Jack Gibson

It takes a good dose of effort, talent and determination to earn the distinction of being the best, and that’s exactly the formula employed every day at the Jack Gibson Construction Company. As a result, the company is well-known and well-respected in the construction community because of its work ethic and the quality of work […]

Alex Downie and Sons Company

The Alex Downie & Sons Company is, at first glance, a successful general contracting firm doing business in the Youngstown and Warren area. Upon a closer look, however, the fourth generation family-owned and operated organization represents qualities which are hard to find in today’s business climate: dependable, honest, hardworking professionals who put quality and customer […]

DeSalvo Construction

A highly respected and trusted resource in the regional construction industry is DeSalvo Construction Company Inc. (DCC), a successful general contractor based in Hubbard, Ohio, which has completed several of the area’s most visible commercial and industrial projects.

Tri Area Electric Profile

A resurgence of manufacturing is aggressively in progress throughout Ohio’s Mahoning Valley. From new ultra-tech high school labs to public-private organizations that nurture and support new innovation,

Youngstown Tile

In Canfield, Ohio, a company formed more than six decades ago continues to answer the need for tile and terrazzo flooring to commercial projects throughout the tri-state area. Being considered one of the nation’s leaders in the contract flooring industry is a key mark of the company’s success.

National Historic Landmark

Working on high profile projects is familiar ground for the DeSalvo Construction Company (DCC), and one of the most prominent jobs they mastered recently was a multi-phased, complex renovation to an Ohio treasure and a national historic landmark—the Henry H. Stambaugh Auditorium in Youngstown.

Youngstown Mirror Reflects on 100 Years

Congratulations to Youngstown Mirror and Glass Company as it celebrates 100 years of service to the regional construction industry! Recently, the Youngstown Business Journal published a great video profile of the company.

The Benefits Of Using Union Contractors: Finding The Best When you think of hiring contractors for a project, labor costs and time to completion are likely your top concerns. However, there’s so much more to it! While navigating the process of finding qualified contractors, it’s important to look beyond cost and time to some more […]

At its 49th annual business meeting on December 6, members of the Builders Association elected the organization’s 2019 officers and executive committee members. This group of local construction industry veterans will all serve a one-year term: President: Sam Boak, President, Boak & Sons, Inc. of Austintown, Ohio Sam Boak launched his own insulation contracting company in […]

Our region’s future in construction went head-to-head in the 10th Annual Builders Association Construction Estimating Competition. Months of mentoring and practice paid off on Friday, March 22, when 18 Youngstown State University civil and construction engineering technology students demonstrated what they’ve learned about their industry in school and from their industry mentors. Three teams will create […]