Articles by tag: Gates & Sons

Richard Olguin on Gates & Sons’ Construction Products

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How does the integration of industry-specific products and methods into vocational education impact the preparedness of students entering the construction workforce? In an insightful interview, Jim Huscroft, the President of Gates & Sons, speaks with Richard Olguin, a Project Manager at Baca Construction, about Olguin’s experience incorporating Gates’s construction products into the building construction…

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The Importance of Trades Education

How does the hands-on approach in trades education, particularly in carpentry, prepare students for the evolving demands of the construction industry? The Associate Professor of Carpentry at Hawai’i Community College shares insights from their two-year vocational program, emphasizing the comprehensive training in residential carpentry, from traditional skills like building wooden windows and doors to…

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Gates & Sons Training Programs

How do vocational training and career development in the construction industry reflect workers’ changing needs and opportunities? In a conversation about Gates & Sons Training Programs, Don Valdez, the National Retail Sales Manager at Gates & Sons, discusses with company President Jim Huscroft the broad spectrum of training initiatives they’ve been implementing, especially highlighting…

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Cam-Lock Form Building Class

How can vocational training in carpentry, particularly in specialized areas like Cam-Lock form building, bridge the gap between traditional education and the immediate needs of the construction industry? In a conversation captured at the Gates & Sons booth, Don Valdez, the National Retail Sales Manager at Gates & Sons, engages with Jeramiah Coyle, a…

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Concrete Construction Transformed: Innovations, Sustainability, and Inclusion Reshape the Industry

The concrete construction industry is experiencing a transformative phase marked by groundbreaking innovations and an unwavering commitment to sustainability. In 2024, technologies are revolutionizing traditional practices, enhancing efficiency while significantly reducing worker injuries. This shift goes beyond mere productivity; it reflects a profound change in the industry’s approach to environmental stewardship and worker safety….

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Innovating Concrete Forming: Gates & Sons’ Journey from Twisted Wire Ties to Custom Solutions

Discover the story of Lee Gates Sr., the visionary founder, who introduced the twisted wire tie—an innovation that revolutionized concrete construction. Witness how Gates & Sons‘ commitment to excellence and responsiveness to clients’ evolving needs have shaped the company’s identity as an American-made product manufacturer. Explore their wood-based forming systems that empower clients to adapt…

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Gates & Sons’ Construction Products Undergo Rigorous Reviews For Best Quality Performance

The integrity of building materials and construction products in general, can dictate the success or failure of large construction projects. It’s also crucial for companies to prioritize quality from the ground up. As consumers, we often only see the final product, unaware of the meticulous checks and balances behind the scenes that ensure our safety…

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Stenograph, LLC Announces Thaly Palanisamy as New President
May 22, 2024

Stenograph, LLC is pleased to announce Thaly Palanisamy as president. In his role, Mr. Palanisamy will guide Stenograph in executing its strategic vision: Empowering the capture, preservation, and accessibility of verbatim records. “Thaly’s leadership skills, combined with the Stenograph strategy deployed by our talented team, will ensure success as we charter our course for the…

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Excellence Culture – Brian Mosley
May 22, 2024

“I like your word excellence better than greatness, because you don’t have to sacrifice everything in order to be excellent” – Brian Mosley Those were the words of Brian Mosley (President of RightNow Media) as we discussed the balance of family and leading an organization that is impacting people all over the world. If you…

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Nurturing and Growing a Sustainable Safety Culture
May 22, 2024

Applied Digital champions a proactive approach to workplace safety, empowering employees to take ownership of their health and safety. This video showcases our open-door policy, which allows employees to easily connect with environmental health and safety (EH&S) professionals via phone, email, or a dedicated helpline for support in any situation. We also highlight our…

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Applied Digital’s Executive Leadership Commitment to Safety
May 22, 2024

This video explores the profound impact of Applied Digital’s executive leadership view commitment to safety. It highlights the key initiatives led by senior executives to foster a culture where safety is paramount. A standout strategy is the incorporation of a ‘safety moment’ at the start of every meeting, designed to heighten safety awareness from…

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Gates & Sons: Bridging Generations with Quality and Partnership
August 16, 2023

Since 1995, Gates & Sons‘ partnership with the construction industry has been pivotal. From meticulous pre-planning to project execution, their involvement has been unwavering. Mann underscores the company’s swift and effective customer service, contributing significantly to its accomplishments. Gates & Sons excels in delivering comprehensive solutions from project inception. Their collaborative approach ensures that everything…

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Building Success Together: Gates & Sons Partnership With UFP Concrete Forming Solution
August 16, 2023

With an unwavering commitment to excellence, Gates & Sons Concrete has become an indispensable resource for UFP Concrete Forming Solutions. Will Hopkins underscores how Gates’ comprehensive support, spanning design consultation, efficient hardware solutions, and logistical assistance, has been instrumental in strengthening their business endeavors. The spotlight shines on the remarkable Gates No. 9 system, celebrated…

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Innovating Legacy: The Gates & Sons Story of Building Beyond
August 16, 2023

The Gates family began their legacy as contractors, laying the foundation for the city of Denver, Colorado. We trace the roots of innovation back to Lee Gates Sr., the patriarch, who ventured into inventing products to simplify their contractor lives. These innovations quickly gained traction, propelling the family business from constructing buildings to crafting…

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