JA BizTown is back in business for another year! Students from area schools in grades 4, 5 and 6 come and spend the day at the Mascaro storefront where they run the company for the day. The students receive job assignments, and learn how to develop a budget, deposit paychecks, and make purchasing decisions. To wrap up the day, the kids work with the Mascaro volunteers to build a wooden bench.
Thank you to all of those who attended, donated, and supported our guest bartender event for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation at McFadden's. With your help, we were able to raise over $31,000 for CFF.
Our bartenders for the night were Mascaro’s own John Mascaro, Jr. and Nate Martin. This event started years ago in support of Nate and his daughter, Sofia, who has CF. The money raised helps to support her and kids like her who have CF.
The University of Pittsburgh broke ground on the institution’s Campus Recreation and Wellness Center. The groundbreaking was held to commemorate construction on the nine-story, 275,000 square foot space. Once completed, the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center will serve as a student activity hub and social engagement center containing dining, fitness spaces, multi-purpose rooms, a natatorium, gymnasiums, various offices, and an elevated walking/jogging track.
The last two structural beams were raised into place at the Highmark Center for Health, Wellness and Athletics at Carnegie Mellon University. Nearly 600 people signed the two beams during the topping off ceremony before they were raised into place in the central part of the building which is the highest point of the facility. The Highmark Center is scheduled to open in fall 2024.
On May 14, a group of Mascaro employees and their families joined together at Point State Park to walk in the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation's, "Pittsburgh Great Strides" walk. The group of twenty not only walked to show their support, but they also raised funds in donation to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation as they work to find a cure.
Mascaro was named a 2021 CF Corporate Champion due to their support of the cause.
Mascaro was awarded national Top Workplace Cultural Excellence Awards in the following categories:
Click here to read about the awards and see the complete list of winners.
John C. Mascaro, Jr. was named to City & State’s inaugural Construction Power 75. The list identifies leading builders, contractors, public officials, construction managers, consultants, lawyers and advocates who are building – and rebuilding – Pennsylvania.
You can read the complete list here.
The Terminal Modernization Program at Pittsburgh International Airport is underway. The $1.4 billion project is an ambitious transformation that will make the passenger experience more efficient and create a lasting first impression for visitors. The
tech-forward facility will reduce travel and wait times for passengers and their bags. The first new terminal to open post-pandemic, the space features aspects like automated systems and outdoor terraces to make health and safety a top priority.
Mascaro was awarded the contract for the steel and concrete decks in June 2021. Mascaro estimates that over 16,000 tons of steel, 94,000 tons of concrete, and more than 354,000 square feet of wood materials are required for the project.
To learn more about the project, click here.
The 2022 Gentlemen’s Night Out was held on Friday, February 18, in the PNC Champions Club at Heinz Field. The event was hosted by Michael Mascaro, Executive Vice President of Mascaro Construction and member of the National Aviary Board of Trustees with proceeds from the event benefiting the National Aviary.
Guests enjoyed cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, a four-course dinner with wine pairings, live music, and an assortment of premium cigars. Among the distinguished guests in attendance were Pittsburgh Steelers alumni Matt Spaeth, Craig Bingham, and JT Thomas, as well as Senator Wayne Fontana and County Executive Rich Fitzgerald.
The evening raised approximately $193,000 in support of the National Aviary’s work to save birds and protect their habitats! Read the press coverage here.
AHN is partnering with Mascaro Construction to develop a new, state-of-the-art outpatient center in Harmony.
Mascaro will develop the south end of the existing complex at the Steamfitters Offices & Events Center into a 7,500-square-foot healthcare facility named AHN Seneca Valley Outpatient Center which will offer an array of primary, specialty and diagnostic services for residents of Harmony, Zelienople and surrounding communities. It is expected to open in June.
To read the full press release, please click here.
Mascaro was named a 2022 USA Top Workplace! This award celebrates nationally recognized companies that make the world a better place to work together by prioritizing a people-centered culture and giving employees a voice.
Check out the list of companies who were named to the list, and if you would like to join our team, check out our job listings.
The Mascaro Family was recognized at the Heinz History Makers Award Dinner. This award honors individuals with Western Pennsylvanian roots for their contributions to this region and beyond. This year's honorees included Thaddeus Mosley, Arthur Rooney, Jr., Maxwell King, Anne Lewis, and the Mascaro family. Congratulations to all and thank you for your contributions to the community!
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At the GBA's Emerald Evening, Jack was honored with the Legacy Award to acknowledge his life's work and his early adoption of sustainable building practices. We thank the Green Building Alliance for this recognition. They created a great tribute video in Jack's honor.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette holds the Top Workplaces program each year to see how employees perceive their jobs and the companies where they work. Thank you to all of our employees for not only participating in the survey, but for being dedicated to making Mascaro a great place to work by believing and practicing the Mascaro Advantage and continually delivering great experiences. This year, for the third year in a row, Mascaro has ranked in the top five.