Local contractors, projects honored at BuildSouth Awards


Jan 29, 2019, 9:12am CST Updated Jan 29, 2019, 11:56am EST

Several Birmingham construction companies brought home awards for projects completed across the U.S. in 2018.

Alabama Associated General Contractors recognized local companies as well as several local projects at its recent BuildSouth Awards event.

You can see several of the projects in the attached photo gallery.

Here are the awards Birmingham companies won:

B.L. Harbert International:

  • Renovation Construction Management for Jordan-Hare Stadium Fan Experience Improvements in Auburn.

  • New International Construction for London Embassy in the U.K.

  • New Construction Management for Timbers Kauai in Hawaii.

Brasfield & Gorrie:

  • Honorable Mention – Specialty Contractor New Building Construction for Grandview Cancer Center in Birmingham.

  • New Heavy Industrial Construction for CSX Bayou Sara Swing Replacement in Mobile.

Doster Construction:

  • Specialty Contractor – New Building Construction for The National Memorial for Peace and Justice in Montgomery.

  • Honorable Mention Specialty Contractor Building Renovation for Cullman Regional Medical Center Vertical Expansion.

Dunn Construction:

  • Highway Construction Renovation for Interstate 65 resurfacing project in Chilton County.

  • Renovation Specialty Contractor for Interstate 459 rehabilitation project in Hoover.



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Rives Construction:

  • Specialty Contractor Renovation Under $5 million for Hand Arendall offices in the Merchants Building in Mobile.

Other local companies honored included David Allen Co. Inc. of Bessemer for its work on Strong Hall Science Building at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville; Marathon Electrical Contractors of Irondale for U.S. Mission Fit-Out NATO Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium; and 3Way Cleaning Co. of Bessemer won a business development award.

UAB’s new recreational facility was recognized for the design-build work done by Sports Turf Co. Inc. of Whitesburg, Ga.