Hartwell Village, Seneca, SC 140,000 sq ft

Gillam & Associates, Inc.,

is a General Contractor operating in 10 Southeastern States. Since its inception in 1985, the company has constructed over 30-million square feet of space for a variety of retail and commercial clients including the nation’s largest retailer on a consistent basis for over a quarter-century.


Seneca, SC


19,500 Sq ft grocery store built within the Hartwell Village shopping center serves the Seneca and Clemson area.

USC Locker Rooms & Offices

Columbia, SC

University of South Carolina’s basketball and volleyball training facility.

Hartwell Village

Seneca, SC


Upscale Retail Shops located near Clemson University.

TIME TO MARKET or “TTM” are synonyms describing the period of time it takes from initial idea to finished product – whether that is a marketing campaign, a product or another operational process. It reduces the cost of interim construction cost, including construction interest, temporary facilities, storage, etc. It can also provide additional tax advantages if deprecation by completion in a prior year or when fleeing from high tax areas. This also provides an accelerates the income earning period by earlier completions.


From detailed planning to project management through the actual build process, we have had the privilege to use our extensive experience and expertise to deliver the highest quality product and outcomes to clients all across the Southeast.


Gillam & Associates, Inc., is a full-service General Contractor offering a wide array of services including:
  • Design-build services
  • Pre-construction value engineering
  • Site selection, evaluation and consultation
  • Sitework management
  • General construction from the ground up
  • Project collaboration utilizing state-of-the-art Project Management software
  • CM at risk

The fast-track nature of commercial construction requires extensive teamwork and cooperation among many stakeholders including owners, contractors, designers, tenants, municipalities and utility companies. The depth and breadth of our experience in the retail construction market provides us with the ability to coordinate these various entities, as needed, to bring a project to successful completion.


The company has unlimited General Contractor’s Licenses from Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. The firm also has a Professional Engineer’s License in South Carolina.
  • Alabama
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Kentucky
  • Maryland
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Virginia
  • West Virginia

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