West Knoxville’s Grand Opening for Sacred Heart Cathedral

PROJECT SPOTLIGHT: Sacred Heart Cathedral opens in Knoxville.


Cannon & Cannon is proud to be a part of this project, as it brings a monumental house of worship to East Tennessee Catholics. This gorgeous structure overlooks West Knoxville’s Northshore Drive.

Construction of the new Sacred Heart Cathedral began on October 19, 2015 under the direction of Merit Construction with architects BarberMcMurry and James McCrery Architects. Cannon & Cannon is the Civil Engineer of record. CCI project team members include:

  • Jeff Beckett, PE, Project Manager
  • Jason Hunt, PE, Hydrologic/Hydraulics Engineer
  • Alan Grissom, PE, Project Engineer
  • Chad Oaks/Will Littlejohn, PE, Designers