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In balance

SAN ANTONIO - RSM US LLP, the nation’s fifth largest public accounting firm, came to San Antonio in August 2016 after acquir-ing local firm Padgett Stratemann & Co. RSM, which boasts around 9,000 employees, may be large in size, but it also focuses largely on construction industry clients. Today, 150 of those RSM employees work in the firm’s San Antonio office, where partner Denise Bendele, Tom Wright, Leslie Garcia and Cyndi Mergele make...

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04/27/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Golden rule construction

SAN ANTONIO - Dennis Yanowski, division president of Marek Brothers Systems in San Antonio, is clear from where the company gets it founding philosophy. The original founders, John L., Bill and Ralph, knew from the beginning to value hard work, good morals, to take care of those who take care of you, and to treat the customer well....

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03/29/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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A love affair with manufacturing

SAN ANTONIO - When you walk into BG Metals you immediately get a sense that the people working here aren’t just employees, but they’re more like one big family. That’s exactly what President, Laura Gates and Vice President Burnell Gates consider their staff of 35 employees....

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In memoriam - Benjamin Dean Holt, Jr. (BD Peter)

SAN ANTONIO - Benjamin Dean Holt, Jr. (BD Peter) passed away Sat., Mar. 10. He was born in Oakland, CA to Benjamin Dean Holt, Sr. and Loretta Wahl Holt on April 21, 1925. He graduated from Stockton High School in 1943, enlisted in the US Marine Corps and was promoted to Lieutenant after graduating from Officers Training School. After WWII, he entered the University of California at Berkeley....

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15 years of indoor comfort

SAN ANTONIO - In 1986, Michael Rosenberg’s parents, Lee and Betsy, started a company called Metrotex Service Company that provided service, maintenance and replacement of both heating and air conditioning equipment for commercial and residential clients. In 1998 after building up the business, they decided to sell the business to a consolidator....

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Fabricating a future

SAN ANTONIO - GTZ Machine & Welding actually began as Gutierrez Machine Shop in Laredo, TX in 1989 by father Moises Gutierrez. For son Edgar, moving into welding came naturally....

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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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08/28/2018 20:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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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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08/28/2018 17:02:00 | Viewed: 0
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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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08/28/2018 17:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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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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