All posts by Julia McCann

Blair Construction Hires Safety Coordinator

Blair Construction, Inc. has hired Scott McKee as its new safety coordinator. With bachelor’s and master’s degrees in forestry from Virginia Tech, McKee previously worked for an insurance company in the forest products industry to provide safety and risk assessment services for logging and sawmill companies. He held that position for nine years, working with […]

Josh Hyler Joins Blair Construction as Estimator

Beginning June 28, 2021, Joshua Hyler joined Blair Construction, Inc. as the company’s newest estimator. Hyler, who lives just south of Danville, will begin training under one of Blair Construction’s longest-tenured employees, Vice President of Estimation Ken BeCraft, who has been with the company since 1989. Blair Construction President Tim Clark also praised Hyler’s experience, […]

Morton Becomes Newest Project Manager at Blair Construction

Blair Construction, Inc. has filled a new position with a familiar face. Robert Morton, who had been with the company part-time while finishing his building construction degree, transitioned into his new full-time role as an assistant project manager. In addition to his prior experience with the company, Morton’s resume includes a Bachelor of Science in […]

Bowling Enters Superintendent Role with Blair Construction

Blair Construction, Inc. has appointed Stephen Bowling as the company’s newest jobsite superintendent. Bowling’s experience in the construction industry spans 12 years, during which he has served as a supervisor in the planning and construction of numerous large-scale commercial and public properties. Among his past projects are conference centers, athletics facilities, plazas, and aquatic parks. […]

Blair contracting for new Danville police headquarters project

Photo credit John Crane, Danville Register & Bee Danville is just months away from getting a new police headquarters. The $17 million project at the former Dan River Inc. executive office building off Memorial Drive is moving along as scheduled and is expected to be complete in March. “The plan is to move into the […]

Blair Construction Breaks Ground on Rustburg Middle School

Blair Construction today broke ground on the new Rustburg Middle School building. The new 136,500-square-foot structure can hold 750 students and will cost about $41.3 million. Plans designed with future expansion in mind include an auxiliary gym, wider halls and other utilities to make expansion easier. “Blair Construction is honored to continue its relationship with […]

Blair Construction announced as IALR building project partner

The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research (IALR) announced Tuesday [December 22, 2020] it has broken ground on a $25.5 million, 51,250-square-foot manufacturing center on its Danville campus. The Center for Manufacturing Advancement (CMA) will offer space for manufacturing companies establishing or expanding their presence in Southern Virginia. The project is funded by the commonwealth […]

Tim Clark named to Virginia Business’ Virginia 500 Power List

Blair Construction President Tim Clark was recently named to the Virginia Business Journal Virginia 500 Power List 2020. The list highlights the state’s most powerful and influential leaders by sector. Read below to learn more about Tim. Clark was born and raised in Howard County, Maryland where he was the only child of Jimmie and […]

Article featuring Blair-built welding building at Danville Community College

Blair Construction is proud to have worked on this project for Danville Community College. We love being involved in the growth of local educational institutions. From the article: “This is proof positive of what is right in American politics and American society,” said DCC President Dr. Bruce Scism. “People who are able to have a […]