CONYERS, GA– Raymond, a leading engineering and architectural consulting group headquartered in Conyers, is doubling its Atlanta-area corporate headquarters.
The Conyers Rockdale Chamber of Commerce celebrated the expansion with a ribbon cutting ceremony on June 16 at 1035 Green St., Conyers.
“We were required to move and expand our headquarters because of persistent demand for engineering and architectural services despite the pandemic across our footprint,” said Ramos, PE, founder and president of Raymond. “The new headquarters will give our growing team a chance to collaborate in person and support the needs of our clients across the U.S.”
The ribbon cutting ceremony held Thursday is part of a year-long celebration commemorating the company’s 30th anniversary.
Raymond, a longtime Conyers resident, founded the company 30 years-ago in Conyers. Raymond and his family have been active in the community not only by proxy of the architectural and engineering company but also volunteering with the Kiwanis, supporting the Walk of Heroes Veterans Memorial Park and doing pro bono work for the Restoration Storehouse. Raymond also served on the Rockdale County School Board 2000-200).
Raymond began in 1992 as a roof design and consulting firm and has expanded to include design solutions from architect an interior designers to engineers – structural, civil, mechanical, electrical and plumbing – as well as building envelope experts.
Raymond has grown over the past three decades through a series of acquisitions and strategic partnerships – such as the mentor-protégé agreement with Pond & Company. Raymond, while still considered a small business by federal standards, now boasts nearly 100 employees in the Conyers, Miami, Palm Beach, Orlando, Savannah, Charleston, Greer, Raleigh and Richmond offices. Primarily, the company focuses on restoration, renovation and repair of existing facilities employing several different testing capabilities prior to design.
Raymond engineering and architectural firm specializes in restoration, renovation and repair of existing facilities in the educational, commercial, healthcare, municipal and federal government sectors. Raymond is a verified Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and a certified Small Business Administration 8(a) consulting firm headquartered in Conyers, Georgia with nine locations in the U.S.