3 May 2019

Students Generate Excitement for Edison Powerhouse

Ever wonder what it might be like to walk in the footsteps of Thomas Edison? Students from the Miller School of Albemarle’s Science and Engineering classes can do just that! Thanks to current remodeling, the school’s century-old powerhouse is now a practical place to learn about Thomas Edison’s design and his impact on the school. […]

25 Jan 2019

Internship Spotlight | Nate Eaton

  Intern Question and Answers What responsibilities were you given during your internship? My responsibilities included: reviewing submittals, checking on RFIs and sitting in on OAC meetings. I worked with subcontractors to resolve issues. All of these things have given me a really good idea of what it’s like to be a superintendent. What have […]

11 Jan 2019

WATCH LIVE! – [Martin Horn Construction Site] The Point Church

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The Point Church project has begun. Earlier this week, our construction partners at Digs Inc. began installing protective soil erosion mechanisms and are now now grading the land for the utilities installation. Before long, Digs will hand the site off to our superintendent and talented field staff. Completion of the project is expected for early 2020. The Point Church Charlottesville […]

4 Jan 2019

Raising the Roof at Sprint Pavilion

Martin Horn is raising the roof of Charlottesville’s Sprint Pavilion. The original concept for the Pavilion was developed by FTL Design Engineering in 2005. The recladding is being refurbished by Dünn Lightweight Architecture. The weatherproof fabric is covered by a protective coating which prevents pollutants in the air from sticking to it. The fabrics durability has […]

21 Dec 2018

Festive Greetings from Martin Horn

Happy Holidays! Each quarter we circulate an internal company newsletter called Nuts & Bolts. Our winter edition is a holiday favorite– filled with funny photos of our staff and memories made throughout the year. This year, we thought it would be nice to share some of these memories with you. We hope this holiday season […]

14 Dec 2018

Home for the Holidays

Construction at 1308 and 1310 Carlton Avenue is wrapping up for the holidays. New and former tenants will be moving into their homes in time for Christmas. Last minute punch list items are being attended to and final inspections took place this week. We’ve utilized our talented field crew throughout every stage of the renovation. Our […]

5 Dec 2018

AGC Workforce Development Day 2018

The construction industry is facing an unprecedented lack of skilled labor. Many reasons are said to be the cause of the shortage, including lasting effects of the Great Recession, industry veterans retiring, as well as the fact many high school graduates are not interested in blue-collar jobs. While this presents a concern for the industry, […]

30 Nov 2018

2018’s “30 Days of Thanks” – In Review

2018’s “30 Days of Thanks” – In Review

This year marked the 3rd annual “30 Days of Thanks” (#30daysofthanks) campaign. Each year, we have taken the month of November to recognize and thank our employees, particularly those working in the field. Unfortunately, November only has 30 days, while Martin Horn employs over 60 field personnel. The responses we collect each year are always […]

21 Nov 2018

Martin Horn Renovates the Arc

Charlottesville’s champion for inclusion, Arc of the Piedmont, will be moving to 1149 Rose Hill Drive. The Arc’s mission focuses on community inclusion and participation of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The new location will further their mission, by providing them with more space to expand and upgrade their current activities and programs. Prior to […]

9 Nov 2018

Peace On Earth, Goodwill to Gander Mountain

  Sparks are flying in the former Gander Mountain store as we renovate the 25,130 SF building into two separate retail spaces in a quick timeline of only 6-8 weeks. One of the spaces will be the new home to both the Rio/Rte. 29 and the Pantops Goodwill Store and Donation Centers. The second retail space has […]