Member Firm Showcase

This showcase is dedicated to the members of The Carpenters’ Company. Some might not know that the Carpenters’ Company is still an active and vibrant organization whose members work hard to create buildings for the enjoyment of the Philadelphia community, even today. Although the Company is proud of its roots dating back nearly 300 years, the purpose of this showcase is to display some of their hard work in contemporary times.

The Carpenters’ Company is the oldest continuously operating trade guild in the United States!

The Carpenters’ Company is the oldest continuously operating trade guild in the United States!

This is the newly renovated Independence Visitor Center. It is located in Historic Philadelphia and sits three stories high and has a whopping 5,800 square feet of space. It now holds a rooftop terrace for public gatherings and private events.

This is the newly renovated Independence Visitor Center. It is located in Historic Philadelphia and sits three stories high and has a whopping 5,800 square feet of space. It now holds a rooftop terrace for public gatherings and private events.

This is a picture taken on the inside of the newly renovated Independence Visitor Center which included an enhancement to the technology of the building, as pictured left.

This is a picture taken on the inside of the newly renovated Independence Visitor Center which included an enhancement to the technology of the building, as pictured left.

The Independence Visitor Center renovations included amenities such as a brand new, enlarged gift shop and a new cafe, named “Hershey’s Kitchens,” pictured left.

The Independence Visitor Center renovations included amenities such as a brand new, enlarged gift shop and a new cafe, named “Hershey’s Kitchens,” pictured left.

Inside of the Virtua Samson Cancer Center features an indirect access to natural light as a way to improve the patients’ visiting experience.

Inside of the Virtua Samson Cancer Center features an indirect access to natural light as a way to improve the patients’ visiting experience.

Virtua Samson Cancer Center, formerly a supermarket, was transformed into a 66,000 square feet cancer center. Located in Moorestown, New Jersey, it offers radio oncology, an infusion treatment suite, a cancer administrative suite, and a third party infusion practice.

Virtua Samson Cancer Center, formerly a supermarket, was transformed into a 66,000 square feet cancer center. Located in Moorestown, New Jersey, it offers radio oncology, an infusion treatment suite, a cancer administrative suite, and a third party infusion practice.

“The Market” is a casual but “wow” food service experience, located on the 27th and 28th floors of the new Comcast Technology Center in Phildelphia, PA, with a total square footage of 40,900.

“The Market” is a casual but “wow” food service experience, located on the 27th and 28th floors of the new Comcast Technology Center in Phildelphia, PA, with a total square footage of 40,900.

There is a variety of luxurious seating for 563 diners, which comes with unobstructed views of the city. There are also private dining rooms located on the floors.

There is a variety of luxurious seating for 563 diners, which comes with unobstructed views of the city. There are also private dining rooms located on the floors.

With the emphasis on natural lighting, this room in Virtua Samson Cancer Center features windows along the walls, as seen left.

With the emphasis on natural lighting, this room in Virtua Samson Cancer Center features windows along the walls, as seen left.

“The Market” accommodates a wide array of self-serve food stations that offer a range of food from pizza to sushi. They also have on display, a wall of fresh herbs, pictured top left.

“The Market” accommodates a wide array of self-serve food stations that offer a range of food from pizza to sushi. They also have on display, a wall of fresh herbs, pictured top left.

The 27th and 28th floors of the new Comcast Technology Center serve as a beautiful eatery offering good food, good lighting, both natural and artificial, and good views of the city.

The 27th and 28th floors of the new Comcast Technology Center serve as a beautiful eatery offering good food, good lighting, both natural and artificial, and good views of the city.

 

Who is The Carpenters’ Company?

 
 
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Architecture

Carpenters’ Company is the place of membership for many great architects. Click below to learn more about the architecture field from the American Institute of Architects.

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Engineering

Carpenters’ Company has many amazing members who are engineers. Click below to learn more about their contributions to Philadelphia through the work of the Delaware Valley Association of Structural Engineers.

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Construction

Carpenters’ Company is the home of many skilled people in the field of construction. Click below to learn more about the construction field via the General Building Contractors Association.