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First, he saw it

SAN ANTONIO - Attie Jonker is originally from South Africa and his wife hails from San Antonio, so after they met in Africa they decided to marry and reside in San Antonio. Little did Jonker know that in Texas everything gets bigger – including people’s visions – and it was while he was living in San Antonio that Jonker met a gentleman who owned a sawmill....

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Greatest generation marble

SAN ANTONIO - Tom Brokaw wrote a book called The Greatest Generation. It’s about those who came back from World War II and built so much of post-war America....

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Beyond the green stuff

SAN ANTONIO - Sometimes people refer to hydro seeding as “spraying out the green stuff,” but Justin Hitchcock didn’t know what that “green stuff” or the technique was until he came across it during a trip to Mississippi. The discovery occurred when he was visiting his then-girlfriend-now-wife Freda’s father, who was involved with large civil engineering projects for the Corps of Engineers....

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Tiling the hill

SAN ANTONIO - The Texas Hill Country is a wonderful section of the Lone Star State. It boasts of the second largest granite dome in the United States - the Enchanted Rock....

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Family feels

SAN ANTONIO - Afamily owned and operated business can sometimes just consist of one family member working with the company. That’s not the case at RF Cadena Drywall, a commercial and residential drywall contractor....

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Appreciation & gratitude

SAN ANTONIO - Allen & Allen Co. hosted a month-long “Gratitude Challenge” in November and ended it with a celebration of the people for whom the ownership team is most thankful for – their employees!...

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Legal - Emerging risk—Misappropriation of pay application proceeds under a factoring agreement

AUSTIN - The explosion of factors in the construction industry has exposed a legislative gap in the Texas Construction Trust Fund Act (the “Act”). The Texas Legislature created the Act as a remedial measure to ensure that contractors, subcontractors, and materialman are paid for their work to improve real property. The Act imposes a fiduciary duty on contractors and subcontractors who are paid directly under a construction contract. These co...

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OSHA electronic injury reporting

AUSTIN - In 2017, OSHA began collecting OSHA 300A data from employers that are required to maintain the OSHA injury illness log and have 20 or more employees. Employers in certain NAICS codes who must submit data electronically are listed here: https://www.osha.gov/recordkeeping/NAICScodesforelectronicsubmission.html...

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Insurance - Third Party Over Actions required by written contract

HOUSTON - What is one of the most common types of construction claim arising from on-going operations? It’s called a “third party over action”. As an example, subcontractor’s employee is injured on the job, makes a workers’ compensation claim, but is dissatisfied with the benefits provided. Subcontractor’s employee is prohibited from suing his/her employer due to the exclusive remedy rule of workers’ compensation, so that employe...

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Accounting - Passing down your family business

SAN ANTONIO - Last month we talked about retiring from your business and the succession planning it requires. This month, I’d like to focus on keeping the business in the family. Is it your dream to pass your business down to a son, daughter or another family member? Maybe your dream is for several heirs to one day run the business together?...

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