Bencardino Excavating Partners with Eagle I Electric to Complete Tioga Marine Terminal Project

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  • Philadelphia, PA-NJ (1888PressRelease) August 01, 2012 - Bencardino Excavating (, a full-service excavating company in Bucks County, Pa. - owned by Louis A. Bencardino, partnered with Essington, Pa. electrical contractor Eagle I Electric, Inc. to complete work at the Tioga Marine Terminal in Northeast Philadelphia.

    Eagle I Electric hired Bencardino Excavating to handle excavation for the new electrical conduits for crane controls at the terminal. Led by Lou Bencardino and site foreman Joe Hathaway, the excavation project ensured that a new crane could be installed. "It is always our pleasure to work on projects like this that directly demonstrate economic impact in the Philadelphia region where our employees live and work," said Louis Bencardino. "We are also proud to serve as a strategic partner of Philadelphia-area owned and operated businesses such as Eagle I Electric."

    "We have worked with Bencardino Excavating on other similar projects and they always do a wonderful job," said Vice President of Eagle I Electric Inc. Gerald T. Rothstein. "The crew is great at adapting to changes and working with everyone on the jobsite to get the job done." Eagle I Electric has extensive experience in electrical construction projects - with a focus on development in and around Philadelphia and New Jersey.

    The Tioga Marine Terminal is a part of the Philadelphia Regional Port Authority. The terminal, situated on 116 acres of waterfront, uses gantry and mobile harbor cranes to handle containerized and breakbulk cargo for the Philadelphia-area and beyond. Located on Delaware Avenue at Tioga Street in Northeast Philadelphia, the terminal specializes in cargo such as containers, refrigerated fresh fruit, paper, plywood, autos, palletized, project, breakbulk and steel.

    Bencardino Excavating is committed to delivering the highest level of performance and quality to its clients. Louis Bencardino is a highly-skilled excavation and site work contractor who has an experienced team of project managers, foremen, construction professionals and craftspeople. The full-service excavation company specializes in complete site work services including construction, excavation, electrical, demolition, asphalt paving and final finish work.

    Bencardino Excavating was founded in 1988 by Lou Bencardino, and serves clients in Southeastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey including Bucks, Montgomery, Philadelphia, Chester, Delaware, Camden, Mercer and Gloucester Counties. Bencardino Excavating has worked with airports, helipads, schools, banks, corporate facilities and more in a wide array of industries including commercial and residential development, pharmaceutical, chemical, biotechnology, utilities, education and retail. Among its clients are Bovis Lend Lease, T.N. Ward Company, Daniel J.

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