Spring is upon us, meaning more rain, stronger storms and sudden temperature changes in the Southeastern portion of the United States. With the rebirth of nature comes more delays in an already over-extended building schedule. We at Rogers & Willard want to share a few tips with you on how to stay productive during times when it doesn’t seem like you can, like a rainy day. Time management is key to seeing a project through to
Our building of the month for March is Shelton Beach Baptist Church located in Saraland, Alabama. Shelton Beach Baptist Church is a church with a desire to reach people for the cause of Christ. Not only historically, but even to this day it is a place known as a “Friendly church with a heart for people.” The church hopes that guests come and see that the Lord is preeminent in all their services. There is
Offices Around the World While we love the work that we do at Rogers & Willard we make it a point to not only get inspired by the work that we do in Mobile, but also the work that we see all around the world. We love these offices below because the creative construction and amazing use of innovation. Red Bull Canada “Beyond simply making the office space larger,
Our February building of the month is the RSA Tower, the tallest building in Alabama. The construction for the building began in 2003 and finished 2007. The RSA Battle House Tower, it’s official name, is located in Mobile, Alabama. The building is owned by the Retirement Systems of Alabama. Beyond being the tallest in the state it is also the tallest on the Gulf Coast of the United States outside of Houston. The building is named
- Mike Rogers, the president of the company founded Rogers & Willard 27 years ago.
- Steve Willard, the
Forget what you know about concrete buildings being cold and harsh areas of space that are completely out of style. According to The Guardian concrete buildings also known as Brutalist buildings are coming back as popular commercial building options.
Brutalist architecture is a movement in architecture that flourished from the 1950s to the mid-1970s, descending from the modernist architectural movement of the early 20th century. From brutalism’s beginning it has always been about
We’ve built and renovated some exciting commercial spaces since first opening in 1989, so we wanted to take a moment and reflect on our favorite constructions. The Buick Building Eighty-nine years after the original Buick Building’s creation we gave it a facelift. Renovation of the 20,000 square foot space began last year and wrapped up during the summer of 2015. Although the inside has been updated, the construction company
New year, new trends, no matter the industry. We’re excited to see what this year will bring for Rogers & Willard and although we aren’t completely sure according tothese are a few trends to look out for in 2016.
Prefab/offsite construction methods
Building things offsite and then bringing it to the construction site ready to be installed gain traction in 2015 and will continue this year. This
This month we want to recognize American Family Care. They have been providing care to patients since 1982. Today, AFC operates medical clinics across the southeast with clinics throughout the state of Alabama, including the Mobile and Gulf Shores area.
We are so happy that we have gotten the opportunity to build a clinic for them right here in Mobile. It’s
It’s a new year and that means it is as good a time as any to give your commercial space a facelift. Whether your business is a restaurant that serve hundreds of clients every day or if your like us and work in a newly renovated building and just want to bring the building to life, we’ve got some suggestions that will make your commercial space more inviting.
Music-Whether your business deals with