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Destin-ation wedding bells

AUSTIN – Chris Kelley, president/CEO of Bilt Rite Scaffold/Bilt Rite Insulation, popped the question to girlfriend Katie Hodges while the couple was on vacation in Destin, FL. She said yes, and happily shows off her new bling. –cw...

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09/30/2016 16:26:00 | Viewed: 0
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Just taking a stroll

AUSTIN – Amanda Shanks, Halff Associates Inc. in Austin spends time with Rufus Porter and Rigby Danger at a local park. –cw...

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08/30/2016 19:56:00 | Viewed: 0
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Wired for iron

AUSTIN – Carlos Cuellar, owner of Fenix Post Tension, felt bad for his 11-year-old daughter who wanted to run in an Austin half marathon, but knew she wasn’t going to be able to keep up with her more athletically-inclined mother and two brothers....

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08/30/2016 15:43:00 | Viewed: 0
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Texas summer fun

AUSTIN – Chris Kelley, Bilt Rite Scaffold/Bilt Rite Insulation, far left, above, had a good day bay fishing recently with some friends....

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07/28/2016 14:06:00 | Viewed: 0
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Summit summons

AUSTIN – Jon Smiley, iON Constructors, got the big picture at the top of Christmas Mountain on Terlingua Ranch in West Texas during a recent dirt bike trip to the Big Bend area. –cw...

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07/28/2016 14:04:00 | Viewed: 0
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Green for green space

AUSTIN – Heavy Equipment Co. was a recent sponsor of the Forever Green Golf Tournament on Jul. 11 at Lions Municipal Golf Course.  The tournament benefits “Save Muny” in their efforts to protect the green space.  Thirty-one teams participated. Pictured, L-R: Luke Brenner, Heavy Equipment Co.; Willie Lott, Heavy Equipment Co.; Tre Leoni, WPM Construction; Frank Preketes, WPM Construction. –cw...

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07/28/2016 14:03:00 | Viewed: 0
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Legal - Assessing impact of Houston’s overhaul of Floodplains Building Regulation

Houston - On April 4, 2018, the Houston City Council voted to significantly overhaul regulations on building within the 100- and 500-year floodplains. The proposal to amend Chapter 19 of the City of Houston Code of Ordinances, the City’s Floodplain Regulation Ordinance, was first introduced in late January and was specifically fast-tracked through the ordinance revision process. Several groups voiced concerns about the unintended consequences o...

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05/30/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Accounting - For retirement-minded contractors, ESOPs offer benefits worth consideringFor retirement-minded contractors, ESOPs offer benefits worth considering

SAN ANTONIO - For some construction company owners ready to retire, selling their business to outsiders or passing it down to relatives seems the easiest and fastest way out the door. There is another option, however, that is growing in popularity: selling the business to employees by means of an employee stock option plan (ESOP). Although not appropriate for every construction company, an ESOP carries several inherent advantages, including the a...

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05/30/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Focus - Wanted: YOU

AUSTIN - Workforce shortages! The need for more skilled tradespeople! Bring back the trades to the schools!...

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05/30/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Focus - A change in direction

Houston - In addition to his role as president of CFI Mechanical Inc., Chuck Fell served as the president of the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) in 2014 through 2015. He continues to attend and serve as a past president of the association....

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