Manhattan’s Craig Abbott named BD+C Magazine 2015 “40 Under 40” Honoree
Manhattan Construction Company Project Director Craig Abbott has been named among Building Design + Construction’s “40 Under 40 Class of 2015.” Building Design + Construction (BD+C) magazine, a national building industry publication, selects honorees based on the individual’s career achievements, service to their profession and communities, and active participation in charitable work. Abbott’s project story is located in Building Design + Construction’s September 2015 issue (page U40/5) and on their website.
“I am honored to have worked with Craig on many complex projects over the last nine years and know he is a true standout in the industry,” said Mark Penny, Manhattan Construction Company Texas-area senior vice president. “We are very proud to have Craig as part of the Manhattan family, and are thrilled that the industry recognized him for his exemplary efforts.”
During Abbott’s nine years with Manhattan, he has been involved in more than $987 million on various project types including AT&T Stadium, Southwest Baptist Theological Seminary and Student Housing, Grand Prairie Public Safety Building and FAA Southwest Region Headquarters. Off the clock Craig coaches his daughter’s little league team and Manhattan’s team for their annual softball tournament.
Abbott graduated with a construction management degree from Oklahoma State University. He is also a LEED Accredited Professional, a certification earned through the U.S. Green Building Council.