COLUMBIA, SC –  The Seibels Bruce Group, Inc. (Seibels) is partnering with M. B. Kahn Construction Co., Inc. to complete renovations of its historic headquarters located at 1501 Lady Street in Columbia.

Since its founding in 1869, Seibels has played an important role in the Columbia community. Seibels is the oldest original corporation still in operation in Columbia as reflected in its “P.O. Box 1” address. Together, Seibels, M. B. Kahn, and architect, The Boudreaux Group will pay homage to the rich history and design of the Seibels Building, while also incorporating modern elements. Due to its historical significance, the 1949 portion of the building is being added to the National Register of Historic Places and will be listed as a City of Columbia landmark.
Renovations are expected to take at least two years and include restoring the original terrazzo flooring, preserving historical fixtures and finishes, and updating all of the major building systems including the electrical, HVAC, and roof.

About Seibels

Seibels provides a suite of business process outsourcing solutions to the insurance industry, including policy administrationclaims administrationaccounting & reporting, and technology & cybersecurity services. From its start as a fire and life insurance company in 1869, Seibels has evolved and prospered over the past 145+ years. By leveraging a strong combination of insurance industry and technology expertise, Seibels helps today’s insurers achieve operational efficiency. Seibels recognizes the value of quality customer service, strong client relations, continuous innovation and integrity. For more information, please visit

About M. B. Kahn Construction Co., Inc.

Headquartered in Columbia, M. B. Kahn Construction Co., Inc. operates throughout the Southeast from six strategically located offices and serves all market sectors offering general contracting, construction management at risk, and design-build services. With nearly 90 years in the construction industry, the company has gained a reputation as specialists, providing quality services on time and on budget. M. B. Kahn has grown to be recognized as one of the nation’s leading construction firms and is routinely ranked in Engineering News Record’s Top 400 General Contractors nationwide. For more information visit

About The Boudreaux Group

For 40 years, The Boudreaux Group has built upon its strong reputation as a dynamic, socially responsible firm committed to excellence in architecture, interiors, and planning. With extensive experience throughout the state of South Carolina and beyond, the firm has been recognized for its leadership in providing the highest level of service and design to numerous educational, government, community, corporate, and religious institutions. A certified Woman Owned Business Enterprise, The Boudreaux Group is committed to excellence through service, ethical and professional practice, and quality design. For more information visit


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