Category Archives: Construction

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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Amanda Strickland joins Hill Construction

Hill Construction announced that Amanda Strickland has joined the company to further develop their growing portfolio of clients. Amanda comes with a wealth of experience within the non-profit industry managing and attaining numerous corporate partners and donors as well as successfully marketing each organization’s presence and positive impact in the Midlands. Amanda joins Hill Construction…
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Hood Construction hires Ken Brophey as director of institutional services

Columbia, SC – Hood Construction Company welcomes Ken Brophey to its staff as Director of Institutional Services. Ken is a tenured member of the construction industry, bringing with him three decades of experience in CM-R project delivery. Having completed over 30 K-12 projects throughout his career, ranging from complex auditorium additions to large scale greenfield…
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Pete Rubino joins Landmark Builders as safety manager

Landmark Builders is pleased to announce that Pete Rubino has joined their team as Safety Manager. Pete will be responsible for day to day Safety Management Operations and Environmental, Health and Safety duties for the South Carolina and Charlotte region. Pete has over 25 years’ experience, education and training in Occupational Safety, serving both Construction…
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Cohn Construction launches redesigned website

COLUMBIA, SC – Cohn Construction announces the relaunch of its website, www.cohnconstruction.com. The newly redesigned website offers quick and easy access to recent featured projects, essential news and highlights Cohn Construction’s capabilities as a premier design-build construction firm. The new website’s clean easy-to-navigate design, improves functionality and enhances the understanding of Cohn Construction’s capabilities as…
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