Building Transformation


If you are not local to Gainesville, one would never know what the building looked like a several months ago. Check out the photos of the before and after shots.

New Hire

Erik OtteScherer Construction of North Florida, LLC is pleased to welcome new project manager Erik Otte to the team! Erik comes to us from Layne Christensen and brings with him a strong basis in heavy, civil engineering type projects which were focused on sustainable initiatives. As a graduate of both Santa Fe College and University of North Florida, Erik has already proven to be an exceptional fit into the Scherer culture and has successfully bid several projects right off the bat. We are excited to include him in our office family and look forward to all that is to come. Welcome aboard, Erik!

Terra Costa Amenity Center

Terra CostaScherer Construction of North Florida was the successful bidder for the new Terra Costa Amenity Center located in Jacksonville, FL. This project will include a beautiful new club house, pool, entry structure, and landscaping.

UF’s BCN Alumni Clay Shoot Tournament

bcn logoJoin us in support of the UF Rinker School of Building Construction by signing up a team for the 7th Annual BCN Alumni Club Sporting Clays Tournament, May 16th at Bradford Sportsmen’s Farm. See the flyer attached for more info and email to reserve your spot. Teams and sponsorships will sell out quickly!

A Local Veteran Gets a New Roof

rebuilding together 2For the 4th year, Scherer Construction has teamed with Crosier Roofing to support Rebuilding Together of North Central Florida (RTNCF) by providing a new roof for a local veteran. April marks the month for the National Rebuilding Together launch where the organization brings together volunteers and communities to provide healthy and safe homes for low-income homeowner’s across America. Each year, volunteers from each company combine their efforts and lend their teams to a weekend of hard work for a veteran in Gainesville.

Supporting Our Long Time Customers

group photoWe were honored to be invited to a Disaster Relief conference by one of our long-time partners, The Salvation Army. We are proud of our long history with this organization and cheer their continued success!

unEarth Church Conference

unearth_logoOn March 31st, Scherer Construction will be hosting members of the National Association of Church Design Builders for a one-day informational session. Sign up today at

Scherer Featured in Gainesville Sun Article

nw 55 industrial park imagesScherer Construction of North Florida and our president, Doug Wilcox, were recently featured in an article in the Gainesville Sun regarding an industrial park on the northwest side of Gainesville. The 55th Place Industrial Park is beginning to see life as the Ovale USA E-Cigarette distribution facility is being erected in the complex. Click “Read More” to read the article.

Welcome Sam Livingston

Sam LivingstonScherer Construction of North Florida announced that they have hired Samantha Livingston as Assistant Project Manager and Office Manager in their Jacksonville office. Most recently, Sam was an Inside Sales Manager with Cemex. She brings to Scherer Construction a decade of construction related experience, including substantial time in estimating and project administration. Sam has a Bachelor of Science degree from Montana State University. The hire brings additional capacity to Scherer’s already qualified team.