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Projects | Online Plan Room

Project Update: 4/16/18 – 4/20/18

posted on 04.25.2018

Total projects received at MBEX: 97
Total project leads reported on at MBEX: 25
Total active projects received/reported on at MBEX: 425

Member News

2018-2019 Scholarship Applications Due 5/31!

posted on 04.25.2018

With the help of The Builders Group (TBG), our donating partner, the Minnesota Builders Exchange (MBEX) will award multiple scholarships, totaling $20,000, with a top award amount of $5,000, to qualifying students. Information requests can be made to Tom Getzke at 612-381-2625. Applications must be postmarked by May 31, 2018.

Events

MBEX Planning for Golf Tournament

posted on 04.25.2018

The MBEX Annual Golf Tournament Committee will meet next week to start planning the 2018 MBEX Annual Golf Tournament, set for June 20, 2018, at the Majestic Oaks Golf Club. Registration will be available at mbex.org/golf in May. In celebration for our 130th Anniversary, the Tournament will be limited to 144 golfers, so be sure to register early!

Member News

MCA/MBEX Seminar: Secrets to Winning Subcontracts

posted on 04.25.2018

On Wednesday, May 16, 2016, MBEX will host “Secrets to Winning Subcontracts: How to Get More Work at Higher Margins,” a seminar sponsored by the Minnesota Construction Association (MCA).  Nick Reynolds of Rochon Corporation, will moderate the seminar, featuring a general contractor panel consisting of Tara Blotske of RJM Construction, Ben Newlin of Terra General Contractors and Chad Rettke of Kraus-Anderson Construction Company.   The seminar is open to MCA and MBEX members and will be held at MBEX (1123 Glenwood Ave, Mpls).  This seminar is a great opportunity to gain valuable insight into what general contractors look for when reviewing bids.   Join us for continental breakfast and networking from 7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m., with the seminar from 8:00 a.m. – 9:30.a.m.  MBEX and MCA members may pre-register for $30 per attendee; $35 at the door.  Members may pre-register at a discounted rate of $25 each for three (3) or more attendees from the same company.  Non-members may register for $50 per attendee.  Students in the construction industry are welcome to attend at no fee, upon providing a valid full-time student ID.  To register for the seminar, please visit www.mnconstruction.org/event.  Please contact MCA at 952-928-4646 for more information. 

Events

Spring Social Recap

posted on 04.25.2018

Over 250 members and guests attended the MBEX 2018 Spring Social at the Golden Valley country Club on Thursday, April 19.  Visit mbex.org/springsocial for a complete event recap, including a list of sponsors + donors.

Industry

Construction Safety Seminar

posted on 04.25.2018

Join the Minnesota OSHA Compliance to discuss the danger of asbestos in construction. The seminar will also cover an overview of the OSHA regulatory requirements about asbestos. The seminar will take place on May 15, 2018 from 7:00 - 9:00 a.m. at the MnDOT Training and Conference Center (1900 W Co Rd I, Shoreview MN, 55126).  Directions and maps are available at www.dot.state.mn.us/hr/trngctr/contacts.html.