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As a member of our GROUP Contractors team since 2002, Justin Vicknair serves as a Project Superintendent, where he has proven significant in helping things run smoothly on-site. He manages workflow schedules and oversees his project team, all while keeping safety at the forefront of every task. We couldn’t be more proud to have Justin …

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We are honored to be named to ABC National’s 2019 Top Performers list for our achievements in safety, quality, diversity and project excellence ranked by work hours. “ABC Top Performers are leading the way in the merit shop construction industry, where diverse participants are constantly striving to achieve the highest levels of personal and company …

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In January of 2018, we were awarded the DOW Building 37 design-build project in Nederland, Texas! Over a 2.5 month period, our GROUP Contractors design team worked hand-in-hand with DOW to provide a complete designed package, allowing us to mobilize and begin construction mid-April 2018. We were also awarded the site development portion of the …

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Meet Jeff Ford, our Piling Superintendent of five years! As a member of GROUP Contractors, Jeff is responsible for quality control and project management. He oversees safety issues, monitors productivity and leads subcontractors throughout each of his projects’ life cycles. With 29 years of invaluable construction experience, we are grateful to have Jeff as a …

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Our GROUP team members attended ABC’s National Convention in Long Beach, California, for a few days of networking, educational seminars, competitions and awards ceremonies. We are so proud to have taken home a few awards along the way! Lance Arvel Named ABC National Young Professional of the Year Our own Lance Arvel was named the …

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We couldn’t be more proud to have Lance Arvel represent us as the ABC National Young Professional of the Year! As a part of our Business Development team, Lance enjoys interacting with and gaining invaluable insight from our project managers and estimators throughout every step of the project life cycle. Lance says he was initially …

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At GROUP, we value the growing impact women have on our industry every day, but we specifically took time to celebrate it during National Women in Construction Week. In honor of the occasion, we’d like to introduce our GROUP Deep Foundations Project Manager, Chelsey Rodrigue! A GROUP member since 2015, Chelsey started out as a …

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Have you seen the new innovative, high-tech Topgolf facility in Baton Rouge? Distinguished by its colossal fencing, Topgolf is the talk of the town for its massive facility and energetic atmosphere. We even attended an ABC Pelican Chapter mixer there just last week to celebrate its opening! Our GROUP team was contracted to build the …

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We’re thrilled to continue to grow and strengthen our GROUP team. Meet our new GROUP Construction Manager, Jamison Gordey, who will be responsible for organizing and supervising construction professionals for a variety of projects. With many years of experience in the construction industry throughout Louisiana and Texas, we look forward to seeing him take on …

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We’re pleased to welcome Mike Braud to our team as Vice President of EH&S at GROUP Contractors. In this position with our Environmental Health & Safety department, Mike will be responsible for creating, implementing and advising the best in safety culture for our company in compliance with health and safety codes. With over 30 years …

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