Spotlight: Hoos Ali If you’ve worked with Hoos Ali, superintendent in Savannah, GA then you know this about him: he’s genuine, honest, energetic, and a great storyteller. He had an interesting analogy for his favorite fundamental (No. 1, Act with Integrity). “When I was in school, a professor gave us 20 items and asked which one was the most valuable. One of the things was electricity—and none of the other ‘very valuable’ objects would run without it. That’s how I think of integrity—nothing works without it.” How did Hoos come to be in heavy civil construction? “In high school I [...]
The nightshift crew at Huguenot is working hard while we sleep, installing 24-45" bends and a 24" butterfly valve.
“My favorite fundamental is number 21--Think Team. An individual can never accomplish everything by themselves, but if we work as a team we can accomplish a lot.” Becky Smith, Equipment Administrator, definitely lives this fundamental in particular. Ask for help from Becky, and you’ll get it. Becky is a positive person. “I stay true to myself. I don’t let others influence or talk me into doing things I don’t want to do.” No matter what’s going on with Becky, she wakes up on the right side of the bed every morning, maintaining an optimistic outlook on life. She is imaginative [...]
The pipe angels smiled upon C.A. Murren's laydown yard in Richmond, VA with 13,600 Ft of DIP.
Mike Siebieda is a project manager for the Inland division at C.A. Murren. October 22nd is his third anniversary at the company, so we sat down with Mike to found out what lies behind blue eyes. Before he came to C.A. Murren, Mike was a business owner himself. “I’ve been in management most of my life. Even in high school. I started out delivering pizzas then became the store manager. My goal will always be to move up, learn and grow.” Perhaps the owner’s mindset is what makes Mike such a successful project manager. “There’s a lot of similarities between [...]
A great amount of effort goes into being a solid team player, although our C.A. Murren teammates make it look easy. It’s great to be working with such a great group of individuals. Thank you for your hard work and dedication to the team. Thank you for showing up every day no matter what. #murrenway #thinkteam
Introducing Project of the Month: a monthly friendly competition based on safety/quality/production achievements. First winner will be announced for October in November after October payroll is completed. Good luck, gentlemen.