1928

Reed & Reed Founded

ch 1 image 1The company is established as a partnership of Captain Josiah W. Reed and his son, Carlton Day Reed, who begin with a capital investment of $2,000.

1930

Reed & Reed bridge construction begins

ch 2 img 23Bridge projects become the company’s chief operational focus, and remain so into the mid 1970’s

1953

Carlton Day “Bud” Reed becomes a partner

Carlton Day “Bud” Reed becomes a partner. 3

1968

Partnership of Carlton Day Reed, Bud Reed, and Ed Hunter established

ch 5 img 3This leadership team steers Reed & Reed into the early-1980’s.

1982

Reed & Reed is incorporated

1985

Jackson Parker elected President and CEO

1992

RR Caribbean, Inc., established in St. Thomas

1992

Thomas Reed elected Treasurer

1994

Callahan Brothers, Inc. acquired

photo-1Callahan, a forty year-old bridge and utility contractor, had achieved a proud record of accomplishments. Its acquisition brought new skills and complementary resources to Reed & Reed.

2003

RR Caribbean expands

ch 6 img 28-1RR Caribbean, Inc. acquires assets of O’Brien Construction Company, St. Thomas, USVI

2003

Reed & Reed / Cianbro joint venture

P-V 028 edited-1Maine’s first cable stayed bridge. $70 million contract was awarded to replace 2200 foot bridge over Penobscot river in Prospect-Verona, Maine

2003

Reed & Reed celebrates its 75th anniversary

2006

Reed & Reed completes New England’s First commercial scale wind farm

Mars Hill 1-07 0184-1Mars Hill Wind Power Project >