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Headquartered in Colorado, H&A opened a new office in Albuquerque, N.M., to support its expanding business.
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and Go. Gallogly says the company began workince its 1999 founding as an environing with Kum and Go by performing remediation mental consultancy, Hudspeth and on its underground tanks. Soon afterward, “they Associates Inc. (H&A) has developed www.hudspethbiz.net asked if we could build canopies, and after that its portfolio through a balance of • 2010 revenue: Approx. $25 million they just asked us to build the whole store,” organic growth and entrepreneurial risk. • Headquarters: Englewood, Colo. Gallogly explains. Seeing a field flooded with too many teach• Employees: 200 It’s a convenience factor that many clients are ers and not enough doers, Robert Levitt, the • Specialties: Environmental remediation, looking for in the current state of financial beltcompany’s co-founder, transitioned it away abatement, demolition, general contracting tightening. Because H&A self-performs most of its from consulting. Now the company comown work, it can reduce the completion time and prises three interrelated divisions: abateoverall budget for each project. ment and demolition, environmental remediation and, since 2006, general contracting. –Allen Gallogly, director of business “Nowadays there’s a lot of business in renShifting Focus development ovations,” says Allen Gallogly, director of H&A owns more than $3 million worth of equipbusiness development. “For us to do asbestos ment, but more importantly, it has a skilled staff and demolition hand in hand makes it easier for the clients and more trained to use the heavy-duty equipment that includes tracked excavacost efficient. From there we started the construction division in which tors, loaders and tandem trucks. Staff members are cross-trained so that we perform ground-up construction and renovations.” teams can self-perform work from start to finish. It’s a turnkey solution from pre-construction to post-construction that “One of our biggest strengths is that we have asbestos guys that can evolved from the needs of a loyal client – the convenience store Kum do demolition work and we have construction guys that can perform
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“We cross-train our employees because we like to keep a good staff.”
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Out of the Blues
Wall Works USA Inc.
Pacific Pile & Marine
Dufferin Construction – Highways 403 and 401 Projects
Natt McDougall Co.
Abhe & Svoboda Inc.
McKinney Drilling Co.
ODOT/Miller Cable Co. – Northeast Ohio ITS Project
Barnard Construction – Snoqualmie Falls Hydroelectric Redevelopment Project
C.A. Barrs Contractor Inc.
Charles Blalock and Sons Inc.
Parsons Brinkerhoff, Hatch Mott MacDonald, Skanska USA, Dragados USA and Tutor Perini – Alaskan Way Viaduct Replacement
William Charles Construction – I-39 Repaving
CB Richard Ellis Canada
The Cadillac Fairview Corp. Ltd./PCL Constructors Canada Inc.
Fargo Pacific Inc.
Critchfield Pacific Inc.
Harold O’Shea Builders
Culpepper Construction Co. Inc.
Golden State Framers
Hudspeth & Associates Inc.
IMC Construction Inc.
Jones Lang LaSalle – Empire State Building Renovation and Retrofit
Econo-Malls Management Corp.
Turner Construction San Diego – New Central Library
Trotter & Morton – University of Calgary
Collavino Construction Co. Inc. – One World Trade Center
Danis Building Construction Company – The Indu and Raj Soin Medical Center
F.J. Sciame Construction Co. – Abraham Joshua Heschel School
Eckman Construction – Pinkerton Academy Freshman Building
The Hagerman Group – Parkview Whitley Hospital
Whaler Industrial Contracting Inc.
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