Category Archives: Construction

Thompson Turner Construction promotes Scott Spigener to Director of Construction

Sumter, SC, June 1, 2016– Scott Spigener will take on an expanded leadership role as Construction Director for the Thompson Turner Construction Division. In his new role, Scott will be responsible for job staffing, financial performance of projects, ensuring safety on every job, coordinating transitions from precon/estimating and ensuring success for the client by delivering…
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Columbia Design League hosts Meet the Designer at Master of Plaster

Columbia, SC (May 19, 2016) — The Columbia Design League will host a Meet the Designer event on Tuesday, May 31 at Master of Plaster featuring Lauren Dillon, a specialist in ornamental plaster restoration and creation. The event, which will begin at 6 p.m. with the program to follow at 6:45 p.m., will be held…
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Mashburn Construction Welcomes Tyler Walker

[caption id="attachment_3166" align="alignleft" width="175"] Tyler Walker has joined Mashburn in Columbia as a Project Engineer[/caption] Mashburn Construction is pleased to welcome a new employee to the company: Tyler Walker joins Mashburn’s Columbia office as a Project Engineer. He is a recent graduate of Clemson University’s Construction Science Management program. Tyler interned for two construction companies…
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Broom Heating & Air Conditioning receives national award from Carrier

Broom Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. is a recipient of the prestigious 2016 President’s Award from Carrier. Broom was the first Factory Authorized Dealer in the Midlands of SC, and is also the First in the Midlands to receive this award. The award provides recognition for outstanding dealers in the heating, ventilating and air conditioning…
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Mashburn Construction to hold topping out party for Aloft Hotel in the Vista

[caption id="attachment_2808" align="alignleft" width="300"] Aloft Hotel: Under construction May 2016[/caption] Columbia, SC…Mashburn Construction is holding a topping out party at the new Aloft Hotel located on Lady Street on May 11 from noon until 2 p.m. “Topping out” is an age-old tradition of raising a tree atop a building to signify it has reached its…
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Mashburn Construction & Studio 2LR Architects honored by Historic Columbia Foundation

[caption id="attachment_2790" align="alignleft" width="300"] War Mouth Restaurant awarded by Historic Columbia Foundation[/caption] The War Mouth was honored with an award for Adaptive Use by the Preservation Awards Committee of the Historic Columbia Foundation. Together with Studio 2LR Architects, Mashburn Construction repurposed the 2,400 square foot space was as part of an effort to revitalize the…
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Cason Development Group Completes Orangeburg Taco Bell

COLUMBIA, SC, April 21, 2016 -- Cason Development Group has recently completed a new Taco Bell restaurant at 3259 St. Matthews Road in Orangeburg County. The new restaurant opened for business on Friday, April 1. Cason Development developed the project for Prepared for You Inc., a South Carolina-based Taco Bell franchisee. Boyer Construction of Columbia…
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Minority-owned Company Leads Successful Renovation of Vista Restaurant

Columbia, SC (March 31, 2016) – CARBRA Construction and Design, Inc., a minority- and woman-owned general contracting company, recently completed the successful renovation of new Vista establishment, City Bar and Fondue. In addition to CARBRA, three other minority-owned businesses provided services for the project, bringing the minority participation rate to more than 50 percent. In…
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ABC Carolinas seeks instructors for project management classes

ABC Carolinas, a regional chapter of a national builder and contractor trade association, is looking to start up a Project Management Class for its members, and needs members who could teach different modules of the class: Intro to Project Management Safety Interpersonal Skills                         Issues and Resolutions                    Construction Documents                      Construction Planning Estimating and Cost Control  Scheduling…
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John Griffin Joins Bobbitt Team as Project Developer

[caption id="attachment_1906" align="alignleft" width="300"] John Griffin[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 15, 2016) – Bobbitt Design Build is pleased to welcome new team member John G. Griffin as a project developer in the Columbia, S.C., office. Griffin will focus on developing and negotiating design-build construction projects. “John is a great addition to our team,” said Bobbitt president…
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