Shockey in Nation’s Top 100 Design/Builders | Winchester Star

By Rebecca Layne | The Winchester Starrn
WINCHESTER – A local contract­ing company has earned national attention for its success.rnrnHoward Shockey & Sons Inc. of 1057 Martinsburg Pike (U.S. 11) is ranked as the 78th-largest design­build contractor in the nation, ac­cording to Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) list of Top 100 De­sign-Build Firms.rnrnThe criteria for being ranked are based on combined contracting and design revenue. Engineering News-Record is a weekly magazine that provides construction- related news world­wide and annual lists of the largest construction and engineering fir ms.rnrnDesign-build is a construction project delivery system in which design and construction aspects are performed by a single entity. The system is used to reduce the delivery schedule by overlap­ping the design and construction phases of a project.rnrn”To be included in the Top 100 Design/ Builders in the United States is humbling