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New School Ready for Students’ Return

When Tuscaloosa City Schools return for in-person classes, a new $18 million elementary school will welcome its students. The Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School is complete, with virtual instruction happening now. The Tuscaloosa City Board of Education is scheduled to vote Tuesday night on a plan that would return students to the classroom throughout […]

For the glove of it: Alabama factory picked right time to expand

From AL.com By William Thornton | As hospitals globally cope with escalating needs from the coronavirus pandemic, there is only one factory in the U.S. that produces a specific kind of single use glove – and it is located in Alabama. And shortly before anyone in the world had heard of COVID-19, that factory announced […]

Jim Pearson Elementary School Addition & Renovations

We are set to begin an addition and renovations to Jim Pearson Elementary School in Alexander City, Alabama. The 12,000 square-foot addition will be integrated into the existing school building and serve as the new main entrance. Once complete it will include the school’s administration offices and a state-of-the-art media center.

Projects Completed for the Jefferson County Department of Human Resources

We recently completed the multi-phased renovations for Jefferson County’s Department of Human Resources in downtown Birmingham. This project modernized the DHR’s administrative offices located in the historic Jefferson County Courthouse building, originally built in 1932 and listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The administration phase required a total demolition/renovation adding a reception area, […]

Construction Has Begun on the New AC Hotel in Tuscaloosa

Excavation and sitework have begun on this new 97,800 square-foot hotel featuring two levels of underground parking along with a full rooftop bar and balcony lounge. Once complete, the AC will provide 120 guest rooms in the heart of downtown Tuscaloosa. Other amenities will include a full kitchen, fitness center, media rooms, business center, as well as […]

Mississippi State University Breaks Ground on 500-Space Parking Garage

STARKVILLE, Miss.—Mississippi State University officials broke ground Wednesday,  August 7th on a new 500-space parking garage, which will be located next to Howell Hall and across from Humphrey Coliseum. The $16 million garage was designed by Tupelo-based McCarty Architects and is being built by Amason & Associates. It is expected to be completed next summer. […]

FEMA Door Hardware Training

Yesterday our superintendents participated in FEMA Door Hardware Installation Training. Our team met with industry professionals to review FEMA hardware and installation requirements for Tornado Safe Rooms. Safe Rooms have become a standard for school construction throughout the state, and are currently included in many of our on-going projects. Thank you to ASSA ABLOY and […]