Gibbs News

Gibbs Wins Three Regional 2013 Excellence in Construction Awards

NEW ORLEANS, LA – JANUARY 2, 2014 Gibbs Construction was presented with three 2013 Excellence in Construction (EIC) Awards and the Platinum Safety Training & Evaluation Process (STEP) Award by Associated Builders & Contractors, Inc. (ABC) New Orleans/Bayou Chapter at its annual ceremony, held November 14, at Crowne Plaza in Kenner, Louisiana. The competition recognizes […]

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Gibbs Construction Hires New Director of Preconstruction

NEW ORLEANS, LA – JULY 15, 2013 Gibbs Construction has hired Matt Moore as director of preconstruction. Moore comes to Gibbs Construction with 22 years of field construction and leadership experience. Previously, Moore was vice president and executive in charge at American Constructors, a large commercial general contractor in Nashville, Tennessee. In his role with […]

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Gibbs Construction Earns Platinum Safety Award Ten Years in a Row

NEW ORLEANS, LA – May 9, 2013 Gibbs Construction has earned the 2012 Associated Builders and Contractors Platinum Level S.T.E.P. Award. Gibbs has earned the national award every year since 2002 for their distinction in the development of a quality safety program with superior commitment to safety, training and education. Established in 1989 by the ABC National […]

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Gibbs Breaks Ground on Rouses Grocery in New Orleans Central Business District

NEW ORLEANS, LA (1/13/11) – The Central Business District took another big leap towards urban renewal this week when Gibbs Construction crews broke ground on a new Rouses grocery store at the site of the former Sewell Cadillac Chevrolet building. The new store, slated to become a flagship store for the Thibodaux-based, family-owned company, will […]

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Gibbs Awarded with American Concrete Institute Award of Excellence

NEW ORLEANS, LA – January 10, 2011 – Gibbs Construction, LLC has been selected to receive the American Concrete Institute’s Award of Excellence for its 930 Poydras Street multi-family project. The award will be presented at the ACI Louisiana Chapter Best Concrete Projects Banquet on January 21, 2011, at the Metairie Country Club in Metairie, […]

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St. Joseph Abbey

Covington, LA


The renovation of this church, built in the 1900s, included a large amount of demolition, structural repairs, plaster restoration, mural restoration, ADA modifications and modernization, as well as an upgrade of the electrical system to comply with code.

OWNER: St. Joseph Abbey

ARCHITECT: Turchi & Cusick Architects, Inc. APC


AWARDED: Associated Builders & Contractors 1st Place Most Outstanding-Historic Renovation Category; National Associated Builders & Contractors Award of Merit for Historic Restoration