South Coast in the Sunshine State

South Coast in the Sunshine State

Our work in senior living has brought us to Florida. Here are a few projects that were recently completed in the sunshine state: Holiday Las Palmas - Palm Coast, FL Interior renovation of an occupied senior living facility. In addition to the common area renovation, 20 vacant units were renovated with new lights, flooring and paint. Project Highlights: • Construction of new walls • Installation...

Thank You For Meeting With Us In 2022

Thank You For Meeting With Us In 2022

This year was filled with various milestones for SCIC that I would like to inform you of: SCIC expanded its operation by opening a second office in Marion, MA that is occupied by estimating and preconstruction departments. SCIC became nationally licensed as a construction firm, obtaining building licenses in every state east of the Mississippi as well as Louisiana and Colorado. SCIC promoted...

Adaptive Reuse

Adaptive Reuse

South Coast Improvement is a leading construction company that is well heeled in the practice of adaptive reuse. Our Adaptive Reuse Projects Include: Conversion of a 19th century hospital into a boutique hotel Conversion of an 18th century mill into luxury senior apartments Converting an award-winning turn of the century office building into market rate apartments We have also had great success...

Southeast Spotlight

Southeast Spotlight

In keeping with our commitment to be the leader in senior living renovations, I am happy to report our growth and expansion into the Southeastern portion of the United States. As of October of 2022, we will be producing upwards of 35% of our total revenue spread across the urban centers of Richmond, VA, Charlotte, NC, Raleigh, NC and Atlanta, GA. We have been very fortunate that our existing...

Design Build

Design Build

Having been in construction since 2000, I am convinced that the Design Build method of project delivery is best suited for renovation projects. Our experience working in Design Build has proven to save our clients both time and money. An added benefit for the client is true teamwork amongst the owner, the design professionals, and the contractor(s). By handling the liability for the...

Occupied Renovations Best Practices

Occupied Renovations Best Practices

South Coast Improvement Company has an extensive resume of occupied renovations spanning across different construction sectors from senior living, health care, affordable housing, and commercial real estate. Our skill lies in the fact that we understand how to isolate areas and systems to minimize the overall impact to the community. All occupied construction projects have impacts but we are...

People Win The Day

People Win The Day

People win the day. That is the take way after six months in my new role as president. In the fall of 2021, as I mentally prepared for this new challenge, my thoughts gravitated to new systems and procedures. I have come to realize that systems and procedures only work as well as the people running them. It is only through great people that we grow and improve. Senior leadership at South Coast...

Kickoff of a Big Week

Kickoff of a Big Week

This is my first newsletter since taking over for my brother Tom as president of South Coast. While that news may have come as a surprise to the outside world, it’s a discussion he and I have had the past few years. It’s fair to say that all the roles I’ve had here at South Coast have been my training for the time when I would ascend to this job. Training represents a large part of the...

Signing off…. but not OUT!!!

Signing off…. but not OUT!!!

There is a certain mentality it takes to start a business. It takes an idea, a vision, a dose of narcissism helps, courage and maybe a touch of PT Barnum. Security be damned, it becomes a singular focus on the goal. Getting clients (ANY clients!!), creating the estimates, doing the work, meeting the payroll, handling the finances are all part of the job description of the start-up construction...

A Southern Accent for South Coast Improvement

A Southern Accent for South Coast Improvement

We recently began work on a project in Mississippi. It’s a $1.3 million contract for a renovation project at Pegasus Ridgeland Place, a Pegasus Senior Living assisted living community with memory care services located in Ridgeland, MS. The renovation represents South Coast Improvement Company’s first project in the state of Mississippi. That makes 16 states we've done work in, with a few new...

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