St. Louis

Poettker Construction Takes On Seven Gables Project in St. Louis

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Poettker’s hospitality expertise to be showcased in renovation project  Poettker Construction, a second-generation family-owned professional construction company, has been awarded the historic Seven Gables Inn renovation project. As the Seven Gables Inn is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the $3.5 million project requires Poettker’s historic renovation expertise. The expected completion date is

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St. Louis Joins Worldwide Spotlight on Autism Awareness

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Lighting consultants and engineers were busy changing color filters to create a blue hue for St. Louis for World Autism Awareness Day on Tuesday April 2, 2019.  The effort lighting businesses and landmarks kicks off a number of initiatives by St. Louis Chapter of Autism Speaks for World Autism Awareness Month in April. “We continue

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St. Louis Residents Can Take Aim at Helping Wounded Military Veterans

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Pheasant shoot hosted by Hibbs Homes, March 2 at Quail Creek Game Farm, benefits Operation FINALLY HOME Hibbs Homes invites the community to help them raise funds in support of Operation FINALLY HOME at the inaugural benefit Pheasant Shoot to BUILD HOMES and HOPE for America’s military families – Saturday, March 2, 2019 at Quail Creek

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Kadean Building Second Underground Proton Therapy Vault at Siteman Cancer Center in St. Louis

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$32 million Siteman project focuses on proton therapy to attack tumors in sensitive areas Kadean Construction has begun building a 48,000 cubic foot, underground concrete vault to house a 120 ton cyclotron for Siteman Cancer Center’s second proton treatment facility in St. Louis, it was announced today. The vault is being built beneath a parking

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Tight Construction Workforce, Stagnant Population, Local Regs Impeding New Home Construction Across St. Louis MSA, Economists Report

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By KERRY SMITH, EDITOR, ST. LOUIS CONSTRUCTION NEWS AND REVIEW MAGAZINE Record low unemployment in the St. Louis MSA is being offset by a lack of affordable single-family housing due to multiple factors constraining homebuilders here and nationwide – and this trend is likely to continue into 2019, economists say. This forecast came from National

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Another Step Toward National Recognition Of St. Louis As “TECH CITY”

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The innovation and technology experts at PARIC Corp. are helping St. Louis earn national recognition and, hopefully, the honorary title of “TECH CITY, USA.” When several thousand technology and innovationprofessionals who serve the North American architecture, engineering and construction industries meet this week in Las Vegas, their keynote address will be given by St. Louisan Andy Leek, PARIC’s

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Plans for New St. Louis Recreation Park Announced

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St. Louis Recreation Development Group, Inc., a St. Louis-based not-for-profit and 501©3, announces Spirit of Discovery Park. The organization was established in 2016 with the vision of creating a 100% inclusive amusement park designed for every BODY.  Its Board of Directors has taken on the monumental task of creating a uniquely focused entertainment and amusement

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McGrath & Associates Begins Work on Upgrades at Christian Hospital in St. Louis

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McGrath & Associates has begun work on elevator and mechanical upgrades at Christian Hospital in north St. Louis County. The projects include two elevator upgrades, a new air handling unit and electrical distribution upgrades. McGrath is the design/build contractor for the elevators and is providing value engineering, preconstruction and construction services on the other projects.

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U.S. Department of Commerce Invests $2.35 Million to Bolster Manufacturing and Manufacturing-related Workforce Training in St. Louis

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U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross today announced that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $2.35 million grant to Ranken Technical College of St. Louis, Missouri, to establish an incubator facility that will support the region’s manufacturing sector by providing pre-apprentice and apprenticeship workforce training, and encouraging entrepreneurial start-ups. According to grantee

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Retail Designer CSG Expands St. Louis Presence

Core States Group, which has renovated and built a number of familiar retail and restaurant venues in St. Louis, is growing its business.   With relocation and construction assistance of Artisan Building Co., Core States Group has moved into an expanded St. Louis branch office at 6500 Chippewa Street.  Artisan completed the $500,000 renovation in the

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