Construction

Construction of Sand Mountain Park & Amphitheater Complete

The City of Albertville, Alabama, announced in January the completion of its new Sand Mountain Park & Amphitheater (SMPA), a transformative project that will spur a new wave of economic development and entertainment opportunities in the region. The 135-acre sports, leisure, wellness and entertainment venue is expected to create more than 1,200 jobs while generating an annual economic impact of $120 million.  HPM served as the owner’s…
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Emerging Leaders: A Q&A with a Preconstruction Co-Op Student

As a professional services firm, we teach our co-op students more than construction. The Emerging Leaders program exposes students to business acumen, accounting, marketing, and business development in addition to all aspects of construction management. Co-op student Rachel Bengert spent her fall semester working in our Preconstruction Services department. A…
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College Career Fairs in the Time of COVID-19

HPM’s Medora Gaddes has found the silver lining in virtual recruitment. The coronavirus pandemic has affected college campuses in countless ways. There are the obvious changes—mask requirements, smaller class sizes, and an increase in virtual learning opportunities—but dig a little deeper and you will discover that the need for social…
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Emerging Leaders: Is the HPM Co-Op Program Right for You?

By Medora Gaddes  The best way to kickstart your career success is by combining academics with on-the-job training through a cooperative education program or internship experience. Several full-time HPM employees are former co-op students or interns who have made a career with us in the fields of preconstruction, project management…
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Emerging Leaders: A Q&A with an HPM Co-Op

HPM’s cooperative (co-op) education program is a great way for college students to gain real-world experience outside of the classroom. Students who participate in our Emerging Leaders Program are better prepared to enter a competitive workplace. In fact, several of our full-time employees were once HPM co-op students or interns…
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Is it Time to Update Your Facility Plan?

Our complimentary Weighted Check-Up Guide can help you decide. When you’re in the thick of day-to-day business operations, it’s difficult to pinpoint specific areas that need improvement. However, there are a few basic questions that will steer you towards answering whether it’s time to update your facility plan or not.…
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Lasting Partnerships Lead to Innovation in Higher Education

With both among the most trusted names in higher education in Alabama, it’s no surprise that HPM and Auburn University have cultivated a fruitful partnership over the years. We share a professional relationship that spans nearly two decades and have produced successful project ventures including residence halls, research facilities, capital…
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ENR TOP PROGRAM MANAGERS

HPM Rises to Top 25 on ENR’S Program Management Firm List

Unique standard of personal client care and the hiring of top-level talent moves HPM up 20 spots. HPM made the top 50 on Engineering News Record’s (ENR) program management firms list for the fifth year in a row, but even more exciting is the jump we made in the ranking.…
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