1954

Emmett I. Davis, Jr. and Phil Floyd co-found Davis & Floyd in Greenwood, SC

Davis & Floyd first company vehicle
1956

Davis & Floyd opens an office in Atlanta, GA

1962

Davis & Floyd opens an office in Charleston, SC

1979

Davis & Floyd purchases Universal Engineering in Boston, MA

The late Phil Floyd (on the left) at the I-26 Sewer Line project site, Charleston, SC.
1986

The late Emmett I. Davis, Jr. assumes all responsibilities as principal partner

The late Emmett I. Davis, Jr. (right) at the Calhoun Street Drainage Tunnel project, Charleston, SC (circa 1995).
1990

Davis & Floyd opens an office in Columbia, SC

1996

Davis & Floyd receives Department of the Navy Naval Facilities Engineering Command Certificate of Appreciation in recognition of exemplary performance in fulfillment of a major multi-million dollar Naval Facilities Engineering Command Contract at Camp Lejeune, NC

Tom LaRoche at the Drainage Tunnel Access Shaft Construction project in Marion Square, Charleston, SC (circa 1995).
1998

Davis & Floyd acquires the architectural firm of W. Powers McElveen & Associates in Columbia, SC

The late Emmett I. Davis, Jr. (left); Senator John Drummond (center); Tom LaRoche (right) at the recovery of the Hunley (circa 2000).
1999-2000

Davis & Floyd receives South Carolina Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers Presidents Award for "Significant Contributions to the Profession of Civil Engineers"

2001

Davis & Floyd opens an office in Greenville, SC, and receives American Consulting Engineers Council National Finalist Award for the Stormwater Drainage Tunnel for the City of Charleston and Consulting Engineers of South Carolina (CESC) Engineering Excellence Award for Lasch Conservation Center for Friends of the Hunley, Inc.

2002

Davis & Floyd receives CESC Engineering Excellence Honor Award for its Conway Bypass Project for Fluor Daniel and South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT)

2004

Davis & Floyd celebrates its 50th anniversary

The late Phil Floyd (on the left) at the I-26 Sewer Line project site, Charleston, SC.
2005

Davis & Floyd receives American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) National Recognition Award for its work on the Padgett-Thomas Barracks Replacement for The Citadel

2006

Davis & Floyd receives ACEC-SC Engineering Excellence Award for Additions & Renovations to McAdams Hall for Clemson University and Engineering Excellence Award for Ashley Phosphate Road & I-26 Interchange for SCDOT

2007

Davis & Floyd receives ACEC-SC Engineering Excellence Award for Daniel Island School

2008

Davis & Floyd receives ACEC-SC National Finalist & Engineering Excellence Award for McLeod Regional Medical Center Vertical Expansion and Engineering Excellence Award for Master Planning for Navy Yard at Noisette

The late Emmett I. Davis, Jr. receives the prestigious ACEC-SC Service to the Profession Award (circa 2008 from left: Michael Horton, Stephen Davis, the late Emmett I. Davis, Jr., and Jerry Timmons).
2009

Davis & Floyd opens offices in Florence, SC, and Hickory, NC, and receives Stormwater Solutions Top Stormwater Project of the Year Award for US 17 Septima Clark Transportation Infrastructure Reinvestment Project

2010

Davis & Floyd receives ACEC-SC National Finalist & Engineering Excellence Award for North Charleston Sewer District Felix C. Davis Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion & Upgrade and International Concrete Repair Institute National Award for Excellence for South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) Marine Resources Research Institute (MRRI) Building Repairs

2011

Davis & Floyd receives ACEC-SC National Finalist & Engineering Excellence Award for New Clinton High School and Engineering Excellence Honor Award for Charleston Airport Area/Boeing Traffic Study

2012

Davis & Floyd receives ACEC-SC National Finalist & Engineering Excellence Award for US 17 ACE Basin - Segments 1 & 2A and Engineering Excellence Award for Wilson Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade - Phase 1B

Dedication of Emmett I. Davis, Jr. Avenue adjacent to Davis & Floyd's North Charleston Office (circa 2012).
2014

Davis & Floyd celebrates its 60th anniversary and receives ACEC-SC National Finalist & Engineering Excellence Award for Rivers Education Center and Engineering Excellence Award for US 17 Septima Clark Parkway Improvements

2015

Davis & Floyd receives ACEC-SC National Finalist & Engineering Excellence Award for Clemson University's SCE&G Energy Innovation Center

2017

Davis & Floyd receives ACEC-SC Engineering Excellence Award for Greenwood Uptown Market

The late Emmett I. Davis, Jr. at his induction into the South Carolina Business Hall of Fame (circa 2017).