Category Archives: Construction

Dillard-Jones Builders Wins Best Overall Home

GREENVILLE, SC – Dillard-Jones Builders, LLC, a custom home builder in Upstate South Carolina and Western North Carolina, recently was awarded the Best Overall Home in the $4 million+ category by The Home Builders of Association of Greenville. The Home Builders of Association of Greenville awards the best and the brightest local home builders annually…
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Three South Carolina Projects Win National Excellence in Construction Awards from Associated Builders and Contractors

[caption id="attachment_13183" align="alignleft" width="1024"] Waldrop Mechanical Services Recognized Nationally for Fast-Track Renovation Projects at Furman University and Walhalla Elementary.[/caption] Spartanburg, SC — Spartanburg-based Waldrop Mechanical Services, a full-service mechanical contracting firm, recently received "Best in Class"​ National Excellence in Construction Awards from the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) for two Upstate projects, and was national…
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Mary-Allyson Chauvin Joins Melloul-Blamey Construction SC, Ltd.

[caption id="attachment_13102" align="alignleft" width="247"] Mary-Allyson Chauvin[/caption] Mary-Allyson Chauvin joined Melloul-Blamey Construction SC, Ltd. as Director of Business Operations.  Previously with Hughes Investments, Inc. Chauvin, brings a strong background in designing and executing process improvements. With an undergraduate degree in Industrial Chemistry, Mary-Allyson adapts her scientific methodology experience to business processes and client value deliveries by…
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Tindall Corporation Wins Virginia ACI Award for Stone Brewery

Spartanburg, South Carolina – Tindall Corporation is honored to be recognized as the Virginia ACI (American Concrete Institute) 2016 award winner for Stone Brewery. Located in Richmond, Virginia, Stone Brewery is a 220,000-square foot facility that produces 600,000 barrels of craft beer per year. By using precast panel construction for the exterior walls, the team…
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Dillard-Jones Builders Hires 3 Employees

[gallery size="full" ids="12690,12689,12688"] GREENVILLE, SC – Dillard-Jones Builders, LLC recently hired Jonathan Brush and Josh Hedden as superintendents, as well as Madison McGraw as an interior designer. Brush comes to Dillard-Jones Builders with over 30 years of extensive experience and knowledge in both residential masonry and custom home building. Hedden brings over 18 years of…
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Associated Builders and Contractors Honors America’s Top Construction Projects

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., March 2– Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) honored 98 projects collectively worth $2.4 billion at the 27th annual Excellence in Construction® Awards during ABC’s Workforce Week ‘17 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. “I am proud to honor the commitment to world-class safety, superior craftsmanship and cutting-edge innovation that these Associated Builders and Contractors…
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Verdae Development Hires Amanda Lemoine

[caption id="attachment_12362" align="alignleft" width="300"] Amanda Lemoine[/caption] Greenville, SC – Verdae is pleased to announce its recent hire of Amanda Lemoine as Administrative Coordinator.  Lemoine is responsible for office operations and organizational support for the Verdae corporate and sales staff.  She also serves as technology liaison and manages special projects. Lemoine combines her experience in executive…
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Waldrop President and CEO Bill Caldwell Honored with 2017 Construction Hall of Fame Award by Clemson University’s Construction Science and Management Department

[caption id="attachment_11939" align="alignleft" width="400"] Bill Caldwell (left), President and CEO of Waldrop Mechanical Services, receives Clemson University's Construction Science and Management Department's 2017 Construction Hall of Fame Award. The award was presented by the department's Industry Advisory Board Executive Committee Chairman, Doug Hunter (right) of Holder Construction at a luncheon on February 9. Photo Credit:…
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Clemson is in the house: Architecture team invents a new way to build

[caption id="attachment_11881" align="alignleft" width="1512"] Architecture student Paul Mosher examines sim[PLY] pieces cut by a Computer Numeric Control device. Sim[PLY]’s interlocking connection technology is patent-pending.[/caption]CLEMSON — Clemson University’s School of Architecture has created an innovative new construction method that is gaining worldwide attention for its potential market impact in rapid, low-tech sustainable housing. Using the sim[PLY]…
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Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of the Carolinas Announces 2017 Upstate Leadership Team

[caption id="attachment_11801" align="alignleft" width="200"] Gavin Axson[/caption] Greenville, SC — The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of the Carolinas announces the 2017 leadership team for the organization’s Upstate (SC) Council. Gavin Axson, Senior Project Manager for Brasfield and Gorrie, is serving another year as Chair, working closely with the 2017 leadership team: Allison Anderson, Turner —…
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