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Two days in College Station

HOUSTON - The Texas Aggregates and Concrete Association (TACA) hosted its 2017 Short Course Mar. 2-3 at Cavalry Court in College Station with 57 attendees from across the state....

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A night in the clouds

SAN ANTONIO - With a light and paper cloud installation creating the “NightLight” theme, the American Institute of Arch-itects (AIA) San Antonio Chapter lit up the Print Annex on McCullough Ave. Apr. 8 with its annual Beaux Arts Ball. –mh...

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The spirit of WIC Week

HOUSTON – The mission of National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) is to enhance the success of women in the construction industry....

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Mix it up!

HOUSTON – Recently, Oxford Builders hosted the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Greater Houston’s first 2017 mixer, which ties in to their 20th anniversary. –cw...

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Texas winners

HOUSTON – At the American Subcontractors Association (ASA) award ceremony during the national convention SUBExcel 2017 held in Denven, CO., ASA-Houston Chapter won Chapter of the Year and Houston Chapter Executive Director Brianna Wright received Executive Director of the Year. –cw...

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And the winners are…

HOUSTON – On Friday, Feb. 10, more than 240 individuals gathered to recognize Associated Subcontractors Association (ASA) Houston Chapter companies and individuals who exemplified Excellence In Construction in 2016. Congrats to the winners! –cw...

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Memorial Day, May 29 A day to remember those who died in active military duty

AUSTIN - For many, Memorial Day means a day off of work, barbecue cookouts, family picnics, and community pools opening for the summer. But as we all know, the true meaning of Memorial Day is much more than an “opening day” for summer fun. It’s a calling to honor those courageous men and women who have served and given their lives for the causes of freedom, liberty, and peace....

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04/27/2017 06:03:00 | Viewed: 0
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Blazing a trail in a now trending market

SAN ANTONIO - What’s the most pressing issue for you working in the concrete industry today? I would say the most pressing issue for us, on the installer side, is making sure that our company and other companies out there are doing quality work. That’s [an issue] that we run into all the time....

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Wanna iguana?

SAN ANTONIO - Construction News publishers Buddy and Reesa Doebbler embarked upon a cruise in the Caribbean at the end of March. While on Grand Cayman Island, Buddy found an iguana that likes to pose regularly with tourists as they pass by. It’s currently unclear whether or not the iguana was tapped to write a special Caribbean issue of the paper, but rumors abound at the CN office. –mh...

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Legal - Making the most of early mediation

AUSTIN - Many dispute resolution clauses in construction contracts contain a requirement that the parties mediate prior to pursuing litigation or arbitration. Mediation, at its heart, is simply a facilitated negotiation, with the mediator helping all parties find consensus to resolve a dispute on their voluntarily agreed upon terms. A successful early mediation—before legal or arbitration proceedings have started—helps the parties save the ti...

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