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News Archives: June 2014

Miller and Jim Gorrie

Brasfield & Gorrie Celebrates True American Dream Story on 50th Anniversary

June 25, 2014 – Company founded in 1964 by young entrepreneur with life savings grows to $2.3 billion in annual revenues, remains privately held
Birmingham, Ala. (June 25, 2014) – Brasfield & Gorrie’s 50th anniversary in 2014 marks a milestone in a true American Dream story.
The company was founded in 1964 when a young Miller Gorrie used his life savings to purchase the construction assets of the Thos. C. Brasfield company…. Read more

BGTurns50

An American Dream Story

June 18, 2014 – A 50-year legacy built on people and values
As #BGTurns50, we are celebrating a milestone in a true American Dream story. The story of Brasfield & Gorrie is one of a young man who began with a small company and, through hard work, strong values and a commitment to hiring the best people, built it into the Southeast’s largest general contractor…. Read more

Raleigh safety

NCDOL Honors Brasfield & Gorrie for Safety Excellence

June 16, 2014 – Company Receives Two Safety Awards from NCDOL
Raleigh, N.C. (June 16, 2014) – Brasfield & Gorrie today announced that the company received two awards for outstanding safety achievements from the North Carolina Department of Labor (NCDOL) during an awards ceremony on June 6, 2014, in Raleigh, N.C.
Brasfield & Gorrie’s Raleigh office received the NCDOL’s Second Consecutive Year Gold Award…. Read more

The Banks

Brasfield & Gorrie Breaks Ground on the Banks Phase II

June 12, 2014 – Construction begins on second phase of mixed-use development on banks of Ohio River
Atlanta, Ga. (June 12, 2014) – Brasfield & Gorrie recently broke ground on the second phase of The Banks development in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Located on the banks of the Ohio River between Great American Ballpark and Paul Brown Stadium, The Banks is a master-planned, mixed-use development…. Read more

medhelp groundbreaking

Brasfield & Gorrie, Goodwyn Mills & Cawood and Colliers International Break Ground on New Medical Complex in Birmingham

June 9, 2014 – Birmingham, Ala. (June 9, 2014) – A team including Brasfield & Gorrie, general contractor, Goodwyn, Mills & Cawood, architect, and Colliers International, project developer, joined MedHelp to break ground on a new medical complex on Highway 280 in Birmingham, Ala.
A groundbreaking ceremony was held on June 6, 2014, to mark the start of construction…. Read more