State-of-the-Art Concrete Building Solutions

J. P. Carrara & Sons, Inc., (JPC) a third generation family-owned company, emerged from humble beginnings to become a leading fabricator of precast/prestressed concrete products, ready-mixed concrete and aggregates in the northeastern U.S. The company does everything from the extraction of raw materials to delivery of finished product.

J. P. Carrara & Sons

A Forward Thinking Engineering Firm

Matern engineers mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection systems to provide basic infrastructure services like lighting, temperature control, running water, Internet and fire protection in large commercial buildings. The company offers a multi-division design, engineering and commissioning services in new and existing buildings. Ryan B. Strandquest, senior vice president and Erica Shay, director of marketing and business development, told us more about the firm and its services.

Matern Professional Engineering

The Subject Matter Experts

Comprehensive engineering firm Integrated Project Services (IPS) was established to revolutionize how capital projects and efficient operating can be achieved for clients who manufacture life-enhancing products around the world.

Integrated Project Services

Full-Service, Future-proof Design

Architectural design firm, HLW International, offers much more to clients than the average architectural establishment, with specialties including interior and sustainability services. Headquartered in New York City with additional offices in London, Los Angeles, Shanghai, and New Jersey, HLW’s aim moving forward is to further grow its global presence. We spoke with Managing Partner John Gering.

HLW International

Creating Buildings that Stand the Test of Time

Rogers, Lovelock & Fritz, Inc. (RLF) is the oldest architectural, engineering, and interior design firm in the State of Florida that is still operational. Founded in 1935 in Winter Park, Florida by acclaimed architect James Gamble Rogers II, the firm is responsible for many of Central Florida’s historic homes.

Rogers, Lovelock & Fritz

Devoted to Constructing a Great Place to Work

Lunacon Construction Group is a Hispanic-owned and woman-owned construction company based in Miami. It was founded in 2007 by its current CEO, Patricia Bonilla, who holds a Bachelors in Civil Engineering, and Masters in Construction Management. Patricia has since grown Lunacon to a multimillion dollar company.


The National Association of Women in Construction Brings Positive Change to the Industry

The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) has headquarters in Fort Worth, Texas with 122 chapters across the country and over four thousand women-only members. It was initially established as Women in Construction in Fort Worth in 1953.


Forward Looking

For 45 years, H & W Electrical has been providing the Greenville, South Carolina commercial and industrial market with quality workmanship at honest prices. Founded in 1973 by current owner Richard D. Holcombe, the electrical services firm offers a full spectrum of design and build, lighting design, process and control, industrial and commercial installation, in-house engineering, plant maintenance, and strategic outage services.

H & W Electrical

North Carolina’s Oldest General Contractor Celebrates 128 Years

Today, when many small businesses have long since been sold or offer few opportunities for family members, D. J. Rose & Son, Inc. has endured for 128 years and is thriving. The company was founded in 1890 by his grandfather, David Jeptha Rose, and Dillon Rose Sr. is now third generation president, joined by his son Dillon, Jr. and Bill Marshburn.

D.J. Rose & Son, Inc.

Giving Family Success New Meaning for Four Generations

For over fifty years, McKnight Construction has been performing commercial construction throughout the southeastern states. The company offers construction management, bid build, and design build services, and the team’s consistent dedication to quality has built a reputation that proceeds them. I spoke with Will McKnight and his daughter Jane Marie Kinsey, to learn more about McKnight Construction Company Inc. and how it navigates the market.

McKnight Construction Company

More Than Just a Trend

The construction industry is typically slow to evolve. Despite the existence of countless new innovations and technologies, and safer, better ways to do things, it is an industry where tried and true construction methods and long-accepted materials are seldom replaced by a new product or approach.

April 17, 2021, 8:36 PM EDT