Category Archives: AEC

Waldrop Mechanical Services Hires Jeff Newsome as Estimator

[caption id="attachment_16146" align="alignleft" width="229"] Jeff Newsome[/caption] Spartanburg, SC, Aug. 9, 2017 — Jeff Newsome has joined Waldrop Mechanical Services as an estimator. In this role, Newsome is responsible for providing construction estimates, and supporting other preconstruction activities to support business development activities for Waldrop's new construction and renovation projects in the commercial, institutional, industrial and…
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O’Neal’s Brian Gallagher Leads ABC in 2017

[caption id="attachment_11242" align="alignleft" width="200"] Brian Gallagher[/caption] Charlotte, NC - Brian Gallagher, vice president of marketing for Greenville based O'Neal Inc. has been elected 2017Chairman of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of the Carolinas, representing more than 1,800 member firms in North and South Carolina. "2017 has the potential to be a great year for…
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O’Neal’s Brian Gallagher Elected Chairman of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of the Carolinas for 2017

[caption id="attachment_10793" align="alignleft" width="325"] Brian Gallagher[/caption] Greenville, SC — Brian Gallagher, vice president of marketing for Greenville-based O'Neal, Inc. has been elected 2017 Chairman of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of the Carolinas, which represents more than 500 member firms in North Carolina and South Carolina. Gallagher was the 2016 vice chairman of ABC…
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Verdae Development expands with 2 new associates

[gallery columns="2" size="full" ids="6299,6300"] Greenville, SC – Verdae welcomes two new hires to its core staff that oversee the development of the Verdae Masterplan:  Chris Stover as Project Engineer and Desiree Puglia as Administrative Coordinator. Stover fills a newly formed position to manage all land development activities within the masterplan that surround Hollingsworth Park.  He…
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TranSystems’ Strub transitions to ACEC Chair

Greenville, S.C. – TranSystems’ Principal and Senior Vice President Peter Strub took the gavel as the incoming 2016-2017 American Council of Engineering Companies Chair at the ACEC Convention April 26, 2016, succeeding Ralph Christie of Merrick & Company. He will preside through April 2017. “I’m honored to follow in the footsteps of great ACEC leadership and…
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Fluor named to Fortune Magazine’s most admired list for 5th consecutive year

IRVING, Texas – Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that the company was named by FORTUNE magazine as the top-ranked engineering and construction company in its 2016 World’s Most Admired Companies list. For the fifth year in a row, Fluor earned the top designation among its peers in the engineering and construction market sector. “It is a tremendous…
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LS3P, Turner Construction partner with ACE mentor program

[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="1909,1907"] Greenville, SC - Architects Helen Byce, AIA, LEED AP BD+C and Mel Middleton, AIA, NCARB of LS3P, and Allison Anderson, LEED AP BD+C of Turner Construction have initiated a new chapter of the ACE Mentor program for students in the Upstate. Founded by leaders in the architecture and construction industries in 1994,…
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Carolinas AGC announces 2016 Board of Directors

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Carolinas Associated General Contractors (Carolinas AGC) is pleased to announce the 2016 Board of Directors. Chair: Edison Cassels, Edison Foard, Inc. Chair Elect: Marty McKee, King Asphalt, Inc. Treasurer: J. Paul Mashburn, Mashburn Construction Co., Inc. Vice Chair: Ron Brown, State Utility Contractors, Inc. Immediate Past Chair: James Braswell, Langston Construction Company President…
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