A Fresh Look at Commercial Contracting

Hunter Parks, the founder of Hunter Companies, saw inefficiencies in general contracting that pushed him to make some changes in the way that construction companies were collaborating with designers and architects. Hunter adopted the design-build project delivery system, looking at things from a pragmatic perspective. We spoke with Director of Business Development Greg Swartzendruber.

Hunter Companies

Building Success, a Generation at a Time

John Gallin & Son is one of the oldest and most respected family-owned general contracting companies in the United States today. Founded over 130 years ago in Manhattan by John Gallin, an immigrant from Ireland, John Gallin & Son is now in its fourth generation of operation.

John Gallin & Son

Showcasing the Best in Modern Construction

Las Vegas, Nevada is the site of what is the North American construction industry’s largest trade show, one which takes place just every three years. The show’s roots stretch back over 100 years to 1909, and its size and scope have been increasing ever since…


Building the Next Generation

As thousands of experienced workers retire across North America every day, it is small wonder many industries are concerned about the future. It has been a decade since the oldest members of the baby boom generation started leaving their jobs, removing from the workplace decades of experience and skills that are tough to replace. The situation is so dire that, when younger workers are not available or knowledgeable enough to take over, retired staffers are often called back to work on a part-time basis.

November 19, 2019, 6:54 PM EST