Brasfield & Gorrie Recognized by Construction Management Organization
BIRMINGHAM, AL — announces that the (CMAA) South Atlantic Chapter has recognized the company. During an awards banquet in Atlanta, Georgia, the contractor earned a Project Achievement award in recognition of excellence in the construction of a new $20.3 million state-of-the art commercial data center for C Spire, a Mississippi-based telecommunications and technology services company.
Despite nearly a month of weather delays, Brasfield & Gorrie completed construction of this Tier III+ data center—one of only 52 worldwide—in Starkville, Mississippi, five weeks early with the help of a stage-and-gate project delivery framework.
“The Brasfield & Gorrie staff consistently demonstrated expert knowledge, customer focus and professionalism in building our new 23,800 square-foot advanced technology facility ahead of schedule and on budget,” said C Spire COO Kevin Hankins. “This is well-deserved recognition for their efforts.”
In addition to the award from CMAA South Atlanta Chapter, this design-build project also earned two national Excellence in Construction awards from the (ABC), including a first-place Eagle award and a Productivity award. Additionally, the project earned accolades from the Alabama and Mississippi chapters of ABC.
Serving as design-builder, Brasfield & Gorrie partnered with architects and as well as engineer on this project for C Spire.