Lawsuit filed against construction companies mislabeling workers; "Everybody's losing, including the employee that's not smart enough to know but is desperate enough to want a job," said Alan Johnson, president of IMS Masonry. "Buildings are being built by ghosts ... If you're not qualified and not capable, how do we track you down and know what you put in this building?" asked Dennis Chavez Read more at KSL.com
HD Supply Power Solutions, a provider of products and services for public power, investor-owned utilities, construction and industrial customers, announced the addition of three new locations. The opening of the facilities – one each in Texas and North Carolina and an expansion in Utah – extends the presence of HD Supply Power Solutions in key geographic regions and enhances the services offered. The new locations are located in: Midland, TX; Durham, NC and Salt Lake City, UT HD Supply, Atlanta, GA, No. 3 on MDM's list of top industrial distributors, announced in August 2012 that it had combined its utilities and electrical businesses into a single business under the HD Supply Power Solutions name.
"These facilities, which extend our reach to customers, including counter service for electrical contractors, align with our business objective to ensure customers have what they need, when they need it and where they need it." said Steve Margolius, president, HD Supply Power Solutions.
National Estimating Software solution provider Planswift Bountiful, UT has joined The Enterprise & MAPR Utah's Meet the GCs Event Sponsorship. Located at Rio Tinto Stadium's Club Real Room Feb 21st noon-5:00 pm, this AEC Business to Business Network Marketing Event is free to attend. All Building Owners, Construction Users are urged to participate along with local AEC leaders, subs and suppliers.