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The Ruhlin Company safety milestone

The Ruhlin Company has recently achieved a significant safety milestone by reaching 1.5 million man hours worked without a Lost Time injury. This achievement is a direct reflection of everyone’s commitment to safety!  

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Student Team Places 2nd at Regional Associated Schools of Construction Competition

Congratulations to The Ohio State University Construction Systems Management team on their 2nd place finish at the ASC Region 3 competition! Earlier this month, students from Ohio State’s Construction Systems Management (CSM) program competed in the Associated Schools of Construction Heavy/Civil Competition. The team, comprised of John Hagan, Andrew Schmidt, John Trainor, Lexi Brotherton, Daniel…

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Shook Construction

The Shook team gathered to honor any person battling with cancer at a Stephen A. Comunale, Jr. Family Cancer Foundation event that was held at the Summa Tower construction site. We continue to support those who are working for a cure. In April of 2006, the Stephen A. Comunale, Jr. Family Cancer Foundation was founded…

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Rudolph Libbe gets new apprentice

Like a lot of other industries, the construction trades are facing a workforce shortage. The Construction Leadership Council created a recruiting event called Draft Day to pair up high school students and local companies. And it’s already paying big dividends. Pam Mohler is the Director of Member Services for the Associated General Contractors of Northwest…

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Hidden Hazards Are Lurking – Don’t Let Injuries and Illnesses Haunt Your Workplace!

Take action to scare up hazards and find the best ways to control them. • Conduct safety walk-arounds to systematically identify and address workplace hazards. Check out the Safe + Sound Campaign resources, Walk-Arounds for Safety Officers and Safety Walk-Arounds for Managers, for tips on making yours effective. • Hone your observation skills to identify…

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Contratulations to Joe Urquhart, Vice President of Overmyer Hall Associates

Joe Urquhart (center) (Overmyer Hall Associates) is the 2018 recipient of the BX President’s Award. He’s pictured with BX Executive Director, Mary Tebeau and BX Board President Brett Miller (Dinsmore & Shohl LLP).. The Builders Exchange is pleased to announce Joe Urquhart, vice president of Overmyer Hall Associates, as the 2018 recipient of the BX…

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OHIO TO IMPLEMENT A BOLD, NEW LAW TO DETER DISTRACTED DRIVING COLUMBUS

Effective October 29, House Bill 95 becomes law and enacts a significant distracted driving deterrent and an effective tool for law enforcement to enforce dangerous driving. House Bill 95 establishes Ohio’s unique approach of combating distracted driving by enhancing existing moving violations. For example, law enforcement officers no longer will need to prove a driver…

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2019 Marvin M Black Partnering Excellence Award

Application Deadline: October 24, 2018 To evolve its showcase, the JLT Build America Awards now include a “Partnering Excellence” category to recognize those projects best epitomizing the principles of partnering. Inspired by AGC’s Past President Marvin M. Black, the inclusion of partnering into the JLT Build America Awards represents a timely and unified celebration of…

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JLT Build America Awards

Apply today for the JLT Build America Awards –  Application Deadline: October 24, 2018 The JLT Build America Awards have demonstrated the very best when it comes to building a better America and improving our quality of life. Is one of your projects worthy of such recognition? Apply Today The JLT Build America Awards highlight…

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