Category Archives: Construction

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 —…
Read more

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…
Read more

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…
Read more

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…
Read more

Kristen Clarke Joins McCrory Construction as Project Engineer

[caption id="attachment_11475" align="alignleft" width="350"] Kristen Clarke[/caption] Columbia, South Carolina — Kristen Clarke has joined McCrory Construction as a project engineer based in the company's Upstate South Carolina office in Greenville. She is currently assigned to the Duke Energy Operations Training Center under construction in Oconee County and First Baptist Simpsonville's new Family Ministries Building. Clarke…
Read more

Steven Watkins Joins McCrory Construction as Project Manager

[caption id="attachment_11469" align="alignleft" width="214"] Steven Watkins[/caption] Columbia, South Carolina — Steven Watkins has joined McCrory Construction as a project manager based in the company's Upstate South Carolina office in Greenville. Watkins, who has nearly 30 years of experience in the construction industry, is currently assigned to the Duke Energy Operations Training Center under construction in…
Read more

Creative Builders, Inc. Welcomes John Funk as Project Manager

[caption id="attachment_11229" align="alignleft" width="350"] John Funk[/caption] GREENVILLE – Creative Builders, Inc. is pleased to welcome John Funk to the team in the role of Project Manager.  John has an extensive 35 years of experience in the construction management in the commercial, industrial and multi-family industry and earned his Associates degree in Civil Engineering from Greenville…
Read more

O’Neal Expands Food and Beverage Capabilities

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Jan. 24, 2017 – O’Neal, Inc., an integrated design and construction firm, has announced expanded capabilities for the food, beverage and consumer packaged goods markets. The company is launching a Food and Beverage Strategic Business Unit (SBU) that will focus on food processing, food distribution and the broader consumer packaged goods markets.…
Read more