May 22, 2013
-- McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. recently hired Robert Elliott as its project director for commercial projects in the firm’s Houston office. In this role, Elliott will oversee project teams to coordinate and integrate estimating, scheduling, value analysis, construction planning and project implementation. He also will attend key project team meetings during construction and supervise on-site project staff.
With nearly 23 years of experience in the construction industry, Elliot has spent the majority of his career working to develop strong team relationships on complex Houston projects. In total, he has participated in more than $1 billion of completed construction projects in Texas and Louisiana. Prior to joining McCarthy, Elliott served as a vice president and project executive at JE Dunn Construction Company.
“We are thrilled to add Robert to our growing McCarthy team,” said Jim Stevenson, president of McCarthy’s Houston office. “His expertise in the construction industry and familiarity with the Houston market specifically will be of significant value to area clients. Robert also has extensive experience on a variety of projects, adding even more depth to McCarthy’s team in Houston.”
Actively involved in the community, Elliott volunteers his time and resources to a number of charities including the Houston chapter of Rebuilding Together, Yellowstone Academy and the United Way. Elliott earned his bachelor’s degree in construction science from Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. He is an alumnus of Leadership Houston Class XXVII, holds a 30-hour certification from Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and holds a building construction license for the State of Louisiana He currently lives near The Woodlands, just north of Houston.About McCarthy
Celebrating 34 years of building in Texas, McCarthy is the nation’s eighth largest domestic general contractor (Engineering News-Record, May 2012). An employee-owned company, McCarthy performs general contractor, construction management and design/build services for the following project types: healthcare, entertainment , water/wastewater, federal, port/marine, educational, parking structures, office buildings, bridges and highways, laboratory, biotechnology, retail, microelectronic, industrial facilities, tenant interiors and mixed-use project construction. In addition to Houston, McCarthy has offices in Dallas; Sacramento, Calif.; San Francisco; San Diego and Newport Beach, Calif.; Phoenix; Las Vegas; Albuquerque, N.M.; St. Louis; Kansas City, Kan.; Collinsville, Ill. and Atlanta. For more information please visit www.mccarthy.com.