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About the company

Mr. Abernathy, a Florida native, was introduced to the construction industry in 1975 as a carpenter apprentice while attending college for construction management and engineering at FIU. He progressed from carpenter to foreman, superintendent, project manager to eventually president of SAC Construction. A leading commercial contracting company in South Florida for over 40 years. In 1996, he relocated to Carbondale, Colorado where he expanded the business in residential development. Then, in 2002 he returned to Florida to reestablish his business presence in the South Florida market.
ABK Construction Group uses its experience and expertise to work directly for the Owner on a project, both self-performing work and managing the subcontractors that perform specific trades. Our experienced staff is able to use their extensive experience to manage every aspect of a project from budget and schedule, to material delivery and onsite logistics. We provide services from preconstruction through closeout and beyond to extend to the warranty period on a project as well, and we pride ourselves on delivering quality projects to our clients and building lasting relationships based on the value that we deliver. Our team has experience in major construction markets, providing GC services in projects in K-12 and Higher Education, Student Living, Hospitality, Recreation, Government, Office, Healthcare and Specialty Markets. ABK Construction Group prides itself on staying ahead of industry standards in areas of safety, scheduling and technology. Our practices in these areas, can bring added value to our Owners in areas of quality control and cost savings. Our goal is continued growth in this area, and we are always looking for new resources and technologies that will allow us to deliver a quality project with added value for our clients.

Our Approach

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High level of Safety and Quality to deliver a positive outcome on every project
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Our clients know what to expect when they hire our team. We are solutions providers who come up with the best value options
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We hire the right people and put them in the right places with systems, workforce, resources and tools to ensure their success.

Our Experience

Regardless of project type, ABK Construction Group can provide professional services from concept through design, development, preconstruction, and construction. Long before the construction phase begins, we assign an experienced project management team to monitor and control every aspect of the project and attain schedule, budget, quality, and safety goals.
We focus our efforts on the specific needs of each client throughout the design and development phase. Our team offers design assistance through constructability reviews, value engineering, and feasibility studies while methodically preparing budgets and schedules to guide the planning process. As the project progresses, ABK Construction Group works with the client and the design team to meet cost and quality goals.
ABK Construction Group overarching philosophy is to provide our clients maximum value within their available budget. We use value and life cycle cost analyses to determine the most efficient building systems and market-appropriate finishes. Our quality control philosophy demands that standards are established early so they can be maintained by the entire design and construction team throughout the building process. experience from plans to progress, ABK Construction Group professionals know what it takes to deliver a successful project.
Our goal is to turn every client into a repeat client by making the best possible use of each development dollar spent. The ABK Construction Group team estimates, schedules, procures, and builds several projects each year. we use real-time construction feedback to recommend the best materials, technologies, and processes to give our clients the greatest value. We conduct systematic value analysis during planning and construction to improve quality, save time, and reduce costs.
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ABK Construction Group uses precise planning and control techniques to manage every project we develop. We maintain detailed schedules and project budgets to monitor daily priorities, steer progress, and control costs throughout each phase of the development process.
We are dedicated to working safely and strive to achieve “Zero Accidents” on every project we build in addition to enforcing OSHA regulations. We provide ongoing training and leadership to our staff and labor force to ensure a safe work site.
ABK Construction Group is constantly pursuing innovative technologies that place our construction practices-and our client’s finished products-at the forefront of the market. We established our innovation Development Team a diverse and dedicated group of individuals from all facets of the company to seek out and implement technology initiatives for positive, company-wide change.

Our core values are the foundation by which ABK Construction Group was built




Continuous Improvement​




Implement scalable and consistent systems to deliver predictable results.​


A progressive energy and communications solution provider growing through efficient execution​
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