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Bancroft Construction founder Stephen Mockbee dies

Bancroft Construction Co. founder Stephen Mockbee, of Chadds Ford, PA, died over the weekend.. Under Mockbee,  a graduate of the University of Delaware, the Wilmington-based  contractor grew from a two-person company, into one of Delaware’s...
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Program that aims to provide pathway to union construction jobs expands to Dover

The Delaware Pathways 2 Apprenticeship (P2A)  reached an agreement with Delaware State University to use a campus classroom to provide training that prepares Kent County participants – largely from low-income communities – gain entry...
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Our view: Construction giants remembered

Good afternoon, We have lost a couple of Delaware construction industry giants in the past few months - John Bonk of M. Davis and Sons and Will Robinson of George & Lynch. Both were visionaries who...
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National distributor opens roofing and siding location in New Castle area.

US LBM, a distributor of specialty building materials, announced the opening of a new roofing and siding location in New Castle. The location is US LBM's eleventh new roofing and siding operation to open since 2018...
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Duffield, Florida firm firm join engineering group

A private equity firm is building an engineering company that now includes Pike Creek-based Duffield Associates. Round Table Capital Partners launched this new venture with the acquisition of Hull & Associates, LLC  in July of...
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A-Del low bidder on I-95-Route 273 interchange project

A-Del Construction Co. was the low bidder on an $11.75  million project designed to smooth traffic flow at the interchange of Interstate 95 and State Route 273 south of Newark. The bid came in at...
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Man jailed after backhoe stolen in Delaware is recovered in Elkton

An Elkton, MD man has been arrested after a police officer spotted a backhoe traveling down Route 40. At 10:40 p.m. on Sunday, an Elkton police officer found it curious that a yellow Caterpillar backhoe...
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Trending: The 200 largest Delaware Payroll Protection Program recipients

The Investigative Reporting Workshop’s  Accountability Project has compiled data on all Payroll Protection Program allocations for Delaware and all other states. The Investigative Reporting Workshop and other news organizations were able to obtain records on all...
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Daily coronavirus case total hits 377 as hospitalizations continue to rise

According to the  Thursday report from the Delaware Division of Public Health, the daily number of new daily coronavirus cases rose to 377 as the number of people hospitalized rose above 160. The information was...
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Karins acquires Georgetown planning and surveying firm

Newark-based Karins and Associates, an engineering, surveying and planning firm, acquired  Adams-Kemp Associates, Georgetown,  a land planning and surveying firm. Adams-Kemp specializes in boundary surveys, control surveys, topographic surveys, wetlands location surveys, construction stakeout, site...