Since 1977 Carson Concrete has completed more than 800 jobs, poured millions of
yards of concrete, set 30,000,000 square feet of formwork and place 100,000 tons of
At the time of construction, we built the tallest buildings in each of these cities:
Philadelphia, PA - Liberty One
Richmond, VA - Main Street Center
Baltimore, MD - Merritt Towers
Franklin Mills Mall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was over 1,000,000 square
feet of slab on grade, which made it the largest discount mall in the US at the
time of construction.
The Phillies new ballpark has more than 60,000 cubic yards of concrete which
will be placed in its 22 acre site. The foundation consists of 2 1/2 miles of 20
foot high walls, 3 miles of grade beams, 300,000 square feet of 2 foot thick slab
on grade, and 200,000 square feet of 20 foot hight structural concrete decks.
At 500 feet, St. James is the tallest residential concrete frame south of New
York City and north of Atlanta.
MBNA America in Wilmington, Delaware consisted of four miles of reinforced
concrete walls, and 400,000 square feet of Parking, which we constructed in less than six months.
Each 20,000 square foot floor in the thirty-five stories Buttonwood Apartment
building in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was completed in a three-day cycle.