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Jaindl Properties set to move on 4M LV Trust Co. project, Serfass to build 

December 13, 2016


An official with Jaindl Properties said the development company is ready to move on its plans to convert an historic Center City bank building in to a banquet venue read more>

Tower 6 construction expands revitalization along sixth street 

November 18, 2016


On my stroll east from Center Square, I passed several bustling new businesses that are a sign of the city’s renaissance read more>

New projects go beyond the norm, developers say

October 7, 2016


The Neighborhood Improvement Zone, a special tax zone introduced several years ago, fueled more than $1 billion in new construction read more>

Bethlehem OKs $135,500 in repairs to blighted Goodman building

September 8, 2016


Fearing pieces of a vacant building could fall onto the street, Bethlehem City Council this week approved a plan to spend $135,536 of a federal grant to make emergency repairs read more>

Firms partner for $2.1M fire department upgrade in Bethlehem Township

September 1, 2016


Serfass Construction of North Whitehall Township is putting the finishing touches on renovations to the 12,000-square-foot building for the Nancy Run Fire Co. read more>

Construction firm likely to move headquarters to Allentown

May 7, 2016

A prominent construction firm with a deal to build a 12-story office building in downtown Allentown could be moving its headquarters there, as well read more>

Tower 6 to 'redefine' downtown Allentown skyline

May 5, 2016

Jutting 180 feet into the Allentown skyline, Tower 6 is billed as the next era of office development in a downtown that's seen nearly a half-billion dollars invested in just three years read more>

Selection of key players could speed progress on 60M project 

September 15, 2015

For the developer of the long-planned redevelopment of the former Dixie Cup manufacturing plant in Wilson Borough, progress has been inching along read more>

Lehigh Valley Health Network opening new office building

July 14, 2015


Lehigh Valley Health Network plans to open its fully leased medical office building along Route 100 in Fogelsville this month read more>

Serfass to buildSparkle Car Wash 

July 6, 2015


Drivers crossing Routes 248 or 33 may soon see a new business in an old haunt. Sparkle Car Wash plans to add a second location in Lower Nazareth Township where a former Sonic Drive-in once stood read more>

Palace of glass to open next to the Lehigh Valley Mall

May 16, 2015


That outreach now includes a shimmering, 11,500-square-foot building near Route 22 in Whitehall Township that Warner will soon open after completing a $6 million renovation read more>

Serfass set to build $1.6M addition to firehouse

May 12, 2015


To accommodate a growing volunteer fire department, Serfass Construction of North Whitehall Township is building an addition to a firehouse in Hanover Township, Northampton County read more>

$15M Health, hospice campus planned in N. Whitehall

January 26, 2015


“Serfass is definitely excited to be a part of this project,” said Matthias Fenstermacher, vice president of Serfass Construction, which will have about 50-60 staff workers on the project read more>

Serfass to Build $3M Glass Art Facility

January 23, 2015

A global shipper of stained glass supplies and products is poised to open a facility in June where people can buy and create their own items read more>

Jaindl launches plan for colossal Lehigh Hills

December 22, 2014


In 2014, developer and landowner David Jaindl announced plans to build a massive project in Upper Macungie Township – a new, walkable community of townhouses, single-family homes, apartments, health center, retail pads, restaurant sites and acres of open space read more>

Restaurant opening to mark milestone in resort renovations

December 12, 2014


When the Slopeside Pub & Grill reopens at Blue Mountain's Summit Lodge in Palmerton the day after Christmas it will be opening in a new, recently constructed location read more>

$10.5M plant expansion to begin next month

November 26, 2014

Hospital Central Services Inc. of Allentown next month will begin a $10.5 million plant expansion read more>

Construction finishes on $5M Lehigh County logistics center

November 25, 2014

Construction is now complete on plastic manufacturer Palram Americas' $5 million logistics center in Weisenberg Township near Kutztown read more>

Local firms help build, design Texas project

October 30, 2014

Serfass Construction of North Whitehall Township will build a three-story, 30,000-square-foot-office building addition in Houston, Texas read more>

Blue Mt. Launches 8M expansion 

September 29, 2014

Renovations and expansions are underway to meet the growing demand for space at Blue Mountain Ski Area. The $8 million lodge renovation and expansion is expected read more>

Bank counts on continued growth with new location in Lower Nazareth

August 27, 2014

A new bank branch with a fresh look is on its way to Lower Nazareth Township.  Serfass Construction of North Whitehall Township will break ground read more>

New medical office building to rise in South Whitehall Township

July 14, 2014

Serfass Construction broke ground this week on a new project for Allentown Family Foot Care, said Kevin Serfass, vice president read more>

Dormant office building sees fresh activity with renovation project

June 13, 2014

An office building sitting dormant for nearly two years is seeing activity with the start of a major renovation project read more>

Serfass Construction completes new office for FamilyWize

June 06, 2014

Serfass Construction completed the 10,000-square-foot fit-out for FamilyWize, a company that moved into vacant space in an office building on Spillman Drive in Bethlehem read more>

Serfass nears completion of $4M arcade, play facility

May 23, 2014

Serfass Construction is wrapping up construction of a $4 million tenant fit-out for Kids Quest and Cyber Quest in The Outlets at Sands Bethlehem inside Sands Casino Resort read more>

Serfass wins contract for Allentown health care facility expansion

May 16, 2014

Serfass Construction of South Whitehall Township earned a contract to build a 20,000-square-foot plant expansion for Hospital Central Services Cooperative Inc. of Allentown read more>

Serfass Construction Co. of North Whitehall Township will add the 158-seat level to the 3,500-seat event center

April 5, 2014

"This is one of the fastest paced projects Serfass Construction has been a part of. Constructing this mezzanine level inside a constantly occupied facility in less than 30 days takes incredible coordination, said Serfass vice president Matthias Fenstermacher in a statement read more>

Sands Event Center to expand, with new balcony, before 2nd anniversary

April 2, 2014

After nearly two years, the Sands Bethlehem Event Center has been so successful that it's going to expand, officials say read more>

LVHN health center slated for Route 100

March 24, 2014

Lehigh Valley Health Network will open a new facility off Route 100 in Fogelsville next year read more>

Construction starts on $4M children's activity center at mall

March 24, 2014

Serfass Construction Co. of North Whitehall Township has begun building the new Kids Quest and Cyber Quest tenant fit-out at The Outlets at Sands Bethlehem inside Sands Casino Resort read more>

Medical office building, residential units slated for Route 100

March 12, 2014

Serfass Construction Management Inc. of North Whitehall Township earned a contract to build a medical office building for Jaindl Land Co. near Weis Markets in Fogelsville read more>

Moravian Academy Receives Significant Gift from Serfass Construction

February 07, 2014      


Moravian Academy recently was the beneficiary of a significant gift from Serfass Construction to be used for financial assistance read more>

Retirement complex for Jehovah's Witnesses in Salisbury Township

February 06, 2014

Groundbreaking on a retirement complex for aging Jehovah's Witnesses in Salisbury Township is scheduled to begin next month. The $6.5 million Legacy Place Cottages read more>

Serfass to build $6.5M assisted living facility

February 04, 2014


Beginning March 1, Serfass Construction Co. will build an assisted living facility at 2051 Bevin Drive, near Lehigh Street read more>

North Whitehall firm builds Ford dealership addition

December 20, 2013

Serfass Construction of North Whitehall Township recently earned a contract to build Haldeman Ford's service area addition read more>

Construction begins for $5M logistics center

November 11, 2013

Matthias Fenstermacher, vice president of Serfass, said the construction firm is doing the first part of the project, which is the first building, and covers about 12 acres read more>

Palram Breaks Groundon New Warehouse

November 8, 2013

Palram Americas has broken ground on an 80,000 square foot logistics center positioned directly next door read more>

Serfass Construction has gained notable market share in the Lehigh Valley with awards such as Moravian Academy’s Athletic & Wellness Center and the Summit Splash Water Park

October 30, 2013

In addition to a multi-phase corporate campus in Houston, Texas, the Allentown-based Serfass Construction Company is read more>

Mayor John Callahan speaks at the start of a  tour of the new Lehigh Valley Heath Network medical office building

October 30, 2013


Visitors get a chance to tour the new Lehigh Valley Heath Network medical office building on West Broad Street read more>

Former Jack Jones dealership site now $4M home to primary care practice

October 17, 2013

Serfass Construction of Allentown built the $4 million, 17,000-square-foot facility read more>

Blue Mountain marks start of $22M water park construction

October 16, 2013

While Serfass is the general contractor and primary builder for the project read more>

Palram Americas to expand in Weisenberg, could bring more jobs

October 15, 2013


Palram Americas, a manufacturing company that produces polycarbonate, PVC and other thermoplastic sheets, is planning to expand read more>

Serfass plans Nov. 1 start date for $5M Palram expansion

October 15, 2013


Serfass Construction of Allentown said it will break ground Nov. 1 on the first phase of a warehouse and manufacturing facility for Palram read more>

Blue Mountain water park moving forward

September 24, 2013


Blue Mountain Ski Area & Resort has moved a bit closer to becoming a year-around attraction.  A new entrance to the Palmerton-area resort has been finished read more>

Complex jobs? High-risk delivery deadlines?  It's all in a day's work for this family run firm

September 19, 2013


The Sands Event Center was a Serfass Construction project read more>

Health Network Laboratories expands with new testing lab

August 15, 2013

Health Network Laboratories of Allentown has opened a new cytogenetics laboratory at its main testing facility at 2024 Lehigh St. in Allentown read more>

$1.5M bakery slated for upscale Sands mall

July 30, 2013

A French bakery and café will join The Outlets at Sands Bethlehem as the newest addition to the mix of upscale establishments when it opens in August read more>

Maternal Fetal Medicine Practice Moving to South Whitehall

May 02, 2013

LVH Maternal Fetal Medicine practice is moving to 3900 Hamilton Blvd. Serfass Construction Co. is handling the project read more>

Serfass secures $1M+ project for LVHN

May 01, 2013

Serfass Construction of Allentown earned a contract for Lehigh Valley Health Network's Maternal Fetal Medicine project read more>

Valley pet food and supply company plans expansion

March 22, 2013

Construction is expected to start next month to expand the facilities of one of the Valley’s largest pet food read more >

Sands to add high-end spa to resort’s offerings

March 15, 2013

Visitors to the Sands Casino Resort-Bethlehem this summer will have the option of adding a visit to a high-end spa to their itinerary.  read more >

French bakery coming to Sands, to be hub for others

February 27, 2013

Serfass Construction of Allentown said it was recently awarded the contract to construct the first of what is expected to be a series of French bakeries read more >

Construction of Summit Splash water park to begin April 1 at Blue Mountain

February 25, 2013

Construction of $30 million Summer Splash is to begin April 1 at Palmerton-area ski resort. read more >

Serfass firms up construction progress on athletic center

February 22, 2013

Serfass Construction Company of Allentown continues construction on Moravian Academy’s Athletic and Wellness Center, a $10 million read more>

Allentown Construction Company Building New Blue Mountain Waterpark

February 05, 2013

A big new waterpark is coming to Blue Mountain Ski Area just north of the Lehigh Valley and is scheduled to open in May 2015.  read more>

Serfass Construction gets contract to build at former Jack Jones site in Bethlehem

December 13, 2012

Serfass Construction was awarded a contract to build a three-story, 17,000-square-foot building at the former Jack Jones Buick site at West Broad Street and Third Avenue in Bethlehem.  read more >

Serfass building $10M athletic facility

November 20, 2012

Site work is well under way for Moravian Academy's Health and Wellness Center, a $10 million athletic facility for the academy's middle school in Bethlehem Township near Route 22.  read more >

Coordinated Heaelth picks builder for new imaging center

November 05, 2012

Serfass Construction of Allentown has earned a construction management contract to build Coordinated Health's new imaging center in Bethlehem.  read more >

Steel Pub nearing completion, owners promise 'cool' view

June 22, 2012

The owners of the Steel Ice Center will soon open a pub at a former fitness center adjoining the rink on the city’s South Side. read more >

Serfass building manufacturing site for Air Products

June 11, 2012

Serfass Construction Inc. of Allentown is building a new manufacturing facility for Gardner Cryogenics, a subsidiary of Air Products & Chemicals Inc. of Trexlertown.  read more >

Upper Macungie police station taking shape

June 02, 2012

The 12,000 foot structure behind the Upper Macungie Township building is starting to look like a police station -- but without the cops and criminals. read more >

FLSmidth Inc. headquarters to get an energy makeover

April 23, 2012

Serfass Construction Company was awarded a contract to renovate FL Smidth  in Bethlehem to improve efficiency, according to a news release today.  read more >

Serfass Construction hired to build Sands Event Center

August 29, 2011

Serfass Construction, of South Whitehall Township, has been chosen to build the Sands Casino Event Center, which due to open next spring.

The 50,000-square-foot Event Center will serve as a meeting facility that can handle up to 1,500 people for conventions, an expo center for vendor shows or a concert venue handling more than 3,000 people, according to Sands officials.  read more >

Serfass Construction builds new headquarters in Coplay

October 04, 2010

The South Whitehall commercial construction firm Serfass Construction, a family-owned business for 62 years, is building a new 9,000-square-foot headquarters in Coplay that it expects to move into early next year. read more >