Case Studies

R & H Quality Refractory Services Inc.

Mark Hanudel was working for an oil company when he decided it was time for a change of scenery. Recognizing a need in the petrochemical market for safe, high-quality refractory services, he established R & H Quality Refractory Services Inc. For more than 20 years, the business has provided petrochemical facilities in Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas […]

R.A.D. Sports: Leading Experience in Turf

Rob and Derek Delmonico, owners of R.A.D. Sports (R.A.D.) have spent their entire lives within the construction industry. “Our father and uncles completed a number of parks and recreation projects for the city of Boston, and through our experience working with them we sort of evolved on our own,” says Rob. “Our first project as […]

R.B. Everett & Co.: Family-owned with a Focus on the Client

Emma and Ralph B. Everett founded R.B. Everett & Co. (RBE) in 1911 after relocating from Atlanta, Ga., to Houston, Texas. Construction equipment was only available directly from manufacturers in the North at the time so the couple took a chance and set the company up as Houston’s first construction equipment supplier. Emma saw the […]

R.C. Jacobs Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning Inc.

In January 2014 R.C. Jacobs Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning Inc. (R.C. Jacobs) had a lot to celebrate, rounding out 50 years in business and second-generation president Robert W. Jacobs’ 50th birthday. “We turned 50 together this year,” shares Robert. “I’ve been working in this business since I was 11 or 12 years old. I […]

R.E. Crawford Construction LLC

Founded in 2005 by Jeffrey T. Smith, R.E. Crawford Construction LLC has grown into a leading general contractor and construction management firm. Located in Sarasota, Florida, R.E Crawford provides site development, ground-up, fit-out and addition/renovation services to a wide range of clients. “The majority of our work is in retail and restaurant construction, but we […]

R.K. Bass Electric Inc.: Bringing Light to Central Texas

Robert Bass became interested in the electrical industry when he was just a kid. Throughout high school and for nine years after he graduated Robert worked for an electrical contractor. By 1985 he decided to go off on his own and founded R.K. Bass Electric Inc. (Bass Electric). Bass Electric, based in Harker Heights, Texas, […]

R.M. Thornton Inc.: Building Relationships with Some of D.C.’s Finest

R.M. Thornton Inc. (RMT) has been providing “quality without compromise” since 1932, and has grown to be one of the largest commercial mechanical contractors in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area, including Southern Maryland and Northern Virginia. RMT’s project experience covers the complete spectrum, ranging from replacing outdated equipment such as chillers and boilers, to installing […]

R.S. Andrews Services Inc.

R.S. Andrews Services Inc. (R.S. Andrews) understands people are busy enough juggling daily to-do lists to worry about heating, cooling or plumbing problems, which is why, for nearly 46 years the Atlanta-based company has been delivering stress-free HVAC. “We’ve been in business since 1968 and originally started as a plumbing company,” shares Dari Payrow, now […]

R.S. Monger & Sons Inc.

R.S. Monger & Sons Inc. has been a family-owned company since 1922. Currently in its fourth generation of ownership, R.S. Monger is a full-service lumberyard and building supplies store serving the Shenandoah Valley. Located in Harrisonburg, Virginia, R.S. Monger offers a variety of building materials including lumber, windows doors, brick, stone, moulding and hardware. “We […]

R.V. Carey’s Plumbing & Heating Inc.

Richard Carey has been providing leading plumbing and heating services to customers in Maryland, Washington, D.C., and Virginia for more than 35 years.  He established R.V. Carey’s Plumbing & Heating Inc. in 1979. Alongside Mo Hall, vice president, and son Shawn Carey, director of plumbing services, Richard continues to grow and fine-tune the business. With […]



Spring 2018



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