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2013-05-22 16:23:29

HOUSTON, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Willbros Group, Inc. (NYSE: WG) announced today that Earl Collins has been named President of its Oil and Gas segment. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130522/DA19391) As President, Collins will be responsible for the development and implementation of Willbros strategy for the oil and gas markets as well as day-to-day operations of the Company's oil and gas product and service lines which include: construction, maintenance, turnaround and...

2012-07-25 02:23:24

PITTSBURGH, July 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based L.B. Foster Company (NASDAQ: FSTR) has been awarded the company's largest rail products contract, valued at approximately $60 million, by contractor Kiewit/Kobayashi, a Joint Venture for the county-wide construction of the Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation (HART) passenger transit system. L.B. Foster rail, concrete ties, direct fixation fasteners, third rail with accessories and special trackwork will be...

2012-06-27 06:26:44

WASHINGTON, June 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles District selected Turner Construction Company to build the Fort Irwin Replacement Hospital in San Bernardino, California. The $160 million hospital replaces the Weed Army Community Hospital, and marks a significant milestone in the United States Department of Defense commitment to delivering world-class healthcare to all service members and their families. The project consists of a 216,000 square foot...

2012-04-03 10:20:54

MONROVIA, Calif., April 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority (Construction Authority) has issued a Full Notice to Proceed to Foothill Transit Constructors - A Kiewit Parsons Joint Venture for the $486 million Foothill Extension from Pasadena to Azusa light rail Alignment project. The Full Notice to Proceed affords the Kiewit Parsons Joint Venture the ability to implement all aspects of the design-build contract, including design and...

2012-03-20 06:21:45

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Greengrade - LEED Management Software(TM) is simplifying the process of LEED® certification for an exciting new sustainable project at the Denver Zoo that will use renewable energy, recycled water, natural daylight and ventilation, efficient heating and cooling systems and other green design and construction practices. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110602/CG12932LOGO) Innovation is playing a key role at the new...

2012-01-18 11:05:00

Mining: A New Discovery Plus Permitting Progress ALPINE, UT, Jan. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Desert Hawk Gold Corp. [DHGC], Clifton's joint venture partner, has discovered what may be an additional gold deposit in our claim area.  The surface area of the deposit, 900 feet by 600 feet, is three to four times the surface area of the Kiewit deposit, and from 75 surface samples, the grades appear similar.  DHGC has now received 20 of the 22 permits and licenses necessary to put...

2011-09-29 06:00:00

Clifton Mining Co.  Summary of Annual General Meeting held on August 26, 2011 ALPINE, UT, Sept. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Voting: The directors and auditors were re-elected, without apparent controversy.  No other matters had been submitted for voting. Michael Free Presentation: Professor Free, of the Department of Metallurgy at the University of Utah, gave a talk in which he simply and elegantly explained the function of roasting and/or microwaving on ore,...

2011-07-27 16:48:00

ARCADIA, Calif., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority Board of Directors awarded a $485.9 million contract to "Foothill Transit Constructors - A Kiewit Parsons Joint Venture" to design and construct the Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension from Pasadena to Azusa. The project includes final design and construction of 11.5 miles of track, six stations, dozens of crossings, utilities, systems and much, much more. The...

2011-06-13 15:10:00

HOUSTON, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA has selected five firms for awards under a $400 million solicitation to perform large general construction projects. The work will be performed at NASA's Johnson Space Center, Ellington Field, the Sonny Carter Training Facility, all in Houston, and the White Sands Test Facility in New Mexico. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The five selected firms are Swinerton Builders of Arvada, Colo.; J.T. Vaughn...

2010-11-24 10:02:00

OMAHA, Neb., Nov. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Robert B. Daugherty, the man who pioneered center pivot irrigation and founded Valmont Industries in Omaha, Nebraska, passed away on Wednesday morning, November 24, after a short illness. Daugherty retired in 2004 from Valmont's Board of Directors after serving for 57 years. "We've lost much more than our founder," said Valmont's Chairman and CEO Mogens C. Bay. "We've lost a great leader, mentor, innovator and friend. His vision laid...