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5 REASONS WHY CONSTRUCTION IS AN ESSENTIAL BUSINESS

The word essential has never trended more in our common vernacular. With the onslaught of changes around COVID-19, the term has sparked a lot of debate about what is “essential” and what is not.  For most places that have “shelter in place” orders, construction has been one of the few industries that have been considered [...]

By |2020-04-29T16:18:49-04:00April 29th, 2020|Commercial, Safety|0 Comments

Project Update: Cooper Completes Two Story Addition for West Forsyth High School

The students at West Forsyth will open the 2020-2021 school year with more space for the ever-growing campus.  Cooper & Company recently completed a 26,258 SF addition for the school located off Drew Rd in Cumming, GA. The new facility features an additional 18 classrooms to help relieve the existing mobile units on site.  Also, [...]

By |2020-03-25T07:57:59-04:00March 24th, 2020|Education: K-12|0 Comments

UPDATE: Cooper & Company’s Response to COVID -19 | What You Need to Know

Cooper & Company is continuously monitoring the current environment of our communities and the impact of COVID-19.   We have taken steps to ensure that we can serve our owners, architects, and sub-consultants in the best manner possible. As part of these considerations, we have decided that our office staff will be working remotely moving forward.  [...]

By |2020-03-16T14:34:49-04:00March 16th, 2020|Annoucements|0 Comments

Cooper & Company Welcomes Chris Maier as New Business Development Director

Cooper and Company General Contractors is excited to announce the appointment of Chris Maier as the company’s new Business Development Director effective January 6th, 2020. Mr. Maier joins Cooper with diversified experience in the A/E/C market serving in sales & management roles for the past ten years. Chris’s background began in service-oriented sales and evolved [...]

By |2020-01-08T19:55:27-05:00January 2nd, 2020|Annoucements|0 Comments

BUILD Magazine Announces Cooper & Company as a winner of The 2019 Construction & Engineering Awards

Cooper & Company is excited to announce their recognition as the 2019 recipient of BUILD Magazine's Best Full-Service General Contracting Company - Georgia & Best Civic Project Renovation awards.   Cooper was nominated for their recent work at Gwinnett County Fire Station #15 and Good Samaritan Health & Wellness. The ever-popular Construction & Engineering Awards, launched [...]

By |2019-09-20T16:31:43-04:00September 20th, 2019|Annoucements|0 Comments

Cooper & Company to host Topping Out Celebration at the City of Cornelia Municipal Complex

Cornelia, GA - The media and public are invited to join Cooper & Company General Contractors, Inc in conjunction with the Cornelia City Commissioners and the New Municipal Project Team as we celebrate a pivotal milestone for the new Cornelia Municipal Complex on Friday, September 6 at 10 AM. A topping out event is a [...]

By |2019-08-29T15:05:29-04:00August 29th, 2019|Annoucements|0 Comments

Forsyth County Government to Break Ground on New Fire Station

The Forsyth County Fire Department, Forsyth County Board of Commissioners, Croft & Associates, and Cooper & Company General Contractors, Inc. will officially break ground on the new Forsyth County Fire Station #11 on August 6th, 2019 at 10:00 am. The new fire station located off Pittman Rd. will feature a new approximately 12,000 SF, 4-Bay [...]

By |2019-08-01T13:04:16-04:00July 29th, 2019|Annoucements, Municipal & Government|0 Comments

Project Update: Habersham County Administrative Building Completion

Habersham County employees recently transitioned from the old government facility to the new facility at Jacobs Way in the Spring of 2019. The offices of Planning and Development, Human Resources, Commission/County Manager, Finance, IT, Public Works, Elections and Registration, Tax Commissioner and Tax Assessors Office are now located all under one roof. Prior to the [...]

By |2019-06-13T03:37:54-04:00June 13th, 2019|Municipal & Government|0 Comments

What is Value Engineering?

If you are not the proud owner of some type of management or engineering degree, then chances are that you may not be overly familiar with the term value engineering. Value engineering is often referred to as “VE” options in the architectural, engineering, and construction world.  When someone refers to providing Value engineering options, they [...]

By |2019-05-31T16:40:08-04:00May 31st, 2019|Helpful Hints|0 Comments