This is Our Moment

Earlier this month, Harvard announced that education this fall semester will take place entirely online, and the school will invite no more than 40% of its incoming freshmen to campus. Those students will not attend live classes, but will isolate in their single dormitory bedrooms and take all courses online. Despite this, the school will … Read more This is Our Moment

Thomas Albrightson receives MUCA scholarship

Thomas Albrightson was one of four students award a scholarship from Minnesota Utility Contractors Association (MUCA) Awards and Scholarship Committee. MUCA is a PBM supporter. The Baldwin-Woodville High School graduate will attend Iowa State University in the fall, majoring in construction engineering with a highway heavy emphasis. He plans on continuing to work for the … Read more Thomas Albrightson receives MUCA scholarship

Dalton Burns awarded Housing First Minnesota, Housing First Minnesota Foundation scholarship

Dalton Burns, a Dakota County Technical College Construction Management student is one of the Housing First Minnesota and the Housing First Minnesota Foundation scholarship recipients. The groups gave out $16,000 in scholarship for 2020-2021 to help further their education and career goals within the residential home building industry. Between taking PLTW Construction Trades courses and … Read more Dalton Burns awarded Housing First Minnesota, Housing First Minnesota Foundation scholarship

Burgess receives Housing First Minnesota, Housing First Minnesota Foundation scholarship

Housing First Minnesota and the Housing First Minnesota Foundation are honored to award $16,000 in scholarships to many deserving recipients to help further their education and career goals within the residential home building industry. These students are pursuing their way into our industry, and showing how bright and promising the future is for home construction. … Read more Burgess receives Housing First Minnesota, Housing First Minnesota Foundation scholarship

Housing First Minnesota, Housing First Minnesota Foundation awards scholarship to Emmett Bartyzal

This year Housing First Minnesota and the Housing First Minnesota Foundation, one of Project Build Minnesota’s sponsors, are honored to award $16,000 in scholarships to many deserving recipients to help further their education and career goals within the residential home building industry. These students are pursuing their way into our industry, and showing how bright … Read more Housing First Minnesota, Housing First Minnesota Foundation awards scholarship to Emmett Bartyzal

Project Build Golf Tournament gets ready to tee off

It is almost time for the first Project Build Minnesota golf tournament. Are you ready for the August 25 tee off? The tournament will get a shotgun start at 12:30 pm at the Willingers Golf Club, 6797 Canby Trail, Northfield, MN. During the day, you will have a chance to test your skills with the … Read more Project Build Golf Tournament gets ready to tee off

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