M. B. Kahn Construction Co., Inc. is pleased to welcome David Beaty, PE as our Vice President of Project Development. He will guide the firm’s new business development process, and lay the groundwork from the earliest stages of project development for continued successful outcomes.
“I am thrilled that David has joined our family,” said Bob Chisholm, President. "With David’s experience and knowledge, I am confident that he is going to have a tremendous impact on our organization, and generate exceptional value for our clients and future clients."
David’s 28 years of professional experience in the public and private sector will allow him to successfully plan and deliver projects utilizing methods including Program Management, Construction Management at Risk, and Design-Build. He also has considerable experience in providing facility consulting services. M. B. Kahn’s clients, as well as our architect and engineering partners will enjoy numerous advantages thanks to his decades of positive relationships in the Midlands community.
"We are excited to have someone with David's talents and experience join our team,” said Rick Ott, Senior Executive Vice President in M. B. Kahn’s Construction Management Division. “As Vice President for Project Development, David will work directly with our clients to plan, execute, and secure funding for our client's projects and building programs.”
A graduate of Tennessee Technology University with a degree in Civil Engineering, David’s most recent professional experience was as Program Manager for the Richland County, South Carolina transportation program. As Program Manager, he was responsible for delivering over 450 projects including new-location roadways, multi-lane widenings, intersection improvements, greenways, pedestrian and bicycle accommodations, and a resurfacing program. In addition, he oversaw the delivery of 60 procurement packages and the acquisition of 500 tracts of property.
In addition to his demonstrated expertise in construction and program management, environmental impact assessment, and transportation planning, David also brings valuable skills in strategic planning, water resource management, land development, geotechnical engineering, estimating and contract management, site planning, and permitting to benefit M. B. Kahn’s clients and the communities and consumers that those clients serve.
David is a registered Professional Engineer in the states of South Carolina and Georgia. He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and has previously served as chair of the Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce Issues Committee, Leadership Lexington County, and (SCFOR) South Carolina Fix Our Roads.
M. B. Kahn provides a variety of construction services in all market sectors. In operation since 1927, the company has been recognized as one of the Southeast’s leading construction firms and is consistently ranked in Engineering News-Record’s Top 400 General Contractors. Our mission is to build long-term relationships with our clients and to be a valued partner on every project. We value honesty, integrity, safety, and hard work while creating sustainable solutions which benefit the communities we serve. For more information about M. B. Kahn, please visit www.mbkahn.com.