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Hood Construction Breaks Ground on New Parish Life CenterMay 28, 2014

groundbreaking held at the new St. Joseph Catholic Church future Parish Life Center site

Columbia, SC – The groundbreaking ceremony for the new Parish Life Center at St. Joseph Catholic Church, a landmark along Columbia’s Devine Street corridor, took place May 27th just after evening mass. Monsignor Richard Harris led the dedication, where a number of Parishioners and members of the surrounding neighborhoods were in attendance for this celebrated occasion.

Hood Construction was selected as the Construction Manager for this Design-Assist endeavor, to work in concert with Jumper Carter Sease Architects. St. Joseph’s new Parish Life Center is beautifully designed to complement the existing campus, while further enhancing the local community, providing a seamless transition for the surrounding campus. Exterior finishes include historically significant detailing, cathedral windows and fine stone craftsmanship – while the interior scope delivers additional special features, such as a monumental staircase, flexible meeting spaces, a warming kitchen, parish offices, and a counseling center.

A comprehensive site work re-design was also incorporated, to accommodate the new 21,000 SF, 2-story structure -- while providing additional parking and accessibility options for the Parishioners. The new Parish Life Center should be completed in early 2015.

Hood Construction Named Construction Manager for Gray Collegiate AcademyMar 28, 2014

rendering of Gray Collegiate Academy

Columbia, SC – Hood Construction has been selected as Construction Manager for a new and exciting charter school project in Columbia, SC. Developed by American Charter Development, the school – Gray Collegiate Academy – offers unique educational initiatives and is a valuable institutional choice in the midlands.

Gray Collegiate Academy, located on Leaphart Road in Columbia, aims to provide excellent academic and athletic programs and its curriculum allows students to graduate with an Associates in Arts degree. Its new facility will consist of a renovation of an existing structure into a gymnasium and dining facility, as well as ground-up construction of a new classroom building. The increased learning and activity space for the school will be a significant improvement an asset to its programs – allowing expansion and growth of educational programs as needed.

The Gray Academy project has a highly sensitive timetable and will be completed on a fast-track schedule. Upon completion, it will be part of a line of successful educational/institutional projects managed by Hood Construction – including multiple projects at USC, Hammond School, Wilson Hall, Midlands Technical College, along with numerous SC Public School District projects.

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