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Through our company blog we want to engage our customers, share industry related news and insider stories. Our leadership team will contribute thoughts and we hope you find our articles interesting!

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Meet the Team Part 48: Jason Perkins

by A.H. Harris

Wow, we are up to part 48 in our Meet the Team series! We put the spotlight on Regional Operations Manager for our Northern New England area. Jason recently celebrated 15 years with A.H. Harris, what a milestone! Let's hear more from Jason!

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Better Together – One Year Later!

by Kim Corwin (Harris President & CEO)

It’s hard for me to believe that a year has already past, since Kenseal joined forces with A.H. Harris and HarMac, and yet when I step back and look at everything our teams have accomplished in the past 365 days, it is simply amazing!


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5 Basic Safety Tips for Construction Workers

by Michael Pierce

There are over 53 million people in North America and Europe who work as construction workers. Given the multitude of risks involved in this profession, it is extremely important to take all necessary precautions to minimize the risks of injuries or of other health problems at the job. Construction workers often have to work at dangerous heights, with heavy and dangerous machinery and equipment, as well as with dangerous materials, electricity, toxic gas and other threats. Read 5 basic safety tips for construction workers’ safety and protection in our latest guest blog.

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Staying Safe on Road Construction Sites: Tips For Workers

by Jordan Duras

When working on a road construction site, it is easy to get so lost in the work that your safety and the safety of those around you can fall out of focus. However, the truth is road construction is dangerous work. In 2015, there were 700 motor vehicle traffic crashes in the United States, which is the equivalent of about 1.9 work zone crashes per day across the country. These crashes not only are a danger to the workers, but also the drivers navigating through the work zones. Luckily, there are ways to decrease the occurrences of these incidents. Find out more in our latest guest blog.

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Meet the Team Part 47: Christina Thomas-Walker

by A.H. Harris

In part 47 of our 'Meet the Team' series we got to know more about Christina Thomas-Walker, a member of the Forming and Shoring Team at our Charlotte, NC location. Christina started as an estimating intern and has gone above and beyond. Let's hear it from Christina!

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Branch Spotlight: Meet Kenseal's Beltsville Team!

by A.H. Harris

Located right outside of our nation’s capital, Kenseal Beltsville has accomplished so much since its opening in 1984. It all began with Mike Blair, current manager of Kenseal Beltsville, making calls to potential customers in the Washington metropolitan area in May of that year. It was a grassroots effort - started by selling product out of his car from our former West Orange, NJ office. Fast forward to later that summer, Bill Lineburg (now a Senior Account Manager out of Kenseal Chantilly) joined the team and helped open a location on Bacon Drive, across from our current warehouse. After many successful years in Beltsville, Kenseal expanded yet again in the greater DC area with a location in Chantilly, VA.

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HarMac goes social, and all Harris & Kenseal branches now have their own Facebook pages

by Martin Hennig
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Meet the Team Part 46: Liza Wardwell

by A.H. Harris

In Part 46 of the 'Meet the Team' series we chatted with Marketing Manager, Liza Wardwell. Liza has been with Harris for 2 years now and enjoys working closely with the A.H. Harris team on creative projects. Let's hear about Liza's journey with Harris thus far!

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Beyond the Gender Divide: the Importance of Embracing Change in the Construction Industry

by Grace Wood (machineryzone.com)
Just in time for Women in Construction Week, we present another guest blog post from our friends at MachineryZone. This time their topic is gender diversity - or lack thereof - within our industry. While here at Harris, Kenseal and HarMac we are proud to have many great women in all areas of the organization, that may not be the case across the board for all companies in our business. As always, we encourage you to share your thoughts and feedback in the comments.  
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Meet the Team Part 45: Evan Greenwood

by A.H. Harris

We continue our successful "Meet The Team" program with Evan from our Richmond, VA office. We want you to get to know our team. Please enjoy part 45 of our interview series!

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