Category Archives: Construction

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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Roebuck Buildings Achieves 3,000 Days without Lost-Time Accident

ROEBUCK, S.C. (February 3, 2017) – Roebuck Buildings announced today that as of Friday, January 27, 2017, the company has achieved a remarkable milestone – 3,000 days without a losttime accident, meaning more than 60 employees did not miss work due to an injury suffered on the job. Roebuck Buildings has also achieved over eight…
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Corley Plumbing Air Electric Welcomes Two New Employees

[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="11662,11663"]   Corley Plumbing Air Electric who is well known for its family oriented working environment has recently hired two new employees for their HVAC division, Tyler Peay and Robert Suarez. Both new team members represent the four core values of Corley including Character, Excellence, Unselfish, and Engaged. Robert Suarez has recently…
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Thrift Development Names Rush Thrift Vice President and General Counsel

(SENECA, S.C.) – Thrift Development Corporation announced today that Rush Thrift has been named Vice President and General Counsel effective Jan. 2, 2017. [caption id="attachment_11648" align="alignleft" width="300"] Rush Thrift[/caption] Rush Thrift is the oldest son of Gary Thrift, President of Thrift Development. He becomes the third generation to work in leadership of the company. Rush graduated from…
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