In the media: Safety Expert Teams Up With PNW Students for Training Project

News Release A construction safety expert from The Pangere Corporation, a commercial and industrial contractor based in Gary, IN, has been volunteering their time to educate Purdue University Northwest (PNW) students about OSHA standards and best practices on the jobsite. As part of the Northwest Indiana Business RoundTable’s (NWIBRT) “Train When it Rains” program, students…

In the media: Safety Salary Survey Results Released

News Release The Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) and the National Safety Council (NSC) have released the results of an expansive safety salary survey, analyzing responses from over 9,200 respondents to identify the typical salary and benefits of safety, health, and environmental (SH&E) professionals in an extensive report and online calculator. The median base…

In the media: NWI Designated as 21st Century Talent Region

Indiana Secretary of Career Connections and Talent Blair Milo joined state and local officials to announce the Northwest Indiana Region as Indiana’s eighth 21st Century Talent Region, a statewide designation awarded to Indiana communities focused on working collaboratively to attract, develop, and connect talent. “As a LaPorte native, this particular 21st Century Talent Region designation…

In the media: New web series showcases the Region’s contractors, construction projects

As posted on NWI Times October 18, 2020 – https://www.nwitimes.com/business/local/new-web-series-showcases-the-regions-contractors-construction-projects/article_f69017a0-7910-5540-8eb2-737e25b4eddf.html   A new web series will showcase the Region’s contractors and try to link them up with property owners looking to build new buildings or do maintenance projects. The Northwest Indiana Business RoundTable, a nonprofit council of local construction firms, is producing the online show…

In the media: Cleveland-Cliffs Buys ArcelorMittal USA for $1.4B

Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (NYSE: CLF) announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with ArcelorMittal S.A. (NYSE: MT), pursuant to which Cleveland-Cliffs will acquire substantially all of the operations of ArcelorMittal USA LLC and its subsidiaries for approximately $1.4 billion. Upon closure of the transaction, Cleveland-Cliffs will be the largest flat-rolled steel producer in North…

In the media: Examining the Hardest Contractor Jobs

Written by Nick Dmitrovich for BuildingIndiana.com Published Oct. 7, 2020 – https://www.buildingindiana.com/examining-the-hardest-contractor-jobs/ Construction work can be brutal at times. Shake hands with a contractor if you ever need proof of that, but prepare for the possibility of damaged fingers. Tough work produces tough people, and it’s easy to tell when a person has worked a…