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Raleigh, NC, United States, 2008/11/19 - Southern Industrial Constructors / Southern Crane, full-service industrial contractors, have named Donald R. “Don” Edwards project manager.
In his new role, Edwards is responsible for estimating and bidding on construction projects within the pharmaceutical industry. Once a bid is accepted, Edwards manages all aspects of the project, including equipment and personnel costs, availability and performance.
A licensed professional engineer, Edwards earned both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in mechanical engineering from N.C. State University and holds mechanical licenses for North Carolina. Previously, he served as estimating manager at Southern Industrial.
”Don has a great deal of experience and knowledge when it comes to overseeing jobs for our clients, especially those in the pharmaceutical industry,” said Rocky Springer, vice president of Southern Industrial. “He’s a true asset to us and our clients.”
Celebrating its 45th anniversary, Southern Industrial Constructors and Southern Crane have served as industry and community leaders, taking pride in providing their services with safety, integrity, quality workmanship and responsive customer care.
Founded in 1962, Southern Industrial provides a wide range of services throughout the Southeast, including turnkey industrial construction, industrial electrical construction, turnkey plant installations and relocations, turnkey rigging and plant maintenance service, and specialized metal fabrication.
Southern Crane provides state-of-the-art crane and rigging services, and has been a leader in a national safety movement to encourage the certification of all crane operators. All of Southern Crane’s operators are CCO certified.
Because of their exemplary safety records, both Southern Industrial and Southern Crane are among the few companies in the state recognized as STAR contractors by the N.C. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Division.