Press Releases

McCarthy Named 2014 Contractor of the Year by ENR Southwest

McCarthy was recently recognized by ENR Southwest as general contractor of the year for 2014. Founded as a family-owned business in 1864 during the height of the Civil War, McCarthy is now the nation’s 9th largest domestic general contractor with revenues exceeding $3 billion. This honor comes as McCarthy employees celebrate 150 years of building in America.
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McCarthy Tops Out Georgia State University College of Law Building

McCarthy reached a construction milestone today with the topping out the new building for Georgia State University College of Law. Being built to achieve LEED Silver, the facility is on John Wesley Dobbs Avenue, one block east of Peachtree Street in Atlanta.
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McCarthy Project Director Holly Cindell Receives AGC of California Construction Education Friend Award

The Associated General Contractors of California (AGCC) Construction Education Foundation recently honored Holly Cindell, McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. project director with a Construction Education Friends Award. Only one recipient is selected to receive this award annually which honors individuals for their outstanding contributions to construction education and workforce development efforts.
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McCarthy is Selected for Grady Health System’s $52.7 Million ER Expansion

McCarthy recently began construction on Grady Health System ‘s (GHS) new 90,224-square-foot emergency department tower located just north of the hospital’s main campus. The premier level-one trauma center will receive not only the new addition for patient treatment and administrative areas, but also heavy renovations to another 77,599 square feet of existing space to improve the convenience and comfort of those visiting the ER.  
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Georgia State Students Win Art Competition, Decorate Construction Site of New Law School

Two law students recently won a fence art competition sponsored by McCarthy, construction manager of Georgia State University (GSU) College of Law’s new building located on Park Place downtown. Second-year law students AnaMaria Hazard (J.D.’15) and Jon Ciliberto (J.D. ’15) share the $1,500 cash prize, and their winning entries now will be showcased on the construction fence surrounding the site for the duration of project.
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