Georgia


Crews Make Headway On $63M I-16/I-75 Improvement Project

Since ground was broken in April 2017 on the Georgia Department of Transportation's (GDOT) I-16/I-75 Improvement Project in Macon, crews from E.R. Snell Contractor Inc. and C.W. Matthews Contracting Company Inc....


Sean Larkin Joins Yoder & Frey as Georgia Territory Manager

Sean Larkin has joined the Yoder & Frey team. He will concentrate on the state of Georgia as well as other projects across the United States. Larkin joins Yoder & Frey with a broad background in the industry, having worked in construction in his early years after leaving college....


Hall County, Ga., the Site of Seven Current or Future Road Projects

The dynamic area of Georgia's Hall County, northeast of Atlanta, is a busy one as far as road and bridge projects, and that trend is expected continue for the foreseeable future. At the May 4 meeting of the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce's annual transportation forum, many of them were discussed, according to the Gainesville Times....


New $308M Signia by Hilton Hotel Begins Construction in Atlanta

A joint venture between Skanska USA and SG Contracting Inc. began construction in downtown Atlanta on a $308.3 million Hilton hotel adjacent to the Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC). The 40-story, 1.2 million-sq....


New MacKay River Bridge Likely to Be Built Near Brunswick, Ga.

Chances are good that a new bridge will be built on the F.J. Torras Causeway across the MacKay River, linking St. Simons Island and Brunswick, according to the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT)....


Ussery Services Forestry Mulching Hosts Demo Event

Traditionally, a manufacturer will work with a contractor for sourcing a location to hold a product demo and does the lion share of the work to coordinate all aspects and to bring in attendees. Such was not the case for a recent contractor mulching demo event in Sterling, Ga., just outside the city limits of Brunswick....


Joey Martin Holds Annual North Georgia Spring Auction

The Joey Martin Auctioneers Annual North Georgia Springtime Auction in Blairsville, Ga., on April 24, 2021, was packed with registered bidders from all over the Southeast Despite a rainy, raw day in Blairsville, contractors, dealers and farmers kept rolling in all morning ready to get registered to bid on an extensive lineup of construction equipment, farm equipment and implements, commercial trucks, vehicles and much more....


MHC Puts Customers First With New McDonough Facility

Murphy-Hoffman Company's (MHC) full-service truck dealership in McDonough has relocated to a new facility off Interstate 75, making it the largest MHC location in Georgia. MHC Kenworth – South Atlanta's new full-service dealership offers 32 service and 14 body shop bays, a down draft paint booth, expanded parts department and new and used truck sales....


Takeuchi Officially Opens New Training Center With Ribbon-Cutting Event

Takeuchi-US hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house at its new 37,000-sq.-ft. training center at 113 Bonnie Valentine Way in Pendergrass, Ga., on March 25. Located next door to the company's headquarters, the Takeuchi Training Center will now be the site of sales and technical instruction for the company's salespeople, dealer principals, dealer technicians and corporate dealer trainers....


Georgia Gov. Kemp Announces Timeline for Upgrades to SR 316

New reconstruction and improvement efforts along 35 mi. of Georgia State Route 316 in Gwinnett, Barrow and Oconee counties will get under way by 2025, according to Gov. Brian Kemp. The rebuild is currently projected to cost almost $829 million....






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