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Projects on Charlotte’s fringes dominate CREative Thinkers Awards

The Pump House River Walk view

The Carolinas Chapter of the Counselors of Real Estate honored the winners of its 9th annual CREative Thinkers Awards at a luncheon at Carmel Country Club Wednesday. The group prides itself on being the eggheads of commercial real estate, acting as counselors and advisers on complex real estate problems. Membership is invitation only and requires […]

Lighting a local landmark: smart restaurant lighting design

The view from our rooftop bat at the Pump House restaurant in Rock Hill, SC.

The Catawba River winds a lazy path stretching more than 200 miles from the Appalachian Mountains to the heart of the Carolinas. And in Rock Hill, South Carolina, a World War II-era pump house watches over a landscape filled with river birches and towering pines that hug the water’s edge. For 57 years, the pump […]


One of the hottest new restaurants in our area is located on the Catawba River between Rock Hill and Fort Mill is the Pump House. Talk of the Town Carolinas visited the Pump House recently to give you the scoop on The Pump House. The restaurant is a multi-level, riverfront restaurant featuring two bars, including […]

Wilson’s World: Previewing Upcoming Restaurant Week at The Pump House in Rock Hill

ROCK HILL, N.C. – The first Charlotte Restaurant Week of 2017 begins this Friday so Wilson stopped in at The Pump House in Rock Hill to preview the event and find out about some of the great menu items they will be serving. Located on the beautiful Catawba River at 575 Herrons Ferry Rd in […]

Industrial pump house becoming riverside eatery

Pump House

ROCK HILL – From conception through construction, and now pre-opening preparations, the owners of The Pump House have paid attention to the details. Elliott Close and Colby Mosier want to make sure the former industrial pump house turned tablecloth restaurant – on the Catawba River in Rock Hill’s Riverwalk development – has the right feel. […]

Challenges abound as former Catawba River pump house transformed into fine dining restaurant

Pump house under construction

Lake Wylie neighbors Elliott Close and Colby Mosier knew there would be challenges in turning an industrial pump house on the Catawba River into a fine dining, tablecloth restaurant. The plant once pumped about five million gallons of water daily from the river to the Celanese textile and chemical plant. The plant was designed to […]

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