The Dewitt Tilton Group Breaks Ground on Port City Carwash in Port Wentworth

(PORT WENTWORTH, Ga.) The Dewitt Tilton Group, a leading commercial construction company in the Southeast, held a groundbreaking to mark the beginning of work at the Port City Carwash, located at 38 Magellan Blvd. in Port Wentworth, Ga.
Chris Tilton and Kim Thomas of the Dewitt Tilton Group were joined by Mayor Gary Norton and his wife, Donna, Mayor Pro Tem Linda Smith, Councilman Glenn Jones, Councilman Lynwood Griner, and representatives from the Port Wentworth Chamber of Commerce, CJ Neesmith, Margo Barbee, Alfred Boiett, and Janice Cantrell.

The 5,278 square foot project will have an ultramodern look with decorative concrete masonry units (CMU), light gauge metal, strip lighting in the siding and additional exterior decorative lighting. The modern carwash will feature a standard tunnel and 18 vacuum stations covered by a fabric canopy. Completion of the project is expected in Spring 2022.

Yash Desai, President and COO of Stature Investments and Developer, has worked on several building projects with Dewitt Tilton Group and awarded the contract to the commercial construction company due to his first-hand experience with the efficient and high-quality service they provide.

“We really enjoy working with Mr. Desai and truly appreciate him placing his trust in us once again to deliver another project on time and within budget,” said co-principal Chris Tilton. “We’re looking forward to turning the plans and designs into a beautiful building and a successful business for our client.”

Stature Investments is a leading regional investment and development company under the leadership of Yash Desai, a second-generation developer. Headquartered in Pooler, Georgia, the company boasts an impressive portfolio of developments strategically focused in retail, convenience stores and hospitality markets. Founded on strong family values, Stature is committed to the highest standards of honesty and integrity in all business relationships and transactions. It is the overarching mission at Stature to seek out and develop successful business models, that are both profitable and sustainable long-term, while ultimately providing a value for the region in which we live and do business. For more information, visit

The Dewitt Tilton Group, an award-winning construction company in Georgia and the South Carolina Lowcountry, specializes in commercial and industrial construction. The principals, Andrew DeWitt and Chris Tilton have over 50 years of combined experience in the local construction industry. The firm manages every aspect of a project from pre-construction to the final walkthrough. Known for using only highly reputable contractors, the Dewitt Tilton Group brings to the table design, engineering and construction capabilities, which guarantees a smooth construction process for each client. Dewitt Tilton Group partners with two other local companies, MacAljon and CBM Concrete, on each industrial project to ensure the highest quality of work. The firm is headquartered at 119 Canal St. Suite 106 Pooler, GA 31322. For more information or to contact the Dewitt Tilton Group, please call 912.777.3404 or visit