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In memoriam - Jane Fowler Rychlik

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Jane Fowler Rychlik, 78, passed away Sep. 25 in Ennis. Rychlik was born Aug. 26, 1939 in Dallas, grew up in Seagoville, attended Henderson County Community College and in 1958 married Bennie (Ben) Rychlik. After moving to Dallas, she and her husband opened Surveying Associates in 1983, and she played a key role in its running up until a few weeks before her passing. She was also past president of the Texas Society of Professiona...

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10/30/2017 22:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Texas-sized vision

DALLAS/FT WORTH - BakerTriangle’s investment in a vision five years ago is starting to pay off for Texas construction....

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Celebrating 50 years

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Joeris General Contractors leadership team LR: Scott Lee, director of operations; Jorden Dial, business development; and Jim Graham, director of preconstruction....

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Going against the rain

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Raindrops kept falling on their heads, but the blues they sent wouldn’t defeat Adams Supply of Dallas Inc. The company hosted its 7th annual customer appreciation day Sep. 29 in spite of the rain, offering lunch, raffles, prizes and an opportunity to visit with vendors. A highlight of the event was a product demonstration by company owner George Adams, who masterfully sprayed basecoat even though the day wasn’t dry. –mjm...

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HOLT CAT® joins Metso’s distributor network in Texas

DALLAS/FT WORTH - HOLT CAT® will now offer Metso’s crushing and screening products to the contractor and recycling segments, covering 118 counties in south, central, north and east Texas. The agreement was signed in June, 2017....

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Job Site - Yates property management

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Eric Judd of Yates actually built the office space at 2101 Jacksboro Hwy. years ago, but is back to refresh the space, starting with the lighting. –mjm...

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Legal - Four common construction law misconceptions

AUSTIN - Throughout two decades of law practice, I have heard a number of recurring legal misconceptions from clients. Four of the more common construction law misconceptions include:...

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01/29/2018 12:03:00 | Viewed: 0
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Accounting - Tax reform

AUSTIN - The passing of The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is a historic accomplishment by lawmakers. The act, seemingly, will try to spur our nation’s economic growth and job creation by reducing the tax burden on all job-creating businesses. So what exactly does this mean for contractors? How will the new laws affect the way contractors run their businesses? How much TAX SAVINGS should contractors expect?...

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Insurance - How much does a contract bond cost?

AUSTIN - I frequently get asked to provide estimates for the cost of a bond as if I have a slab of meat and the buyer only needs one pound. Sure thing, I’ll just shave off a little and there you go! Of course, it isn’t nearly that simple and as my dad always says, “It depends.” The most common factors that determine rate are the type of work, time until project completion, length of warranty, where the project is located, whether design...

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OSHA - Carbon monoxide poisoning

AUSTIN - Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, toxic gas which interferes with the oxygen-carrying capacity of blood. CO is non-irritating and can overcome persons without warning. Many people die from CO poisoning, usually while using gasoline powered tools and generators in buildings or semi-enclosed spaces without adequate ventilation....

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