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April 3, 2023

Griffco Design/Build, Inc. Appoints First Chief Operating Officer

Kennesaw, GA – February 6, 2023 – Griffco Design/Build, Inc. announced that KC Williams has been appointed as its first Chief Operating Officer. In his role as COO, KC oversees all operations from pre-construction to project completion. KC has more than 20 years of experience in the construction industry including the programming, design and construction…

February 22, 2023

Cool Times Podcast – Built by the Best with Scott Griffin

Check out this interview between our President & CEO, Scott Griffin, and Vince & Jenna Free on Cool Times Podcast! They talk in-depth about how Scott started Griffco Design/Build, Inc, the impact of escalation on the Cold Storage industry, Scott’s “Coolest Moments” and the “Griffco Advantage”.

February 22, 2023

2022 Jamie Smith Superintendent of the Year Award Winners Announced

The Superintendent of the Year Awards program started in 2020 in honor of Jamie Smith, an outstanding Griffco Superintendent who passed away from Pancreatic Cancer in 2019. Since then, we have been committed to celebrating our hard working Superintendents who embody all of the qualities that Jamie did – commitment to safety, quality assurance and…

November 22, 2022

Griffco’s Newnan Self Storage Wins GASSA Facility of the Year

Georgia Self Storage Association (GASSA) selected CubeSmart Self Storage in Newnan, Georgia as Self Storage Facility of the Year 2022. We are proud to have been the construction partner on this 3-story, 95,650 SF award-winning storage facility in Newnan, Georgia. This is Griffco’s third GASSA Facility of the Year Award, others include Woodstock Self Storage…

November 9, 2022

Griffco Wins CEBA’s 2022 Built by the Best Award

November 9, 2022, Amelia Island, Florida — We are honored to announce that Griffco Design/Build is the winner of the 2022 Controlled Environment Building Association (CEBA) Built By The Best Award. Griffco was selected for our design and construction services for Americold Logistics Gateway Phase I ASRS Freezer project in Atlanta, Georgia. This 200,000 SF…

September 20, 2022

Griffco Celebrates 15 Years of Excellence

On September 20, 2007 Griffco Design/Build was incorporated. Our Founder, Scott Griffin, was 47 years old when he decided to start his own company with nothing but a laptop, a few industry connections and his life savings. This year, with a lot of hard work, an excellent team of employees, partners and clients, we will…

April 29, 2022

GRIFFCO COMPLETES 70,000 SF SELF STORAGE FACILITY IN STONE MOUNTAIN, GEORGIA

Our team recently completed another self storage project with NitNeil Partners. This facility has 650 units across seven buildings with a mix of drive-up and climate controlled storage and more than 70,000 square-feet of rentable space. This site will serve Stone Mountain, Georgia, a rapidly growing suburb of Atlanta. Great work, Griffco team!

April 4, 2022

GRIFFCO HIRES CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, DAVID LAZA

We are excited to welcome David Laza to the Griffco team as Chief Financial Officer! David has more than 25 years of experience in finance, with 22 of those years being in general contracting, and enjoys working in the construction industry because of the diversity of projects and solving a variety of challenges. At Griffco,…

March 30, 2022

GRIFFCO PARTNERS WITH SAXUM REAL ESTATE FOR 495,000 SF FREEZER PROJECT

We are excited to be Saxum Real Estate’s design/build contractor on its Greenfield freezer project outside Atlanta, Georgia. The campus will include two cold storage buildings totaling more than 495,000 SF. The buildings will have convertible storage rooms that can alternate between -10 and 35 degrees, and a two-story office space. We will be breaking…

March 24, 2022

GRIFFCO BREAKS GROUND ON ELECTRIC OWL STUDIOS

We have officially broken ground on Electric Owl Studios, a new $50 million greenfield movie studio in Atlanta, Georgia. The 18-acre campus will include 140,000 square feet of sound stage space across six sound stages and a total of 313,000 square feet including office, mill shop and wardrobe space. Congratulations to Michael Hahn, Dan Rosenfelt,…

February 24, 2022

GRIFFCO COMPLETES 65,000 SF SELF STORAGE FACILITY IN SMYRNA, TN

Our team recently completed another project with NitNeil Partners. Located in Smyrna, Tennessee, this 65,000 square-foot, climate controlled, multi-story facility has 567 units. Our team faced many challenges while completing this project, including 64 days lost due to weather and hitting rock during the storm utility install, but still obtained the Certificate of Occupancy by…

February 10, 2022

KEN’S FOODS TOPPING OUT CEREMONY

Celebrating our team today for topping out a new distribution facility for Ken’s Foods in McDonough, Georgia. Thank you to all of our subcontractors and partners on this project!