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Branch Builds Names First Female President

Branch Builds Names First Female President

Branch Builds is pleased to announce the promotion of Catherine Underwood from senior vice president to president. In this role, she is responsible for defining key initiatives, identifying business growth opportunities, as well as developing and executing the...

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Going Green in the Construction Industry

Going Green in the Construction Industry

By 2030, LEED-certified projects will have diverted more than 540 million tons of waste from landfills. That’s a huge accomplishment when you consider the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) launched the rating system to the public just 20 years ago. Now, LEED...

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Variety is the Spice of Life

Variety is the Spice of Life

Heather Bowman fell in love with the construction industry in college. After her freshman year as an unhappy engineering major at Virginia Tech, she went home to California for summer break. She started working as an intern for a company that was building a Navy...

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Why Now is the Time to Join Branch Builds

Why Now is the Time to Join Branch Builds

With more than 55 years of expertise, our success is deeply rooted in our exceptional, high-performance teams in Virginia and North Carolina comprised of talented professionals. Here are the top three reasons why now is the time to join Branch Builds: Pathways to...

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Building Legacies for a Thriving Future as Branch Builds

Building Legacies for a Thriving Future as Branch Builds

It’s an exciting time! As you may have seen, last week we were thrilled to announce that Branch & Associates has become Branch Builds. This new name and brand align with our twenty-year goal of ambitious growth across our four offices in Roanoke, VA, Richmond, VA,...

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Branch and Associates Becomes Branch Builds

Branch and Associates Becomes Branch Builds

Enhanced Brand Reflects Company's More than 55 Years of Building Legacies for a Thriving Future Branch and Associates, Inc., one of the largest construction management firms in Virginia, announced today that it changed its name to Branch Builds, Inc. The new name and...

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2018 Women in Construction Award Winners

2018 Women in Construction Award Winners

We take great pride in the fact we have so many accomplished women involved in the leadership of our firm.  Cathy Underwood (VP - Preconstruction) and Heather Bowman (Director of Operations – Northern Virginia) were both recently selected by the national publication,...

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Certificate of Occupancy for Providence Middle School

Certificate of Occupancy for Providence Middle School

Today we received our permanent Certificate of Occupancy at Providence Middle School in Richmond, VA.  It’s been nearly two years since we began the renovation, and we are so pleased with the teamwork involved that has played a part in the project’s success. There are...

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Work Begins on Greene County Public Schools

Work Begins on Greene County Public Schools

Branch is excited to begin work on the Greene County Public Schools project! This CM@Risk job will consist of Additions & Renovations to both William Monroe High School & Middle School buildings both located on the same campus in Greene County, Virginia....

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Award Winning Video

Award Winning Video

We're happy to announce our wonderful testimonial video won a Gold ADDY Award Saturday evening at the Western Virginia Advertising Awards banquet.  This video was created by Red Velocity in collaboration with Roanoke College and the Branch Marketing Team. Check out...

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Construction Executive Features George Nash

Construction Executive Features George Nash

Our very own George Nash made the Jan/Feb 2018 cover of the Construction Executive Magazine.  There is a beautiful 5-page write-up about George, including photos of his son and the Branch and Associates group photo from our December Annual Meeting. Click HERE to read...

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2017 at a Glance!

2017 at a Glance!

Take a look at a few of Branch's completed projects in 2017. Thank you to all the Branch team members that made this possibleas well as our wonderful partners. We look forward to another great year!

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Providence Middle School | PH II Complete

Providence Middle School | PH II Complete

We're delighted to share the news and celebrate our most recent accomplishment, the Providence Middle School team completed their Phase 2 milestone on schedule, Friday, December 15, 2017. Thanks to the entire project team of Branch personnel and Subcontractors that...

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Fairfax County DPWES Awards

Fairfax County DPWES Awards

Branch and Associates received two 2017 Awards of Excellence from Fairfax County’s Department of Public Works and Environmental Services, Building Design and Building Construction Branch for recently completed public works projects.  The awards for the Tysons - Pimmit...

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Construction Progress on the New Cabarrus HS

Construction Progress on the New Cabarrus HS

This 264,054sf new school will accommodate 1,600 students in grades 9-12, with a core capacity of 1,850 students.  Currently, the school will have a 3-story classroom building, a 720 seat auditorium, a 1,280 seat spectator gym, and a 150 seat auxiliary gym along with...

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Building Legacies | Top Schools

Building Legacies | Top Schools

Virginia Living’s Top High Schools & Colleges 2017 recognizes schools for their excellence and innovation in five categories: Arts & Humanities; Science, Math & Technology; Capital Improvements; Faculty Awards and Honors; and Special Needs. After careful...

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