Category: Huntsville

Trevor McKnight: Molded By a Construction Legacy

Born into a legacy of construction, Robins & Morton Concrete Superintendent Trevor McKnight represents three generations of construction workers in his family. “My grandfather built high risers, and my dad is a general contractor,” McKnight said. “I was pretty much raised around it.” Eight years ago, McKnight forged his path in concrete – literally – […]

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  • Alabama
  • concrete
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Huntsville
  • Macon
  • Miami
  • self-perform work
  • Trevor McKnight

We Are the Gatekeepers

It’s 2 a.m. The city of Huntsville, Alabama, is still shrouded in darkness, but on this particular morning, you can find Robins & Morton’s Huntsville Hospital Orthopedic and Spine Tower traffic control team awake and alert, directing concrete trucks onto the jobsite. Using their radios and “lightsabers” – what they call their LED traffic batons […]

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  • Alabama
  • Careers in Construction
  • flaggers
  • healthcare construction
  • Huntsville
  • safety
  • traffic control

Redstone Federal Credit Union tops out

Redstone Federal Credit Union, Robins & Morton, the KPS Group and trade contractors gathered to celebrate the topping out of the new Redstone Federal Credit Union and parking deck in downtown Huntsville on Sept. 20. The topping out event marks the completion of the facility’s structural steel as the final beam is hoisted and set […]

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  • Huntsville
  • Joe Newberry
  • KPS Group
  • Redstone Federal Credit Union
  • Richard Anderson
  • Topping Out

Robins & Morton, HEALS, Inc. holds ribbon cutting for Geraldine Bennett Penney HEALS Clinic

Robins & Morton, HEALS, Inc. and community members gathered at Madison County Elementary School to celebrate the ribbon cutting of their newest clinic, the Geraldine Bennett Penney HEALS Clinic on August 22. Robins & Morton donated building services for the new HEALS clinic that will serve qualifying students and their siblings, ages birth up to […]

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  • Alabama
  • clinic
  • Gurley
  • HEALS
  • Huntsville
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