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The Atlanta Hawks Select Brasfield & Gorrie to Build Their New Practice Facility

ATLANTA, GA—The Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club along with their partners at Emory Healthcare announced earlier today that Brasfield & Gorrie General Contractors was awarded the contract to serve as construction manager for their 90,000-square foot training and sports medicine center in Brookhaven. The center will be a world class training and sports medicine center. Atlanta-based construction and management firm H.J. Russell & Company, in association with Legends Project Development, are serving as the project management team for the project. Brasfield & Gorrie is one of the largest privately held construction firms in the nation. Brasfield & Gorrie has served as the primary construction manager for several landmark Atlanta facilities including the Georgia Aquarium and the College Football Hall of Fame. They are also part of a joint venture, American Builders 2017, which was selected by Cobb County and the Atlanta Braves ...

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ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. Awarded Raymond James Community Bankers Cup, Named Top 2 Community Bank Nationwide

Birmingham, Ala.–ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: SFBS) announced today that it has received the 2015 Raymond James Community Bankers Cup, which recognizes the top 10 percent of community banks. ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc., with its subsidiary ServisFirst Bank, is a full service professional business bank headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama, with offices across the Southeast. ServisFirstBanshares ranked second out of 301 community banks nationwide that are exchange-traded domestic banks with assets between $500 million and $10 billion as of December 31, 2015. Each bank's performance was judged by various metrics regarding profitability, operational efficiency and the balance sheet. The six financial performance and stability measures include nonperforming assets to loans and real estate owned, five-year average core deposit percentage, net interest margin, efficiency ratio, return on average assets and return on average tangible common equity. For more information about ServisFirst Bank, pl ...

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Primus Builders' United States Cold Storage project wins multiple accolades

Primus Builders' United States Cold Storage project wins multiple accolades

Primus Builders was recently awarded two awards for the same project. The company's United States Cold Storage (USCS) Distribution Center project in Covington, TN won the National Award of Merit in the Industrial, Process and/or Research Facilities category from DBIA as well as named Best Project - Manufacturing by ENR Southeast. 

For details about the project and to read a complete press release, please visit Primus Builders' website.

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Spancrete Earns PCI Certification at Georgia Plant, Adds to Business Development Team

Spancrete Earns PCI Certification at Georgia Plant, Adds to Business Development Team Spancrete, the world leader in engineered precast, prestressed concrete building solutions, has announced its Georgia plant has earned certification from the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI). The certification program “provides greater assurance to owners, architects, engineers, and contractors that precast concrete components will be manufactured and installed according to stringent industry standards.” PCI conducts two unannounced audits of member plants each year and requires each plant to create a Quality Systems Manual. The certification affirms that a plant is producing quality precast concrete products. The Georgia plant opened in early 2015, and produces Hollowcore Floor and Roof Systems, Spancrete Insulated and Non-Insulated Wall Panel Building Systems and solid plank and stair components. ...

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Steel, LLC seeking donations and team members for Winship Cancer Institute's annual 5k

Written by Gabe Tilley, Steel, LLC. Steel, LLC is participating in the 2015 Winship Cancer Institute’s annual 5K (and walk) fundraiser. We would love for everyone within the Steel Family to join us on Saturday, October 3rd to show support for those who have been affected by Cancer and assist Winship in their research to eradicate this terrible disease. Below are some of the reasons for raising funds for a worthy cause.  Winship Cancer Institute was established in 1937 through a gift to Emory from Coca-Cola CEO Robert Woodruff, who named the center after his grandfather, Robert Winship. Woodruff’s vision was a center that focused on research, education, and patient care. Winship was the first center to provide advanced care for cancer patients in the Southeast. Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University is Georgia’s first and only cancer center designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). NCI designation for Winship gives Georgians improved access to clinical tr ...

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Congratulations to Winter Construction, winner of 2nd Best Place to Work

The Winter Construction Company was recently named the 2nd Best Place to Work in the "large company" category by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. 

 Last year, Winter Construction placed in the Top 20 Best Places to Work and they were named "Healthiest Employer" in the medium-sized category. 

Congratulations to the team and keep up the positive work environment!

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Member, Pinkerton & Laws, lends expertise to build home for less fortunate

The following was published in the August 31st edition of the Marietta Daily Journal. MARIETTA I HABITAT FOR HUMANITY With the keys to their future, a family finds that it’s ... Good to be home By Brittini Ray | Senait Ayele receives the keys to her new home from Henry Hene, vice president of Pinkerton & Laws, a Marietta- based general contractor that helped build the home. MARIETTA — A chorus of “thank yous” and an abundance of wide smiles were present at a Marietta residence as a group of Habitat for Humanity officials and volunteers welcomed the Ayele family to their new home. On Sunday, Senait Ayele received keys to a 1,450-square-foot home built by the NW Metro Atlanta Habitat for Humanity and the Cobb Interfaith Habitat Coalition. NW Metro Atlanta Habitat for Humanity is an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity, a Christian-based nonprofit housing organization that builds and rehabilitates homes. The Cobb Interfaith Habitat Coalition is a ...

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Member, United Rentals, hosting Open House

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The Boelter Companies Acquires Direct South

In a press release published last month, Eric Boelter, President of The Boelter Companies, Inc., announced the acquisition of Macon-based (and ABC of Georgia member), Direct South, Inc.

Direct South has been a member of ABC since 2010 and provides food service equipment and design services to the construction industry.

Read press release here.

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Champion Spotlight - JAMCo, Inc.

This week’s champion spotlight is JAMCo, Inc. JAMCo is a commercial construction contractor providing building envelopes. Founded in 1981, JAMCo has designed, fabricated, and installed custom curtain-wall systems on some of the largest commercial buildings in the Southeast.

*An ABC member company receives a “champion spotlight” article when they elect to participate in ABC’s sponsorship program. For more information about the sponsorship program, contact Brenda Yuhas. 

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