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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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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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Fused in first place

DALLAS/FT WORTH - L-R: FSG Electric’s Steve Bradbury, Randy West, Terry Simmons, Robbie Dennett and Rob Wilson (not pictured) took top prize at the Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) Fort Worth/Tarrant County Clay Shoot. The team competed against 131 shooters at the event, hosted Aug. 4 at Alpine Gun Range. –mjm...

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08/30/2017 20:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Flower power

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Networking was in full bloom Jul. 27 at the TEXO Women’s Forum Summer Networking Event! Held at TEXO Dallas Conference Center, over 30 women in construction planted both socializing seeds and pretty countertop gardens. –mjm...

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Two wins in a row!

DALLAS/FT WORTH - L-R: Anton Cabinetry’s Paul Witsaman, Mark Beers and teammates Gary Greenway and Montie Simms (not pictured) placed first for the second year in a row at American Subcontractors Association’s (ASA) Clay Shoot Aug. 25 at Alpine Shooting Range. Greenway won top score (97) and Simms earned second highest score (92). –mjm...

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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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06/28/2018 11:03:00 | Viewed: 0
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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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06/28/2018 11:01:00 | Viewed: 0
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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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