• Why Your Experience Mod Has Become More of Headache

    by Chris O’Hagan, JD Kutter Insurance Associates If you are a contractor, odds are that you are familiar with the Experience Modification Rating Factor (Mod or EMR for short) component of your Workers’ Compensation Insurance.  Many owners and...

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  • Lawmaker Opposition Casts Doubt on New Rams Stadium in St. Louis

    From FoxSports.com:  Missouri’s legislative budget leaders said they oppose spending taxpayer money on a new St. Louis football stadium, casting serious doubts on whether supporters can cobble together enough money for the facility before an approaching NFL...

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  • St. Clair County Looks to Reconstruct Front Street in East St. Louis

    From Belleville News Democrat:  St. Clair County is looking to reconstruct a stretch of Front Street in East St. Louis, a project officials say will help with economic development along the road. Work on the $8.1 million...

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  • Blanton Builds Luxury Apartments in Creve Coeur

    Blanton Construction announced that they are constructing a 182-unit luxury apartment complex in Creve Coeur, MO.  The development is on eight acres and will be comprised of two main apartment buildings, carriage houses, and a swimming pool....

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  • PEOPLE in Park Set for Sept. 16

    PEOPLE, the non-organization promoting good will and diversity, is making its second attempt at an outdoor gathering of minority and majority contractors on Sept. 16.  The event is being billed as a combination of industry exchange, social...

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  • Nixon Announces $12 Million in Renovations at Missouri S&T’s Schrenk Hall

    From Waynesville Daily Guide:  Missouri’s governor on Wednesday announced more than $12 million from state capital improvement funding to help pay for upgrades at Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Schrenk Hall. Gov. Jay Nixon told a...

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  • Abed Ghanem Joins Wiegmann Associates as Senior Project Engineer

    Abed Ghanem, PE, of Lake Sherwood, MO, has joined Wiegmann Associates as Senior Project Engineer. Ghanem is responsible for designing and selecting HVAC systems for client facilities including office buildings, assisted living facilities, warehouses and schools. Ghanem...

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  • Deadline for Forum Awards is Sept. 4

    The deadline for nominations for Construction Forum STL’s ‘Building Tomorrow Awards’ is Friday, Sept. 4. The awards will be presented at a luncheon program Oct. 14 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Downtown St. Louis. The awards...

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  • Holland Completes Fr. McGivney HS

    From the Belleville News-Democrat/Highland News Leader: As last-minute school supplies are purchased and Facebook is blowing up with back-to-school photos, no one is more excited for the first day of school this year than the families of Father...

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  • A Monumental Makeover for the St. Louis Arch

    From ENR.com:  One of America’s most iconic landmarks exists in one of the most incongruous settings-divided by infrastructure from the city it represents. Now, crews are rebuilding that infrastructure so that the St. Louis Arch will by...

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