Build Knoxville Awards

Steve Heatherly, Shannon Sapp and Drew Milsaps

Congratulations and thanks for all your hard work and efforts that went into the Merit projects that won Build Knoxville Awards last night.


Sacred Heart Project

111 Piers

“Each and everyone of those piers is a mustard seed that will grow into a House of The Lord for ALL People.” – FR. Joe Freed


Merit nearly sweeps contractors’ awards

Merit Construction swept the Associated General Contractors of Tennessee-Knoxville Branch first Build Knoxville Awards, except one category won by Blaine Construction.

The program honors AGC members who build the Knoxville region’s most impressive construction projects on criteria including state-of-the-art advancement, project management, innovation in construction techniques or materials, safety record, client service, community relations, environmental sensitivity and partnering excellence.

Merit Construction won awards in three categories: Commercial under $5 million, Mountain Commerce Bank; Institutional, Alcoa High School and Industrial, ProNova Solutions.

2015 Construction Safety Excellence Award

Congratulations! Merit Construction won the 2015 Construction Safety Excellence award in our category and has been selected as a finalist for the 17th Annual Willis Construction Safety Excellence Awards (CSEA).  Merit now moves on to the national award judging which will take place March 6-9, 2016 during AGC’s Annual Convention in San Antonio, Texas.