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July 15, 2019

Davis & Floyd Names New Associates

Davis & Floyd, Inc. is pleased to announce that Jared Bramblett, Chris Haynes, and Greg McElhannon have been promoted to associates of the firm.

Jared Bramblett, PE, LEED AP is a senior civil engineer in the firm’s Charleston office and has 12 years of experience. He received his Bachelor of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Cum Laude, from the University of South Carolina. He is a registered Professional Engineer (PE), LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP), and Certified Erosion Prevention & Sediment Control Inspector.

Chris Haynes, PLA is a senior landscape architect in the firm’s Charleston office and has 12 years of experience. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Plant Sciences and Landscape Systems at the University of Tennessee and Master of Landscape Architecture from Clemson University. He is a Professional Landscape Architect (PLA), Council of Landscape Architectural Registration Boards (CLARB) Certified Landscape Architect, International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) Certified Arborist, and LEED Green Associate.

Greg McElhannon is a senior project manager based in the firm’s Greenwood office and has 30 years of experience. He received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Clemson University. He is a Certified Erosion Prevention & Sediment Control Inspector.

According to Davis & Floyd Chief Operating Officer Jason Eppley, PE, “These proven leaders provide outstanding service for our clients. We are proud of their professional accomplishments and commitment to our team.”


About Davis & Floyd

What began as the dream of two engineers in 1954 has grown into a talented team of approximately 175 professionals across five offices in Charleston, Columbia, Florence, Greenville, and Greenwood, SC, passionate about developing innovative engineering, planning, and landscape architecture solutions to improve our communities. We focus on construction engineering & inspection, environmental, federal, industrial, local government, private development, stormwater, transportation, and water & wastewater markets. Because we work where we live, we are good stewards of our resources and proud to see others in our communities enjoying our award-winning projects. For more information about our services and team, visit davisfloyd.com.

Jared Bramblett
Chris Haynes
Greg McElhannon
April 16, 2019

Davis & Floyd’s Joseph Garrison Earns Professional Engineer License

Joseph Garrison, PE

Davis & Floyd, Inc. Transportation Engineer Joseph Garrison earned his Professional Engineer (PE) license through the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Surveyors.

Garrison joined Davis & Floyd’s Transportation Department in 2016. He received his Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from the University of South Carolina.

“As part of our transportation group, Joseph advances infrastructure improvements in our communities where we live, work, and play. We are proud to have him join our team of approximately 50 PEs who partner with our clients to solve complex problems,” said Stephen Davis, president and CEO of Davis & Floyd.

About Davis & Floyd
Davis & Floyd is an engineering firm that works collaboratively with our clients to design and build innovative projects that improve our communities. Celebrating 65 years of continuous operation, our privately-owned firm has approximately 175 employees located in five offices across South Carolina including Charleston, Columbia, Florence, Greenville, and Greenwood. We focus on construction engineering & inspection, environmental, federal, industrial, local government, private development, stormwater, transportation, and water & wastewater markets. For more information about our services and team, visit davisfloyd.com.

February 22, 2019

Davis & Floyd’s Michael Putnam Promoted to Associate

Michael Putnam, PE, CFM, Associate

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (February 22, 2019) — Davis & Floyd, Inc. is pleased to announce that Michael Putnam, PE, CFM, stormwater discipline leader/senior civil engineer, has been promoted to an associate of the firm.

Putnam joined Davis & Floyd in 2006 after receiving his Bachelor of Science in civil engineering and Master of Science in civil engineering, applied fluid mechanics, from Clemson University. He is a registered Professional Engineer (PE) and Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM).

Specializing in hydrology and hydraulics, Putnam provides modeling for flood hazard studies; bridge and culvert design; scour analyses; stormwater pumping stations; stormwater conveyance systems and tunnels; and complex stormwater routing conditions. He also is skilled in the layout and design of surface collection piping and utility conflict avoidance.

According to Davis & Floyd’s Chief Operating Officer Jason Eppley, PE, “As an associate of our firm, Michael will work with our clients to develop innovative solutions for their unique project needs. We congratulate him on his well-deserved promotion.”

About Davis & Floyd
Davis & Floyd is a multi-disciplined engineering and architecture firm that works collaboratively with our clients to design and build innovative projects that improve our communities. Celebrating 65 years of continuous operation, our privately-owned firm has more than 175 employees located in five offices across South Carolina including Charleston, Columbia, Florence, Greenville, and Greenwood. We focus on construction engineering & inspection, environmental, federal, industrial, local government, private development, stormwater, transportation, and water & wastewater markets. For more information about our services and team, visit davisfloyd.com.

February 6, 2019

Commemorative Branding Honors 65th Anniversary

Davis & Floyd is introducing commemorative branding to honor our 65th Anniversary! Both the commemorative logo and heritage mark distinctly highlight our having been in business for 65 memorable years. Our 65th Anniversary logo not only pays tribute to Davis & Floyd’s distinct history, but also highlights key elements of our firm’s mission:

“Our mission is to challenge our team to deliver sustainable solutions based on a foundation of honesty, integrity, and innovation to our clients.”

We strive to be the preeminent engineering firm in South Carolina. Since our inception in 1954, we have established four additional Davis & Floyd offices across the state, strategically expanding our physical presence throughout South Carolina to better serve our clients and communities in which we work and live. Here is a quick look at key dates highlighting Davis & Floyd’s growth over the past six and a half decades:

– 1954: Emmett I. Davis, Jr. and Phil Floyd co-found Davis & Floyd in Greenwood, SC
– 1962: Davis & Floyd opens an office in Charleston, SC
– 1990: Davis & Floyd opens an office in Columbia, SC
– 2001: Davis & Floyd opens an office in Greenville, SC
– 2009: Our Florence, SC, office opens

Davis & Floyd is grateful to our past and present clients, team members, and associates who have supported us in reaching this major milestone in our firm’s history. We are excited to celebrate our past, present, and future through various initiatives throughout 2019!

January 31, 2019

Davis & Floyd, Inc. Celebrates 65 Years in Business


Davis & Floyd, Inc., an award-winning engineering and architecture firm based in South Carolina, is celebrating its 65th anniversary in 2019.

Founded in 1954 by Emmett I. Davis, Jr. (1929-2017) and Phil Floyd (1926-1986) in Greenwood, SC, Davis & Floyd started in a small, two-room office. Since its establishment, Davis & Floyd has grown to five regional offices located across South Carolina.

Today, the firm employs a team of more than 175 engineers, architects, designers, inspectors, surveyors, and administrative personnel under the direction of President & Chief Executive Officer Stephen L. Davis. Davis, a second-generation member of the Davis family, joined the firm in 1986 under his father’s leadership. Davis’ commitment to carrying on his father’s legacy is evident though his dedication to assembling a team that provides innovative engineering solutions to clients by applying Davis & Floyd’s core principals of honesty, innovation, and integrity to every project.

Reflecting on the company’s 65-year history, Davis said, “Davis & Floyd has achieved this major milestone through the hard work and dedication of our associates, and the customer service-oriented culture that is evident throughout the entire organization. We have many long-term employees who have made tremendous impacts on our company and the communities in which they live and work. Their dedication to Davis & Floyd’s core principals and commitment to providing paramount customer service is paving the way for the future success of Davis & Floyd and our rising leaders. Our entire team’s devotion to our firm, clients, and future has awarded Davis & Floyd this honor, and we look forward to continued success for years to come.”

We will be celebrating our 65th anniversary throughout the year with several new initiatives. Stay tuned!