Category Archives: Construction

Carolinas Apprentices Win Bronze & Silver Medals at National Craft Championships

[caption id="attachment_8210" align="alignleft" width="800"] Bryan Eddings, Gatch ElectricSilver Medalist[/caption] [caption id="attachment_8211" align="alignleft" width="800"] Jeremy Shirley, Starr ElectricBronze Medalist[/caption] Charlotte, NC - The Associated Builders and Contractors of the Carolinas (ABC) announced that Bryan Eddings, Gatch Electric, Charleston, SC won the Silver Medal and Jeremy Shirley, Starr Electric, Raleigh, NC won the Bronze Medal in the…
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Richard Cohn Sr. Speaks To Wofford College Students About Building A Successful Business

[caption id="attachment_8130" align="alignleft" width="3527"] Rick Cohn Sr. Speaks to Wofford Students[/caption] COLUMBIA, SC, March 2, 2017– Richard Cohn Sr., founder and chairman of Cohn Construction Services and Cohn Management Services, spoke to Wofford students Thursday about his time at Wofford, his career, and building a business. Cohn who is a Wofford graduate, is a prominent…
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Great Southern Homes awarded ‘Best Performance Home’ by Regal Awards

(Columbia, SC) – On Saturday evening, February 18, 2017 at the Columbia Metro Convention Center, the Regal Awards Gala celebrated its 28th year of recognizing and celebrating the Midland’s of South Carolina real estate's greatest achievers and leaders. Great Southern Homes had simply a spectacular night of taking home the awards and recognitions. Best Performance…
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Carolinas Construction Conference seeks presentations

The 2017 ABC Carolinas Construction Conference will be held in Charleston, SC from August 2-4, 2017 at the Doubletree Hotel. Each year, the leaders of construction-related businesses from across North Carolina and South Carolina come together at the ABC Carolinas Construction Conference to share ideas, learn about the latest topics in the construction industry, and…
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General contractor networking event March 9 in Columbia

Associated Builders and Contractors Meet the Generals night is a speed networking & social event that offers you a one-on-one opportunity with many local General Contractors. Thursday, March 9, 2017 Embassy Suites Greystone - Columbia 200 Stoneridge Drive Columbia, SC Set Up for GCs & Showcases - 3:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. Registration -  3:30…
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3,000th Midlands home certified by High Performance Building Council

The High Performance Building Council of the Building Industry Association of Central SC (BIA) recently certified the 3000th home in their locally operated Certified High Performance (CHiP) Home Program. And since the program was started in 2012, it means that this milestone number of certifications only took five years to accomplish.   “We are lucky…
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Cohn Construction hires Breanna Watters as accounting associate

[caption id="attachment_7734" align="alignleft" width="300"] Breanna Watters[/caption] Columbia, SC – Cohn Construction is excited to announce Breanna Watters as their new accounting associate. Within this role, Breanna will provide assistance to the Accounting Manager and the Vice President of Operations within the accounting department. Watters, a graduate of Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa, comes to…
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Townhomes at McCants in Earlewood set for completion this summer

[caption id="attachment_7650" align="alignleft" width="300"] Before and after transformations at historic McCants Elementary School.[/caption] Columbia, SC - Hill Construction begins the second phase of Townhomes at McCants in historic Earlewood set for completion late this summer. The townhomes occupy the notable Fannie McCants Elementary School built in 1931. Every effort has been made to preserve not…
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Maryann Haynes Tripp joins Cohn Construction Services

[caption id="attachment_7544" align="alignleft" width="300"] Maryann Haynes Tripp[/caption] COLUMBIA, SC – Cohn Construction Services is pleased announce the recent hire of Maryann Haynes Tripp, who will join the team as a Marketing Associate. Within this role, Maryann will be working to grow and develop the Cohn Construction Brand as we expand. Tripp, a graduate of the…
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Spence Little joins Cohn Construction Services

[caption id="attachment_7546" align="alignleft" width="200"] Spence Little[/caption] COLUMBIA, SC – Cohn Construction Services is pleased announce the recent hire of Spence Little, who will join the team as a Senior Project Manager. Within this role, Spence will oversee the project management of Cohn Constructions’ recent and future building projects. Little is a graduate of Clemson University…
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