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Brasfield & Gorrie Women’s Operational Resource Group Provides Camaraderie, Support

Women have played key roles in Brasfield & Gorrie since its inception. In fact, one of the company’s five founders, Imogene Powell, served as an early pioneer among women in the construction industry. Today, female employees at Brasfield & Gorrie enjoy a strong support network that was not readily available to Powell. In 2014, members of the company’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee formed a group to connect and support women in traditionally male-dominated operational roles across the company…. Read more

Six Steps to Successfully Implement Innovation- and Construction-Related Technologies

I firmly believe that there is no better time to be involved in the construction industry than right now. With the demand for construction-related tasks on the rise, there has never been a greater need to implement new technologies, decrease waste, and increase productivity. This can be a daunting challenge given the current pressures already on our existing project teams…. Read more

Apprenticeship Programs: A Win-Win

November 15, 2018 – The construction industry is facing a serious shortage of skilled craft labor. As a self-perform contractor, we use our own field forces to execute a large portion of our construction projects, heightening the importance of a strong workforce. We are working to address the labor shortage and recruit and train the next generation of workers in the construction industry through a variety of efforts, with an emphasis on apprenticeship programs…. Read more

Three Tips for Pursuing LEED Certification on Your Next Project

October 11, 2018 – Brasfield & Gorrie recently completed the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Center for Advanced Pediatrics (CHOA-CAP), an eight-story outpatient, non-emergency facility in Brookhaven, Georgia. Housing multiple pediatric clinics, programs, and specialists together under one roof, the center is the first of its kind in Georgia and welcomed its first patient in July 2018…. Read more