Nashville construction Tag

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Crain Construction Inc. is renovating a pre-WWII building at 2949 Nolensville Road that an engineering company has purchased for its new headquarters. The three-story structure, which sits on approximately 1.83 acres south of I-440 and Thompson Lane, has served as a school and church over the decades. Crain Construction is the general contractor for the project and will handle the interior renovation and all finishes. The engineering company will do its own site grading,...

NASHVILLE, Tenn.– Crain Construction is renovating and expanding a building on Spruce Street that will be the future home of Robbins Plastic Surgery. Originally designed by architect Manuel Zeitlin in 1989, the blue and light tan, one-story building with a small second-story loft was distinctive for its shapes and geometry that were not indicative of the times. His firm, Manuel Zeitlin Architects LLC, has re-designed the building for Dr. Chad Robbins. The building, which housed a prosthetics...

NASHVILLE, Tenn.– Retired special needs teacher Frances Wilcox sat on her front lawn beaming with gratitude while Crain Construction volunteers put a new roof on her home of 48 years. Crain Construction, in partnership with Rebuilding Together Nashville, one of the city’s leading nonprofits in safe and healthy housing, completed the critical repairs at the Buena Vista home of the 73-year-old Wilcox this past weekend. "I'm so blessed to be a part of this that, I don't want...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – – Construction industry veteran James S. Davis has joined Crain Construction Inc. as preconstruction manager. Davis has managed multiple, complex projects from the preconstruction phase to completion. His 37 years of construction industry experience includes running the daily operations of a commercial contracting business and managing construction of industrial, education, multifamily, healthcare and a hotel and convention facilities. “Jim has compiled an impressive record working in both the general construction and specialty contracting markets,”...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Hanna Ward has joined Crain Construction Inc. as an administrative assistant and will provide staff support for the Nashville construction experts. A graduate of Middle Tennessee State University with a bachelor’s degree in organizational communication, Ward previously was a sales associate for Vanderbilt University Medical Center and operations associate for Blevins Inc. # # #  ...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – This year’s change in venue didn’t smother the smoking hot competition for Crain Construction’s 4th Annual Nashville Rib Off held in Centennial Park on October 27. With the smoke-cured meats tender on the bone, judges rendered their verdicts declaring NAI Nashville Fattyshack the winner of the rib competition and Duke Realty Corporation Nice Rack was the victor in the wing category. “The real winner of the 2017 Rib Off is the American Heart Association,”...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Three Crain Construction projects were recognized with 2017 Excellence in Construction Awards from the Associated Builders and Contractors – Greater Tennessee Chapter. Crain Construction projects honored were: Aertson Midtown, a 17-story, 800,000-square-foot mixed-use urban development covering two acres near the Vanderbilt University campus; The Chelsea, a 79-unit urban apartment building featuring a custom art mural made from 3,092 pieces of lap siding; and 2963 Sidco Drive, an adaptive reuse project that transformed a...

FRANKLIN, Tenn. -- Crain Construction Inc. and Chartwell Hospitality LLC celebrated today the topping out of a new 244-room, eight-story Hilton Hotel in Cool Springs, just off I-65 and Carothers Parkway. The Hilton Franklin/Cool Springs is on schedule for completion next summer. Crain Construction is the general contractor for the Hilton that is being developed by Chartwell Hospitality. "We've completed more than 70 projects in Williamson County but this is the first time Chartwell Hospitality and Crain Construction...

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. -- Crain Construction, Inc. has started site work on six acres at 92 New Shackle Island Road where the general contractor will build Hendersonville Self Storage for Fitzpatrick Investments. The complex Crain Construction is building will include four conditioned structures and seven non-conditioned buildings on the site, totaling 87,000 square feet and more than 600 storage units. The site was previously occupied by a golf driving range. The main building will house a sales office and...

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. -- Crain Construction Inc. has broken ground and is building Parrish Corner, a one-story, 20,171-square-foot office building in Hendersonville, Tenn. Designed by STG Design, the project is located at 410 N. Parrish Place near the popular retail area just off Indian Lake Boulevard. "It's a one-story building with a corner presence so we've used different facades and heights to add interest," said Chad Jones, STG Design architect. "We're using the lobby as a vertical element...