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Economic Development

GIS Goes Hand-in-Hand with Engineering

GIS Goes Hand-in-Hand with Engineering

At Timmons Group, we regularly meld engineering and GIS technology together.  Being one of a small number of engineering firms also offering GIS technology, this gives us the competitive edge to offer our clients the most innovative solutions. Read more »


City of Richmond Expands Affordable Housing in the East End

City of Richmond Expands Affordable Housing in the East End

Governor Terry McAuliffe and Mayor Dwight Jones made an exciting community development announcement last week as City officials and the public gathered at the old Armstrong High School. Read more »


Economic Development Week – Getting to Know Clay Cundiff

Economic Development Week – Getting to Know Clay Cundiff

Today we introduce Clay Cundiff, employee of Timmons Group’s Economic Development Team. Clay has been with Timmons Group for 3 years and has a background is in site and infrastructure design. Read more »


Picture This: Altria Warehouse Complex

Picture This: Altria Warehouse Complex

Timmons Group assisted Richmond based Altria with site selection, evaluation, and preliminary budgeting for their state of the art warehouse project on Bermuda Hundred Road, near Interstate 295 in Chesterfield County, Virginia. Read more »


Stone Brewing Co. Sends Massive Fermenting Vessels down the James

Stone Brewing Co. Sends Massive Fermenting Vessels down the James

Six giant fermenting vessels were dropped off to Stone Brewing's facility this October not by your typical delivery method of truck, but by barge along the James River. Read more »


Spreading LOVE in Virginia

Spreading LOVE in Virginia

Our landscape architect, Neal Beasley and the Hopewell/Prince George Chamber of Commerce collaborated to develop and construct a LOVEworks sign. Read more »


Augusta County Celebrates Economic Development Success

Augusta County Celebrates Economic Development Success

Timmons Group is very proud to have worked with the Augusta County Economic Development Department, Administration, and Board of Supervisors to develop the County’s first publicly-owned industrial park, known today as Mill Place Commerce Park. Currently three new projects are under construction and a new business is on its way. Read more »


Picture This - Vitamin Shoppe Distribution Center

Picture This - Vitamin Shoppe Distribution Center

The Vitamin Shoppe, Inc., a leading specialty retailer and marketer of nutritional products such as probiotics, vitamins, and protein shakes, established a flagship distribution center in Ashland, Virginia.     Read more »


Picture This - Turner Tract

Picture This - Turner Tract

Timmons Group has worked with the Southampton County Industrial Development Authority (IDA) since 2005 in developing an environmental land plan for a 492-acre industrial-zoned parcel to meet County economic development goals.   Read more »


Commonwealth Crossing Business Centre Groundbreaking Ceremony

Commonwealth Crossing Business Centre Groundbreaking Ceremony

Timmons Group’s Rick Thomas was pleased to participate in the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Commonwealth Crossing Business Centre (CCBC) held on April 17, 2014 in Martinsville, Virginia.   Read more »