Gillis Gilkerson Breaks Ground on Multi-Purpose Building for Spence Baptist Church in Snow Hill, Maryland
SALISBURY, MD – July 19, 2016 – Gillis Gilkerson, one of the most stable and trusted general contracting and construction management firms on Delmarva, announced the ground breaking for a new multi-purpose recreational building for Spence Baptist Church in Snow Hill, Maryland. The 7,600 square foot building will be built by the Gillis Gilkerson team on church property at 4824 Paw Paw Creek Road, Snow Hill, MD
“The partnership we established with Spence Baptist Church allows us to help the congregation foster future growth with the youth of the congregation,” said Dwight Miller, president, Gillis Gilkerson. “We look forward to completion of the building and the opportunities it provides for the church community.”
The one-story fellowship facility will include a multipurpose banquet hall, a youth game room, kitchen, storage and amenities. The facility will be a pre-engineered steel frame building system with a concrete foundation and reinforced monolithic floor slab. The project will include a new parking lot, landscaping and storm water management system.
“The Gillis Gilkerson team has been instrumental in helping our congregation reach this milestone,” said Bob Shockley, Spence Baptist Church building committee member. “Our vision is finally becoming a reality. We are very excited about the offerings and opportunities this project will bring our church community and the youth of our congregation.”
According to Project Manager, Tyler Barnes, weather permitting, the project is scheduled for completion by the first quarter of 2017.
About Gillis Gilkerson
In its 37th year of building and real estate development on Delmarva, award-winning Gillis Gilkerson has built a reputation as one of the most trusted and stable construction management and general contracting firms on the Peninsula. From new commercial construction to renovation, the company’s construction managers offer broad and deep experience in diverse industries such as medical, industrial, manufacturing, hotels, multi-family housing, houses of worship, restaurants, retail, schools and more. Its full-service real estate development expertise offers custom solutions for land purchase, building program development, turnkey project management, obtaining permits and approvals, property management, property marketing, purchase, lease, and lease/purchase options. The team works in conjunction with architects, government planners, engineers, surveyors, inspectors, contractors, and leasing agents to manage the development process from concept to completion.