Entries by GW Mitchell

Cutting Edge Construction at Southwest Research Institute

In 1947 Thomas Baker Slick Jr. founded the Southwest Research Institute (SWRI) in South Texas. As an adventurer, philanthropist, and oilman he recruited scientists and engineers from across the nation with one goal – seek revolutionary advancements through advanced science and applied technology. Today that spirit lives on at Southwest Research Institute, however, it took […]

Mitchell In Motion Q2 2019

Bill’s Blueprint Hello Mitchell in Motion Readers, Have you all recovered from Fiesta yet? We are back in the swing of things at G.W. Mitchell Construction but had a great time celebrating with the rest of the city. As we start the second quarter of the year, we are blessed to have our workload ramp […]

Decades of Building Trinity University

With a history like ours, it’s easy to boast decade-long relationships in San Antonio. A particular relationship that holds dear to our hearts is the one we have with Trinity University. What many might not know, the current campus is actually the third location for the university. The original campus opened in 1869 in Techuacana, […]

Castle Hills 1st Baptist Church Sanctuary

Today we’re taking it back, way back to 1979. Many of those who have worked closely with us know that faith is a cornerstone within the Mitchell family. It is always an honor to build a church and other religious facilities. One project that we are fond of is the Castle Hills 1st Baptist Church […]

Mitchell In Motion Quarterly – September 2018

Mitchell in Motion Quarterly – September 2018 Bill’s Blueprint Wow! Can you believe summer is over and it is already football season?! I hope all of you had a great summer. There have been a couple of changes that have happened since our last issue that are both exciting and bittersweet. In August, our Director […]

Building a Legacy in Aggieland

Since our inception, we have always believed in providing our children with the best education possible, which is why we take pride in every educational facility we work on. In honor of the new school year, we’re revisiting a project near and dear to our hearts, the Harrington Education Center at Texas A&M University. It […]

Project Name: Rio Bank Headquarters – McAllen, TX

The Rio Bank Headquarters in McAllen, Texas will be a six-story, 126,451 square foot office building that will reside on a 7 acre, fully developed site. The building will have a drilled auger cast pile foundation system with a structural steel fireproofed frame. The interior will include a two-story lobby with high-end finishes, three passenger […]