The Town of Princeton, located in a rural area close to the Canadian Border, now has a new and improved runway, thanks to a $4.7 million federally funded project that was completed last November by Sargent Corporation.
Sargent Corporation was presented with a Build Maine Award from the Associated General Contractors of Maine. This award was in the Industrial Division for the construction of the Brookfield Penstock Replacement in Millinocket, Maine.
Last night, the United Way of Eastern Maine hosted its 80th Birthday and Annual Campaign Celebration, where we were honored to once again be presented a Gold Award! It was also announced that the organization reached last year’s fundraising goal of $1.8 million. Each year, our employees give graciously to this incredible organization that does […]
Over the weekend of November 11th, 2017, Sargent Corporation employees worked day and night installing new storm drainage on Forest Ave in Portland – one of Maine’s busiest streets. Our team worked hard and had a successful outcome despite having to redirect traffic, work through unexpected waterline conflicts and deal with the bitter cold temperatures!
It has been a long standing tradition at Sargent Corporation to support the United Way of Eastern Maine. Each fall, our employees are given the opportunity to support local charities by contributing to the United Way campaign on a weekly basis through payroll deduction. We are proud to announce that this year Sargent Corporation employees […]
Sargent Crews are wrapping up another project! Crews have been placing a sediment cap along the Bangor Waterfront. This project entailed placing 8,500 tons of aggregates!
On November 8, 2017, Sargent Corporation was presented the AGC 2016 National Safety Award for Excellent Safety Record – Zero Incidence Rate – 10,000 to 50,000 Work Hours. Sargent Corporation believes in providing the highest level of safety to our team and this shows through our numerous safety awards. Most important is safety and preparedness to […]
Last night, several Sargent Corporation employee/owners attended the Best Places to Work in Maine Awards Celebration in Augusta. It was a great honor to be ranked the 14th Best Place to Work in Maine in the Large Employer Category (250 or more U.S. Employees). It is exciting to be recognized, as this was the first […]
One of Sargent Corporation’s excavator operators, Mark Lebreton, was able to help Erik Bendl (otherwise known as World Guy) out by giving his globe a lift! Erik has walked over six thousand miles in 48 states for the cause of diabetes awareness and recently walked passed Sargent Corporation’s Bar Harbor project on Rte 3. Erik’s […]
We are happy to announce Sargent Corporation was recently named as one of the 2017 Best Places to Work in Maine! The awards program was created in 2006 and is a project of the Society for Human Resource Management – Maine State Council (MESHRM) and Best Companies Group. This list aims to identify, recognize and […]
New Opportunities with a Growing Company! “Southern Maine & New Hampshire” We are currently seeking experienced candidates to fill the following positions in our New England Region, primarily in the Southern Maine and New Hampshire areas: Earthwork Superintendent, Earthwork Foreperson, Heavy Equipment Operators (Excavator/Loader), CDL Truck Drivers, Pipe Layers, General Laborers: Multiple positions 8.22.17 Apply […]
Last week, Sargent Construction Academy successfully completed its second season with 13 students going to projects throughout New England on Monday, July 31st. During their six weeks of training we used a combination of classroom, hands-on activities, field trips, outside presenters and several small projects at the Stillwater Shop and Old Town Rec Center to […]
There’s a new exit on Interstate 95 at mile 125. Sargent crews completed this $5.3 million dollar half cloverleaf interchange in Waterville near the Sidney town line. A grand opening was held on July 14th. By allowing a new point of access to the city of Waterville and surrounding communities, this interchange should help foster […]
Last year approximately 300 turtles were captured and removed from Capisic Pond and relocated so that the pond could be dredged. They are now being trapped and returned to their original home. Read Story Here View Project Information
Last Friday evening, the 15 students/employees attending Sargent Construction Academy made the trip from the training facility in Stillwater to the North Country Environmental Landfill project in Bethlehem, New Hampshire. They were asked to help remove a significant amount of silt, gravel and debris in the cell currently under construction. The material washed into the […]
Sargent crews have completed 3 Airport Projects. The first project was the Greenville Airport 14-32 Parallel Taxiway, where crews constructed a 4,700 foot taxiway parallel to the main runway. The second project was the Knox County Regional Airport Runway 13-31 Extension, where crews constructed a 400 foot runway extension and 850 linear feet of new […]
On Monday, June 19th, Sargent Construction Academy started their second season and things are off to a great start. This year, 15 recent high school graduates joined us from around the state of Maine and started work as full time employees at Sargent Corporation. Over the next six weeks, they will learn about OSHA and […]
Sargent Corporation has received the Maine Aggregate Association Achievement in Safety Award for its pit and quarry operations in 2016. Sargent Corporation had zero accidents as reported on the Quarterly Mine and Coal Production Reports for the year. This award recognizes the company’s commitment to the safety of its employees for operations reported to […]
Sargent Corporation of Stillwater has won it’s second 2017 Build Maine Award from the Associated General Contractors of Maine. This award was in the Utility Division for the completion of the Oxford Area C project along a 1.2 mile long section of Route 26 in Oxford, Maine. View Project Profile
For the fourth year in a row, Sargent Corporation of Stillwater has won a Build Maine Award from the Associated General Contractors of Maine. This award was in the Municipal Division Category for the rehabilitation of Capisic Pond in Portland, Maine. View Project Profile
Sargent Corporation has been presented with a Certificate of Achievement in Safety from the United Sates Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration, for 4,158 Employee Hours Worked Without a Lost Workday Injury in 2015.
For the third year in a row, Sargent Corporation of Stillwater has won a Build Maine Award from the Associated General Contractors of Maine. This year’s award was in the Specialty Environmental Category for removal of the Veazie Dam during the summer and fall of 2013. The project, which resulted in a free-flowing river from […]
MOVING THE EARTH THE LIFE and WORK of HERBERT E. SARGENT 1906-2006 This book is a celebration of the life and work of Herbert E. Sargent, a well-respected business leader who was active and generous in his community. Yet, despite his successes, family and friends always came first. Black and white photographs throughout. Hardcover. 445 […]
BAR HARBOR – Work on the reconstruction of a 4.8-mile section of Route 3 between Pirate’s Cove miniature golf course and downtown is scheduled to begin Jan. 9, Maine Department of Transportation (DOT) officials told residents at an open house meeting this week. The contract for the $17.9 million, two-and-a-half-year job was awarded to Sargent […]
WAGM-TV of Presque Isle reported that the city of Presque Isle, Sargent Corporation and CES Inc. Engineers were awarded the 2015 Governor’s Award for environmental excellence. The TV news report said the Presque Isle Landfill project “was innovative and was successful due to collaboration between the design firm and the construction company to ensure smooth […]
Sargent Corporation crews repaired six arch bridges in Acadia National Park in a project for the National Park Service that began in the fall of 2014 and was completed in the summer of 2015. Sargent was a subcontractor to the general contractor, E. L. Shea of Ellsworth. The bridges were arch bridges with stonework that […]
On Track Magazine, Winter 2016 Sargent Corporation has completed phase 1 of a plan by the Maine Turnpike Authority (MTA) to reconfigure Exit 63 (Gray-New Gloucester) and eliminate the southbound on- and off-ramp bridge and the maintenance associated with it. The $1.2 million project included construction of a new Park and Ride facility on Route […]
Sargent Corporation is about halfway through a project to construct a 9-acre cell at Casella Waste Management’s North Country Environmental Services landfill in Bethleham, NH. The project, called NCES Landfill Stage V, was split into two pieces. Phase 1, a little under five acres, was completed in 2015. Phase 2, about four acres, will be […]
Sargent Crews Complete Rebuilds of 8 Streets in Lebanon, NH, Along With Installation of New Storm Drain, Sewer, and Water LinesDecember 18, 2014
On Track Magazine, Winter 2016 Sargent Corporation has substantially completed a $4.3 million project to rebuild all or parts of eight streets and install new storm drain, sewer, and water lines in a residential neighborhood in West Lebanon, NH. The project, called “Combined Sewer Separation Contract No. 10,” was part of a long-term plan by […]
From On Track Magazine Winter 2016 A Sargent Corporation crew led by superintendent Adam Tenan spent a month at Second Roach Pond last fall replacing a rock dam that had been built too high. The prior dam effectively raised the water level in Second Roach Pond and created unstable conditions in large rainfall events. The […]