Case Study, Medical

Galbraith Pre-Design, Inc. will beginning a build-out of a vacant portion of a building shell we previously constructed, in the next week or so.  The area will house a general medical practice, and consist of  exam rooms, laundry facilities, business offices, etc.

After demolition, the area will be brought up Read More

Case Study, General Contracting

Carlisle Little League has hired us to construct a new facility for them at their fields in LeTort Park.

The building is being constructed out of masonry and lumber for durability and affordability.  The two-story structure will consist of two restrooms, kitchen/concession stand, and second floor story and observation deck. Read More

Case Study, Roofing Repair

The above photos show damage to a structural roof member. It was caused by an unauthorized point load being placed on the beam – in this case, a chain hoist was attached to erect a piece of equipment.

The entire beam was replaced by Galbraith Pre-Design, Inc. This consisted teporarily Read More

Case Study, General Contracting

This is half of a 130 cubic yard concrete pour (a concrete truck carries 10 cubic yards) at a local food distribution facility.  As you can see, their blacktop is deteriorating from repetitive use by heavy trucks, so we remove the existing blacktop, remove the subgrade material below, and re-grade Read More

Case Study, Food Processing

 This is one of two parts of a condensing unit, which is the major component of a current refrigeration expansion project at a food processing/cold storage facility.  The two together weigh nearly 50,000lbs.

Here, the unit is rigged, and ready to be lifted into place by a 150 ton capacity Read More

Case Study, Medical

Galbraith Pre-Design, Inc. has just been awarded a design/build contract for an expansion of the Carlisle Regional Medical Center’s cancer center.  The building will house the center’s new state-of-the-art radiation equipment, and will involve detailed structural, radiation vault, and radiation shielding components.  This is cutting edge technology – not surprising, Read More

Case Study, General Contracting

Here, long-time GP foreman, Dustin, fabricates a steel bollard assembly at our shop.  It will be installed at a local ice cream manufacturing facility, where the temperature is -5deg F.  Therefore, welding and painting need to be completed off-site to ensure proper welds and paint curing.  The assembly will protect Read More

General Contracting

When temperatures dip well below freezing, like they have here in central Pennsylvania recently, special attention must be given to both manpower and materials. Here, tents have been built around masons’ scaffold, so that heat can be introduced, and concrete block can be laid without fear that mortar will freeze. Read More