COLUMBUS, OH – July 15, 2009 – A new partnership was announced today between local firms Wallick and Miles-McClellan Construction to increase their presence and competitive position in the construction of multi-family housing in North and South Carolina.
Under this agreement, the two Columbus-based firms already have two projects underway: Brookside Commons, a 162-unit apartment community in Columbia, SC; and Evergreen Landings, an 80-unit apartment community in Gastonia, NC.
Combining resources with Miles-McClellan provides the scale, experience and capabilities we felt was vital to provide the service delivery needed in this market, said CEO Tom Feusse.
Wallick has built and rehabilitated more than 1,800 multi-family units in the Carolinas since entering the market in 2001. Miles-McClellan entered the Carolina market last year.
For 30 years, we’ve provided Columbus and the Midwest with high quality construction services. Our partnership with Wallick will help us expand our reach throughout the Carolinas, said Miles-McClellan Construction President Matt McClellan.
With its corporate headquarters in Columbus, OH and a satellite office in Greensboro, NC Miles-McClellan Construction serves as a general contractor, construction manager, design/builder, and in pre-construction and value engineering services. Established in 1978 by Lonnie L. Miles, PE, and Terry McClellan, experience is the backbone of Miles-McClellan. With a work ethic that can be called an owner’s mindset and their Relentless Pursuit of Client Satisfaction, Miles-McClellan only accepts the superb quality that they would live with themselves. Additional information is available at www.mmbuildings.com.
Based in Columbus, Wallick is Ohio’s largest owner-manager of affordable housing, operating three business divisions: Wallick-Hendy Development, Wallick Construction and Wallick-Hendy Properties. The company, with 750 employees, specializes in affordable multifamily housing in the Midwest and other select regions of the U.S. Through its various operations, Wallick has developed and built hundreds of apartment complexes and currently manages more than 11,000 residential units in over 150 properties. Founded in 1966 by Jack Wallick and currently owned by his children, Howard Wallick and Julie Wallick, the family business adheres to its founder’s ideals of integrity and consistent quality. Additional information is available at www.wallickcos.com.