Branan Ruffin

Chief Estimator

< Meet The Partners


Branan Ruffin graduated from Clemson University in 1994, receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Science and Management. He worked four years with M.B. Kahn Construction in Columbia, South Carolina serving as Corporate Scheduler and then Estimator for one of the the Kahn Corporation divisions. Branan joined R.W. Allen in 1999, serving in the role of Project Estimator.

Branan is responsible for developing cost estimates for various types of projects and delivery systems. His project experience includes educational, medical, office, retail, historical renovation, and industrial facilities. He remains active in the public (“hard bid”) market, which helps R. W. Allen stay in touch with local markets and current industry prices. Branan is also involved with R.W. Allen’s Preconstruction Services, performing estimates for projects at several intervals during the design process in order to help the owner and designer keep their project within the allocated budget.

R.W. Allen Employment Date:


Years of Construction Experience:


Certifications and Affiliations:

• RWA Commitment to Excellence Awards (2001 – present)
• OSHA Certified – Construction Safety and Health
• Member American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)