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Honor role

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Black-owned businesses, corporate partners and diversity specialists in the North Texas region were honored at the Regional Black Contractors Association’s (RBCA) Inaugural 2017 Chairman’s Awards Gala. Texas House of Representative of District 109, Helen Giddings, served as keynote speaker at the event, which was hosted Sep. 22 at Doubletree by Hilton Dallas-Campbell Centre. –mjm...

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Women honored

DALLAS/FT WORTH - The achievements of women in architecture, engineering and construction were honored Oct. 19 at Regional Hispanic Contractors Association’s Luna Awards Luncheon. Hosted at the OMNI Fort Worth Hotel, the event recognized professionals who exemplified excellence in their respective categories. –mjm...

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UMCA Fore the win!

DALLAS/FT WORTH - L-R: Jeremy Peek, David Gladu, Gary Lockwood and Lance Bryant took home the trophy Oct. 18 at the United Masonry Contractors Association’s (UMCA) Fall Golf Tournament. The annual event was held at Bear Creek Country Club. –mjm...

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10/30/2017 20:29:00 | Viewed: 0
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Renaissance can

DALLAS/FT WORTH - With their eye for design and big hearts for worthy causes, Dallas architects, engineers and construction companies bring their “can-do” attitude every year to the international design/build CANstruction competition. Creating sculptures out of donated canned goods, 27 teams competed this year in categories such as “Best Use of Labels” and “Best Meal” as well as “Most Cans” donated. It looks like they will have to...

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09/28/2017 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Bye, Buy(ers) birdie

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Buyers Barricades team Eddie Harmon, Tony Troxclair, Jason Garrett and Josh Wilburn placed first at Regional Hispanic Contractors Association’s (RHCA) Annual Clay Shoot Classic. The event, held Sep. 8 at Elm Fork Shooting Sports, raised funds for construction, architecture and engineering major scholarships. –mjm...

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Natural disasters and N.Tx. construction

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Talking about natural disasters and the lasting effects they have is never an easy topic. First of all, our thoughts and prayers continue to be with all the families affected by the recent hurricanes and the earthquake in Mexico. Once again, I am proud to call myself an American and a Texan because of the immense amount of support we provide, not only to our own residents, but also other areas in need....

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Hitting the slopes

AUSTIN - Construction News’ Dana Calonge shared this photo of her and husband Dick in Breckenridge, CO where the two escaped to celebrate Dana’s birthday. -cmw...

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03/29/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Accounting - New year, new ideas for recruiting and retaining employees in the construction industry

AUSTIN - For the U.S. economy, the positive signs continue: unemployment rates are at historic lows, consumer spending is increasing, the stock market–while volatile at times–continues to set new records and optimism is at an all-time high....

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Legal - Effective emergency planning critical to managing OSHA investigations and rising incident penalties

AUSTIN - The stated purpose of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is to “assure safe and healthful working conditions for working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and by providing training, outreach, education and assistance.” OSHA has promulgated various standards to create rules employers must use to protect their employees from hazards....

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Insurance - Managing your fleet exposures - driver qualifications

AUSTIN - What is the biggest risk for your operations? A worker injury, a big liability claim, a large property loss?...

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