Construction scaffolding collapses near Minute Maid Ballpark; several injured – Chron.comBy insightbuilds / October 16, 2015
Chron.comConstruction scaffolding collapses near Minute Maid Ballpark; several injured
Several people were injured after scaffolding collapsed Friday morning at an unfinished building in downtown Houston. EXCLUSIVE video of scaffolding collapse shot by German man in town with a Houston tour guide company. #HouNews pic.twitter.com/ …
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China completes construction of lighthouses in disputed South China Sea – ReutersBy insightbuilds / October 10, 2015
ReutersChina completes construction of lighthouses in disputed South China Sea
The United States and the Philippines have opposed the construction. China claims most of the energy-rich South China Sea, through which $5 trillion in ship-borne trade passes every year, and the Philippines, Vietnam, Malaysia, Taiwan and Brunei have …
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Housing, construction jobs may be able to improve the US employment picture – MarketWatchBy insightbuilds / October 2, 2015
MarketWatchHousing, construction jobs may be able to improve the US employment picture
Even though Friday's lackluster U.S. jobs report proved a disappointment, the growth in construction and housing jobs might be able to pull the U.S. economy through this rough patch. U.S. employment in September, according to the Department of Labor, …
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The Stress of New Construction – New York TimesBy insightbuilds / September 25, 2015
New York TimesThe Stress of New Construction
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A loud howl seems to erupt every time a shovel hits the ground, and often well before that moment. As apartment houses multiply, residents are taking aim at the disruption caused by construction, the uprooting of cherished institutions, the buildings …
Construction in Buildings Declared Vacant Surprises Some: The Tenants – New York TimesBy insightbuilds / September 18, 2015
New York TimesConstruction in Buildings Declared Vacant Surprises Some: The Tenants
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City officials acknowledge they have no system to verify whether buildings undergoing construction are unoccupied, a blind spot that tenants and their advocates argue has helped promote a climate of lawlessness, particularly for rent-stabilized residents.
Survey: Construction companies need more workers – DesMoinesRegister.comBy insightbuilds / September 11, 2015
DesMoinesRegister.comSurvey: Construction companies need more workers
If you can lay concrete or frame a house, chances are an Iowa company wants you. Construction firms in Iowa and nationwide are struggling to find workers and most don't expect the labor shortage to improve in the next year, according to a survey …
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Fernando Venegas, 19, Killed in Bed-Stuy Construction Site Collapse – Patch.comBy insightbuilds / September 4, 2015
Patch.comFernando Venegas, 19, Killed in Bed-Stuy Construction Site Collapse
A wall collapsed at a construction site near Myrtle and Franklin avenues in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn — up near the border with Williamsburg and Clinton Hill — on Thursday around noon. Three people were rushed to the hospital in serious condition after a …
3 Workers Hurt in Wall Collapse at Bed-Stuy Demolition Site, FDNY Says
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As construction heats up, so does worker shortage – USA TODAYBy insightbuilds / August 27, 2015
USA TODAYAs construction heats up, so does worker shortage
Construction of homes and commercial buildings is up significantly this year but the industry would be sizzling if not for a critical shortage of workers, industry officials say. The labor crunch is delaying projects, raising home prices and forcing …
Lutgert Construction Company; An Industry LeaderBy insightbuilds / August 17, 2015
Construction is a leading industry in the current world where real estate are becoming major economic activities for many economies. The advantage of construction in an economy is that it covers a wide range of other industries. Construction projects are diverse and so many other players are involved. For instance a construction project will involve the transportation sector as building materials will have to be delivered on site. Building materials such as iron sheets, metals, timber, electric cables and machineries among other required materials will be supplied hence involving professionals to deal with particular specialized aspects of the project. The complexities involved in construction therefore calls for careful choices when deciding on hiring a construction company.
For all your building and construction, you want to make sure that only the best bet there is in the market is working for you. In this regard, Lutgert Constriction Company is real deal when it comes to construction projects. The company’s long years of service in the industry have given it an admirable experience in the industry. The company was established in 1968 and by then it was operating as a construction management company. However, it has over the years been providing other services including value-added building services.
Lutgert offers a wide range of services as well as construction assistance all the way throughout the project. One of its unique qualities that separates the company from the rest in the industry is its commitment to sustainable environmental building strategies. In construction, excellence is a very important aspect and Lutgert does not compromise on this. The company has a reputation of construction some of the most complex and schedule-driven projects which means they understand the process of phasing out constructions. Whether you are interested in commercial or residential buildings, Lutgert has your back on this.
Some of the projects that have earned the company a good reputation include the Crossroads Market which was built in 1994. This structure is a retail friendly complex which has a notable and distinctive architectural design. Another top tier commercial project done by the Lutgert Company is the Village on Venetian Bay. Other than commercial projects, the company has a reputation in residential projects. Aria is one great project that holds the company’s legacy in residential building. It is a high rise project erected on the Park Shore Beach. Others include Club Le Ciel: Park Tower, Azure, Enclave and Esperia South among others.