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Three Ways an MEP Systems Manager Creates Value in Construction

With Jake Fox    In an overall construction budget, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) construction systems will make up about 30-40% of the overall cost. However, these systems are some of the most complex scopes of the project requiring careful consideration. At Haselden Construction, MEP Systems Managers serve as an expert advocate and resource from … Continued

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What Makes a Great Senior Living Builder

Tips for Senior Living Construction with Senior Superintendent Andy Murray    The decision to move to a senior living center is never easy, whether by choice or necessity. It means leaving a home for something unfamiliar or trusting your loved ones to someone else’s care. As a general contractor, it is our responsibility to understand … Continued

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Haselden’s Culture of Care

Our Culture of Care Committee champions diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts at Haselden Workplace culture is a priority at Haselden – so much so that we updated our purpose statement: To empower our people to be the best version of themselves today to fulfill our customers’ expectations. Part of empowering our people to be the … Continued

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Bond Initiatives Benefiting K-12 Construction

Director of Client Relations Lara Vincent shares tips for school districts who have passed a bond or are planning to release one in 2024    November marks an important time for k-12 school districts across the state as their proposed bonds head to the ballots. Passing a bond sets the strategy for each district over … Continued

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How to Reap the Benefits of Sustainable Construction

3 Tips to Make Your Sustainable Project a Success  With Zach Belsey  Sustainability is at the forefront of everyone’s mind these days as we seek ways to conserve energy and protect our planet. The construction industry is notorious for carbon emissions and waste, not to mention the carbon output of the final buildings. In recent … Continued

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Managing Prefabrication

Tips for How to Reap the Benefits of Prefabrication with Superintendent Tony Soddy   In today’s market, prefabrication can make the difference for a successful project. The Haselden team is well-versed in prefabrication, from exterior wall panels to fully finished bathroom pods that simply need to be set in place and connected to utilities. Currently, we … Continued

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Tips For A Successful School Renovation

How to get the best value for your school construction project with Ben Barella    Although students are out for the summer, this time is no less busy for school construction. Lower occupancy and slower times make this an opportune time to complete essential school projects, such as boiler replacements, new AC units, or abatement … Continued

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How to Complete a Perfect Concrete Pour

5 Tips for Cast In Place Concrete with Haselden’s Senior Superintendent Scott McClain   Parking garages are crucial to a campus or community, yet they should blend into the background with seamless function and high-quality construction. Utilizing the cast-in-place method, they can be built to last decades. Avoid common pitfalls that can lead to structural … Continued

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What Makes a Great Healthcare Facility Builder

By Shawn Morrison, Senior Superintendent    Care for the Colorado Community  In my career, I have built everything from apartments, schools, hotels, churches, colleges, you name it, but nothing compares to the scale and magnitude of constructing a new healthcare facility. Hospitals, more so than most projects, are truly built with the end user in … Continued

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Three Questions to Ask Your General Contractor

Construction is more than the physical building of a project—it also includes the extensive preconstruction phase where all the planning, preparation and coordination takes shape and ultimately determines the success of the project. This part of our job is integral so that our operations team can then deliver the completed product. We put in the … Continued