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Precision Walls, Inc. Welcomes Back Rich Sula
Precision Walls is pleased to announce that Rich Sula has rejoined the Triangle team as Sr. Project Manager for large projects. His background with Precision Walls and in the commercial construction industry makes him a great asset to the team.
Precision Walls Earns Safety Award from US Army Corps of Engineers
Precision Walls, Inc. was presented the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers safety award for its work on the Pope Air Traffic Control Tower in Fayetteville, NC. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District, presented Precision Walls with the “Sustained Superior Safety Performance Award” (Medium Subcontractor Category for the Third Quarter of 2012) on Wednesday, August 8, 2012, during their quarterly “Serious about Safety” luncheon. This certificate of achievement was for their accomplishment of quality construction while upholding the highest standards of safety performance in the construction of the Pope Air Traffic Control Tower. Precision Walls was nominated based on factors including safety statistics, project complexity, hazards associated with the work, and the company’s safety program and policies. At the time of the award, work was 90% complete with zero lost- time accidents.
Precision Walls, Inc. Earns Top Safety Awards From NC Dept of Labor
The NC Department of Labor’s Safety Awards Program recognizes companies throughout the state that achieve and maintain good safety records. Precision Walls was recently recognized at the NC Dept of Labor’s (NCDOL) annual Safety awards ceremony in Raleigh for having an incidence rate at 50% below the national average for their industry. Ongoing employee engagement and commitment to safety at all branch locations resulted in Precision Walls receiving a total of five safety awards.
Precision Walls Promotes Christensen to VP of Finance
Christensen promoted from Corporate Controller to Vice-President of Finance
Precision Walls, Inc. is pleased to announce that Matthew Christensen, CPA has been promoted from Corporate Controller to Vice-President of Finance. In his new position, Christensen will lead the company’s financial operations including accounting, financial reporting, and information technology. He will be responsible for all accounting, financial and information technology activities including: benchmarking, forecasting, cash management, risk mitigation, internal controls, billings, accounts receivable and accounts payable.
Precision Walls, Inc. Welcomes New Hire Bob Cochran
Cochran joins the Triangle team as Sr. Project Manager
Precision Walls, Inc. welcomes Bob Cochran to its Triangle branch project management team as a Senior Project Manager. With over 25 years of experience in the construction industry, Cochran brings a proven track record in building client relationships and developing new business. Cochran’s responsibilities as a Senior Project Manager for the Triangle branch includes all aspects of the project from pre-construction, contracts and budget control, to over-seeing the project to completion. He has the overall responsibility for the successful initiation, planning, execution and closure of new commercial projects.
Derrick Donegan Joins Precision Walls as Sales Estimator
Precision Walls, Inc. is excited to announce the newest addition to our estimating team, Derrick Donegan. As a Sales Estimator for the Tennessee branch, Donegan will be responsible for preparing cost estimates and establishing the estimated completion rate and progress related to new Precision Walls’ commercial building projects. He is committed to building client relationships and developing new business.
Precision Walls Featured in AWCI’s Construction Dimensions
Precision Walls, Inc. is featured in the March 2012 issue of AWCI’s Construction Dimensions magazine. The article describes Precision Walls involvement in the construction of the 150,000 square foot NASCAR Hall of Fame construction project in Charlotte NC. Precision Walls was contracted to work on the hall’s interior/exterior light gauge framing, drywall partitions, and gypsum ceilings and finishes.
Precision Walls Awarded 2011 GOLD STEP Award for Safety by ABC of Carolinas
Established in 1989 by the ABC National Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) Committee, the Safety Training and Evaluation Process (STEP) program was developed and written by contractors, for contractors. It incorporates both OSHA required safety data with self-assessment requirements to give a full, wide ranging report on the entire nature of a company's Safety Program. It is an organized approach for analyzing and developing safety and loss prevention programs. All companies claim that safety is a priority; with STEP you can prove it. This is the fourth consecutive year that Precision Walls has been awarded this award.
Boeing FAB Project Wins ABC Excellence In Construction Merit Award
Congratulations to the Charlotte team for winning the ABC of the Carolinas Excellence in Construction Merit Award for The Boeing FAB-787 Dreamliner Plant Project located in Charleston SC. Precision Walls, Inc. was contracted by the Joint Venture Group of BRPH/BE&K/Turner to perform the drywall scope of work on the Boeing FAB Expansion project. Our scope included: interior light gauge steel framing, drywall partitions and acoustical and gypsum ceilings, soffits and finishes. This project began in August 2009 and was completed in August 2011.
Precision Walls Hires Danny Vipperman as Project Manager
Danny Vipperman joins Greer SC team
Vipperman brings with him 12 years of experience in the commercial construction industry and 7 years of project management experience in the acoustical ceiling & drywall industry in the upstate area of South Carolina.
Precision Walls Hires Rocky Sizemore as Sales Estimator
Rocky Sizemore joins Nashville TN branch
Sizemore brings with him over 18 years of experience in the construction industry and extensive commercial drywall estimating experience. As a Sales Estimator for the Tennessee branch, he will be responsible for establishing new accounts, preparing estimates, and servicing established customers.
Precision Walls Promotes Osborne to General Manager
Terry Osborne to lead Nashville TN branch
Precision Walls, Inc. has promoted Terry Osborne to General Manager of the new Nashville, TN branch. Terry, who joined Precision Walls five years ago as an estimator/project manager, brings more than fourteen years of industry experience to the position.
Precision Walls Announces Opening of Tennessee Office
Precision Walls Continues Expansion to Meet Needs of Clients in Tennessee
Brian Allen, President of Precision Walls, Inc. announced today the opening of a new office in Tennessee. The new office will allow Precision Walls, a commercial contractor specializing in walls and ceilings, to better serve its existing client base and bolster growth in the region.
Michael Zinna Joins Charleston branch as Project Manager
In his new role as Project Manager, Zinna is responsible for managing and supervising the construction and delivery of multiple new projects.
Lewis and Snider Join the Precision Walls' Wilmington Team
In her new role as Administrative Assistant, Susan Lewis will be responsible for coordinating day to day activities and providing a wide range of administrative and office support activities to facilitate the efficient operation of the Wilmington branch. As the Account Executive for the Wilmington branch, Watson Snider will focus on developing and maintaining customer relations for the Wilmington office covering the territory from Swansboro NC to Murrells Inlet SC.
Precision Walls, Inc. Launches Pharma/Biotech Division
Precision Walls, Inc. one of the Southeast’s leading specialty contractors, recently launched a new division that will be completely dedicated to pharmaceutical and biotech projects. The Pharma/Biotech Division will offer a full range of Division 9 and Division 10 construction services to provide a single source for these closely related aspects of a project.
Precision Walls Hires Marshall Hindley as Sales Estimator
Marshall Hindley has joined the Raleigh branch as a Sales Estimator. He brings with him over 10 years of experience in the construction industry and extensive commercial drywall estimating experience.
Precision Walls Names John Christine Account Manager for Pharma/Biotech Division
John Christine has rejoined the Precision Walls, Inc. team as an Account Manager for the newly launched Pharmaceutical/Biotech Division.
Johnny Byrd Rejoins Precision Walls as Estimator
Precision Walls, Inc. welcomes back Johnny Byrd to the Raleigh branch as an Estimator. Byrd previously worked for Precision Walls from 1974 to 2009.
Fran McGinnis Rejoins Precision Walls, Inc. as Sr. Project Manager
Fran McGinnis, a Precision Walls veteran, has rejoined the team as a Senior Project Manager within the Raleigh branch.
Precision Walls, Inc. Hires New Project Manager and Staff Accountant
Precision Walls, Inc, one of the Southeast’s leading specialty contractors, announced today they have hired a new Project Manager, Rich Wilkie, and a new Staff Accountant, Megan Knox.
Bob Farmer promoted to General Manager of Wilmington NC Branch
Bob Farmer, a 7 year Precision Walls’ veteran, has 28 years experience in the construction industry, and lives our Mission Statement: “Our passion is building strong customer relationships and being the partner that helps drive your job”.
Richard Seate Named VP of Precision Walls’s Raleigh Branch
Seate recently relocated to the Raleigh area and previously served as General Manager of the company’s Wilmington, NC, Branch, winner of the 2010 Branch of the Year award.
Brian Allen Named ENR Southeast's Top 20 Under 40
Brian Allen, president of Precision Walls, Inc., was named among the talented individuals that started new divisions, found new markets and displayed leadership, diligence and integrity.
Precision Walls, Inc. Recognized with Top Construction Awards
The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of the Carolinas recently announced that two Precision Walls, Inc. projects were awarded ABC’s Excellence In Construction and Merit Awards; NC Museum of Art in Raleigh,NC and the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, NC.
Precision Walls, Inc is entering the Charleston, SC market
Precision Walls, Inc is entering the Charleston, SC market with a location at 7317 Peppermill Parkway, North Charleston.
Precision Walls made the Grant Thornton NC Top 100 list again!
The Grant Thornton North Carolina 100® is the annual rankings of the largest privately held companies in the Carolinas. Participation is voluntary.
Precision Walls is ranked #8 Specialty Contractor in the Southeast
Southeast Construction Magazine has ranked PWI as #8 in the Southeast Construction 2010 Top Specialty Contractors. This is a testament to the hard work and dedication to all PWI employees throughout the company.