Projects

Since 1970 Bell & Associates Construction, formerly Ray Bell Construction, has been providing quality construction services throughout the Southeastern United States.  We are a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on commercial, justice, and transportation.  With a rock-solid reputation and a high percentage of repeat business, Bell & Associates continues to provide its valued clients projects on-time and within budget.

Bell is a full-service, award-winning general construction company with a talent for transforming skylines and developing rock-solid infrastructure. Our reputation is as solid as our product: committed to excellence, client service and a dependable record of on-time, on-budget performance.

Location:
Sewanee, TN
Owner:
University of the South
Architect:
MacLachlan, Cornelius and Filoni
This 47,860 square foot, four-story building holds 192 student residents. This building was constructed in stone-clad and historically designed to blend with existing facilities on the University’s campus. The labor intensive stone exterior took an eight man crew of craftsman eight months to... Read More
Location:
Nashville, TN
Owner:
Tennessee State University
Architect:
Thomas, Miller and Partners
Named in honor of Wilma Rudolph, the first female track athlete to win three gold medals in one Olympiad, this six-story campus residence hall was built for upper-class women. The building sits atop a hill and has scenic views of the surrounding neighborhood. The 102,960 square-foot residence hall... Read More
Location:
Nashville, TN
Owner:
Amerimar Enterprises
Architect:
Earl Swensson Associates
The 2010 Traveler’s Choice Award winner was a $30.2 million total renovation of a 16-story, 220,000 sf office building into a contemporary, elegant, four-star hotel.  Connected to the hotel stands a new five-story 105,000 sf cast-in-place, post-tensioned parking garage with a 20,000 sf... Read More
Location:
Franklin, TN
Owner:
Crescent Resources
Architect:
Little Diversified Architectural Consulting
The One Greenway Centre LEED Gold facility is a $14 million project that has approximately 162,000 SF of office space. The five-story building features sustainable green elements such as low VOC paints, adhesives, sealers and flooring, FSC certified wood, and zero CFC HVAC refrigerants. The... Read More
Location:
Nashville, TN
Owner:
Corrections Corporation of America
Architect:
Gresham Smith and Partners
Bell helped build and later expand the Nashville headquarters building for the Corrections Corporation of America (CCA). The company is the nation’s largest owner and operator of privatized correctional and detention facilities and also one of the largest prison operators in the world. The CCA... Read More