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MBS Dallas Lands New Parkland Hospital

Parkland Hospital is building a new two-million square foot facility to replace its existing 55-year old structure. The new hospital is being built across the street from the present facility and broke ground last November. It is scheduled to be completed by April 2014, and will then be the largest public hospital inthe country ever built in one phase.

Workforce Development Dallas trainees take the National Craft Assessment and Certification

Thursday, June 17, 2010, twenty-nine Marek Workforce Development mechanic level trainees participated in the National Craft Assessment and Certification Program (NCCER) with twenty-three trainees passing the test. Upon the successful completion of the assessment, each WFD trainee will receive the NCCER’s appropriate credentials, a completion certificate, a nationally recognized certification card, official transcript, and the NCCER hard hat sticker. 
 
The NCCER written assessment is a two-hour closed book examination.

6 AT&T Parking Garage: Dallas, Texas

The 6 AT&T Parking Garage was started on May 7, 2010, with awarding general contractor HC Beck. Running the project is HC Becks project manager, Kevin Newton and Superintendent Ronnie Salas along side Marek's Miguel Servin, Moises Sanchez Jr. and Tommy Weeks. The three story parking garage with 4" heavy gauge exterior framing and dens-glass behind Engineered stone panels and Aluminum panels. The interior 1 1/2" "Z" furring with rigid insulation and drywall on CMU walls.

Nemecek Marek Systems

 
Marek Brothers will be participating in the BIM’s (Business Information Modeling) coordination of the project by creating a 3D model of the drywall scope of work before materials are put into place. Acting with the other trades, the project will be built three-dimensionally on computer in an effort to solve issues and drawing conflicts before they happen in the field.
 

Safety Contest at UT Southwestern

UT Southwestern had a contest for the employees to come up with a new safety slogan. 61 employees from the project's construction trades entered the contest. With 4 categories, and 1 judge from each trade to determine the winners, and the winners would receive a girt card.

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