Giebenhain Awarded MUCA Scholarship

Minnesota Utility Contractors Association (MUCA) Awards and Scholarship Committee granted Connor Giebenhain a scholarship. It is one of four scholarships MUCA awarded in 2020 to students going into MUCA-related fields. Connor plans on attending Central Lakes College’s heavy equipment operations and maintenance fast-track program. Connor graduated from Maple Lake High School with a 3.59 GPA … Read more Giebenhain Awarded MUCA Scholarship

August 2020 President’s Perspective

  Over the past several months, we’ve completed a number of critical initiatives here at Project Build and we wanted to share those. First, we’ve developed two virtual presentations that instructors can use in their classrooms to share information about careers in the industry. Thus, in spite of COVID-19, we still have an opportunity to … Read more August 2020 President’s Perspective

Celebrate National Golf Month with PBM

Come celebrate National Golf Month with Project Build Minnesota (PBM) Aug. 25 at Willingers Golf Club. Willingers Golf Club provides golfers with a challenging course with wetlands, water hazards, shapely bunkers, and a mature forest. While appreciating the golfing and the wonderful landscape, you will be supporting PBM’s mission to bring more young people into … Read more Celebrate National Golf Month with PBM

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