Shawnee, Kan., January 23, 2012 – The National Commercial Builders Council (NCBC) has awarded Straub Construction Company, Inc. with two “Grand Awards” in their 2012 Awards of Excellence” competition. The award-winning projects are: Kenwood Cove (Salina, KS), the largest municipal water park in the State of Kansas, and 909 Walnut for Entertainment Properties Trust (Kansas City, MO), a historic office renovation completed in just 11 weeks.
Once-abandoned athletic complex wins LEED certification The skeleton of a would-be southern Johnson County soccer complex that sat vacant and barren for nearly two years now is considered one of the most eco-friendly public recreation centers in the area. A local architecture firm announced Wednesday that it designed the reuse of Johnson County Park & [...]
Watch this short video of the construction of the new Jackson County Animal Shelter! This new facility is three times larger than their former building and will house 125 cats and over 100 dogs.
Free public grand opening for New Century Fieldhouse is June 11
WASHINGTON, D.C . – Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) announced that Straub Construction Company, Inc.’s work on the Entertainment Properties Trust project (EPR) in Kansas City, Mo., has earned the company an Eagle Award in the Historical Restoration – $2-$10 million category of ABC’s Excellence in Construction Awards. Straub Construction Company’s representatives received the award during the 21st annual Excellence in Construction Awards celebration at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in Orlando, Fla.
In December Straub Construction also earned three ABC Excellence in Construction awards for Entertainment Properties Trust (Kansas City, Mo.); Goddard Unified School District (Goddard, Ks.); and Holy Angels Catholic Church (Basehor, Ks.). The Entertainment Properties Trust project team also won the ABC President’s Award.
Straub Construction attributes diversity and solid business practices to their ongoing success. Since 1920, the company has successfully built both structural steel and wood frame projects including institutional, commercial/retail, municipal, healthcare, multi-family and historic renovation.
A new K-8 school in the southeast corner of the Wichita district moved a step closer to completion Wednesday with a chilly groundbreaking ceremony that included the planting of daffodil bulbs at the site. “These flowers will bloom this spring, and they will remind us we have to be patient,” said Superintendent John Allison. “The [...]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – There is a collection of family pictures of Tim and Leandra Hernandez’s home that highlight the couple, their four children, and better times.
Project Team Earns Top Honors with "President’s Award" Plus Three "Excellence in Construction Awards"
Shawnee, Kan., Dec. 2, 2010 — Straub Construction of Kansas City was presented three “Excellence in Construction” (EIC) awards and the “President’s Award for Best General Contractor” by the Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. (ABC) Heart of America Chapter. Each project team was recognized yesterday during the ABC’s annual awards banquet at the Sheraton Hotel in Overland Park.
SHAWNEE — Sacred Heart parishioners Ernie and Susan Straub are in a unique position to treasure their Catholic faith — having lost it once, then found it again. In fact, since their return to the church, their contributions to Catholic schools have grown so varied and significant that they will be honored with the “Angels [...]
What do the largest municipal water park in Kansas (Salina’s Kenwood Cove Water Park, below), the renovation space in 909 Walnut (above), and a $29 million construction project for Goddard School District have in common? They are just a few of the projects entrusted to Straub Construction, an award-winning general contractor with 90 years of [...]
And the finalists for the Kansas City Business Journal’s 2010 Best Places to Work are… Read the article here: Kansas City Business Journal reveals Best Places to Work finalists
Straub Construction Chosen as General Contractor for Johnson Co. Park and Rec’s LEED New Century Fieldhouse project
The Johnson County Park and Recreation District’s new indoor sports facility currently being developed near Gardner now has both a general contractor and a permanent name. Straub Construction Co. Inc. of Shawnee was selected as the contractor, and New Century Fieldhouse will serve as the facility’s permanent name.
Local families with special needs children are getting help through a special fund at Kansas City’s Bishop Sullivan Center. KMBC’s Maria Antonia has the story. Read the article here: Fund Helps Families With Special Needs Kids
Shawnee, Kan., July 21, 2010 – The Kansas Department of Commerce named Straub Construction Company the state’s East Central Regional Business Excellence Award winner. The award is part of Business Appreciation Month, the Department’s annual celebration of Kansas businesses for their contributions to their communities and the state economy. Straub Construction was recognized yesterday at a Business Appreciation Luncheon hosted by the Shawnee Economic Development Council (EDC).
Ridge Top Apartments feature (Tax Credit Advisor Magazine)
Parker Young Honored for Career Success
Straub Construction, Faith Technologies offer tips on hiring (KC Business Journal)
Using Our Talents - Christmas surprise (video)
Straub Wins Local and National Awards
New home on the way for Shawnee Community Services
Groundbreaking for Bancroft School - coverage by Make It Right Foundation
Bancroft School Groundbreaking-41Action News
Leavenworth Building 19 to Receive Preservation Honor Award
Veterans to Get New Place to Call Home in Kansas City-Fox4kc.com 10/8/12