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ALPHARETTA, GA– Crain Construction Inc. and Chartwell Hospitality LLC are teaming again to build a new 249-room Hilton Hotel in Georgia’s Fulton County, similar to the full-service Hilton they finished last summer in Franklin, Tenn. “The Hilton Franklin was a prototype,” said James Williams, Crain Construction project manager. “Some modifications have been made for the Georgia hotel, but the thought process was to keep the same team together. It’s the same owner, architect, interior designer and...

NASHVILLE, Tenn.– Crain Construction Inc. is building a new 15,000-square-foot, one-story headquarters for Southeast Venture commercial real estate company at 4030 Armory Oaks Drive. The project is the latest the two companies have teamed on during their 30-plus-year relationship. “We have a long-standing relationship with the designers, developers and architects at Southeast Venture as both clients and partners,” said Jeff Kurzhal, Crain Construction project manager. “This project really demonstrates that our mission isn’t just a statement. It’s what...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Clay Upchurch is the new human resources director for Crain Construction, Inc., bringing 23 years of experience to the position. Upchurch is a veteran of responsible leadership with experience in human resources, safety, environmental and community relations. He served in a variety of human resources roles with Vulcan Materials Company for 20 years, most recently as vice president of human resources for its Southwest Division in San Antonio, Texas. “Clay brings valuable industry experience...

MT. JULIET, Tenn.– Crain Construction has begun site work on 7.23 acres at 88 Belinda Parkway in Mt. Juliet for the future home of Music City Honda. Music City Honda will relocate from its current home in Madison to the new 48,750-square-foot automotive dealership when it is completed in Fall 2019. According to Crain Construction Project Manager Scott Webb, the project includes a 13,708-square-foot conventional steel structure with masonry, glass and aluminum-composite panel exterior finishes to house...

NASHVILLE, Tenn.– Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church commissioned a million-dollar permanent iconography, but before it could be installed in the sanctuary, leaks and thermal and moisture problems needed to be addressed. Crain Construction was general contractor for the historic renovation, which included stripping the sanctuary to the bones and restructuring it. “The original architect designed the Byzantine-style church patterned after churches in Greece with lots of angles, hips and valleys,” said Scott Webb, Crain Construction project manager....

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...

SPRING HILL, Tenn.-- Site work is underway for a professional office building Crain Construction Inc. is building on Reserve Boulevard in Spring Hill, Tenn. The two-story, 12,077-square-foot office building is designed by Purser Architecture + Design as a conventional steel structure, with light-gauge metal stud-framed exterior walls clad with a masonry veneer. Due to typography of the site located off Kedron Road and Saturn Parkway, Crain Construction is building a concrete retaining wall that is 15 feet tall and approximately...

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. # # #  ...