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Celebrating Women in Construction Week

March 2, 2015 – Women have played key roles in the history of Brasfield & Gorrie, leading some of our most prominent projects and helping shape our corporate initiatives. In honor of Women in Construction Week, we introduce you to one of our most inspiring women leaders: Lisa Capicik…. Read more

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Cold Weather: A Construction Game Changer

February 12, 2015 – For most people, the chill in the air means grabbing a coat, but for those of us in construction, winter shifts our entire game plan. Beyond safety considerations, frigid temperatures affect our means and methods for major construction activities.
To illustrate the impacts of constructing in the cold, take for example our work on the Great Falls Clinic Medical Center in Great Falls, Montana…. Read more

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A Perfect Pairing: Coupling Lean with Integrated Project Delivery

January 7, 2015 – In recent years, integrated project delivery (IPD) has emerged as an alternate delivery method that enhances efficiency by emphasizing collaboration and early involvement of key stakeholders.
At Brasfield & Gorrie, we’re taking IPD a step further by coupling it with Lean construction techniques for an even better result…. Read more

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Building a Safety Culture: Part 2

November 25, 2014 – Recently, Brasfield & Gorrie Chief Safety and Human Resources Officer Tom Garrett shared our perspective on building a culture of safety through a system that begins with leadership and includes open lines of communication throughout the organization. In this post, we’ll explore some of the collaborative approaches we use to develop and strengthen our culture of safety…. Read more

Building a Safety Culture: Part 1

November 5, 2014 – At Brasfield & Gorrie, safety isn’t a just department or a part of operations; it is a culture that is central to the way we do business. Our safety culture has evolved from our people-focused organizational culture. Safety matters because all people matter and have value, including every individual touched in any way by our work, both inside and outside our organization…. Read more