Category Archives: Construction

FaverGray Breaks Ground on Student Housing Development in Columbia, South Carolina

[caption id="attachment_25297" align="alignnone" width="1000"] The Nine at Columbia - Student Housing Development[/caption] FaverGray, a premier general contractor in both student and multifamily housing markets, is proud to announce construction has started at The Nine at Columbia that will bring 126 new units and 486 new beds to the Columbia community near the University of South…
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Chumney Elected President of the Building Industry Association

Thom Chumney was elected as 2020 President of the Building Industry Association of Central South Carolina (BIA), at the Annual Meeting of the Membership held October 1, 2019. He will assume the duties of President in January 2020. Mr. Chumney and his family relocated to Irmo, SC in 1975 from Troy, Ohio. He would attend…
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McCrory Construction Promotes Nichole Kopenhaver to Assistant Project Manager

[caption id="attachment_25257" align="alignright" width="214"] Nichole Koppenhaver[/caption] Columbia, South Carolina — McCrory Construction announces the promotion of Nichole Kopenhaver to Assistant Project Manager. Over the past two years, Nichole has served as a project assistant for several multi-family projects. Her background includes extensive experience in project administration and accounting, as well as workplace safety. She is…
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Freeway Music School and Doko Station Pub & Eatery coming soon to Blythewood

[caption id="attachment_25195" align="alignnone" width="640"] Future Home of Freeway Music and Doko Pub and Eatery[/caption] Hill Construction Company started the renovation of the train depot building in Doko Park in Blythewood this month. The unique space will be home to Freeway Music School, the Midlands premier music lesson’s studio, and the all new Doko Station Pub…
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Magnus Development Partners Breaks Ground on New 180,000 sq ft Manufacturing Facility

Columbia, SC (November 5, 2019) – Magnus Development Partners continues the development momentum in 2019 with the groundbreaking of Midway Logistics V, a new 180,000 square-foot Class “A” build-to-suit project located in the Lexington County Industrial Park (LCIP). The building will be fully occupied by Kardex Remstar, a Switzerland-based automated storage and retrieval solutions supplier.…
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Mashburn Construction announces two new hires for the Coastal Division

Mt. Pleasant, S.C.—Mashburn Construction, is pleased to announce hire of two employees within the Coastal Division of the company. Chris Setter has been hired as a Project Manager for the company’s new Myrtle Beach office. The new office will open in early 2020. Chris brings over 25 years of experience in the construction industry from…
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Advanced Technology Company Investing $3 Million in Richland County Operations

Columbia, S.C. (October 24, 2019) – REI Automation, a Columbia, South Carolina-based company specializing in designing and building custom industrial robotic equipment for automotive, medical, nuclear, electronics industries and consumer goods is expanding its operations in Richland County. The company’s $3 million investment is projected to create 35 new jobs and will grow its existing…
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Cohn Construction Services Completes Floor Boys

[caption id="attachment_24726" align="alignleft" width="5184"] Floor Boys Showroom[/caption] Lexington, SC, October 7, 2019– Cohn Construction Services has completed the construction of the new Floor Boys facility at 1728 North Lake Drive in Lexington, SC. [caption id="attachment_24725" align="alignleft" width="404"] Floor Boys North Lake Drive Location[/caption] The 11,976 square foot structure includes a 4,500 square foot showroom, expansive…
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Custom Builders, Remodelers receive awards

The winners of the 2019 BIA Building & Remodeling Awards were announced this September. This is a program of the Building Industry Association of Central SC (BIA) and combines the long-running Columbia Remodelers Awards (CRA) and the Custom Building Awards (CBA) programs. The awards are given to BIA Members for work completed in the Midlands…
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CF Evans Construction Recognized for Excellence in Residential Construction

Orangeburg, SC – At the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) Annual Conference, CF Evans Construction was honored with the inaugural NAWIC Builds Excellence Award for Excellence in Residential Construction for their project, Meeting Street Lofts in Charleston, SC. The Annual Awards Program is dedicated to honoring the best construction projects and the companies…
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