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Monuments to legendary lawmen

SAN ANTONIO – The Texas Rangers are legendary in law enforcement. Founded by Stephen F. Austin in 1823, the rangers have nearly two centuries of history and stories to pass on to future generations. That’s why The Koehler Company was proud to take on the new Texas Rangers Heritage Center in Fredericksburg....

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09/01/2015 15:33:00 | Viewed: 0
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Public connection

SAN ANTONIO – The new Encino Branch of the San Antonio Public Library hosted its grand opening on May 2, but the building it calls home started out life as a Mexican restaurant. When Davila Construction took on the District 9 Library project, the general contractor transformed the restaurant into a modern library and community space for the City of San Antonio....

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07/30/2015 21:11:00 | Viewed: 0
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A Page out of the book on teamwork

SAN ANTONIO – When an owner is a member of the construction community, the general contractor and owner can become a team and the project can become a team effort. That’s what happened when R.C. Page Construction took on the job of building the new San Antonio headquarters for Big State Electric....

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06/30/2015 20:44:00 | Viewed: 0
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Integrating warmth into medical care

SAN ANTONIO – Everyone has had the experience of sitting in a doctor’s office feeling uncomfortable in its various spaces that are as sterile visually as they are medically. But when Dr. Teo Sanchez, a full-time ER doctor, set out to open his own office, he envisioned a very different environment. Marksmen General Contractors built Sanchez’s vision in Alamo Ranch Integrative Medicine....

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05/01/2015 13:42:00 | Viewed: 0
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Improving upon history

SAN ANTONIO – The Plaza de Armas Building Improvements project carried a series of challenges more than 130 years in the making for Byrne Construction Services and its design-build project team....

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04/01/2015 14:26:00 | Viewed: 0
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A drive-in for a new generation

SAN ANTONIO – Do you remember the good old days when moviegoers could park their best ride at an old-fashioned drive-in theatre and enjoy a feature under the stars with tasty food and good friends? Well, those days are back. Drive-in movie theatres are returning to Texas....

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02/26/2015 19:29:00 | Viewed: 0
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OSHA - Shore it. Slope it. Shield it.

SAN ANTONIO - Trenching and excavation work exposes workers to extremely dangerous hazards. According to the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) data, published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), there were 130 fatalities recorded in trenching and excavation operations between 2011 and 2016. The private construction industry accounted for 80%, or 104, of those fatalities. An alarming 49% of those construction fatalities occurred be...

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03/28/2019 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Legal - Emerging risk - Recovery of attorney’s fees in construction disputes: The devil is in the details

SAN ANTONIO - The long held general rule of law in Texas regarding the recovery of attorney’s fees is that attorney’s fees paid to prosecute or defend a lawsuit cannot be recovered in that suit absent a statute or contract that allows for their recovery. For more than 100 years, the Courts of our great state have held that they do not have the authority to require a losing party to pay the prevailing party’s fees unless a statute or contra...

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03/28/2019 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Insurance - Workers Compensation

SAN ANTONIO - Texas, unlike other states, does not require an employer to have workers’ compensation coverage....

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03/28/2019 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Accounting - Why the construction industry needs cybersecurity

SAN ANTONIO - It’s no secret that cybercrime is costly. According to a study by McAfee and the Center for Strategic and International Studies, the cost of cybercrime to the global community reached record levels in 2017, totaling between $445 and $608 billion.1 By 2019, the global cost of data breaches is expected to increase to $2.1 trillion.2...

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