Randall Redding joins in the conversation about workforce development in GeorgiaGeorgia Group Creates Innovative Recruiting Partnership
Mike Dunham couldn't help noticing.
Handing out safety awards to construction supervisors at a ceremony in Georgia, he saw more gray hair than at a classical music concert. Dunham, chief executive officer of the Associated General Contractors' Georgia chapter, did some digging into demographics. Of the nearly 860 supervisors who submitted applications for the award, he found that more than 50% were 50 years old or older and that 26% were over the age of 60.
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RKR's President & CEO Randall Redding addresses growth and opportunity in Haralson County in the November 2017 edition of Georgia Trend magazine.[ Read at GeorgiaTrend.com ]
R. K. Redding Construction Awarded National AGC Safety AwardRecognition marks the first that the firm has received the Associated General Contractor's national safety award
BREMEN, Ga. (July 17, 2017) - R. K. Redding Construction (RKR), a full service, multi-disciplinary construction management and general construction contracting firm, announced today that it has received the National AGC Safety Award (NASA) from the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America, Inc. As the leading association for the construction industry, the AGC recognizes firms who have a zero incident rate for at least the past three years in the following divisions: Building, Highway, Heavy/Industrial, Municipal/Utilities and Associate/Specialty.
"The importance of safety in the workplace is communicated strongly at RKR, so it's with great pride to receive this national recognition from the AGC," said Randall Redding, President and CEO of RKR. "Awards such as this not only reflect positively on our entire organization, but also shine a spotlight on the importance of safety across the industry."
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Georgia Trend Magazine Best Places to Work in GeorgiaRKR was the only construction firm in the top 10 Best Places to Work in Georgia for 2017 as selected by Georgia Trend Magazine! Congrats to the entire R. K. Redding Team.
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R. K. Redding Construction Builds on Success at the AGC Build Georgia Award CeremonyBanneker High School CTE Addition marks the 10th year in a row that RKR wins a top honor
PONTE VEDRA, Fla. (June 30, 2017) – R. K. Redding Construction (RKR) has received a top honor for the 10th year in a row from AGC Georgia, the statewide chapter of The Associated General Contractors of America, Inc. (AGC of America). The award was presented to RKR President & CEO Randall Redding at the AGC Build Georgia awards ceremony. The firm’s work on the Banneker High School Addition was recognized with a First Place Award in the General Contractor division.
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Atlanta Journal/Constitution 150 Top WorkplacesFrom more than 2,500 nominations, RKR was one of only 150 firms selected as a top place to work by the Atlanta Journal/Constitution 150 Top Workplaces. Congratulations to the RK Redding Team.
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Honda Invests Nearly $150 Million to Begin U.S. Production of New 10-Speed TransmissionInvestment supports new production operations in Georgia and Ohio
TALLAPOOSA, Ga., U.S.A., March 6, 2017 - Honda today launched global production of a new, state-of-the-art 10-speed automatic transmission at Honda Precision Parts of Georgia, LLC (HPPG) in Tallapoosa, Georgia.
Honda also announced that it has invested nearly $150 million in two U.S. manufacturing plants for production of the industry’s first 10-speed automatic transmission (10AT) for front-wheel-drive vehicles.
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Once Again Entire R. K. Redding Construction Supervisor Team Receives Safety Award from the AGC of AmericaATLANTA, Ga. (March 3, 2017) – R. K. Redding Construction (RKR), a full service, multi-disciplinary construction management and general construction contracting firm, is excited to share that all 17 of its supervisors have again received the prestigious Ron Amerson Supervisors’ Safety Award from the Associated General Contractors of Georgia (AGC Georgia) for the second year in a row. As the statewide Chapter of The Associated General Contractors of America, Inc. (AGC of America), AGC Georgia recognized the group at its 21st annual award ceremony.
The Ron Amerson Supervisors’ Safety Awards program is designed to recognize AGC of America members’ supervisors for outstanding contributions to safety on their jobsites. The measurement criterion is based on safety incidence rates for individual supervisors in conjunction with actual man-hours directly supervised by each employee. Only those supervisors who showed a commitment to outstanding safety are eligible.
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Douglas County High Schools Closing the Workforce Skills Gap with YouScience Thanks to Sponsor DonationsHigh school sophomores and juniors in the Douglas County School District will have an opportunity to take the YouScience student profile thanks to generous donations from Caliber 1 Construction, Southern A&E, GreyStone Power Corporation and R. K. Redding Construction (RKR). The YouScience profile uses "brain games" to capture real measures of aptitudes, which are the natural abilities most important to career choice. Through a scientific algorithm, students are given a personalized match with their best-fit careers, allowing students to expand their vision of opportunity.
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RKR Takes Top Honor at the AGC Build Georgia CeremonyR. K. Redding Construction (RKR) has received a top honor for the ninth year in a row from AGC Georgia, the statewide chapter of The Associated General Contractors of America, Inc. (AGC of America). The award was presented to RKR President & CEO Randall Redding at the AGC Build Georgia awards ceremony in Hilton Head Island, SC. The firm's work on the Alexander High School Competition Gymnasium was recognized with a First Place Award in the construction management division.
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R. K. Redding Construction Celebrates 25th AnniversaryBremen, GA (April 21, 2016) : When Randall Redding decided to make a difference in his hometown of Bremen, Ga., he might have been the only one who imagined 25 years later that the construction firm he founded 'R.K. Redding Construction, Inc. (RKR)' would grow to employ 50 people with more than $50 million in annual revenue. Haralson County and the City of Bremen are honoring the firm on April 21 as R.K. Redding Construction Day.
"We wanted to honor RKR's community leadership, community contributions, and the overall economic impact made by this exemplary organization," said Eric McDonald, President and CEO of Greater Haralson Chamber of Commerce. "This resolution is designed to thank Randall Redding and his team for running a business of such integrity and for paving the way for further economic growth in Haralson County and the City of Bremen."
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Banneker High School CTAE AdditionThis RKR project has drone footage to give an aerial view of the project site throughout production.
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Strong Foundations | Summer 2015 NewsletterWe all understand the importance of preparing for the future. This edition of Strong Foundations focuses on opportunities to support and equip our young people in discovering their talents, aptitudes and interests. This is a vitally important process they must navigate in order to make informed choices for their education and, ultimately, their careers.
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Fernbank Elementary SchoolThis RKR project has drone footage to give an aerial view of the project site throughout production.
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Georgia View - Filling the PipelineAs Georgia's economy rebounds, employers across the state are facing an unexpected labor-force challenge. Open positions often go begging when the skills in our available workforce donâ€™t match those needed by employers. If not corrected, this lack of workforce readiness could become a statewide challenge as companies relocate or expand into markets that offer the talents they need.
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R. K. Redding Construction Builds on Success by Taking Top Honor at the AGC Build Georgia Ceremony for Roopville Road Baptist Church Worship CenterBREMEN, Ga. (June 9, 2015) : R. K. Redding Construction (RKR), a full service, multi-disciplinary construction management and general construction contracting firm, has received a top honor for the eighth year in a row from AGC Georgia, the statewide chapter of The Associated General Contractors of America, Inc. (AGC of America). The award was presented to RKR President & CEO Randall Redding at the AGC Build Georgia awards ceremony in Amelia Island, Fla. The firm's work on the Roopville Road Baptist Church Worship Center was recognized with a First Place Award in the construction management division.
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Randall Redding spoke before a Georgia Senate subcommittee on workforce developmentRandall Redding spoke before a Georgia Senate subcommittee on workforce development encouraging the implementation of YouScience, an online platform that helps students confidently set a direction for education and career success. As a next step, RKR sponsored the YouScience program to be given to the entire Junior class at Bremen City Schools.
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All R. K. Redding Construction Supervisors Win Safety Award from the Georgia Chapter of The Associated General Contractors of America, Inc.AGC of America recognizes firm's supervisors for outstanding contributions to safety on their jobsites
AGC Georgia Receives National Recognition for Association ExcellenceThe Associated General Contractors of Georgia, Inc. (AGC Georgia) announced today they are the recipient of the prestigious 2014 Large Chapter of the Year Award presented by The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC of America). This award was given out at a gala dinner in front of 350 industry leaders from across the U.S. who participated in AGC of America's recent annual National and Chapter Leadership Conference in Washington, D.C.
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RKR Presents WGTC with AGC Build GA AwardSteve Daniel, President of West Georgia Technical College (WGTC), is shown receiving AGC Georgia's "Build Georgia" award from Randall Redding, Founder & CEO of R.K. Redding Construction (RKR), in front of the WGTC's Allied Healthcare Building. The statewide chapter of The Associated General Contractors of America, Inc. (AGC of America) recently recognized RKR's work on the facility with a First Place Award in the construction management division.
The 46,300 square foot Allied Healthcare Building was the first building constructed on the school's Coweta campus in Newnan. In addition to classrooms, lecture halls and laboratories outfitted for health professions, the facility also houses administrative offices and a student library.
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