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Focus - A woman’s legacy

SAN ANTONIO - Memories of working along side her mother and father in the family business is something near and dear to Lindsey. Although she did not set out for a career in construction, this is where the path has led her....

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03/29/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Focus - Appealing to a new generation

SAN ANTONIO - Attracting new generations to the construction industry requires a creative approach. They are more selective than their parents were when job hunting. They want a career that pays well, fulfills their need for happiness, creativity, and purpose. The Safety Committee and Workforce Development Committee at Associated Builders and Contractors are using maverick approaches for safety training, leadership training and community out...

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02/26/2018 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Focus - Safety is good business

SAN ANTONIO - Safety in the workplace has received an increasing amount of attention over the past several years. The rising cost of insurance as well as litigation cost has caught everyone’s attention. In recent years management has considered safety as a hot topic, and resources are going toward compliance, accident prevention programs, and safety training. Yet for most, the safety record has much room for improvement....

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01/29/2018 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Focus - 2018 construction mode

SAN ANTONIO - A construction increase with a chance of growth is what we can expect in 2018. Texas has its own New Year’s resolution and that’s construction....

Created by : lvelasquezcn
12/28/2017 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Focus - Good, but not great

SAN ANTONIO - With economists predicting a “subdued,” but possibly still “moderate” construction marketplace, indicating that the market is “in the process of either approaching or rounding a peak,” subcontractors, specialty trade contractors and suppliers are keeping a close eye on several issues that may factor in their business decisions in the coming year or two....

Created by : cwiatrekcn
12/28/2017 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Focus - YANMAR

SAN ANTONIO - The ViO35-6A is our most popular model and the most innovative, fuel-efficient excavator YANMAR has ever built. The advanced technology zero tail swing ViO35-6A features an electronically controlled Tier 4 engine and dramatically evolved hydraulic system. It also comes standard with ECO and Auto-Deceleration modes for even more operational efficiency. All of which means the ViO35 delivers up to 20% less fuel consumption than previou...

Created by : cwiatrekcn
11/28/2017 12:09:00 | Viewed: 0
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Ride for freedom

SAN ANTONIO - Approximatly 800,000 motorcycles rolled into D.C. from around the country for the 31st annual Memorial ride on Sunday, May 27. The ride begins at the Pentagon, through DC, then onto Potomac Park by the Lincoln Monument. Thousands of spectators lined the streets along the route to observe this spectacular event, waving flags and remembering what Memorial Day is all about. It’s a great place to be to celebrate our military veterans...

Created by : rdoebblercn
06/28/2018 11:03:00 | Viewed: 0
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Construction News in the Big Apple

SAN ANTONIO - Construction News’ editor, Melissa Jones-Meyer and son Avery, take in the sights in New York’s famous Times Square....

Created by : dzullicn
06/28/2018 11:01:00 | Viewed: 0
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Focus - Current flow of electricity

SAN ANTONIO - Electrical contractors work in a very competitive electrical construction industry. Electrical workers must be trained in safe work practices and National Electrical Code (NEC) compliant installations. Jobsite conditions can vary with tight scheduling demands affected by special equipment, such as lighting, generators, and distribution equipment....

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06/28/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Focus - Programmable switching

HOUSTON - A native of Houston, Hengst began his electrical trade career in 1974. He became a Journeyman in 1977 and then progressed to be a Houston Master Electrician (HMEL 205) in 1990. His career has covered industrial, aviation and commercial installations throughout the greater Houston area, combining hands on and management roles. He is a principle member for the IEC on Code Making Panel 8 and a member of UL STP 5 and 6 along with a number ...

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06/28/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0