• Contractors Confident, AGC of St. Louis Says

    On the heels of an announcement this week by AGC of America of a resurgence in contractor confidence, Len Toenjes, president of AGC of St. Louis said that his group’s members are showing a positivity he hasn’t...

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  • Elementary Students Learn About Opportunities in Construction at the Block Kids Program

    Elementary students will have the opportunity to learn about opportunities in the construction industry while showcasing their creativity at the Block Kids program sponsored by the National Association of Women in Construction – St. Louis Chapter (NAWIC). ...

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  • The Korte Company Hires Jorge Alarcon as Project Manager

    The Korte Company welcomes Jorge Alarcon as a Project Manager to its Las Vegas division. Jorge brings 17 years of construction experience to the company. A graduate of the University of Las Vegas, Mr. Alarcon holds a...

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  • Group Seeking To Revitalize MLK Drive Looks To Hydroponics For Economic Push

    From KWMU/St. Louis Beacon: If all goes according to plan, a hydroponics factory could soon be located on Martin Luther King Drive. It’s the newest effort by St. Louis nonprofit Beloved Streets of America to revitalize the street. At...

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  • Ron Unterreiner Wants to Unite PEOPLE

    From St. Louis CNR: Ron Unterreiner, wants to get a few PEOPLE together. Unterreiner, who is vice president of Rhodey Construction Co., was named as a Diversity Champion by the St. Louis Council of Construction Consumers in...

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  • Millions in Ballpark Village Construction Dollars Not Monitored

    From the St. Louis American: Hidden legal definitions in the Ballpark Village’s development agreement with St. Louis City have allowed developers Cordish Company and the St. Louis Cardinals to leave undisclosed millions in construction costs unmonitored when...

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  • CNR Editor’s Apprenticeship Article Appears in Wall Street Journal

    From St. Louis CNR: An op-ed essay by St. Louis CNR Editor Peter Downs advocating more focus on apprenticeship was published in the Wall Street Journal on Jan. 16. The article, titled “Can’t Find Skilled Workers? Start...

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  • New Plumbing Codes Would Save Water, Energy

    The United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry (UA) and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) have reached an agreement on a landmark proposal to save energy and water in new buildings....

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  • Doe Run, Microgrid Power High School

    In collaboration with The Doe Run Company (Doe Run), St. Louis-based Microgrid Solar is provided solar and energy efficiency upgrades at Herculaneum High School (HHS). Starting with conducting an energy audit of the high school campus in...

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  • Industry Diversity Champions Receive Recognition

    Efforts to promote diversity and inclusion in the construction industry were recognized by the St. Louis Council of Construction Consumers (SLCCC) during its annual awards on December 19, 2013 at the Doubletree Hotel St. Louis at Westport,...

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