If you’re a Field Mechanic/Heavy Equipment Mechanic, check out this opportunity to work with a well-respected, award winning Contractor that puts their employees first with safety initiatives, great benefits and perks, wellness programs, and an Employee Ownership program where you become part-owner in the company. Come see why employees spend their entire careers with Sargent […]
It’s great to see a new generation of equipment operators like Austin Randall seizing the opportunity to be trained on our new Cat D5k equipped with a Trimble Earthworks UTS / GPS system. He will soon be put to task on this machine at our Portland Jetport project! 👊
This is the mock-up of the Gaiter-Banas that will be distributed to our job-sites as soon as they arrive early this week. This is an essential step we’ve taken to provide a safer environment for our employee-owners in the field. Working together is what will help stop the spread, and we are thankful for working […]
Sanitizing our equipment between uses with sanitizer solution (bleach and water) is another way Sargent Corporation is keeping safe while operating on crucial projects across the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Regions. 👊 #sargentstayssafe
Doing our part to flatten the curve! To keep our employee-owners safe while continuing to provide essential infrastructure services to the east coast, we have also implemented wearing N-95 masks and gloves while staying 6′ apart on projects such as on the Preble Street project in Portland, Maine. 👊🏻
Shout out to Art Morin, Gene Trojano, and Bobby Leland who work in the shop for their creativity and hard work building the handwashing stations for the job sites! The handwashing stations are being used on our job sites such as this one on the ORT Toll Plaza Exit 103 project in West Gardiner, Maine. […]
Sargent crews safely continue practicing physical distancing measures in the field. Employee-owners at the NHDOT Route 12 Reconstruction project in Walpole, NH have been using traffic cones to help ensure the 6′ distance measurement during group meetings. 👊 #sargentstayssafe
Sargent Corporation has attended several Recruiting events in the Mid-Atlantic region in the last several weeks in a continued effort to identify and spread the word about the exciting career opportunities within our company and industry. Nick Rosswog and Justin Embrey attended the Myers Lawson School of Construction at Virginia Tech last week on February, […]
Last week, Justin Embrey and Nick Rosswog participated as judges at Goochland Tech for the Heavy Equipment Operator Skills USA competition. Sargent Corporation has been working with the Goochland County Schools and Goochland Tech to help educate and employ the students that have completed a two-year program geared to prepare them for a career as […]
Annually we donate to the United Way of Eastern Maine as a way to help strengthen and improve the lives in our community. But once in a while one or two of our employees who’ve donated, are drawn to be the receivers of prizes – this year it was Henry and Jeff. 🙌 Congratulations Henry […]
Sargent Corporation completed the partial replacement of penstock # 3 at the Grand Falls Dam in Baileyville, MaineFebruary 18, 2020
Last week Sargent Corporation completed the partial replacement of penstock # 3 at the Grand Falls Dam in Baileyville, Maine. The project consisted of replacing 220 LF of 15′ diameter penstock pipe and rehabilitating 13 concrete saddles that hold the penstock in place. Sargent Corporation crews self-performed all the earthwork, welding, and concrete work on […]
Congratulations all! And congratulations to our very own, Jeffery Blodgett and Henry Burman! We can’t wait to see who wins the 2019 Chevy Spark from Darlings on February 26th for the United Way Campaign Finale! Thank you to everyone for your contributions. You’ve helped change the lives within our communities for the better!!
Investing In People. Our first value, and one that is extremely vital to our growth and success individually and together as a company. 👊🏻 We strive to provide our 1st, 2nd, and Jr. Foreman (“as well as laborers who’ve shown desire, skills, and aptitude to move onto the level of leadership and eventually management”) opportunities […]
The Weaver Wind Project in Eastbrook, Maine has experienced nicer weather the past week – our crew took advantage of this by setting a large placement in! Sargent Materials, Hughes Bros., Owen J. Folsom, and Lee’s Concrete all worked to make sure the placement was completed! A win in the field for all! Our project […]
This week is our Winter training session for the 2018 and 2019 SCA (Sargent Corp Academy) employees! Our emphasis is on safety, hard skills training, sharing of experiences, and teaching each other various skills learned. We have various personnel from the Safety Department, Human Resources, Wellness, Operations (including a Superintendent), and an experienced Operator working […]
Nick Rosswog and Justin Embrey attended the Goochland County Career Day today at Goochland County High School (in Virginia) to speak with students about career options in the Heavy Civil Industry. Over 1,400 students were in attendance, just another example of our continued efforts to identify the next generation of workers interested in joining our […]
Winter arrives early in Maine, and this year is no exception. Crews in the northern half of the state are already dealing with copious amounts of frost and snow. Working in winter conditions does not make safely executing our work easier but our crews apply a “whatever it takes” attitude to everything we do – […]
The Mid-Atlantic Region of Sargent Corporation had 30 Field Employees complete an OSHA 30 class this week to continue and improve our track record of Safety in our Industry. The class consisted of Superintendents, Foremen, Operators, and Laborers in an effort for employees at all levels to have Skin in the Game. A big thank […]
With the resources entrusted to us, we’re staying ahead and persevering through the changes of the season! Before winter shuts us down, we’re moving about 300,000 cy yards of dirt on the Weaver Wind project in Eastbrook, Maine. With determination, we endure the changes of the elements – and with change, comes growth. Our team […]
Sargent Corporation crews are repairing a section of penstock pipe at the Grand Falls hydro dam in Baileyville, Maine. This project involves a little mixture of everything – earthwork, concrete repair, and an extensive amount of welding – all of which Sargent Corporation crews are self-performing. Having skilled crews that can safely execute a diverse […]
Sargent Corporation would like to extend it’s gratitude and appreciation to Subcontractors, Suppliers, Hired Equipment Drivers, Vendors, and our fellow Employee-Owners for all they have done to make this year another successful one!
Winning in the field! Troy Harvey and his team are making great progress at the Portland Jetport, with opening Taxiway A 9 days ahead of schedule earlier this week! Shout out to our sub – N.S. Giles for squeezing in the last pour Wednesday! When we complete phases ahead of time, we are also continuing […]
Investing in people. The Sargent Culture is steeped in commitment to the well-being and prosperity of our family of employee-owners, and meaningful relationships with our business partners and our communities. Last Friday, our Chief Operating Officer, Tim Folster was one of four who was awarded the Maine Better Transportation Association Lifetime Achievement Award! Tim, we […]
Investing In People… Last week at the Virginia State Fair, Sargent Corporation helped sponsor Skills USA’s Heavy Duty Equipment Contest between Goochland Tech and The College and Career Academy at Prudent. The two schools provide programs that are dedicated to the CTE industries in the State of Virginia. To win at the skills competition, students […]
One of our core values: Winning in the Field — a philosophy that our executional spirit — driven by safety, dedication, and mutual fairness — will produce exceptional outcomes and a win for all involved. Superintendent Adam Tenan’s crew were given 84 days to completely rebuild and extend the runway at Stephen A. Bean Municipal […]
Winning in the Field. A continuous goal we have with every project we step foot on. A collaborative effort between our group of employee-owners and the owners, subcontractors, engineers, and our community. Together, we all strive for the same outcome – a win for all involved. 👊🏻 Last week we completed a major milestone two […]
Last Friday, Sargent Construction Academy successfully completed its fourth season with 12 students whom started in the field yesterday, July 15th. Two of our students, Trent Lyle and Max Collazo went down to Virginia a week prior to graduation! During their weeks of training they learned the basics of earth/utility construction, basic equipment inspection, safety, […]
Phase 1 completed early at the Blue Ridge Regional Airport Runway Rehabilitation project in Martinsville, VAMay 8, 2019
Great job to our dedicated team at the Blue Ridge Regional Airport Runway Rehabilitation project in Martinsville, VA. They completed Phase 1 this past Friday; opening 3,000 ft of the 5,000 ft Runway 4 days early! Over the next month they will continue to work hard to complete the final 2,000 ft and then our […]
Seniors from Goochland County Schools (in Virginia) gathered this past Friday for CTE signing day, and these 3 individuals (shown in the first photo) will be joining Sargent Corporation upon their Graduation from High School this Summer! Trent Lyle (1st photo – 2nd in, on the left) will be attending Sargent Academy in Maine for […]
Sargent Corporation is honored to receive the Richard J Haines Memorial Award For Safety Excellence by the Construction Services Group Trust for our outstanding safety record! The award is given to those who meet the criteria (below), ideals that Richard strove to implement, and who go an extra mile to do “the right things to […]
Sargent Corporation’s Fabrication Shop shares the benefits of our latest equipment in plasma cutting – the Hypertherm XPR300, in Welding Productivity’s April 2019 issue!
Sargent Corporation was presented with a Build Maine Award from the Associated General Contractors of Maine. This award was in the Coastal Highway Division for the construction of the Route 27 Corridor in Boothbay, Maine. Photo Credit: Cody Mitchell Five Maine Firms Recognized for Top Construction Projects
Twice a year, we publish our On Track magazine. Find out what our crews have been up to in our Summer 2018 volume.
Sargent Corporation is pleased to announce that our new Regional office has opened in Epping, NH.
On May 29th, Goochland High School in Goochland, Virginia held a signing event as part of the “Jobs that Build America” program. Congressman Dave Brat was there for the event to Honor the students who have accepted positions in the Work Force – including Sargent Corporation. Sargent Corporation is excited to have Brandon Thurston join […]