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Civil | GILCHRIST CONSTRUCTION COMPANY Committed to Safety G GILCHRIST CONSTRUCTION IS IN THE MIDST OF SEVERAL HIGHWAY-RELATED PROJECTS IN LOUISIANA. performer in the area of safety.” The imporilchrist Construction Company says tance of safety is stressed throughout the comthat it is one of Louisiana’s top highpany’s staff and in each project that the firm way contractors – which is a long way www.gilchristconstruction.com takes on. “Our project management teams have from its small beginnings in 1981. • Headquarters: Alexandria, La. a clear understanding of our commitment to The company focused on commercial site work • Service: Highway contractor safety,” the company says. “In sum, if we cannot and concrete construction like foundations, do it safe, we do not do it. sidewalks and parking lots, subdivision streets “Because we measure safety performance and drainage before it entered the highway on each project and regularly provide performmarket in 1988. –Gilchrist ance feedback to each crew, superintendent and No matter what project it is taking on, the project manager, our project management company always puts safety first. Its vision is to teams know exactly where they stand vs. their be “the safest, most efficient construction team personal and project safety goals,” Gilchrist in our industry,” it stresses. “We are proud of our Construction explains. accomplishments in the area of safety. Although meeting clients’ needs is impor“We do realize, however, as we transition from good to great, there remains room for improvement,” it adds. “Combined tant to Gilchrist, it will not do anything that would compromise the safety of the job site. “Our safety performance clearly demonstrates our comwith our safety initiatives, our human resource and organizational mitment and our belief that no part of our work is so urgent or impordevelopment initiatives will see us through to becoming a world-class Gilchrist Construction Company “We are proud of our accomplishments in the area of safety.” »Gilchrist is one of the leading highway contractors in Louisiana. CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM JANUARY 2010
Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Construction Today - January 2010
Construction Today - January 2010
Metrus Construction Limited: Le Parc Tower II
CJ Pink Ltd.
Costello Dismantling Co. Inc.
Allied Building Products Corp.
IDEURBAN: The St. Regis Mexico City
Jersen Construction Group
Killian Construction Co.: The Westin Hotel
Legacy Partners Residential: Riverpark
Strathcona Mechanical Ltd.
Tilton Pacific Construction Inc.
On the Cover
Product Showcase: Software and New Technology
Nicholson Construction Co.
Gilchrist Construction Co.
Turner Construction Co.: MIC Rental Car Center
Union Concrete Construction: Outer Harbor Parkway Project
D’Onofrio General Contractors Corp.
Worldwide Rental Services
AmQuip Crane Corp.
EIC Associates Inc.
Intercounty Paving Associates LLC: N.Y. Route 112
Matrix Design Group
Nicholson Construction Co.: Canton Dam
Wilson & Company Inc. Engineers and Architects: Rail Division
Group Lepine Ltd.
Laurysen Kitchens Ltd.
Aspen Ridge Homes: Vu Living
Walsh Construction: Sherman Replacement Hospital
PortSide Builders Inc.
Summit Builders Construction Co.: Classic Residence at Silverstone
Keystone Construction Corp.: Carmel Arts District Lofts
HDR Architecture Inc.
Brasfield & Gorrie LLC
Dimeo Construction Co.
EllisDon: North Park Quad Pad Arena
CANA Construction: TELUS World of Science
Cornerstone General Contractors Inc.
Harvey-Cleary Builders: City of Austin Public Safety Training Facility
Hensel Phelps Construction Co.: Granada Hills High School
Pirtle Construction Co.: City of Miami College
Sundt: East Contra Costa
Taylor & Parrish Inc.: Carole Weinstein International Center
Turner Construction Co.: Nationwide Children's Hospital
Turner Construction Co.: Duval Unified County Courthouse Facility
Weddle Brothers Construction Co. Inc.
AP Construction Inc.: Kensington Creative and Performing Arts High School
The Boldt Co.: Luther Midelfort Hospital Expansion
Choate Construction: NGCSU Projects
Donley’s LLC: Bavaro Hall at the University of Virginia
EllisDon: Woodstock General Hospital
McCarty Corp.: Maneuver Center of Excellence Headquarters
Munlake Contractors Inc.
Murray Company: Kiowa Country Memorial Hospital
River City Construction LLC
Skyline Roofing Ltd.
SpawGlass: Austin Community College Round Rock Campus
W.E. O’Neil Construction: Downtown Women's Center Project
CANA Construction: SMART Technologies
Ecco III Enterprises Inc.
G.W. Peoples Contracting Co.
ARCO/Murray National Construction Co. Inc.
Baker Electric Inc.
Chester Bross Construction Co.
Titan Wrecking & Environmental LLC
Last Look: Urban Landmarks
Construction Today - January 2010