May 24, 2016
Seattle-based Schuchart made Tyler Mjelde, Dan Rutkowski, Casey Schuchart and Jeff Tobin partners in the general contracting business. Mjelde, manager of the Building Division, specializes in mixed-use projects, data centers, labs, call centers and office buildings. Rutkowski, manager of the Industrial Division, is in charge of Boeing jobs. Casey Schuchart was also named vice president of strategy, where he will guide the company's growth. Tobin, manager of the Tenant Improvement Division and Service Team, has more than 20 years of experience in commercial construction, ranging from hands-on work in the field to facilities management, business operations and construction management. Other company partners are George Schuchart, Bob Gregorini and Jennifer Rosado.
Kent-based Novinium hired Jon Engman as chief financial officer. Engman has over 20 years of experience leading high-tech companies, including several owned by Paul Allen. Novinium has an injection process that rejuvenates and extends the life of cables up to 40 years.
The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association named Andrew Marks 2016 Promoter of the Year for his support of the concrete industry. Marks is managing director of the Puget Sound Concrete Specifications Council, as well as director of the Washington chapter of the American Concrete Institute. He holds bachelor's and master's degrees in civil engineering from the University of Idaho and is a professional civil engineer.
May 17, 2016
The Associated Builders and Contractors of Western Washington appointed its 2016-17 board of directors. Officers are: Jamie Creek of Synergy Construction, chair; Mike Schultis of SSI Construction, chair-elect; Mark VanWell of VanWell Masonry, immediate past chair; John Noble of Washington Commercial Painters, vice chair of government and labor affairs; Ryan Brown of System Mechanical and Safety Solutions, vice chair of membership; Travis Hull of Mechanical & Control Services, vice chair of professional development; and Marc Victor of Rafn Co., secretary-treasurer. Directors are Anthony Christoffersen of Tradesmen International, Candi Pfluger of Peterson Sullivan, Clarke Jewell of Olympian Precast, Dawn Lanz of Sea-Tac Electric, Doug Jones of Haggard Electrical Contractors, Jason Wandler of Oles Morrison Rinker & Baker, Katy Browning of Redhawk Group, Stephanie Carlin of Propel Insurance and Vaughan Seifert of Efinity Technologies.
Modern Machinery now sells and rents Morooka rubber track carriers. Modern Machinery operates 11 branches in the Northwest, and is one of the largest Komatsu dealers in North America.
Sumner-based Wayne's Roofing won a 2016 Perfection Award from Carlisle SynTec Systems, a manufacturer of single-ply roofing materials. Carlisle gives the award to a small percentage of its top contractors, based on their history of installation quality and warranty claim performance.
Tacoma-based Milgard Windows & Doors was recognized for 50 years of service and membership with the American Architectural Manufacturers Association. Milgard says its windows and patio doors meet AAMA Gold Label certification.