Austin Industries News

Austin Power Partners Wins Contractor of the Year Award

Austin Power Partners Wins Contractor of the Year Award

For the second consecutive year, the Federation of Women Contractors named Austin Power Partners (the joint venture of Austin Commercial, Power Construction and Ujamaa Construction) its 2018 General Contractor of the Year! The Austin Power team is currently working on...

Austin Wins National ESOP Award

Austin Wins National ESOP Award

We are excited to announce that Austin Industries recently won a National ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) Award for Total Communications at the 27th Annual ESOP Association Awards Ceremony! Members of Austin’s ESOP Education & Communications Committee...

Austin Commercial Hotel Project in Irving, TX Tops Out

Austin Commercial Hotel Project in Irving, TX Tops Out

Austin Commercial recently topped out the Westin – Irving Convention Center Hotel Project, reaching the highest point in construction on April 12, 2018. The 350-room hotel sits next door to the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas, and the project is set for...

Austin Industrial Project Sites Achieve Safety Milestones

Austin Industrial Project Sites Achieve Safety Milestones

Austin Industrial project sites across the country continue to uphold Austin’s number-one core value of safety. A few recent examples include: Austin Industrial employee-owners at the Milliken Allen Plant in South Carolina recently celebrated 15-years with no...

Austin Commercial Recognized with AGC Diversity Award

Austin Commercial Recognized with AGC Diversity Award

We’re very proud to announce that Austin Commercial was selected as the large contractor winner of the 2018 AGC Diversity & Inclusion Excellence Award at this week’s AGC of America Annual Convention! This is the first diversity award given by AGC, and...

Austin Bridge & Road Wins Two National Asphalt Paving Awards

Austin Bridge & Road Wins Two National Asphalt Paving Awards

Austin Bridge & Road recently won two National Asphalt Paving Association awards for Quality in Construction on two projects, for its work on FM 455 in Collin County and its work on I-30 in Franklin County, both in Texas. “The asphalt pavement industry is...

Austin Launches 100 Year Interactive Timeline

Austin Launches 100 Year Interactive Timeline

As we continue the countdown to Austin’s 100th anniversary in 2018, we’d like to introduce www.austin-100.com, our new interactive, historical timeline! Austin Bridge Company was founded on March 1, 1918, and since that time, Austin’s 100 years have...

Austin Commercial Awarded LAX Project

Austin Commercial Awarded LAX Project

Austin Commercial’s Los Angeles office has been awarded a design-build contract valued at $336.5 million to design and build three terminal cores as part of Los Angeles World Airports’ (LAWA) Landside Access Modernization Program (LAMP). The terminal cores...

Austin Industrial Employee-Owners Celebrate Safety Achievement

Austin Industrial Employee-Owners Celebrate Safety Achievement

Austin Industrial employee-owners at the International Paper site in Riverdale, AL achieved 4 years of recordable free work on December 31, 2017. This milestone means all of the employee-owners have maintained safety excellence in an environment full of difficulties...