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Diversity at its best!

SAN ANTONIO - Winners of the Associated General Contractors (AGC) Outstanding Construction Awards were announced Jun. 18 at the Airport Hilton. Projects were judged on difficulty in construction resulting from design, location, materials and many other aspects like unusual construction techniques, final appearance, timeliness, and quality of the finished product to name a few. Congratulations to all! –cmw...

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Fishing masons

SAN ANTONIO - On Jul. 14, 14 boats gathered in Aransas Pass at Redfish Bay Boathouse for the San Antonio Masonry Contractors Association’s (SAMCA) annual fishing tournament....

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Old Havana

SAN ANTONIO - Walking into the ballroom at the Hilton Garden Inn in Universal City, one might think you had just time warped back to old Havana with the multitude of tropical plants, women’s colorful attire, Guayabera shirts, fedoras and the aroma of Cuban cuisine....

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Bring on the clays

SAN ANTONIO - What a scorcher! But that didn’t stop 200 plus members, friends and guests from showing up at the American Subcontractors Association’s (ASA) annual clay shoot at the National Shooting Complex....

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The big “60”

SAN ANTONIO - For six decades, women in construction have been making a presence. Celebrating their 60th anniversary, the National Association of Women (NAWIC) in Construction had a party hosted by the chapter’s past presidents. On Aug. 1, NAWIC members gathered at the Petroleum Club to celebrate and commemorate their success in the industry. –cmw...

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100 years and a new leader

SAN ANTONIO - The Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industry (AWCI) has a new leader for 2018-2019....

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Focus - The beneficial green

HOUSTON - Lyle Coston has over 20 years experience in sealants and waterproofing. He holds a BBA in Business Management from the University of Phoenix Houston. He has been part of the Chamberlin family for 18 years and is well versed in green building and sustainability....

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Focus - A construction standard

DALLAS/FT WORTH - John O’Connor is an experienced director of preconstruction with a demonstrated history of working in the construction industry. He holds a Bachelor of Science Civil Engineering degree focused in Civil Engineering from Michigan Technological University....

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OSHA - Backover Incidents

SAN ANTONIO - A backover incident occurs when a backing vehicle strikes a worker who is standing, walking, or kneeling behind the vehicle....

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Legal - Three steps employers can take to protect Latino and immigrant workers from discrimination

SAN ANTONIO - The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that Latinos make up 29 percent of construction workers in the United States. This percentage varies from state to state, with Latinos likely comprising more than 50 percent of construction workers in Texas. (The Center for Construction Research and Training estimates 55 percent). Other studies estimate that immigrants comprise about 25 percent of construction workers nationwide and 41 percen...

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