On January 7, 1930, the company of Ervin-West Construction Co., Inc. was formed by P.S. West of Statesville, NC and Carl W. Ervin of Catawba, NC. After several years, during which time Mr. Ervin did the estimating and Mr. West did the supervision and building. Mr. Ervin left the company and Mr. West took over the sole management. Mr. West changed the name of the company to PS West Construction Co., Inc. in 1939, and operated the company with the help of his son, J. Roscoe, who graduated from NC State College with a BS degree in Civil Engineering, Construction. In the meantime PS West's other three sons, S. Eugene, R.C. and Fred were active in the firm as superintendents.
The early years of the company focused on establishing the reputation that it still maintains today: building quality buildings and lasting relationships that stand the test of time. Starting in the 1930's, PS West Construction Company grew with Statesville and the surrounding area, working for the prominent developers and architects of the time. During the Second World War the firm did work for the Army Corps of Engineers at Morris Field, Camp Hoffman, Fort Bragg, Blumenthal Air Base, Camp Davis and Fort Fisher. The firm also built housing projects during the war in Charlotte, High Point, Raleigh, Tarboro, and Jacksonville in North Carolina, Spartanburg in South Carolina, and Savannah in Georgia.
PS West passed away in 1959, and the management of the firm was shared by his four sons. Following the passing of Fred West in 1972, and R.C West in 1973 the company was passed to the third Generation of the family Roy C West Jr., and Julian R. West Jr.
Religious,Industrial, Financial, Medical and research facilities also comprise a large portion of our client base. PS West has proven to be able to complete highly technical construction, and maintained a reputation for quality work for its 84 year history. During this period the company has been contracted and completed projects for companies such as: Winn-Dixie, JC Penney, Howard-Johnsons, Gardner Webb College, The Cove, Roses, Pepsi-Cola, Duke Energy, Bell South, Food Lion, Seven Eleven, NCNB, First Union National Bank, NC Furniture Co., Hunt Mfg., Sears, Eckerds, International Paper, US Postal Service, First Citizens Bank & Trust, BB&T, etc.
The quality and excellence of PS West Construction’s projects have been recognized not only by buildings’ owners, but also by organizations throughout North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Virgina, and Maryland.
PS West today remains a family business. The company’s third president, Roy C West Jr. is grandson of the founder. The company strives to produce an excellence in construction that is rare, and where quality is never sacrificed in favor of speed or cost. Quality work at competitve prices is the achievement of PS West Construction Co., Inc. Over its 84 year existence, PS West has developed the ability to design, estimate, manage, and construct almost any building with a staff that has been trained the best way, through experience.
Consider the years of experience in building, consider the clients worked for through this history, consider the quality of construction through our photo gallery, and consider this: Do you want your building to reflect this experience and quality? Build your project with PS West Construction Co., Inc. and get peace of mind in price and quality!
That's the guiding principle behind PS West Construction's approach to doing business.
With many years of experience in local and national building projects, we have earned the enviable reputation of being a dependable, no-nonsense developer who consistently delivers rock-solid results - on time and within the budget.