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Progress on the Loudoun County Landfill Project in Virginia

Last week, Sargent crews were busy installing the storm drain pipe and leachate transfer pipe outside of the cell limits, while Chesapeake Containment Systems was on-site deploying liner. Sargent crews stayed ahead of the fine grading, inside the cell. Everyone worked diligently as a team with executional spirit to achieve the goal of getting the […]

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Meet our Intern, Duncan Graham!

Duncan is working at the Portsmouth, NH – Maplewood Avenue Reconstruction project. Duncan just finished his 2nd year at the University of Maine in the Construction Engineering Technology program. This is his first internship in the Heavy Civil Construction field. He grew up in Franklin, MA where he attended Tricounty Vocational School and currently resides […]

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Thank you, Jim.

Thank you, Jim, for all that you have done. You were not only our former president and owner, but you were an all-around great guy. There are not enough words to express how much you, and your legacy means to Sargent, the construction industry, and your family. Jim’s Obituary  

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Meet our Intern, Josh Reed!

Josh grew up in Dover-Foxcroft and is currently a Junior attending the University of Maine in the Construction Engineering Technology program. This is Josh’s 2nd season interning at Sargent. Last year he worked on the East Millinocket Wastewater Treatment Plant project. This year, he is currently working at the Juniper Ridge Landfill project in Old […]

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Meet our Intern, Liam King!

Liam just finished his 3rd year at the University of Maine in the Mechanical Engineering Technology program. This is Liam’s first internship in the construction industry. He is learning a great deal about utility work having worked with Garnet Antkowiak raising frames and covers for surface paving – as well as working on Steve Randall’s […]

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New addition to our equipment in the Mid-Atlantic for the Charlottesville Airport project in Virginia

Managing every resource with the respect it deserves… We have a new addition to our equipment in the Mid-Atlantic – we have purchased a new DoMor spreader box to replace our older, well-used model. We’re using our new DoMor spreader box on the Charlottesville Airport project in Charlottesville, Virginia for spreading the P-209 gravel for […]

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Sargent Corporation crews have started work on a Wastewater Treatment Facility Upgrade Project in Caribou, Maine

Sargent Corporation crews have begun work on a wastewater treatment facility upgrade project in Caribou, Maine. The project team has been installing aeration piping and concrete “deadmen” which will anchor the diffusers in the lagoons. Veteran Superintendent Peter Broberg just celebrated his 27th anniversary with the company and is overseeing the project in the field. […]

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The Future of Sargent Corporation….and our Legacy

The Sargent Legacy…. Kevin Gordon, WorkForce Advancement Director with 39 years of experience with Sargent Corporation – training, mentoring, and spending the entire week in the field, and at the Rumford-Downtown Improvements project with New Hire Foreman, Curtis Breau who just graduated with a Construction Engineering Technology Degree from the University of Maine. Another example […]

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Sargent Corporation crews breaking ground on the Wastewater Treatment Facility Upgrade project in Eastport, Maine

Earlier this month Sargent Corporation crews began work on a Wastewater Treatment Facility Upgrade project in Eastport, Maine. Once erosion and sedimentation control measures were put in place – the first order of business was to begin a large excavation for a 20’ x 20’ x 22’ tall concrete sludge storage tank. Safety planning is […]

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Field Mechanic/Heavy Equipment Mechanic Opportunity in the Mid-Atlantic Region

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 […]

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Sargent crews compressed 38-hour runway shutdown at the Portland Jetport through inclement weather

Over the past weekend Sargent Corporation geared up with multiple crews to tackle an intricate and extensive scope in a compressed 38-hour runway shutdown at the Portland Jetport. Crews completed the required work on time and incident-free despite the inclement weather they faced. Congratulations to all personnel involved. A big “Win” all around! 👊

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Thank you, W.S. Emerson Company for helping us stay safe!

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 […]

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New handwashing stations for jobsites

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. […]

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Goochland Tech Heavy Equipment Operator Skills USA competition!

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 […]

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Sargent Corporation completed the partial replacement of penstock # 3 at the Grand Falls Dam in Baileyville, Maine

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 […]

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Winter training for 2018 and 2019 Sargent Corporation Academy employees

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 […]

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Tim Folster awarded the Maine Better Transportation Association Lifetime Achievement Award!

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 […]

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