Stephen Mockbee established Stephen M. Mockbee Builders with savings from the United States Marine Corps. The firm provided general contracting and construction management services.
One of Bancroft’s first contracts was to renovate space for sculptor Charles Parks at 44 Bancroft Mills, the historic mill building on the Brandywine River
Began working for the University of Delaware
Construction begins on Rockland Mills development
Began performing work for the DuPont Company
Bancroft Builders incorporates at Bancroft Construction Company
Focus shifts to Construction Management, Design-Build, and Program Management throughout the early 1990’s
Bancroft is awarded multi-year Alliance Agreement as CM for the DuPont Company & DuPont Merck
Second office opens at 4th & Greenhill Avenue to support the expansion of operations
OPD1 Biochemistry Research Facility becomes the largest project completion to date
Bancroft moves into new Headquarters at Grant Avenue
Bancroft begins working for Bristol Myers Squibb in Central and Northern New Jersey
Bancroft completes largest school renovation to date in Delaware state history at P.S. DuPont Middle School
Upon completion, the AstraZeneca Service Provider Center becomes the first LEED Gold building by a Delaware contractor in the state
Greg Sawka is named President & CEO of Bancroft Construction Company
Bancroft completes first major healthcare project, Christiana Care’s 60,000 SF Freestanding Emergency Department in Middletown, DE
Bancroft partners with Delle Donne & Associates to develop the UD Science Technology and Advanced Research (STAR) Campus at the site of the former Chrysler Assembly Plant
Construction begins on the New Heights Fountain Revitalization Project, the most comprehensive restoration of Longwood’s most historical and featured attraction, the Main Fountain Garden
Bancroft celebrates 40th Anniversary!
Bancroft opens satellite office in Princeton, NJ
BCC, Delle Donne & Associates and Bernardon partner to bring 10-story tower to STAR Campus
After two years and $90M, the Longwood Gardens Main Fountain Garden Revitalization opens with its Summer of Spectacle on May 27th!
November 9th marks the grand opening of the 10-story Tower at STAR Campus.