Category Archives: Construction

GreenWood, Inc. Earns Prestigious BB&T Lighthouse Beam Safety Award

Greenville, SC - - May 22, 2018 - - GreenWood, Inc., an integrated maintenance, construction and workforce solutions provider, was recently presented with the Lighthouse Beam Safety Award by BB&T Insurance Services marking the eighth consecutive year the company has earned this prestigious award.  The award is reserved only for companies who achieve excellence in…
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2017 Bridge Awards Gala Winners Announced

The Home Builders Association of Greenville Celebrates Industry Leaders GREENVILLE, S.C.—The Home Builders Association of Greenville has recognized industry excellence at its Fifth Annual Bridge Awards Gala presented by GBS Building Supply, held yesterday, April 26, at the TD Convention Center. The Bridge Awards Gala honors individuals and companies for their impact on the housing…
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Dig Greenville blasting to begin this Monday

GREENVILLE, S.C. – After months of planning and numerous weeks of site work, blasting will start for the Dig Greenville project this Monday, May 21, near the intersection of Westfield and Riley streets. The blasting is scheduled to take place during daytime hours between noon and 2 p.m. The schedule will vary, but will happen…
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CarolinaPower Wins National Excellence in Construction Award for Electrical Component of Clemson University’s Allen N. Reeves Football Operations Center

[caption id="attachment_21570" align="alignleft" width="279"] National ABC Eagle Award for Excellence in Construction[/caption] Greer, S.C. — CarolinaPower, a leading Carolinas-based electrical contractor with four offices in South Carolina, was recognized nationally by the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) for its exemplary performance as electrical contractor for Clemson University’s Allen N. Reeves Football Operations Center. CarolinaPower won…
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Waldrop, Inc. Announces Leadership Changes as Part of Planned Succession Plan

[caption id="attachment_21568" align="alignleft" width="200"] Jamie Porterfield[/caption] Greer, S.C. — Waldrop, Inc., a leading full-service mechanical contracting firm, announces changes in its leadership team with Dennis Pruitt assuming the role of President of the company and Bill Caldwell moving into the role of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Jamie Porterfield is now Chief Operating Officer…
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CarolinaPower’s Chris Moore Promoted to Vice President & General Manager

[caption id="attachment_21384" align="alignleft" width="240"] Chris Moore[/caption] Greer, S.C. — Chris Moore has been promoted to Vice President and General Manager of CarolinaPower, a leading employee-owned electrical contractor serving industrial, commercial, healthcare and federal market sectors in the two-state Carolinas region. Moore has been with CarolinaPower since it was established in 1999. In his previous role…
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GreenWood, Inc. Receives Affinity Insurance Risk Control Gold Award

Greenville, SC - - February 20, 2018 - - GreenWood, Inc., an integrated operations, maintenance and construction solutions provider, has been awarded the Affinity Insurance Risk Control Gold Award for success in safety and claims management. The Gold level award is reserved only for companies in the top 1% of all member companies, which GreenWood…
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McCrory Construction’s Becky Brown Earns Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP) Designation, Promoted to Controller

Columbia, South Carolina - McCrory Construction is pleased to announce that Becky Brown has been promoted to Controller. Brown recently became a Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP), joining an elite group of professionals nationwide. The CCIFP credential gives special recognition to individuals in construction financial management who demonstrate skill and proficiency in their field…
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ABC of the Carolinas Announces 2018 Board of Directors

Board represented by construction executives from South Carolina and North Carolina. ABC of the Carolinas is pleased to announce its 2018 Board of Directors. Five board members are based in South Carolina with the remainder located in North Carolina. Casie Sears Kerr of Raleigh-based specialty contractor Sears Contract, Inc., has been elected 2018 Chairman, representing…
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M. B. Kahn Construction Co., Inc. Announces Changes in Executive Leadership

M. B. Kahn Construction announced today that the company’s current Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, Bob Chisholm, has been named President and Chief Operating Officer. Chisholm will also continue in his role as CFO. In addition, Bill Neely, who will continue as Chief Executive Officer, and Charles Kahn have both been named Vice…
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