AGC Maine Hosts 2nd Annual Contractor 5K Trail Race

 Augusta, Maine- Runners from across the state joined AGC Maine at Shaw Cherry Hill Farm trails in Gorham, Maine on Friday, September 17th for the Contractor 5K Trail Race. Proceeds from the race are donated to the Gorham CTE schools to support the next generation of skilled workers. Contractor 5K Winners: Ben Brennan - Overall Men's [...]

2021-09-20T12:25:48-04:00September 20th, 2021|News|

Producer Prices For Construction Materials And Services Jump 24 Percent Over 12 Months, Threatening Contractors’ Solvency And Workers’ Jobs

Construction Association Calls on President to Immediately End Tariffs and Quotas on Steel, Aluminum, and Lumber as First Step to Easing Pressure on Construction Costs and Supply-Chain Bottlenecks The cost of goods and services used in construction climbed by a record-setting 4.3 percent in May and 24.3 percent over the past 12 months, jeopardizing contractors’ [...]

2021-06-16T09:42:43-04:00June 16th, 2021|News, Press Releases|

Landry/French Construction Wins Best Overall Project

Speed and collaboration were the defining words of Landry/French Construction’s lightning-fast transformation of a 145,000-square-foot Olympia Sports distribution center into a COVID-19 test kit manufacturing facility for Abbott Laboratories. In only 60 days, Landry/French renovated and retrofit 50,000 square feet of the building, with nearly 30,000 SF more completed 30 days later. The team liked [...]

2021-05-24T10:48:50-04:00May 24th, 2021|News, Press Releases|

Northeast Paving Takes Top Award for Rural Highway Project

When Northeast Paving was awarded the Maine Department of Transportation’s contract to reconstruct and repave one of the most heavily traveled roads in Northern Maine, they knew the project would be challenging. The subpar material used to construct the road in the 1950s would need to be excavated while keeping the shoulders intact, all while [...]

2021-05-24T10:34:37-04:00May 24th, 2021|News, Press Releases|

Sargent Earns Build Maine Award for Work on the Maine Turnpike Authority

If the annual influx of tourists wasn’t enough to make Exit 45 in Scarborough/South Portland important as a corridor to reach Casco Bay, Peak’s Island, Great Diamond, and Long Island add the Maine Mall to the mix and a smoothly functioning interchange becomes essential. In late 2019, Maine Turnpike Authority selected Sargent Corporation for the [...]

2021-05-24T10:29:59-04:00May 24th, 2021|News, Press Releases|
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