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Masonry and the Forces of Nature

Arlene Meraux Elementary, glazed CMU interior Monumental devastation from 2017’s hurricanes Irving, Maria, and Jose has caused architects and building professionals to look back at...
Ellsworth Kelly

Collaborative Construction

Unique project for world-renowned artist in Texas required extreme teamwork Architects, engineers, and construction officials found a Texas project...

Calming the Water

Water is everywhere. In fact, it covers more than 70 percent of Earth’s surface, serving as the backbone of all life forms—plants, animals, and...
Vacuum lifting technology

A Step in Time

Vacuum lifting technology has made its way to the White House as part of the National Park Service’s historic renovation of the building’s South...
Tested-in-Texas

Tested in Texas

As the athletic director in the Alvin Independent School District (ISD), with more than 24,000 students nestled along the Gulf Coast, Mike Bass knows...
QuietRock® sound panels

In the Business of Keeping Quiet

QuietRock® sound panels set to keep the peace at luxury hotel Everything is bigger in Texas, especially the love...

One-sided Pour Creates Parking Under Existing Building

In the congested South Boston area, streets are small and space is tight. Long known for its hardworking Irish residents, South Boston is now...

Dirt-Tight Challenge

American Excavating, Ltd., headquartered in Saginaw, Michigan, was low bidder on a project for the City of Saginaw to construct a new cast-in-place concrete...
Texaco

Historic Texaco Headquarters Makeover

One of Houston’s most historic buildings is also bringing the Texas city into the future. A $95 million redevelopment project is transforming oil giant...
Logan Contractors Supply

Dollars and Sense

Logan Contractors Supply’s new 15,000-square-foot facility includes the retail sales floor, offices, warehouse, and a vehicle/equipment service shop. In construction and design, there are few...