web analytics
Home | DALLAS / FORT WORTH | Industry News
DALLAS / FORT WORTH Industry News

image

Unified goals

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Even on vacation, there’s always time to work, as Marshall D. Ryan, President and CEO of Unified Services of Texas Inc. (UST), learned....

Created by : mjonesmeyercn
01/29/2018 12:04:00 | Viewed: 0
image

From Miami to Metroplex

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Jorge Abreu moved from Miami to Dallas 11 years ago, but he still enjoys incorporating a bit of his birthplace into his work. Customers who are put on hold when they call him at JNT Developers hear Cuban music rather than elevator tunes. He serves catered Cuban food at the annual holiday party, and cooks similar fare for his employees at an event he calls “Cuban Night.”...

Created by : mjonesmeyercn
01/29/2018 12:04:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Building material success

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Foundation Building Materials (FBM) was started in 2011 by three business partners who saw a void in the growing specialty building materials market and sought to fill it. Ruben Mendoza, John Gorey and Tom Fischbeck, all with previous building materials industry experience, started FBM to provide professional contractors with a new and highly customer-focused option for sourcing materials and delivery....

Created by : mjonesmeyercn
01/29/2018 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Tides of change

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Changing a company’s name can be a hassle. Sometimes, though, hassles are why a company changes its name....

Created by : mjonesmeyercn
01/29/2018 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Kick-off

DALLAS/FT WORTH - The third Annual Casino Night in Grapevine kicked off their first event of new year. Lots of attendees and lots of prizes given away. Event hosted by the American Subcontractors Association (ASA). -rd...

Created by : rdoebblercn
01/29/2018 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Major shift

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Jim Fontaine hadn’t planned to work in construction. For much of his adult life, he used his electrical engineering degree to start product companies that would revolutionize the consumer electronics industry....

Created by : mjonesmeyercn
01/29/2018 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0
first back 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 next last total: 746 | displaying: 61 - 66
Editor's Choice

image

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
image

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....

Created by : dzullicn
06/28/2018 11:01:00 | Viewed: 0
image

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....

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

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 ...

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