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‘Cool’ auto mall

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Years ago, Construction News had the opportunity to interview Mark and Linda Piepenbrok, the owners of WestWind Building Corporation. Westwind is a general contractor that specializes in automobile facilities, corporate offices, medical buildings and country clubs. Since our interview, Westwind continues building and remodeling many of the metroplex dealerships. Mark Piepenbrok founded the company in the fall of 1991....

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01/29/2018 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Making a splash

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Built in 1985, North Lake College’s natatorium is a community asset in heavy rotation. Shared between the college, Irving ISD and the City of Irving, the natatorium is Irving’s only Olympic-size pool. The USA Swim Club and other schools utilize it for swim practices and competitions and the community enjoys swim lessons, water aerobics and other events there. Conveniently, the Pirouettes of Texas synchronized swim team calls...

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11/29/2017 18:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Courthouse is in session

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Denton County had a vision: Each precinct commissioner would have their own building, while also housing an annex building for the county. The facility would include the precinct’s justice of the peace, the commissioner’s office, tax and clerk’s offices, the constable, adult and juvenile supervision and the Department of Public Safety....

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10/30/2017 22:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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To the Manor reborn

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Today’s apartments aren’t just places to lay one’s head; discerning residents want ample, modern spaces in which to entertain, work out, socialize and more. To make sure their residents enjoyed living at Plano’s Courtney Manor Apartments at 9100 Independence Pkwy, owner Cottonwood Residential enlisted the services of Guardian Construction to renovate the clubhouse, leasing and fitness center....

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09/28/2017 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Animal instincts

DALLAS/FT WORTH - An acre of land in the small rural town of Cross Roads holds many building possibilities, especially if that acre is positioned next to a Walmart in a high-traffic area. One veterinarian saw the possibilities, recognizing 11930 US Hwy 380 as the perfect spot to build Village Veterinary Center, a 4010sf clinic that could serve the pet owners of Cross Roads and surrounding areas....

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08/30/2017 20:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Center forward

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Lancaster has enjoyed a steady growth in its distribution, manufacturing and retail sectors, and in February added another jewel to its distribution crown, thanks to general contractor Arch-Con Construction and client Denver-based developer Huntington Industrial Partners....

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07/27/2017 20:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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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...

Created by : rdoebblercn
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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06/28/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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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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06/28/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0