Category Archives: Construction

A M King Completes Innovative IMP Manufacturing Facility in Laurens

A M King has finished design and construction of a greenfield facility for TrueCore, a manufacturer of Insulated Metal Panels (IMP) for use in construction and renovation of cold storage and food processing facilities, as well as dry industrial and manufacturing projects. The building sits on a 14-acre site in Hunter Industrial Park in Laurens,…
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Sherman Construction Receives Eagle Award, Recognition for Excellence in Construction from Associated Builders and Contractors of the Carolinas

[caption id="attachment_38405" align="alignnone" width="1500"] Clemson University Duckworth Family Tennis Center[/caption] November 18, 2019, Greenville, S.C. - Sherman Construction was recently recognized with the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) highest-level award at the ABC Carolinas Excellence in Construction (EIC) gala in Charlotte, N.C. Taking home ABC’s coveted Eagle Award in the Higher Education category, Sherman Construction…
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CarolinaPower Wins ABC Carolinas “Excellence in Construction Award” for Combined Heat & Power Project for Shaw Industries

Greer-based CarolinaPower, a leading electrical contractor with four offices in South Carolina, has received a 2019 Excellence in Construction (EIC) Award from the Associated Builders and Contractors of the Carolinas (ABC Carolinas) for its distinguished performance on a high-profile project for Shaw Industries, the world’s largest carpet manufacturer. The award-winning project entailed a cogeneration retrofit…
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SC Asphalt Pavement Association Expands Partnerships to Grow Road-Building Workforce

(Columbia, S.C.) – With an anticipated 1,000 additional jobs coming to the South Carolina asphalt paving industry over the next five years, the South Carolina Asphalt Pavement Association (SCAPA), a nonprofit trade association representing the state’s asphalt pavement industry, is seeking to increase partnerships with agencies, organizations and schools across the state. Part of the…
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Mashburn Construction breaks ground on new mixed-use development in Greenville

[caption id="attachment_37404" align="alignleft" width="960"] Canvas Lofts rendering[/caption] New Mixed-Use Development breaks ground in Greenville Greenville, S.C.— On October 9th, Mashburn Construction and The Beach Company officially broke ground for a new large-scale mixed-use development in downtown Greenville. The “Canvas Lofts” development is strategically placed on the corner of Buncombe and Whitner Streets, across from Heritage…
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Strange Bros. Grading Co. names Travis Bobo new Chief Operating Officer

[caption id="attachment_37134" align="alignleft" width="200"] Travis Bobo[/caption] Taylors, SC - Strange Bros. Grading Co Inc., a construction fixture in the Upstate SC community for over 65 years, has named Travis Bobo its new Chief Operating Officer. Travis brings over 20 years of experience in the grading industry. In his previous 14 years at Strange Bros, he…
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J. Davis Construction Opens the Doors of its New Anderson Office

Now, home to many current employees, J. Davis Construction opened the doors of a new 11,000 sf office facility located in Anderson, SC off I-85 at Exit 14. Not only a major accomplishment in its 22 year history, it signifies a strong relationship with the Anderson community and a commitment for future economic development. Indicating…
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Gossett Concrete Pipe Company Unveils New Precast Production Facility

[caption id="attachment_37060" align="alignleft" width="3589"] The Gossett family stands inside one of their concrete pipes.[/caption] TAYLORS, S.C. – Gossett Concrete Pipe Company, Inc. announced the opening of its new production facility during its 75th anniversary celebration event hosted on Thursday, September 26 at its headquarters on West Lee Road in Taylors, S.C. After 2 years of…
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Sherman Construction Named Accredited Quality Contractor by ABC

Greenville, South Carolina – September 23, 2019 - Sherman Construction of Greenville, SC today announced that its status as an Accredited Quality Contractor has been renewed by Associated Builders and Contractors for another year. When Robert Sherman started this company in 1949, he established a culture that embodied “do it the right way.” Seventy years…
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A M King’s Greenville Office Builds a Stronger Team Through Community Engagement

Ben Lehnerer, a project manager in A M King’s Greenville office, spends his days managing construction projects for industrial manufacturing and commercial clients. On any given day he might be tracking finances through a job, analyzing contractual risks or prequalifying subcontractors. He also provides ongoing direction to interns, project engineers and assistants. What Lehnerer has…
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