web analytics
Home | HOUSTON | Industry News
HOUSTON Industry News

image

Semper wood

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Mark Mattson came from a Marine Corps family. He followed in the footsteps of his father and two brothers and enlisted after junior college in San Marcos didn’t work out....

Created by : dzullicn
02/28/2019 18:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

The road taken

HOUSTON - Despite being established in 1925 with a presence in several states, multi-discipline civil engineering firm Volkert, Inc. didn’t have a Texas presence five years ago. That changed when Volkert, Inc. realized Texas’ potential in the transportation field and created a corporate initiative to invest in creating a presence here....

Created by : mjonesmeyercn
02/28/2019 18:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Paving Houston

HOUSTON - The Murphy family has been in the asphalt and paving business for four generations now. Eric Murphy’s great-grandfather paved the first airstrip in Corsicana, as well as poured the first in-ground pool for Standard Oil executives....

Created by : dzullicn
02/28/2019 18:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

O, solo metal!

HOUSTON - Some businesses declare on their TV commercials that they do only one thing but do it very well....

Created by : dzullicn
02/28/2019 18:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Family ties

HOUSTON - Not only does Roger Harris work with a lot of his family, he treats his clients like family as well....

Created by : dzullicn
02/28/2019 18:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Safety of global measures

HOUSTON - The Houston Area Safety Council beefed up the festivities at their Annual Tailgate Extravaganza with an international festival theme. Held at the Pasadena Fairgrounds on Feb. 8, the event was day full of activities. –cmw...

Created by : cwiatrekcn
02/28/2019 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 next last total: 1054 | displaying: 1 - 6
Editor's Choice

image

Legal - Responding to OSHA’s multi-employer citation policy

SAN ANTONIO - In late 2018, the federal courts of appeals for Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi overturned thirty seven years’ of precedent in deciding that the Occupational Safety & Health Administration can issue citations for a workplace hazard to entities other than the actual employer of the worker exposed to the hazard....

Created by : contributorcn
02/27/2019 18:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Insurance - The 2017 AIA Insurance Exhibit and prohibited exclusions

SAN ANTONIO - The 2017 AIA Insurance Exhibit includes significant enhancements in both the coverage required and in the manner in which coverage is required. One of those enhancements is that this Exhibit not only details certain coverages that must be provided but goes on to prohibit a variety of exclusions that cannot included in a downstream party’s insurance program....

Created by : contributorcn
02/27/2019 18:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Accounting - YOU are not your business

SAN ANTONIO - When it’s time to sell your business, you might discover you tied too much of yourself into it. Your money, assets—even your reputation—can be so entwined in the business that they’re difficult to separate. Unwinding those ties can be costly and confusing. Save yourself the trouble and consider the following areas to address while creating your exit plan....

Created by : contributorcn
02/27/2019 18:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Focus - College isn’t for everyone

SAN ANTONIO - Moreno is a former Career & Technology Education (CTE) instructor, during which time he worked to build the gap between construction companies and schools. He is currently visiting the CTE program at the Schertz-Cibolo-Universal City ISD, trying to make connections between construction companies and the district’s schools....

Created by : cwiatrekcn
02/27/2019 18:00:00 | Viewed: 0