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

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

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

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