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Meet the Team: Brandon Kovarick, Senior Project Manager

At the heart of Ceco Concrete is our employees. Oftentimes, the men and women who choose to work for Ceco find they want to stay and build their careers with us. “The values and culture here aren’t just words on a wall, but rather goals that management strives to achieve on a daily basis,” says…

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Ceco’s Block 9 Wins Award for Excellence in Concrete

In January, the North Dakota Ready-Mix & Concrete Products Association presented a 2020 Gold Star “Excellence in Concrete” Award to the Block 9 project, for which Ceco Concrete provided formwork services. In all, 10 projects across North Dakota were honored for demonstrating the advantages of concrete—including safety, resiliency, durability, environmental stewardship and aesthetics. The Block…

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Meet the Team: Derrick Sorensen, Senior Regional Safety Manager

At Ceco, we are committed to sending our people home safe each day, and we do this with the help of our experienced safety supervisors and managers. When Derrick Sorensen began his career with Ceco in 2016, he brought with him more than 20 years of experience in construction safety and health. A military veteran,…

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Meet the Team: Rey Jarquin, North Florida Area Superintendent

As Ceco continues to grow and expand our reach in Florida, we are proud to see our employees grow with us. Rey Jarquin was recently promoted to North Florida Area Superintendent, a new position designed in part to empower him to continue developing and mentoring his team. Rey started his career with Ceco in 2000,…

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5 Ways to Engage Workers About Safety

Ruthann Ellis, manager of Ceco’s Department of Field Training & Development recently discussed how to “Stop Toolbox Talk Burnout” in Modern Contractor Solutions, a trade publication for concrete and general contractors in the commercial construction sector. In the article, Ruthann sagely advises crew leaders who may feel fatigued by having to repeatedly cover safety issues…

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Concrete Cares: How a bus ride led to a life-changing career at Ceco

At Ceco, we pride ourselves on our ability to offer people opportunities to learn, grow and embark on a rewarding career in construction. But personal success is just as important as professional success. Andrew Brewer is a living example of how our employees support and benefit from each other—both personally and professionally. A few years…

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Ceco to complete work at The Quincy in Austin

Ceco has nearly completed work at The Quincy mixed-use tower in Austin, Texas. The scope of work included creating a challenging exposed concrete finish that needed to exceed contract specifications. Situated near the popular Rainey Street District, the 30-level Class A mixed-use tower brings eight levels of parking, 10,500 square feet of retail space, 73,000…

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Ceco’s Brian Anderson Makes Innovation Intentional

One of the ways Ceco Concrete stands out from the competition is our safe, efficient approach to designing and constructing formwork and concrete delivery systems. Every day, our skilled craftspeople and engineers naturally look for ways to build a better mousetrap, or skyscraper, and overcome challenges in the field. We are all problem-solvers at Ceco.…

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Ceco Climbs Higher at Houston’s Tallest Residential Tower

Ceco has reached Level 14 of the 46-story Block 42—Residential Tower in Houston, with the team maintaining a 6-day cycle for residential floors until moving to the penthouse on Level 44. When complete, the building will stand taller than any other downtown residential community in the Texan city. The high-rise luxury apartment tower features a…

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Meet the Team: Bruce Richard, General Superintendent, Kansas City Office

Midwest projects overseen by Ceco’s Kansas City team are in good hands with Bruce Richard. For the past 15 years, Bruce has been a key contributor to the Kansas City operation’s success, lending his well-rounded experience to every job and helping to capitalize on future projects and grow our business. He has been involved in…

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