As bars, restaurants and holiday get-togethers return and positive tests multiply, contractors face new challenges
St. Louis-based McCarthy Building Cos. has been selected to be the construction manager for the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's new High Containment Continuity Laboratory at its Roybal Campus in Atlanta.
Contractors used slipform construction, and some extreme coordination, to complete ThyssenKrupp’s Atlanta elevator test tower just before COVID-19 safety precautions kicked in.
Going into 2020, Southeast contractors were expecting another solid year. Then the coronavirus pandemic turned expectations upside down.