CONGRATULATIONS! R. B. Baker earned NAPA’s 2016 Diamond Quality Commendation for Garden City. Earning the Commendation demonstrates to its employees, neighboring community, customers, and the asphalt paving industry that R.B. Baker is dedicated to continuous improvement resulting in excellent product quality. This recognition exemplifies commitment to excellence and leadership efforts of spreading excellence among all […]
Reeves Construction, West Region is excited to announce the construction of its new maintenance shop in Macon, GA. The new building will be located behind the Gray Highway office. Construction began on August 8, 2016 and the expected completion date is December 30, 2016. The new shop has 5 bays, 2 offices, a tool room, […]
As of January 1, 2017, Reeves will acquire the bridge division of HRI, Inc. located in Blacksburg, SC. This new division will operate under our Sloan Construction Company brand and adds 75 employees to the Reeves family of business. The bridge operation was originally started at Sloan and later transferred to HRI, both being Colas […]
In October, Sloan Construction acquired Lakeside Asphalt located in Piedmont, SC. The facility is located on Highway 20, just south of I-85 on the west side of Greenville. Sloan will maintain and operate the plant at its current location. With this acquisition, Sloan will be in a much stronger position to compete in portions of […]
The Augusta Corporate Park is becoming a bigger magnet for business and Reeves is breaking ground on a new road for the park. A groundbreaking ceremony was held on Monday, October 17th at the cul-de-sac of Valencia Way. The Mayor of Augusta, Hardie Davis, Jr. was present at the event. All guests in attendance were […]
The first Wattway experimental site in the United States is inaugurated Tuesday, December 20th in Georgia. Wattway, invented by Colas, a transport infrastructure world leader, in partnership with the French National Institute of Solar Energy (Ines) is a solar panel system installed on the road’s surface that captures solar energy to produce renewable energy. Launched […]
There has been a whirlwind of activity around our new Safety Program initiative since the start of implementation in June. At the last Safety Steering Team meeting, it was decided to call our new Safety Program, Stand Up for Safety.
National Safety Stand-Down highlights importance of preventing falls, leading cause of worker death, serious injury in the construction industry OSHA, other federal agencies announce weeklong initiative, May 2-6, 2016 WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration and other federal safety agencies announced today that they have designated May 2-6, 2016, […]
Reeves Construction, R.B. Baker Construction, Southeast Emulsion, and Sloan Construction planted trees for Earth Day April 22, 2016. The harvested fruit will be given to Retirement Homes and Homeless shelter.
National Work Zone Awareness Week (NWZAW) is an annual spring campaign held at the start of construction season to encourage safe driving through highway work zones. The key message is for drivers to use extra caution in work zones. The theme for National Work Zone Awareness Week 2016 is “Don’t Be That Driver” This year’s […]