web analytics
Home | HOUSTON | The Great Outdoors
HOUSTON The Great Outdoors

image

Fun and fishing in remembrance

HOUSTON - SpawGlass hosted their annual fishing tournament June 23rd and 24th in memory of their friend and teammate CJ Strnadel IV. Strnadel loved hunting and fishing and this event helps keep his spirit alive and brings together friends, family, and colleagues for fun, fishing, and laughs. Moving to a new location in Rockport, TX resulted in the addition of nearly 10 new teams, bringing the total amount of teams to 60, which is the largest amou...

Created by : tericksoncn
07/27/2017 13:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Basically delicious

HOUSTON - Travis and Joe Bennett of Basic Builders Inc., along with Simone Bennett, show of their plaques from a BBQ competition they competed in. -te...

Created by : tericksoncn
07/27/2017 13:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Father – son time

HOUSTON - Tuck Wheeler and his son Jace hooked a keeper while spending a weekend on the river. Wheeler is an employee at D E Harvey Builders. -te...

Created by : tericksoncn
07/27/2017 13:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Fishing business

HOUSTON - Since his golf game ended with him spending a lot of time in the trees and sand, Gary Sharpe, vice president of estimating and sales at Allstate Commercial Flooring, decided that out on the water is a better place to meet with customers....

Created by : cschoonovercn
06/30/2017 00:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Gobble, gobble

HOUSTON - Avrien Veneralla, Hudson Building Systems Ltd., bagged two turkeys on opening day in Fredericksburg, TX and another one on April 4 in Sonora, TX....

Created by : cschoonovercn
04/27/2017 06:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Sonora satisfaction

HOUSTON – Avrien Veneralla, Hudson Building Systems Ltd., and his friend, Randy Hodges shot this buck during a Dec. 17 hunting trip in Sonora, TX. –cw...

Created by : cwright
01/27/2017 19:44:00 | Viewed: 0
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 next last total: 124 | displaying: 1 - 6
Editor's Choice

image

Focus - Green Building - A green horizon

AUSTIN - How would you describe the state of the construction industry in general terms? The construction industry as whole is doing fine. There are new projects and new products coming on board every day. Each city faces its obstacles. Our challenges are still the same, lead times for permits are still lagging and the shortage of labor has always been a factor....

Created by : cwiatrekcn
09/13/2017 06:21:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Best kept secret

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Twenty years ago, contractors were using fax machines, visiting plan rooms and handling mounds of paper to manage the bid process. The Builders Exchange of Texas (BXTX) was in the thick of it, publishing a printed Bulletin, operating a physical plan room and busily making blueprint copies for its members. Then one day, BXTX received its first CD Rom with plans and specs on it and realized that the world was moving rapidly tow...

Created by : rdoebblercn
09/05/2017 22:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

Legal - The Economic Loss Rule and construction defect litigation Part 3: Blurred lines, uncertainty, and recent legal developments

AUSTIN - This is the third article in a three-part series about the economic loss rule. As previously discussed, the rule sorts legal claims by distinguishing whether a party can recover under contract or in tort. Thus, how the rule draws the line between contract and tort claims is vital for those in the construction industry. Indeed, if the rule sets a broad scope for contract claims, parties who rely on the certainty provided by certain contra...

Created by : cwiatrekcn
08/30/2017 21:00:00 | Viewed: 0
image

OSHA’s Crystalline Silica Rule

AUSTIN - On March 25th, 2016, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a final rule regarding respirable crystalline silica. Under this rule, employers are now subject to new standards for protecting workers. As the construction industry approaches the required implementation date of September 23, 2017, it is a good time to review the highlights....

Created by : cwiatrekcn
08/30/2017 11:03:00 | Viewed: 0