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MetroPower’s Industry Expertise Advance Healthcare Projects for BL Harbert

BL Harbert International, an expert design-build, construction management and general contracting company, relies on MetroPower’s healthcare industry experience and attention to schedule to successfully renovate a hybrid operating room at Augusta University Medical Center.

“Tom has been on top of it. It makes our lives a lot easier when our subcontractors are up-to-date and prepared to talk about schedule, materials, manpower and the progress being made,” said Adam Wilson, project executive for BL Harbert. “Knowing what’s going on with the job shows interest and involvement, it’s an indicator that a subcontractor is going to have a good project. We appreciate it greatly.”   <Read More> 

 


MetroPower Increases Charitable Giving by 15 Percent

Every year MetroPower donates time and money through the PPC Foundation to the causes our employees care about most.  In 2016, MetroPower donated more than $210,000 to over 130 charities and organizations. Recipient organizations include Junior Achievement of Georgia, New Town Macon, Salvation Army of Albany, South Carolina Children’s Theater, The Ronald McDonald House and Girls, Inc.

“Observing the golden rule and having a servant’s heart are the foundation of our company culture,” said Danny Gibson, President and COO for MetroPower. “It is inspiring to see our company and our employees put these values into action.  I am humbled by the positive impact our employees make in the communities where we live, work and serve.”  <Read More> 

 


Efficient Schedule Key to Operations in Poultry Industry

In the poultry industry, processing facilities require a strict schedule to ensure its products are processed safely and efficiently. Keystone Foods, a leading supplier of protein products around the world, depends on MetroPower to ensure the installation and operation of its electrical services and systems in its Albany, Georgia, facility.

“We have at least eight technicians onsite daily to service the electrical component of the hatchery, feed mill, farms and processing plant,” said Bubba Workman, XXX for MetroPower. “Our teams understand the highly scheduled business and are available afterhours and in emergencies to ensure operations run smoothly.”  <Read More

 


MetroPower Wins ABC National’s EIC Award

Project: Cedartown Energy Storage Demonstration Project 

Award Level: Pyramid Winner 

Category: Specialty Contractor > Electrical: Industrial – Less than $2 million

MetroPower Wins ABC National’s EIC Award

Mike Biehl and Steve Reynolds accepted the EIC (Excellence in Construction) award at the ABC National Awards Gala in Ft. Lauderdale on March 1.