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Western Specialty Contractors Installs Decorative Metal Panels on Regnier Family Wonderscope Children’s Museum in Kansas City

Western Specialty Contractors’ Great Plains Roofing and Sheet Metal Branch of Kansas City, KS recently completed installation of a decorative metal panel system and TPO roofing on the new Regnier Family Wonderscope Children’s Museum of Kansas City. Opened on October 23, 2020, the new 30,000-square-foot museum at 433 East Red Bridge Road in Kansas City,

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High-Rise Residence Halls Require More Safety Design, Provide Higher Density of Student Beds & Associated Revenue

On many urban, and some suburban campuses, the best solution for a new residence hall is often a high-rise facility due to limited site availability and footprint restrictions. With diligent design by a student housing expert like KWK Architects, a high-rise residence hall can accommodate any building program and provide all the space needed for

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St. Clair County Transit District to Address Safety Issues on Local Transit System

St. Clair County Transit District (SCCTD) today announced it is partnering with Chestnut Health Systems™, a not-for-profit health and human services organization, to launch a one-year pilot program to help address problematic behaviors on the local transit system. SCCTD is investing nearly $200,000 in this effort, which will enable mental health advisors to work alongside

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Construction Jobs Top February Peak in Only 8 States

Beige Book finds falling activity, rising costs Submitted by the AGC Seasonally adjusted construction employment in September exceeded pre-pandemic February levels in only eight states and the District of Columbia, according to AGC’s analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data posted on Friday. Virginia added the most construction jobs over that span (4,300, 2.1%), followed by Utah (3,800,

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Signature Craft Purchased by Alec Sorensen of St. Louis

Signature Craft (formerly Woodard Contract LLC), a regional provider of window treatments and acoustical panels for office buildings, churches, auditoriums, public buildings, hospitals, nursing homes and even casinos, has been purchased by Alec Sorensen of St. Louis. Sorensen is excited to expand the footprint of the business by offering a creative approach to contractors, architects,

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Green Street St. Louis Acquires HDA Architects

With over half a century of combined experience, Green Street St. Louis (“Green Street”) and HDA Architects (“HDA”) are joining forces to create a fully integrated development company. HDA will assimilate under Green Street Building Group’s umbrella of services led by Paul Giacoletto to provide a full spectrum of design related opportunities for Green Street’s

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Western Specialty Contractors Recommends Fall Roof Inspection, Preventative Maintenance to Extend Roof Life

For property owners and facility managers, premature roof failure equals unexpected and often significant expenses. According to Bob Gender, Region Manager at Western Specialty Contractors, the neglect of preventative maintenance is often the cause of premature roof failure. “Roofing materials such as BUR, TPO, EPDM, PVC, Modified Bitumen and even green roofs can be vulnerable

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DCTC Advisory Committee Adapts: Moving a Conference and Making a Virtual Panel

Since March of 2020, the AGCMO Design & Construction Technology Conference Advisory Committee has been coordinating (and re-coordinating) the Annual Design & Construction Technology Conference (DCTC) and finally determined to move the event into the fall of 2021. This was in collaboration with many of our sponsors and exhibitors (see list at the end of

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AGC of Missouri Named Large Chapter of the Year

The Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America today recognized AGC of Missouri as their 2020 Large Chapter of the Year.  The award was presented virtually at the 2020 National and Chapter Leadership Conference held Sept. 28th. On Jan. 1, 2015, the AGC of St. Louis and AGC of Missouri joined forces to create the largest

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Icon Mechanical to Begin Expansion of Current HQ in Granite City, Illinois

Icon Mechanical will soon begin construction on a 40,800 SF expansion of their current headquarters in Granite City, Illinois. The new two story office building will be built directly adjacent to their current office and shop facilities. The tilt-up concrete exterior includes a subtle blend of neutral colors with accents of Icon’s red branding in

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