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Project Update: 2/15 - 2/19

posted on 02.23.2021

Total projects received: 100
Total project leads reported on: 8
Total active projects: 355

Member News

2021-2022 Scholarship Program

posted on 02.23.2021

With the help of The Builders Group (TBG), our donating partner, the Minnesota Builders Exchange (MBEX) will seek to award multiple scholarships to students seeking an education directly related to the construction industry. The Scholarship Committee is excited to meet soon for this year’s scholarship program. Scholarship applications will be available at www.mbex.org/scholarship in early April, with an application deadline of May 31, 2021.

Industry

OSHA Construction Safety

posted on 02.23.2021

FREE Fall Protection Seminar – Join the Minnesota OSHA Compliance for a presentation regarding OSHA and ANSI standards for fall protection in the construction industry.  The discussion will cover how these new standards pertain to the employer and employee, as well as a review of rooftop anchorage devices and other frequently used anchorage devices in the industry.  This free online discussion will take place on March 23, 2021 from 7 am to 9 am.  Register to attend at https://bit.ly/3k186qI.

Industry

Interns Available

posted on 02.23.2021

MBEX has been supplied with a “virtual job fair” pdf document containing resumes of students currently enrolled in the Construction and Facility Management Program at the University of Minnesota College of Continuing Education seeking internships. If your company is interested in viewing these resumes, please email jills@mbex.org. Feel free to contact the students directly, as they have given permission to do so. Please contact Peter Hilger, Faculty Director/FM Program coordinator at 612-868-3636 or aphilger@umn.edu with questions or to be added to the database for future intern emails.

Industry

Women in Construction Week 2021

posted on 02.16.2021

Join the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) March 7 – 13, 2021 for Women in Construction (WIC) Week. WIC is designed to increase the visibility of women working in the construction industry. All events are free, but space for the panels, programs and ceremonies require registration and space is limited. Learn more here: https://www.nawicmsp.org/#wic-week-2021.