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RB Baker — Georgia Port Authority

In April 2015, R.B. Baker Construction entered into a $20 million fast track contract with the Georgia Port Authority (GPA) for the Gate 8 and Empty Yard Depot Phases 1 & 2 project. The project scope is to develop a 55 acre site that includes two new security gate access points and 24 acres of […]

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Reeves Construction West – Proud Sponsor for the Middle Georgia River of Life

Reeves Construction West was proud once again to be a sponsor for the Middle Georgia River of Life. The River of Life is a conglomerate of youth groups from churches from Gray, Macon, Columbus, Cordele, Americus, and several other locations. Along with the local DFACS and Rebuild Macon the youth and adult leaders, re-painted, re-built. […]

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Scott Fant named Transportation Advocate of the Year

The South Carolina Asphalt Pavement Association (SCAPA) announced on July 31st that Sloan Construction’s Scott Fant was awarded with the 2015 Transportation Advocate of the Year award for his tireless efforts to gain legislative support for issues important to the asphalt pavement industry, including road funding and work zone safety. Presented at SCAPA’s Summer Conference, […]

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Boris Ursat Joins Reeves Team as VP of the North Region

Boris Ursat joined the Reeves team as VP of the North Region on July 27, 2015. Boris began his career 20 years ago as a civil engineer for an earthworks company with 6 of those years in the French West Indies as an Operations Manager. Boris comes to Reeves from Corsica, France where he worked […]

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R.B. Baker—CPR and First Aid Training

R. B. Baker Construction held a CPR and First Aid Training Class on Saturday, June 20th at the Mighty Eighty Air Force Museum. The class was taught by Colin Douglas and Gregg Braswell. We had 58 employees in attendance. The morning session started off with First Aid Training and we finished up after lunch with […]

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It’s Hot Outside! Stay Hydrated

Many people are exposed to heat on some jobs, outdoors or in hot indoor environments. Operations involving high air temperatures, radiant heat sources, high humidity, direct physical contact with hot objects, or strenuous physical activities have a high potential for causing heat-related illness. Outdoor operations conducted in hot weather and direct sun, such as farm […]

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Goal Zero is Not Just a Slogan – It’s Our Journey to Safety Excellence

Goal Zero is our Journey to Safety Excellence. During June 15 thru June 19, 2015, Reeves Construction Company and it’s subsidiaries, celebrated Colas Safety Week. Our president, Robert Ponton, along with Jarrod Crum, Corporate Safety Manager, toured job sites and facilities to talk with our employees about the importance of safety and our safety culture. […]

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Reeves Kicks Off Colas Safety Week – Goal Zero Campaign

As we celebrate National Safety Month in June, Reeves Construction embraces the Colas GOAL ZERO Campaign. This is a Symbolic Reminder of our commitment to Zero Injuries and Zero Incidents. There are no other core values or beliefs more important as the Goal Zero and the principle that all accidents are preventable with proper preparation, […]

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ARTBA Launching Next Wave of Digital Grassroots Campaign on Highway Trust Fund

Congress has returned to Washington, D.C. this week, having passed another short-term transportation spending authorization at the 11th hour before leaving town for the Memorial Day recess. That means it’s time for ARTBA members and other industry professionals to rededicate their efforts to keeping the pressure on lawmakers to fix the Highway Trust Fund’s (HTF) […]

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Safety First, Check!

June is National Safety Month. This month, we are kicking it off with our Art Contest Winner, Brett Peavy, son of Michael Peavy with R.B. Baker Construction. Brett nailed it with his outline of PPE! We are proud to showcase Brett’s fine artistic abilities as we kick off National Safety Month in June! Since PPE […]

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