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9.22.17

Construction Industry Recognizes Excellence in Safety

Cheri Berry & Emily Farr present over 100 STEP Awards

The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of the Carolinas yesterday honored over 100 members for their dedication and commitment to excellence in safety.

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7.29.17

Fourth shell building in Monroe ready for industrial occupant

As see in the “Charlotte Business Journal”

The first three shell industrial buildings worked so well for the city of Monroe that it has built a fourth.

It’s 109,000 square feet and, like the other three buildings, is located in Monroe Corporate Center near the Charlotte-Monroe Executive Airport.

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7.11.17

Speculative construction on the rise in Lowcountry industrial market

As see in the “Charleston Regional Business Journal”

Samet Corp., which has an office in Charleston, is expected to break ground this year on a 100,000-square-foot speculative distribution facility, expandable to 200,000 square feet, in the region.

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6.23.17

High Point selects build-design team for baseball stadium

As seen in "The Triad Business Journal" magazine

The city of High Point has chosen the Triad's own Samet Corp. as the design-build contractor for its planned 5,000-seat baseball stadium downtown.

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6.08.17

First look: Inside Prescient's new Mebane facility (PHOTOS)

As seen in "The Triad Business Journal" magazine

There was a time when developers often had to hire several different contractors to handle everything from design and architectural modeling to the manufacturing of building parts such as trusses and panels.

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3.09.17

Samet close to starting work on industrial spec building in Greensboro

As seen in "The Triad Business Journal" magazine

Samet Corp. will begin construction on an industrial spec building in the "next 30 to 60 days" at Piedmont Corporate Park in Greensboro.

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3.03.17

Triad contractor begins $2.3M project on Simply Southern Tees building

As seen in "The Triad Business Journal" magazine

The company was issued a permit for $2.3 million worth of work.

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5.31.16

The List: Largest Triad General Contractors

As seen in "The Triad Business Journal" magazine

This week, the Triad Business Journal features the Largest Triad General Contractors ranked by 2015 Triad billings.

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5.27.16

Exclusive: Samet, Brenners unite on spec building

As seen in "The Triad Business Journal" magazine

Spurred by its success with a series of speculative projects in Mebane, Samet Corp. is building a 120,000-square-foot industrial shell building — this time with a partner and in Greensboro’s airport submarket.

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2.16.16

Samet begins construction on $51M high school project in the Triad

As seen in "The Triad Business Journal" magazine

Greensboro-based Samet Corp. has been selected as the contractor to build a $51 million high school in Davidson County slated to open next year.

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2.08.16

Site certification work at Triad industrial park to be complete by end of 2016

As seen in "The Triad Business Journal" magazine

Greensboro-based Samet Corp. expects to complete extensive site certification work for the planned 1,200-acre N.C. Commerce Park on I-85/40 by the end of this year.

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1.25.16

Creative Snacks construction begins

As seen in "The Triad Business Journal" magazine

Samet Corp. has begun construction on a more than 92,000-square-foot facility for Creative Snacks at Piedmont Centre business park in north High Point.

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12.29.15

Creative Snacks construction begins

As seen in "The Triad Business Journal" magazine

Samet Corp. has begun construction on a more than 92,000-square-foot facility for Creative Snacks at Piedmont Centre business park in north High Point.

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11.04.15

Old Dominion unveils renovated corporate office in Thomasville

As seen in "The Charlotte Business Journal" magazine

Old Dominion Freight Line, one of the Triad's largest trucking companies with 1,015 employees at its corporate office in Thomasville, unveiled its renovated headquarters Wednesday.

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10.19.15

Samet Corporation Ranks #35 on The North Carolina 100

Samet Corporation has risen to #35 in The North Carolina 100: Top Private Companies compiled by Grant Thornton LLP. In fact, Samet jumped from #64 in 2014. Special thanks to all of our associates and partners! The full article in Business North Carolina (October 215 issue), may be accessed below.

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8.18.15

General contractor relocates to SouthPark, doubles space

As seen in "The Charlotte Business Journal" magazine

Greensboro-based general contractor Samet Corp. has relocated its Charlotte office to the Carnegie X building in SouthPark, taking 5,600 square feet in the building.

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7.30.15

The Samet Way - 2nd Edition

Service - Associate Spotlight: Sr. Superintendent, DeJuan Jernigan
Quality - Featured Project: North Carolina Industrial Center
Innovation - Office Renovations: Creating New Environments
Trust - High Point Fire Fighters Train in Tri-City Academy's Legacy Building
Safety - Inovative Safety Practices: Making Safety Personal

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6.17.15

Samet likely to handle NCCP site certification, master planning

As seen in "The Times News"

Samet Corp. will likely manage the site certification and master planning for the N.C. Commerce Park after a unanimous vote Wednesday by the committee overseeing the economic development project.

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5.22.15

Construction underway on Southern Season facility in Mebane

As seen in "The Triad Business Journal" magazine

Construction has begun on a 90,000-square-foot warehouse facility for Chapel Hill-based gourmet food and gift retailer Southern Season at the N.C. Industrial Center in Mebane.

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5.15.15

Top of the List: Triad General Contractors

As seen in "The Triad Business Journal" magazine

This week, the Triad Business Journal ranks the area’s general contractors based on billings in the Triad.

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5.05.15

Personalizing Safety

As seen in "Construction Executive" magazine

Personalizing Safety - The quest for zero incidents requires investment, leadership and a genuine concern for others

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4.24.15

Samet Corporation Announces Gift to Support United Way of Greater Greensboro Campaign

To advance the critical work of United Way of Greater Greensboro, Samet Corporation has committed to contributing $30,000 over three years to United Way in support of the recent pilot of Family Success Centers.

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3.25.15

Industry In Mebane

Industry in Mebane" is a special publication of the Mebane Enterprise focusing on the growth of Mebane businesses.

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3.02.15

The Samet Way - Winter 2015

The first edition of "The Samet Way", Samet Corporation's bi-annual industry publication is here!

What's inside:
Service - Associate Spotlight: Project Manager, Bryan Hedgecock
Quality - Featured Project: Woodfield - Graham St.
Innovation - Introducing SAMMIE1: Drone Videos and $100 Contest!
Trust - Intern-al Success
Safety - Encouraging Safe Behaviors on Site

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1.28.15

Levine getting ready to start construction on uptown apartments.

As seen in the Charlotte Observer

Charlotte developer Daniel Levine is preparing to start construction on an apartment building uptown that should bring 264 more units to First Ward

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11.17.14

Hosiery maker's latest Triad expansion begins

As seen in the Triad Business Journal

Construction is underway on an $18 million expansion of Greensboro-based hosiery manufacturer Kayser-Roth Corp.'s Burlington plant.

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11.12.14

Center of attention: Leaders get inside look at new Sheetz facility

As seen in The Times News

After more than two years, people got their first look at the Sheetz Burlington Distribution Center & Kitchen, which is slated to open in December.

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10.22.14

Samet/SRS offers learning opportunities in construction

As seen in North Carolina Construction News

Samet/SRS developed a “holistic” program that is designed to provide a variety of real-world business experience through learning new skills, hands-on experience, and knowledge of real world scenarios that can prepare our students for career decisions.

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10.06.14

New upscale apartment complex opens near BB&T Ballpark

As seen in the Winston-Salem Journal

The newest upscale apartment community in Winston-Salem recently opened for business.

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8.11.14

Exclusive: Plastics maker Nypro plans expansion, 60 new jobs

As seen in the Trid Business Journal

Plastics manufacturer Nypro plans to invest about $15 million to expand its Mebane plant in a move that will add between 50 to 60 new jobs and meet demand for its packaging and health care customers.

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5.30.14

CDI Underway

WINSTON-SALEM — Construction is well underway on a permanent facility for the Center for Design Innovation in Piedmont Triad Research Park.

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5.30.14

CAMBRO Manufacturing Breaks Ground on Alamance Co. Facility

As seen on Time Warner Cable News

CAMBRO — A company that makes food service products is one step closer to building a brand new facility in Alamance County and creating 100 jobs.

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5.07.14

Link apartments to rise along Jones Street in downtown Raleigh

As seen in the Triangle Business Journal

Grubb Properties is kicking off construction of its first Link-branded apartment community in the Triangle, a 204-unit apartment community in downtown Raleigh’s Glenwood South district.

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1.29.14

Samet Corporatation to build Culp expansion

Samet Corporation is to start construction on a 47,400 sf expansion for Culp Inc.\'s mattress fabrication facility in Stokesdale, NC.

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12.13.13

Sheetz Distribution Facility progressing on schedule

As seen in The Times-News

Samet Corporation’s project for Sheetz, Inc.’s new distribution center in Burlington, NC was the topic of a headline story in The Times-News. Read more about this project by following the link below.

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12.05.13

Samet to build Elon University admissions center

As Seen On The Triad Business Journal website

Samet Corp. of Greensboro will build the admissions building for Elon University.

A building permit filed Nov. 25 shows Samet is the contractor for a 29,650-square-foot, $7.7 million admissions building on Elon’s campus.

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10.01.13

Samet Corporation Ranks #54 on the Grant Thornton TOP 100 NC Private Companies List

Samet Corporation has once again made it onto the Grant Thornton – NC Top 100 Private Companies List, coming in 54th. Special thanks to all of our associates and partners for helping us get there, yet again! For more information and to see the list in its entirety, please follow the link below.

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9.17.13

Samet Corporation to receive Platinum STEP Award from ABC Carolinas

Samet Corporation has been awarded the Platinum STEP (Safety Training Evaluation Process) Award by Associated Builders and Contractors of the Carolinas for the second consecutive year. For more information on what this award means and to read more about ABC Carolinas, please follow the link below.

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9.09.13

Samet Family part of Charitable Gift to GTCC

Samet Corporation would like to thank the Arthur and Emilie Samet Family and Andy Zimmerman, owner of Get Outdoors and founder and former CEO of Legacy Paddlesports, for their generous donation to GTCC Foundation, Inc. in honor and recognition of Norman and Sylvia Samet. For more information about this charitable giving, please follow the link below.

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9.04.13

Samet Corporation makes it into the Triad’s Fast 50 AGAIN!

For the second year in a row Samet Corporation has placed among the Top 50 Fastest Growing Private Companies in the Triad Region. To read more about the award and see who else is on the list follow the link below.

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8.21.13

Samet Corporation's Director of Project Development Elected to PTRCD Board

Samet Corporation would like to congratulate our Director of Project Development , J.J. Patterson, for his newly elected position to the board of the Piedmont Triad Regional Development Corporation (PTRDC). J.J. has been a member of PTRDC for almost one year and is very honored by this appointment.

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8.19.13

Sheetz Executive VP of Distribution Commends Samet Corporation

Samet Corporation was commended by Executive VP of Distribution, Ray Ryan, at the recent Groundbreaking of their NEW Distribution Facility in Burlington, NC. Take a Look!

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8.15.13

UNC-G Spartans move into cool new digs

Samet led Joint-Venture Project with Barton-Malow & SRS – Spartan Village welcomes Spartans to move-in for Fall 2013 Semester. Three of Spartan Village’s four buildings — Haywood, Lee and Union halls — opened to students on Wednesday (August 14, 2013). Highland Hall, the fourth building seriously damaged by a construction-related fire in March, is being rebuilt and should be ready to open in January.

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8.02.13

Groundbreaking planned for apartment complex near ballpark

As Seen On The Winston-Salem Journal website

Grubb Properties and Samet Corp. will hold a groundbreaking ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Monday for its $26 million upscale apartment complex across the street from BB&T Ballpark.

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7.12.13

Samet to build new 'Aerotropolis Academy' in High Point

As Seen On The Triad Business Journal website

Samet Corp. has been tapped as the contractor to build the new high school expansion of the High Point public charter school Phoenix Academy, according to school officials.

Paul Norcross, co-founder of Phoenix Academy, said the school intends to invest a total of $13 million in the new campus on a 42-acre parcel on Clinard Farms Road plus improvements to its existing campus at Mendhenhall Business Park, which will continue to serve lower grades. The ground-breaking will likely take place this fall, Norcross said.

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7.11.13

Sheetz breaks ground on distribution center in Burlington

As Seen On WGHP FOX 8 News

Sheetz broke ground on its new distribution center in Burlington on Thursday morning.

Sheetz President and CEO, Stan Sheetz, Executive Vice President of Sheetz Distribution Services, Ray Ryan and the new Sheetz Director of the Burlington Distribution Center, Frank Scott, joined Alamance County Chamber of Commerce President, Mac Williams, several Alamance County and City of Burlington officials as part of the official ceremony.

...Samet Corporation will oversee management of the $32.8 million construction project. Altogether, the project will cost about $52 million. When completed, the structure will house 250,000 square-feet of space and create an estimated 254 jobs by the end of 2018.

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7.11.13

Sheetz family breaks ground, are happy to be in Burlington

As Seen On TheTimesNews.com

The threat of rain Thursday morning didn’t delay Sheetz executives from turning over the first shovels of dirt at the site of the company’s planned distribution center and kitchen facility in Burlington.

The $32.8 million project has been heavily anticipated for about a year, but Sheetz leaders said Thursday that it had been on the company’s horizon for much longer than that.....Initially, though, the 44-acre site will house a Sheetz Bros. Kitchen bakery and distribution and warehousing center for the Sheetz distribution fleet, and serve as a main terminal for CLI Transport, Sheetz’ fuel carrier. Greensboro-based Samet Corporation will oversee contractors and manage the facility’s construction.

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7.08.13

Samet Corporation Ranks 34th in ENR Southeast's 2013 List of Top Contractors

As Seen In July 8, 2013 Issue of ENR Southeast

Samet Corporation has ranked 34th on ENR’s 2013 List of Top Contractors in the Southeast for their July 8, 2013 issue. Samet was also named in ENR’s lists for the Top 20 North Carolina Contractors, the Top 20 South Carolina Contractors and in the Top 10 for Residential (Multi-Family) Building Contractors. To see the list in its entirety pick up an issue today!

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6.28.13

Samet's Vice President of Education, Ken Grube, a featured speaker on ENR Webinar Panel

Samet Corporation Vice President of Education, Ken Grube, was a featured speaker on an ENR Webinar Panel discussing “How to Use Joint Ventures to Drive Your Company’s Success”. You can see the webinar presentation in its entirety by following the link below.

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6.27.13

Work begins on $20 M downtown Winston-Salem apartment project

As Seen On The Winston-Salem Journal website

Samet Corporation’s partnership with Brookstown Development Partners LLC has another project making headlines! This $20M Apartment Complex is currently underway across the street from BB&T Ballpark, home of the Winston-Salem Dash minor league baseball team. You can read the article in its entirety by following the link below.

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6.17.13

Sheetz® and Samet Corporation Partner on New Food Production and Distribution Center

As Seen On WNCT News 9

Samet Corporation and Sheetz®, Inc. have partnered on the construction of a 250,000 square-foot distribution and production facility in Burlington, NC. Sheetz recently selected Samet as the contractor in charge of construction management for the $32.8 M center that is a cornerstone of expansion plans for the Convenience Restaurant Chain.

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6.17.13

Sheetz and Samet Corporation Partner on New Food Production and Distribution Center

As Seen on The Wall Street Journal - MarketWatch.Com

Samet Corporation and Sheetz, Inc. have partnered on the construction of a 250,000 square-foot distribution and production facility in Burlington, NC. Sheetz recently selected Samet as the contractor in charge of construction management for the $32.8 M center that is a cornerstone of expansion plans for the Convenience Restaurant Chain.

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6.17.13

Sheetz & Samet Corporation Partner on New Food Production and Distribution Center

As Seen On MSN - Money

Samet Corporation and Sheetz®, Inc. have partnered on the construction of a 250,000 square-foot distribution and production facility in Burlington, NC. Sheetz recently selected Samet as the contractor in charge of construction management for the $32.8 M center that is a cornerstone of expansion plans for the Convenience Restaurant Chain.

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6.17.13

Sheetz® & Samet Corporation Partner on New Food Production and Distribution Center

As Seen On HeraldOnline.com

Samet Corporation and Sheetz®, Inc. have partnered on the construction of a 250,000 square-foot distribution and production facility in Burlington, NC. Sheetz recently selected Samet as the contractor in charge of construction management for the $32.8 M center that is a cornerstone of expansion plans for the Convenience Restaurant Chain.

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6.17.13

Sheetz® and Samet Corp. Partner on New Food Production and Distribution Center

As Seen On The Sacramento Bee online

Samet Corporation and Sheetz®, Inc. have partnered on the construction of a 250,000 square-foot distribution and production facility in Burlington, NC. Sheetz recently selected Samet as the contractor in charge of construction management for the $32.8 M center that is a cornerstone of expansion plans for the Convenience Restaurant Chain.

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6.17.13

Construction Set to Start on Sheetz Distribution Center

As Seen On CSPNet.com

Store growth makes southern point of distribution a necessity.

Sheetz Inc. and Samet Corp. have partnered on the construction of a 250,000-square-foot distribution and production facility in Burlington, N.C. Sheetz recently selected Samet as the contractor in charge of construction management for the $32.8 million center that is a cornerstone of expansion plans for the retailer. Construction is set to begin in early July.

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6.14.13

Samet Corporation Market Development Manager, Charles Blankinship, featured in Charlotte Business Journal Article

As Seen On The Charlotte Business Journal website

Samet Corporation Market Development Manager, Charles Blankinship, was featured in an article by the Charlotte Business Journal talking about the demand of Multi-Family Housing in the Charlotte Market. You can read the article in its entirety by following the link below.

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6.14.13

Sheetz picks Samet for $33 million project

As Seen On The Triad Business Journal website

Samet Corp. has been hired to build the $33 million, 250,000-square-foot Sheetz distribution center in Burlington, which is set to hire 254 workers by 2018.

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6.14.13

Greensboro company gets $33 million project

As Seen On The News & Record online

Sheetz Inc. said Thursday that Greensboro’s Samet Corp. will build its 250,000 square-foot distribution and production center in Burlington. The $33 million center on a 44-acre site will include a Sheetz Bros. Kitchen bakery, distribution and warehousing center for the Sheetz distribution fleet, the company said in a news release.

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6.14.13

City officials glad regional company will build Sheetz center

As Seen On TheTimesNews.com

The announced partnership between Samet Corp. and Sheetz is a winning combination, say Burlington city officials awaiting construction of the Sheetz distribution center on Whites Kennel Road.

It was announced Thursday that Greensboro-based Samet will be overseeing construction of the $32.8 million facility, which will include a Sheetz Bros. Kitchen bakery, distribution and warehousing center for the Sheetz distribution fleet, and serve as the main terminal for CLI Transport, Sheetz’ fuel carrier.

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Sheetz building distribution center in Burlington

As Seen On The Winston-Salem Journal website

Samet Corp., based in Greensboro, and Sheetz Inc. have teamed up to build a 250,000-square-foot distribution and production facility in Burlington.

Sheetz, based in Altoona, Pa., recently chose Samet as the contractor in charge of construction management for the $32.8 million center.

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6.13.13

Samet Corp. will manage Sheetz distribution center construction

As Seen On TheTimesNews.com

Greensboro’s Samet Corporation will oversee construction of the $32.8 million Sheetz distribution center and kitchen facility in Burlington.

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6.12.13

Samet/SRS Awarded $3.2M Guilford County Schools Contract

As Seen On The Triad Business Journal website

Samet Corporation’s upcoming $3.2M Joint-Venture project for Guilford County Schools has been featured in the Triad Business Journal. This Samet/SRS partnership is for the construction of the NEW George C. Simkins, Jr. Elementary School. This new K-5 will host approximately 700 students in Greensboro, NC and is slated to open August of 2014. To read the full news article about this project follow the link below.

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6.12.13

Brightmore Senior Living Facility Featured in ENR

As Seen On ENR Southeast's website

Samet Corporation’s $30M Brightmore Senior Living Facility in Charlotte, NC has been featured in ENR Southeast. To read the full news article about this project follow the link below.

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5.31.13

Samet Corporation Partners with Stanley Furniture for Massive Rebuild/Renovation in High Point, NC

As Seen On The Triad Business Journal website

Samet Corporation’s partnership with Stanley Furniture is in the news again! This extraordinary renovation and rebuild in High Point, NC doubles as the headquarters for Stanley Furniture and a massive showroom space. To read the full news article about this project follow the link below.

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5.29.13

Samet Properties Owns 3 of the TOP 25 Office & Industrial Parks in the Triad

As Seen On The Triad Business Journal website

Samet Properties occupies 3 of the TOP 25 spots for Office and Industrial Parks of the Triad. Ranking 3rd (North Carolina Industrial Center – Mebane), 7th (Triad Business Park - Kernersville) and 22nd (Piedmont Corporate Park – High Point) overall. To read the news article and see the list in its entirety follow the link below.

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5.28.13

Samet Corporation Ranked a TOP 25 General Contractor in the Charlotte Area

As Seen On The Charlotte Business Journal website

Samet Corporation has ranked 22nd in the TOP 25 General Contractor’s List for the Charlotte Area by Charlotte Business Journal. To read the news article and see the list in its entirety follow the link below.

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5.20.13

Samet Corporation Ranked in TOP 400 Contractors by ENR

As Seen On ENR Southeast's website

Samet Corporation has been ranked amongst the TOP 400 Contractors for the second consecutive year. To read the news article and see the complete list follow the link below.

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5.17.13

Samet Corporation ranked a Top 5 GC of the Triad

As Seen On The Triad Business Journal website

Samet Corporation has once again made it into the Top 5 in the Triad Business Journal Largest General Contractors list, with $75.78M in Triad-Area Billings and $128.79M in Statewide Billings. Read more about the rankings by following the link below.

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4.09.13

Donald W. Cameron Campus Image Featured on Cover of Triad Business Journal

As Seen In The April 5th-11th, 2013 Issue of The Triad Business Journal

Samet Corporation’s Donald W. Cameron Campus project in Oak Ridge was featured as the cover picture for this weeks (April 5th-11th) Triad Business Journal. This $65 M project is the NEW 100-acre campus for Guilford Technical Community College. Check out the digital issue by following the link below.

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3.25.13

Jefferson Suites Residence Hall certified LEED Silver

As Seen On UNC-G's University News Site

Samet Corporation would like to announce that UNCG’s Jefferson Suites has received LEED Silver Certification. Jefferson Suites is a 405 bed residence hall that encompasses 197,000sf on six floors. Construction time was 12 months and completed in July 2011. Special thanks to our associates on the Jefferson Suites jobsite for working hard using sustainable building practices! The project was delivered through a joint venture partnership with Barton Malow, Samet Corporation, and SRS. Read more about this certification by following the link below.

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3.22.13

How Langtree’s developer moved past the recession

As Seen On The Charlotte Business Journal Online

Samet Corporation's Langtree project in Mooresville, NC is attracting some Media Buzz! Read more about it by following the link below. Make sure to check out the image slideshow for pictures of the Samet Langtree Team getting the job done!

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3.12.13

Wake Forest University Family Business Center (FBC) announces 2013 N.C. Family Business of the Year award winners

As Seen On Wake Forest University News Center

Samet Corporation is being recognized by Wake Forest University Family Business Center (FBC) as their Family Business of The Year in the Medium-Size Category. This award evaluates innovative business strategies and practices, business growth and development, contributions to the community and industry, involvement by family members and generations, and commitment to family wellbeing. For more information about this prestigious award please follow the link below.

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2.27.13

Regionalism, civic service hallmarks of Samet

As Seen On The Triad Business Journal website

Samet Corporation Founder, Norman Samet, was honored with the Stanley Frank Lifetime Achievement Award from the Greensboro Economic Development Alliance. This award acknowledges Norman’s legacy of civic and philanthropic leadership.

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2.19.13

Construction starts on GTCC

As Seen In The Triad Morning Report eNewsletter by The Triad Business Journal

Samet Corporation's Joint-Venture project at Donald Cameron Campus was the topic of a headline story by the Triad Business Journal Morning Report eNewsletter. Read more about this $65 M project by following the link below.

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11.23.12

Up close: Rick Davenport

As Seen In The November 23-29, 2012 Issue of The Triad Business Journal

Our President of Construction, Rick Davenport, is the focus of the Up Close section in the November 23-29, 2012 Issue of The Triad Business Journal. Click on the link below or pick up an issue today to read more about how Rick brings value to our partners with 'The Samet Way'!

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10.05.12

Samet Corporation Ranks #1 in Largest Triad General Contractors List

As Seen In Oct 5-11, 2012 Issue of The Triad Business Journal

Samet Corporation has been ranked #1 Largest Triad General Contractor by The Triad Business Journal.

These rankings were based on total Triad billings of Triad-based General Contractors (they also looked at statewide billings).

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9.28.12

Samet Placed #32 in The Triad Fast 50 for 2012

As Seen In The Triad Business Journal

This award is based on growth over the last 3 fiscal years for companies who fit the following criteria:

  • Must be a private, for-profit venture.
  • Must have its U.S. headquarters in the Triad.
  • Must have finished three full fiscal years and had sales of at least $2 million in 2011.

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9.15.12

NC Industrial Center has brought 800 jobs, $80M tax base to Mebane

As Seen On News of Orange County - Mebane Enterprise Website

"Brian Hall of Samet Corporation made a presentation to the Mebane City Council Monday night at its regular meeting requesting a shared participation in the extension of utility services to phase two of the North Carolina Industrial Center.

Hall told the council that the first new business in the phase two area of the park was progressing toward occupancy. Ferraro Foods' construction of its new facility nears completion."

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9.13.12

Samet to build $5M classroom building at Greensboro Day School

As Seen On The Triad Business Journal website

"Samet Corp. has been selected by Greensboro Day School for a $5 million project to construct a new middle school building on campus.

Greensboro-based Samet will partner with an architect for the design phase this fall, and the building is slated for completion by January 2015...."

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9.10.12

GDS Hires Samet Corp for Construction of New Middle School

As Seen On The Greensboro Day School Website

"Greensboro Day School has selected Samet Corporation to oversee design and construction of a new $5 million Middle School building."

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8.24.12

Glen Raven plans $10 million expansion; to add 30 jobs

As Seen On TheTimesNews.com

"Glen Raven Custom Fabrics plans to launch a new yarn plant operation next year with a $10 million investment and 30 new jobs.

Alamance County remains vitally important to our global company as this investment clearly demonstrates,” Glen Raven Inc. President and CEO Allen E. Gant, Jr. said. “Innovation remains the driving force at Glen Raven, and this latest investment will assure that we are applying the latest technology within a creatively designed production environment.”

The new plant will be located in an existing 130,000-square-foot facility on Glen Raven Road that was formerly operated as Glen Raven’s Ultra Spun division. The facility will be equipped with the latest in automated yarn manufacturing systems and configured around a manufacturing model engineered to support high levels of flexibility and customization."

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7.24.12

Kidde celebrates new distribution center in Mebane

As Seen On TheTimesNews.com

".....The 244,000-square-foot facility opened in March after nearly a year of construction. Samet Corporation constructed the building and is leasing it to Kidde. The new center is scheduled to distribute six million cases of fire safety products annually, which represents 83 percent of Kidde’s business....."

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7.23.12

Construction spurs economic boost

As Seen On News 14 Carolina

"Stanley Furniture is using a Greensboro-based company to handle the $5 million renovation project for its new headquarters.

Samet Corporation will up-fit the top two floors of a North Hamilton Street building, in High Point....."

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7.20.12

Samet Corp. tapped for $5M Stanley Furniture renovation

As Seen On The Triad Business Journal website

"Stanley Furniture has selected Samet Corp. for the $5 million renovation of the North Hamilton Street building that will become the company’s headquarters and High Point showroom...."

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6.13.12

As Student Housing Booms, Builders Eye Opportunities

As Seen On BuildersOnline.com

"...The lure of student housing for builders is pretty basic: As college enrollment has exploded—jumping 38% to 20.4 million from 1999 to 2009, according to the Institute of Education Sciences and the U.S. Census Bureau—and as kids stay in college longer to graduate, the need for on- and near-campus housing has never been greater. “Student housing is one of the few sectors with a pulse,” observes Ken Grube, education group manager for Samet Corp., a Greensboro, N.C.-based multifamily builder.

Among the industry’s 50 largest multifamily builders, Samet is one of the 11 that include student housing in their construction activities. Another is Charlotte, N.C.-based Campus Crest Communities, which started building student housing in 2004 and ended last year with 33 operating properties near campuses across the country, from which it generated nearly $95 million in revenue...."

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2.07.12

New ARMC board members named

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President of Construction Rick Davenport is named to the board of Alamance Regional Medical Center.

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