Brasfield & Gorrie Sponsors National Veterans Day in Birmingham

November 8, 2013

Company supports nation’s oldest and largest Veterans Day celebration

Birmingham, Ala. (Nov. 8, 2013) – Brasfield & Gorrie today announced that it will sponsor National Veterans Day in Birmingham, the largest and oldest celebration of its kind in the U.S.

The company will participate in the observance that will feature a series of renowned events including the annual Veterans Day parade, World Peace Luncheon, a memorial service, and the National Veterans Award Dinner at which the Tuskegee Airmen will be honored. The events are organized by National Veterans Day in Birmingham, a non-profit 501 (c) (4) corporation founded in 1945.

On Monday, November 11, Brasfield & Gorrie employees are expected to participate in a special team outing to view the parade. The company also will communicate a special greeting via its internal networks to acknowledge its own veteran employees for their military service.


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 31 among the nation’s “Top 400 Contractors” for 2013.