Entries by Danielle Hagerty

Jefferson to begin work on $205M expansion on New Jersey hospital

South Jersey’s Jefferson Washington Township Hospital broke ground on its $205 million expansion project earlier this month. The health facility will receive an eight-level parking garage, a seven-floor patient tower with a new lobby, a same-day surgery unit and recovery room, and a new processing distribution center. “Our Washington Township facility continues to evolve and […]

Newark, DE to get transformational redevelopment project

College Square Shopping Center in Newark, DE, is about to receive a makeover. Real estate investor Fusco and apartment developer CornerstoneTracy have partnered up to transform the square with retail shops, restaurants, and apartment complexes. “[This project will] transform the College Square property into a walkable and bikeable active lifestyle center, with high-quality apartments designed […]

Med tech company relocates HQ to Philadelphia

Medical technology firm Proscia Inc., which currently has its headquarters in Baltimore, is moving to Philadelphia. “We want to tap into the talent pool Philadelphia has in the technology field,” said David West, Proscia Inc.’s co-founder and CEO in a Philadelphia Business Journal article. “You have the University of Pennsylvania and Drexel, plus it’s close […]

CHOP named best pediatrics department in U.S.

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) was ranked as having the best pediatrics department in the U.S., according to U.S. News and World Report’s recent rankings. “I am proud and excited to once again share the news that our Department of Pediatrics remains the nation’s best,” said Madeline Bell, President and CEO of Children’s Hospital […]

Chester County has 2,000 new apartments in the pipeline

Numerous multifamily apartment complexes are coming to Chester County’s Exton and Downingtown neighborhoods. According to BisNow Philadelphia, real estate company Hankin Group is developing close to 1,000 of these apartments. They are constructing the largest project in the area, River Station, a $100 million investment which will have 442 apartments and will be located on […]

Rowan University launches fund to support diverse research

Rowan University’s research funding grew from $9.1 million in 2012 to $34 million in 2016. The school has been expanding rapidly, with a growing student population as well as millions invested into redevelopment projects, including a new, 98,300-square-foot building for the university’s business school. Rowan’s most recent endeavor is a $250K fund that is coming […]

Campbell Soup launches massive solar project in Camden

Campbell Soup Company’s 4.4-megawatt solar panel sprawl went live earlier this month. The Camden, NJ-based food company, in partnership with BNB Renewable Energy Holdings, SunPower Corporation, and ORIX USA Corporation, began the development in May 2017. The renewable project will generate 20 percent of the company’s annual electricity, which is more than 5 million kilowatt […]