Category Archives: Construction

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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Bobbitt Design Build finishes facility for Pineview Mental Health

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Feb. 25, 2016) – Bobbitt Design Build recently finished construction on a 5,652-square-foot regional office for Pineview Mental Health located at 1848 Pineview Road in Columbia. The new location will increase the facility's access to new patients in the area and extend the reach of its programs. Bobbitt was chosen as the general…
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Mashburn Construction adds Dave Balderson to health care business development group

[caption id="attachment_1224" align="alignleft" width="233"] Dave Balderson, Healthcare Business Development at Mashburn Construction[/caption] Dave Balderson joins Mashburn’s Columbia office in Healthcare Business Development. In 2010 he received his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from U.S.C.’s Darla Moore School of Business. Dave has worked in the industry for six years and held positions as a construction project…
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Bobbitt Repurposes Camden’s City Arena to be Diverse Event Space

CAMDEN, S.C. (Feb. 12, 2016) – Bobbitt Design Build recently renovated the City of Camden’s City Arena at the corner of Broad and Bull Streets to serve as a robust event venue. Originally built in the 1960s, City Arena served the City of Camden for over 50 years as a primary recreation gymnasium and event…
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Bobbitt Breaks Ground on New John Harris Body Shop Headquarters in Irmo

IRMO, S.C. (Jan. 28, 2016) – Bobbitt Design Build recently began construction on the future 14,897-square-foot corporate headquarters for John Harris Body Shop at 111 Evergreen Drive in Irmo, which sits prominently on a 2.30 acre lot off Interstate 26 at Lake Murray Blvd. Veteran- and family-owned since 1975, John Harris Body Shop will utilize…
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