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Electrical graduation

DALLAS/FT WORTH - The Dallas Chapter of the Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) celebrated the graduation of 97 electrician apprentices May 29, with over 800 in attendance. Mr. Julian Alvarez, Texas Commission of Labor, Texas Workforce Commission was the commencement speaker. The IEC apprenticeship is a four-year program registered with the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training. Upon successful completion of the pr...

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Star tour

DALLAS/FT WORTH - L-R: George McGraw, Plains Capital Bank; Brian Kindopp, Staley Steel; Pam & Kelly Clymer, Mid South Fire Solutions attended the The Star Tour hosted by Subcontractors Association of the Metroplex (SAM) Jun. 7. –cmw...

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Getting ready

DALLAS/FT WORTH - The East Dallas small group of TEXO’s Young Constructors Council filled backpacks Jun. 13 for Hope Supply Co.’s Tools for School Drive. –cmw...

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Stacking to win

DALLAS/FT WORTH - On May 9, the United Masonry Contractors Association (UMCA) held a bricklaying contest at North Lake College. The contest began at 5pm followed by a prime rib dinner. -cmw...

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Golfing at Indian Creek

DALLAS/FT WORTH - On May 25, 228 golfers ascended on Indian Creek Golf Club for the Regional Hispanic Contractors Association’s (RHCA) annual golf classic. With two full courses, the event was a total success for everyone! –cmw...

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Recognizing excellence

DALLAS/FT WORTH - It was a stellar night for the American Subcontractors Association (ASA) and its members at the 40th annual awards night. The event was held Jun. 7 at the Marriott DFW North Hotel....

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Ride for freedom

SAN ANTONIO - Approximatly 800,000 motorcycles rolled into D.C. from around the country for the 31st annual Memorial ride on Sunday, May 27. The ride begins at the Pentagon, through DC, then onto Potomac Park by the Lincoln Monument. Thousands of spectators lined the streets along the route to observe this spectacular event, waving flags and remembering what Memorial Day is all about. It’s a great place to be to celebrate our military veterans...

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Construction News in the Big Apple

SAN ANTONIO - Construction News’ editor, Melissa Jones-Meyer and son Avery, take in the sights in New York’s famous Times Square....

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Focus - Current flow of electricity

SAN ANTONIO - Electrical contractors work in a very competitive electrical construction industry. Electrical workers must be trained in safe work practices and National Electrical Code (NEC) compliant installations. Jobsite conditions can vary with tight scheduling demands affected by special equipment, such as lighting, generators, and distribution equipment....

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Focus - Programmable switching

HOUSTON - A native of Houston, Hengst began his electrical trade career in 1974. He became a Journeyman in 1977 and then progressed to be a Houston Master Electrician (HMEL 205) in 1990. His career has covered industrial, aviation and commercial installations throughout the greater Houston area, combining hands on and management roles. He is a principle member for the IEC on Code Making Panel 8 and a member of UL STP 5 and 6 along with a number ...

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