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Under a new roof

DALLAS/FT WORTH - The second Wednesday in August is always a pretty big deal – it’s the day of the Not So Mini Trade Show! Hosted by the North Texas Roofing Contractors Association (NTRCA), the Aug. 9 event took place at Austin Ranch, which was a larger venue than in previous years. More space meant more opportunity for attendees to see more of the latest roofing products from local vendors. –mjm...

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08/30/2017 20:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Tee-rrific!

DALLAS/FT WORTH - L-R: John Burns’ Ryan Masten and Steve Groh, National Trench Safety’s Jose Serrano and Driver Pipeline’s Miguel Estrada scooped up the scrambler prize Aug. 16 at the National Utility Contractors Association (NUCA) TopGolf event. Cobb, Fendley & Associates’ Rory Smith took the “TopGolf” trophy with a 285 score and Aaron Graff got “Top Chip” at 179. –mjm...

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08/30/2017 18:32:00 | Viewed: 0
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Pinterest

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Thirty-six teams pinned their hopes on winning the ultimate bowling battle rolling through Bowlero Euless’ lanes Jul. 13. The American Subcontractor’s Association’s (ASA) North Texas chapter hosted its third annual “Split Happens” Bowling Tournament, its biggest tournament to date. Dallas Door and Supply Co. took third place, City Wide Mechanical scored second, and Redi-Mix Concrete finished the evening in first place....

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07/27/2017 20:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Sustainable working

DALLAS/FT WORTH - How can designers, clients and communities stay informed about true sustainability and integrate it in their environments? The “2017 North Texas Sustainable Showcase: Integrative Design” event, held Jul. 13 at the Plano Center, had the answers. Hosted by the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) Texas chapter and the Dallas chapters of American Institute of Architecture (AIA) and Construction Specification Institute (CSI),...

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07/27/2017 20:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Winning big at state

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Twenty-nine Outstanding Construction Awards were handed out at the AGC-Texas Building Branch convention held Jun. 18 – 21 at The Coeur D’Alene Resort in Idaho....

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Building the next generation

DALLAS/FT WORTH - The construction industry may have a labor shortage, but there is no shortage of young ladies who are enthusiastic about construction! United Rentals and Kiewit teamed up with Girls Inc. and the National Association of Women in Construction’s (NAWIC) Dallas chapter to host a “Block Kids” event....

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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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