About

Our Purpose

Our impact goes beyond our projects. We build better lives for our employees, creating connections and new opportunities.

Who We Are

Established in 1973, King Asphalt has evolved from its humble beginnings of salvaging equipment and paving driveways by hand to becoming a trusted highway paving contractor in South Carolina. With a dedicated workforce, we excel in constructing secure and dependable roadways for our communities.

For fifty years, King Asphalt has been a leading force in constructing some of the best highways, residential roads, and parking lots in the industry. Our projects are not only essential to the movement of traffic, but they also play a significant role in connecting people.

Defining Who We Are

FAMILY

We build roads and lasting relationships grounded in family principles.

OPPORTUNITY

We provide opportunities for employees to build better lives for their families.

RESPECT

We respect every employee, every customer, and every community we serve.

EXCELLENCE

We believe that excellence is not just an outcome but a way of being.

SAFETY

We make safety a priority because our people are the priority.

Our Company History

1973

King Asphalt, Inc. Founded

1983

First asphalt plant erected in Liberty, SC

2001

Liberty asphalt plant upgraded

2006

Simpsonville asphalt plant replaced and upgraded

2016

Pacolet, SC asphalt plant erected

2021

Acquired by Construction Partners, Inc. (CPI)

2022

King Asphalt acquires Southern Asphalt

2023

King Asphalt acquires Pickens Construction, Hubbard Paving & Grading, and asphalt plants located in Myrtle Beach, Rock Hill, and McConnells, South Carolina

Safety Above All Else

Safety isn’t just a priority – it’s one of our core values. We keep it at the forefront of everything we do, knowing that without safety, success is impossible. Our commitment to protecting our employees and the traveling public is firm, and it governs every decision we make. From providing comprehensive training to ensuring that all safety protocols are strictly followed, we take every possible measure to create a safe environment. Our number one goal is to ensure that everyone makes it home safely at the end of the day.

Building Sustainably

For more than 50 years, we have dedicated ourselves to taking on complex projects and making a real impact in the world by connecting people and products. Our teams are passionate about upholding our legacy of excellence through sustainable solutions for infrastructure developments.

Building Sustainably

For more than 50 years, we have dedicated ourselves to taking on complex projects and making a real impact in the world by connecting people and products. Our teams are passionate about upholding our legacy of excellence through sustainable solutions for infrastructure developments.

Our Leadership

Our leadership team prioritizes building strong relationships and fostering talent. Grounded in our core values of family and opportunity, we acknowledge that the success of our organization rests upon the abilities of our team members. This dedicated team nurtures those talents through mentorship and collaboration.

Part of a Larger Network with CPI

Construction Partners, Inc. (CPI) is one of the fastest-growing civil infrastructure businesses in the US and has a proven track record of strategically leading other companies to success.

King Asphalt is able to keep day-to-day decision-making in the hands of our local management teams while gaining insight from CPI leadership. Additionally, we’re part of a larger network of construction companies that deliver excellence in construction products and services to infrastructure projects.

Florida      Alabama      Tennessee      Georgia      North Carolina      South Carolina

Our Latest News

KA Acquisition - expanding operations

Expanding Our Operations: A New Milestone for King Asphalt

We are thrilled and honored to announce a significant milestone in the history of King Asphalt. We have recently acquired a hot-mix asphalt plant in the vibrant city of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, from C.R. Jackson, Inc. This strategic move is a testament to our...