...]

Lewis Contractors Named a Bridging the Gap Award Finalist by The Greater Baltimore Committee

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December 3, 2018 – At a ceremony held at the Horseshoe Casino Baltimore, Lewis Contractors was honored to be named one of The Greater Baltimore Committee’s Bridging the Gap Achievement Award finalists. This award recognizes and honors exceptional minority and women-owned businesses and executives who encourage the development of minority and women-owned businesses in Greater [...]

Lewis Contractors Completes Restoration for Glenelg Country School

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November 29, 2018 – By its nature, restoration of historic structures requires that an experienced Construction Manager anticipate hidden conditions and the need to provide rapid, cost effective solutions to them. Water, the insidious enemy of historic buildings, often creates such conditions. Such was the case at the Glenelg Country School’s mid-nineteenth century Manor House, [...]