Brasfield& Gorrie Awarded Nursing Renovation

March 11, 2013

Expansion includes complete re-fit of existing space

Jackson, Mississippi (March 11, 2013) Brasfield & Gorrie was recently awarded a multiphase Nursing Unit Renovation project at Baptist Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. The project will consist of the complete demolition and renovation of approximately 156,000 sq ft of existing nursing units.

Brasfield & Gorrie will work with Dean and Dean/Associates Architects, The CGM Group, and Jon D. Rice & Associates, all from Jackson, Mississippi. The project is expected to be completed in 2015.

“We are excited about the opportunity to partner again with Baptist Health Systems on this renovation, and we look forward to expanding that relationship in the Mississippi market,” said Todd Jackson, Division Manager at Brasfield & Gorrie.


About Brasfield & Gorrie

Brasfield& Gorrie is one of the nation’s largest privately held construction firms, providing general contracting, design-build, and construction management services for a wide variety of markets, including healthcare, commercial, institutional, federal, municipal, industrial, infrastructure, and water/wastewater treatment. We serve clients from offices in Atlanta and Columbus, Georgia; Birmingham, Alabama; Dallas, Texas; Jacksonville and Orlando, Florida; Nashville, Tennessee; and Raleigh, North Carolina. Brasfield& Gorrie has approximately 2,900 employees, and its 2012 revenues were $2 billion. Engineering News-Record ranks Brasfield& Gorrie 32nd among the nation’s “Top 400 Contractors” for 2012.

About Baptist Health Systems

Baptist Health Systems in Jackson, Miss. is the parent company of Baptist Medical Center, The Mississippi Hospital for Restorative Care, Baptist Medical Center Leake in Carthage, Mississippi. and a number of related healthcare services and programs. For over 100 years, Baptist has served Mississippi and the surrounding states as a Christian-based, non-profit comprehensive medical center. In 2013, HealthGrades, America’s leading independent healthcare ratings organization, named Baptist Medical Center as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for general surgery, orthopedic surgery, joint replacement, prostatectomy and gastrointestinal care. Visit Baptist on the web at www.mbhs.org. For more information, contact the Baptist Health Line at 1-800-948-6262 or 948-6262.