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  • Olde Dominion Agricultural Complex (ODAC) – Commingling Barn and Outdoor Arena

    Chatham, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2019

    Composition: Pre-Engineered Steel

    Finishes: Wood panel siding and grooved concrete floor to help cattle's traction.

    Description:
    These are pre-engineered, open-air, metal buildings designed for commingling as well as an outdoor riding arena.

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    Square footage:
    23,000

    Contract Financial:
    $800,000

    Project Manager:
    Bobby Adkins

    Olde Dominion Agricultural Complex (ODAC) – Farm Credit

    Chatham, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2018

    Composition: Pre-Engineered Steel

    Finishes: Drywall, carpet tiles, luxury vinyl tile, vinyl wall base, laminate cabinetry, acoustical ceilings, and white storefront entry doors and windows.

    Description:
    This was a pre-engineered metal building. Blair created and installed a custom-made fiberglass cupola on the roof to match the adjacent Olde Dominion Agriculture Complex's cupola, which was also built by Blair.

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    Architect / Designer:
    Blair and Michael Maurakis

    Square footage:
    4,500

    Contract Financial:
    $715,000

    Project Manager:
    Ben Sharp

    Olde Dominion Agricultural Complex (ODAC) – Farmers Market Offices

    Gretna, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Composition: Wood

    Finishes: Polished Concrete

    Description:
    The Old Dominion Agricultural Complex Farmers Market offices project included a pole barn large enough to accommodate all the vendors selling their local goods.

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    Architect / Designer:
    Blair Construction

    Square footage:
    10,000

    Contract Financial:
    $10,000

    Smith River Sports Complex

    Martinsville, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Composition: Wood

    Finishes: Drywall, FRP, Tile, Epoxy floor

    Description:
    The Smith River Sports Complex in Martinsville is a public sports center with 6 fields to host both football and soccer games. Two are turf fields that were replaced in 2019. There is a walking trail around the complex, driving range, and a playground.

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    Architect / Designer:
    Beechgrove Design Landscape Architecture

    Contract Financial:
    $2,100,000

    Comments:
    New turf fields and refresh of all existing buildings.

    Kyocera SGS

    Danville, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Composition: Pre-engingeered steel, masonry/block

    Finishes: Drywall, Ceramic Tile, Carpet, Pre-finshed Panels, Acoustical ceilings, Suspended Ceiling Tile

    Description:
    SGS Kyocera in Danville is a combination of a pre-engineered metal building and structural steel which features a round rotunda with an open floor plan.

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    Architect / Designer:
    Architectural Partners

    Square footage:
    28,000

    Contract Financial:
    $4,500,000

    Comments:
    Epoxy flooring with the Kyocera Logo in the floor

    Blair Construction Inc.

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 1979

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    Blair Construction Inc.

    Gretna, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 1979

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    Owner:
    Blair Construction, Inc.

    Centra Medical Center

    Danville, Va

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2017

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    Overfinch North America Inc.

    Danville, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2017

    Composition: Pre-Engineered Steel with Masonry Veneer

    Finishes: Carpet, acoustical tiles, ceramic, metal studs, and drywall.

    Description:
    This project was a renovation to an existing vehicle customization plant. Blair created high-end finishes, vehicle turntable, and ceramic tile for high-end auto showroom.

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    Owner:
    Overfinch North America

    Square footage:
    12,000

    Contract Financial:
    $500,000

    Project Manager:
    Bobby Adkins

    Gretna Dairy Queen

    Gretna, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2016

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    Benchmark Community Bank

    South Boston, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2007

    Composition: Structural Steel; Masonry/Brick

    Finishes: Drywall, Ceramic tile, carpet, acoustical ceilings, vinyl wall covering

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    Owner:
    Benchmark Community Bank

    Architect / Designer:
    ESD Architecture

    Square footage:
    9,000

    Contract Financial:
    $1,435,000

    Comments:
    New bank featuring pre-cast concrete entrance in South Boston, VA

    ICF

    Martinsville, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2012

    Composition: Str. Steel, Concrete, TPO roof, Glass

    Finishes: Drywall, ceramic tile, terrazzo, carpet, susp. acous. ceiling

    Description:
    ICF International is a 90,000 square foot building consisting of office space and call center operations. The building is structural steel, precast concrete wall, TPO roof, and glass structure. The interior has a 12,000 square foot training mezzanine with floor to ceiling glass and terrazzo floors to provide staff a scenic overlook of both the buildings surroundings and the work floor. The building was completed in 5 months from first concrete pour to setting the furniture.

    ICF was an economic development project located in the Patriot Center. The building is a modernized, 90,000 square foot operations center for government contractors. The building is a picture of modern workspace with voluminous employee facilities, vivid colors, extensive glass and high-end finishes. It is a textbook example of economic development projects in Southside Virginia.

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    Owner:
    ICF International

    Architect / Designer:
    Morgan, Gick, McBeath & Assoc.

    Square footage:
    90,000

    Contract Financial:
    $9,190,000

    Comments:
    Volume ceiling, vivid colors, high-end finishes

    Institute for Advanced Learning & Research

    Danville, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2004

    Composition: Structural Steel;Masonry/Brick

    Finishes: Drywall, Wallboard, Wallpaper, Ceramic Tile, Terrazzo, Carpet, Acoustical Ceilings, Rasied Computer Floor; Stainless Steel handrails throughout building

    Description:
    The Institute is a 90,000 square foot, two story, state of the art, continuing education facility with conference rooms and banquet facilities. The project was completed in a little over a year and had a large change order in regards to the building information technology systems. The building exterior includes oversize brick, slate, glass, and ground face block. The round, two story atrium sets the building apart from any structure in the region. When visitors ask for directions to the Institute, most area residents know exactly which building they are referencing due to the unique construction.

    The Institute is a facility that includes teaching space, administration space, a grand atrium, an auditorium, a conference center and research/laboratory space. The two story wing for teaching and administration has state of the art classrooms, conference rooms, and office space. The heart of the building is the clearstory atrium that is a round, two story, full height glass space. The atrium opens into a 200 seat teaching auditorium and the Great Hall. A large conference center with a seating capacity of 800, the Great Hall can be separated into 6 smaller spaces. It is flanked by access halls and a catering kitchen. The research wing is a two story wing that has been upfit to include automotive labs, plant biology labs, plastics labs, and graduate student space.

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    Owner:
    Danville/Pittsylvania Co.Industrial Facilities Authority

    Architect / Designer:
    Dewberry

    Square footage:
    60,000

    Contract Financial:
    $15,539,000

    Comments:
    The Institute combined state-of-the-art education, research, manufacturing, and conference center space in Danville, VA

    Danville Shell Building #2

    Danville, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 1988

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    Owner:
    Danville Industrial Development Council

    Architect / Designer:
    Calvert, Lewis & Associates

    Contract Financial:
    $1,348,000

    Delta Star

    Lynchburg, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2011

    Composition: Pre-eng Steel

    Finishes: Pre-finished panels

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    Owner:
    Delta Star

    Architect / Designer:
    Master Engineers and Designers, Inc.

    Contract Financial:
    $474,000

    Dan River Business Development Center

    Danville, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2001

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    Owner:
    Pittsylvania County Board of Supervisors

    Architect / Designer:
    Dewberry

    Contract Financial:
    $2,168,000

    Gretna Volunteer Fire Department

    Gretna, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2004

    Composition: Pre-eng Steel; Structural Steel; Masonry/Brick

    Finishes: Drywall, Ceramic Tile, Epoxy Floor

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    Owner:
    Gretna Fire Department

    Architect / Designer:
    Design/Build

    Square footage:
    12,000

    Contract Financial:
    $567,000

    Comments:
    New local volunteer fire department with residence quarters above common & apparatus areas

    Greensville County Industrial Park (Aerial)

    Emporia, VA

    Project Type(s):

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    Southside Virginia Education Center

    Emporia, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2010

    Composition: Structural Steel; Masonry/Block; Wood

    Finishes: Drywall, ceramic tile, acoustical ceilings, resilient floor, polished & stained concrete floors

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    Owner:
    Greensville County Board of Supervisors

    Architect / Designer:
    Baxter Bailey & Associates

    Square footage:
    45,000

    Contract Financial:
    $2,365,000

    PRA

    Danville, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2005

    Composition: Tilt-up concrete

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    Owner:
    PRA Group, Inc.

    Architect / Designer:
    KSBA Architects

    Square footage:
    50,000

    Contract Financial:
    $1,423,000

    Comments:
    Blair performed site work, concrete foundations, tilt wall panel construction, structural steel, and exterior finishes for out-of-state contractor

    Movement Bank

    Danville, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2009

    Composition: Structural Steel

    Finishes: Drywall, Plaster, Tile Wall, Terrazzo, Carpet, Acoustical Ceilings

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    Owner:
    Movement Bank

    Architect / Designer:
    Design/Build

    Square footage:
    9,000

    Contract Financial:
    $489,000

    Comments:
    Grand remodel of 1950's built historic banking downtown

    Foster Fuels

    Brookneal, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2007

    Composition: Pre-eng Steel; Masonry/Block; Pre-cast Concrete

    Finishes: Drywall, wallpaper, ceramic tile, carpet, acoustical ceilings, hardwood floor

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    Owner:
    Foster Fuels, Inc.

    Architect / Designer:
    Design/Build

    Square footage:
    18,000

    Contract Financial:
    $2,325,000

    Chatham Volunteer Fire Department

    Chatham, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2004

    Composition: Pre-eng Steel; Masonry/Block

    Finishes: Drywall, Ceramic Tile, Acoustical Ceilings

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    Owner:
    Town of Chatham

    Architect / Designer:
    Dewberry

    Contract Financial:
    $725,000

    Comments:
    New local volunteer fire department with residence quarters above commons & apparatus areas

    Cyber Park Road

    Danville, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2004

    Composition: n/a

    Finishes: asphalt & concrete

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    Owner:
    Danville/Pittsylvania Co. Industrial Facilities Authority

    Architect / Designer:
    Dewberry

    Square footage:
    n/a

    Contract Financial:
    $2,157,000

    Comments:
    3/4 mile EDA-funded roadway & associated utilities

    Turn 2 Carwash

    Rustburg, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2009

    Composition: Pre-eng Steel

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    Owner:
    F&C Property Development Co, LLC

    Architect / Designer:
    Dominion Seven Architects

    Square footage:
    6,000

    Contract Financial:
    $676,000

    Toll Brothers, Inc.

    Emporia, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2006

    Composition: Pre-eng Steel; Masonry/Block

    Finishes: Drywall, Ceramic Tile, Acoustical ceilings, epoxy floor

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    Owner:
    Toll VA III, LP

    Architect / Designer:
    Design/Build

    Square footage:
    60,000

    Contract Financial:
    $1,660,000

    Comments:
    New 60,000 sq. ft. warehouse, door manufacturing facility and main office in Emporia, VA

    Virginia International Raceway

    Alton, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2008

    Composition: Pre-eng steel

    Finishes: Drywall, acous. ceiling

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    Owner:
    Virginia Motorsports Technology Park, LLC

    Architect / Designer:
    Eden & Associates, P.C.

    Square footage:
    14,400

    Contract Financial:
    $618,000

    Virginia International Raceway

    Alton, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2011

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    Owner:
    SASCO Sports LLC

    Contract Financial:
    $36,000

    Virginia International Raceway

    Alton, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2013

    Composition: Pre-eng steel, Masonry/block

    Finishes: Drywall, vinyl tile, acous. ceilings

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    Owner:
    VIJO, LLC

    Architect / Designer:
    Mike Maurakis

    Square footage:
    5,000

    Contract Financial:
    $1,925,000

    Virginia International Raceway

    Alton, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2007

    Composition: Pre-eng Steel

    Finishes: Drywall, Acoustical Ceilings, ResilientFloor

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    Owner:
    VIJO, LLC

    Architect / Designer:
    Eden & Associates, P.C.

    Square footage:
    15,000

    Contract Financial:
    $1,005,000

    Foster Fuels

    Brookneal, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2008

    Composition: Pre-eng Steel

    Finishes: n/a

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    Owner:
    Foster Fuels, Inc.

    Architect / Designer:
    Design/Build

    Contract Financial:
    $314,000

    Foster Fuels

    Brookneal, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2007

    Composition: Pre-eng Steel

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    Owner:
    Foster Fuels, Inc.

    Architect / Designer:
    Design/Build

    Square footage:
    8,000

    Contract Financial:
    $172,000

    Quality Culvert

    Emporia, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2009

    Composition: Pre-eng Steel

    Finishes: Drywall, Acoustical Ceilings, Resilient Floor

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    Owner:
    Quality Culverts

    Architect / Designer:
    Design/Build

    Square footage:
    40,000

    Contract Financial:
    $1,937,000

    Comments:
    New HDPE & Concrete Pipe Manufacturing Facility

    Sanfacon Virginia

    Brookneal, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2005

    Composition: Structural Steel; Masonry/Brick

    Finishes: Drywall, carpet, acoustical ceilings, epoxy floor

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    Owner:
    Sanfacon Industries

    Architect / Designer:
    Design/Build

    Square footage:
    80,000

    Contract Financial:
    $526,000

    Comments:
    Office remodel & assistance in manufacturing process set up

    Reynolds-Clark

    Gretna, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2007

    Composition: Masonry/Block

    Finishes: Drywall, Carpet, Acoustical Ceilings, Resilient Floor

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    Owner:
    Reynolds-Clark

    Architect / Designer:
    Design/Build

    Square footage:
    6,000

    Contract Financial:
    $218,000

    Comments:
    Gretna-based engineering firm; Adaptive Reuse from 1930's general store & 1950's appliance store

    Sadler Shopping Center

    Emporia, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2008

    Composition: Pre-eng Steel; EFIS

    Finishes: Drywall, carpet acoustical ceilings

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    Owner:
    Sadler Brothers Oil Company

    Architect / Designer:
    Retnauer Baynes Associates, LLC

    Square footage:
    12,000

    Contract Financial:
    $854,000

    Red-E Carwash

    Chatham, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2007

    Composition: Pre-eng Steel; Masonry/Block

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    Owner:
    South End Leasing, Inc.

    Architect / Designer:
    Design/Build

    Square footage:
    5,000

    Contract Financial:
    $405,000

    Comments:
    Laser car wash in Chatham, VA

    IALR

    Danville, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2004

    Composition: Structural Steel;Masonry/Brick

    Finishes: Drywall, Wallboard, Wallpaper, CeramicTile, Terrazzo, Carpet, Acoustical Ceilings, Rasied Computer Floor; Stainless Steel handrails throughout building

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    Owner:
    Danville/Pittsylvania Co. Industrial Facilities Authority

    Architect / Designer:
    Dewberry

    Square footage:
    60,000

    Contract Financial:
    $15,540,000

    Comments:
    The Institute combinedstate-of-the-art education, research, manufacturing, and conference center space in Danville, VA

    Patriot Rail Company, LLC

    Keysville, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2007

    Composition: Masonry/Block; wood

    Finishes: Drywall, Carpet, Acoustical Ceilings

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    Owner:
    Patriot Rail Company, LLC

    Architect / Designer:
    Design/Build

    Square footage:
    9,000

    Contract Financial:
    $273,000

    Comments:
    2-story office/personnel building

    Olde Dominion Agricultural Complex

    Chatham, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2011

    Composition: Pre-eng Steel

    Finishes: Drywall, Acoustical Ceilings, ResilientFloor

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    Owner:
    Olde Dominion Agricultural Foundation

    Architect / Designer:
    Design/Build

    Square footage:
    90,000

    Contract Financial:
    $2,142,000

    Comments:
    State-of-the-art horse/livestockexpo center with 10,000 sq ft of conference center space and farm related private and government services offices

    Keysville Shell Building

    Keysville, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2003

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    Owner:
    Charlotte County Industrial Development Authority

    Contract Financial:
    $903,000

    Norris Funeral Service & Crematory

    Danville, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2004

    Composition: Masonry/Block; wood

    Finishes: Drywall, carpet, acoustical ceiling

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    Owner:
    David & Michelle Norris

    Architect / Designer:
    Cynthia A. Tobin

    Square footage:
    15,000

    Contract Financial:
    $1,021,000

    Sleep Inn Emporia

    Emporia, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2007

    Composition: Wood; EFIS

    Finishes: Drywall, Carpet, Acoustical Ceilings

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    Owner:
    Akshar International, Inc.

    Architect / Designer:
    Surapun Rojanatavom, AIA

    Square footage:
    38,000

    Contract Financial:
    $3,147,000

    Comments:
    4-story hotel

    Fairfield Inn South Boston

    South Boston, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2011

    Composition: Wood; EFIS

    Finishes: Drywall, CT tile, carpet, acoustical ceilings

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    Owner:
    South Boston Hotel Partners, LP

    Architect / Designer:
    TAAG Architects

    Square footage:
    38,000

    Contract Financial:
    $5,732,000

    Comments:
    4-story hotel

    Axxor

    Ringgold, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 2012

    Composition: Pre-eng steel, Masonry/block

    Finishes: Drywall, ceramic tile, carpet, acous.ceilings

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    Owner:
    Pittsylvania County Industrial Development Authority

    Square footage:
    70,000

    Contract Financial:
    $1,916,000

    Kangaroo Fueling Station

    Blairs, VA

    Project Type(s):

    Completion: 1997

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    Owner:
    Mr. & Mrs. William Rogers Jr.

    Contract Financial:
    $832,000