Wolte awarded 2019 Merit Shop Construction Scholarship

While many of our associations are still collecting their 2020 scholarship applications, we would like to recognize the 2019 scholarship recipients from Construction Education Foundation of Minnesota, which was sponsored by Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Minnesota and North Dakota member companies. The foundation awarded Calvin Wolte a Merit Shop Construction Scholarship. “I am … Read more Wolte awarded 2019 Merit Shop Construction Scholarship

Kjelshus awarded 2019 Merit Shop Construction Scholarship

While our associations are still collecting their 2020 scholarship applications, we would like to recognize the 2019 scholarship recipients from Construction Education Foundation of Minnesota, which is sponsored by Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Minnesota and North Dakota member companies. The foundation awarded Hayden Kjelshus a Merit Shop Construction Scholarship. Kjelshus graduated from Perham … Read more Kjelshus awarded 2019 Merit Shop Construction Scholarship

Breitenfield receives 2019 Merit Shop Construction Scholarship

While many of our associations are still collecting their 2020 scholarship applications, we would like to recognize the 2019 scholarship recipients from Construction Education Foundation of Minnesota, which was sponsored by Associated Builders & Contractors  (ABC) of Minnesota and North Dakota member companies. The foundation awarded Lisa Breitenfield a Merit Shop Construction Scholarship. Breitenfield, a … Read more Breitenfield receives 2019 Merit Shop Construction Scholarship

President’s Perspective: Labor Lessons Learned from the Last Downturn

by Project Build Minnesota President David Siegel Following the crash of 2008-10, our industry essentially stopped all efforts to promote careers in construction and recruit the hard-working youth of Minnesota. What we have discovered in the 10 subsequent years is how much work it takes to rev up the engine and bring industry-wide marketing and … Read more President’s Perspective: Labor Lessons Learned from the Last Downturn