News Articles

The Construction Specifier – October 16, 2017

Masonry e-Book Includes Look at a St. Louis Project

Saint Louis Construction News and Review (CNR) – September 8, 2017

Western to Participate in New York City’s Annual Create & Construct Symposium

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – September 6, 2017

Western to Participate in New York City’s Annual Create & Construct Symposium

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – August 29, 2017

Western Appoints Chester Scott to Branch Manager of its Atlanta, GA Branch

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – August 23, 2017

Western Promotes Nick McAlphin to Branch Manager of its Orlando, FL Branch

Saint Louis Construction News and Review (CNR) – August 3, 2017

Western Takes Extra Care to Protect Vegetation While Re-Roofing Research Facility at Historic Missouri Botanical Garden

Construction Equipment Guide (National Edition) – July 25, 2017

Avoid Costly Damage to Parking Structures With These Top Tips

Facility Executive – July 25, 2017

Catching Problems Early Ket to Parking Structure Maintenance

Construction Superintendent – July 21, 2017

Western Provides Safety Tips to Protect Workers From Extreme Heat

For Construction Pros – July 21, 2017

Western Provides Safety Tips to Protect Workers From Extreme Heat

Walls & Ceilings – July 19, 2017

U.S. Construction Workers Will Suffer from Heat-Related Illnesses This Summer

Construction Business Owner News – July 17, 2017

Western Publishes Safety Tips for Extreme Heat

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – July 13, 2017

Western Provides Safety Tips to Protect Workers from Extreme Heat

Facility Executive – July 13, 2017

Sevent Tips For Keeping Workers Safe From Heat-Related Illnesses

Constructiontech TV – July 10, 2017

Safety Zone, Western Specialty Contractors

For Consstruction Pros – June 7, 2017

Six Tips to Achieve a Successful Construction Safety Program

St. Louis Construction News and Review (CNR) – June 1, 2017

Western Makes Environmental Preservation a Daily Corporate Commitment

Walls & Ceilings – May 18, 2017

Western Receives High Praise for Professionalism on Millenia Lakes Sealant Replacement Project

St. Louis Construction News and Review (CNR) – May 2, 2017

Western Plans for Its Future Through Robust College Recruitment, Hands-On Internship Program

CoatingsPro Magazine: Industry News – May, 2017

Western Plans for Its Future Through Robust College Recruitment, Hands-On Internship Program

Utility Contractor Olnline – April 28, 2017

Western Talks Spring Cleaning for Facades

St. Louis Construction News and Review (CNR) – April 26, 2017

Western Receives ICRI-Chicago Chapter Award of Excellence for Outstanding Concrete Repair Project

St. Louis Business Journal – March 24, 2017

Western Receives High Praise for Professionalism

Walls & Ceilings – March 6, 2017

Deteriorating Limestone on Historic Bank Building Restored

CoatingsPro Magazine: Industry News – March, 2017

Western Opening Commercial Roofing Branch in Kansas City, MO

CoatingsPro Magazine: Industry News – March, 2017

Western Applies UV-Stable Urethane Waterproofing Membrane System to Stop Leaking into Underground Parking Structure

Facility Executive – February 8, 2017

Preventive Maintenance for Roofing and Exteriors

Walls & Ceilings – January 31, 2017

How to Avoid Common Mistakes When Selecting a Commercial Specialty Contractor

Walls & Ceilings – January 27, 2017

Western Hires Regional Business Development Manager

Walls & Ceilings – January 13, 2017

Deteriorating Limestone Restored on Historic Bank Building

Walls & Ceilings – January 11, 2017

Western Appoints Omaha Office Branch Manager

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – December 20, 2016

Work Inching Along on Arch Grounds Renovation, With Contractors Waterproofing Museum Roof

Contractors Equipment Director – December 2, 2016

Preserving Alcatraz: Western Restores Concrete Support Beams in Historic Penitentiary

ICRI Industry News – December, 2016

North Texas Hosts 14th Annual Golf Outing (Second Place Went to the Team From Western)

St. Louis Construction News and Review (CNR) – November 9, 2016

Employees at Western Raise $33,319.80 for the United Way

CoatingsPro Magazine: Industry News – November, 2016

Western’s Facade Expert: Preventative Maintenance for Building Exterior a Must

CoatingsPro Magazine: Industry News – November, 2016

Western Expert: Evaluate Building Components Thoroughly Before Deciding to Re-Roof

Walls & Ceilings – October 27, 2016

Western Hires National Account Manager

Facility Executive – October 19, 2016

Rainscreens: One Approach to Moisure Protection, Added Insulation

CoatingsPro Magazine: Industry News – October, 2016

Western Restores Historic Chickasaw Nation Boarding School in Lebanon, Oklahoma

Walls & Ceilings – August 24, 2016

Western Restores Facade of 100+ Year Old Historic Courthouse

Construction Superintendent – August 23, 2016

Western Completes Historic Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary Project

Construction Superintendent – August 16, 2016

Western Restores Historic Coles County Courthouse

Construction Forum St. Louis – August 15, 2016

Western Restores Historic Coles County Courthouse

Facility Executive – August 9, 2016

Five Signs Your Parking Structure Needs Maintenance

Engineering News Record (ENR) – July 27, 2016

Creating an Elevator Core the Hard Way

Walls & Ceilings – July 27, 2016

A Discreet Entrance to Luxury: Westen Facades Division Embellishes New York Condo With Custom Terra Cotta Rainscreen System

Lift and Access – June 22, 2016

Western Preserves Historic Brick Row House

Construction Superintendent – June 20, 2016

Western Performs Restoration of Historic Church

Mason Contractors Association of America – June 12, 2016

James Norberg Named Senior Branch Manager

Walls & Ceilings – May 5, 2016

Western Promotes James Norberg

Walls & Ceilings – April 21, 2016

Western Receives ICRI-Chicago Chapter Award of Excellence for Outstanding Concrete Repair Project

Walls & Ceilings – April 8, 2016

USGBC Names Western Restoration Champion

ICRI Industry News (Pg. 32) – April, 2016

Western Donates Concrete Repair Services, Two Truckloads of Supplies to Chicago Homeless Shelter

Contractors Equipment Directory – April 1, 2016

Western Restores Historic Receiving Vault for President Abraham Lincoln Tomb in Springfield, Illinois

St. Louis Business Journal – March 25, 2016

Top 100 Privately Held Companies

Construction Superintendent – March 22, 2016

Pneumatic Stone Vacuum Lifter Used to Install 260 Travertine Tiles

Facility Executive – March 17, 2016

Aon Center Sealant Replacement Project Wins National Award

Walls & Ceilings – March 16, 2016

Western Receives National SWR Award

Walls & Ceilings – March 11, 2016

Western Uses Pneumatic Stone Vaccum Lifter to Install 260 Imported Travertine Tiles to Capital One Plaza

Masonry Magazine – March 1, 2016

Case Studies: Restoring the Historic Eads Bridge

Contractors Equipment Directory – March 1, 2016

Western Restores Historic Receiving Vault for President Abraham Lincoln Tomb in Springfield, IL

Construction Forum St. Louis – February, 2016

Western Promotes Justin Berndt to Region Manager

Architectural Roofing & Waterproofing – February 15, 2016

Western Promotes Geilmann to Branch Manager

Stone Update – January 29, 2016

Receiving Vault Restored at Lincoln Tomb

Engineering News Record (ENR) – January 26, 2016

Western Promotes Two Employees in the Midwest

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – January 26, 2016

Wester Restores Historic Receiving Vault for President Abraham Lincoln Tomb in Springfield, IL

Chicago Business Journal – January 20, 2016

People on the Move: Steve Genovese

Mass Transit Magazine – January 19, 2016

Western Promotes Steve Genovese

CoStar Group – January 15, 2016

CoStar’s People of Note

Construction Forum St. Louis – January 14, 2016

Western Promotes Tom Brooks to Senior Vice President of Operations

CoStar Group – January 7, 2016

Western Promotes Brooks to SVP

Aggregates Manager – January 7, 2016

Western Promotes New VP of Operations

Walls & Ceilings – December 23, 2015

Western Promotes Tom Brooks to Sr. Vice President of Operations

Topix – December 9, 2015

Western Completes Complex Parking

FacilitiesNet – December 9, 2015

Western Completes Complex Parking Garage Project at Peoria, Ill., Hospital

Architectural Roofing & Waterproofing [ARW] Architect – December 1, 2015

Preparing Your Building for Winter From Roof to Foundation

Building Design & Construction – December 1, 2015

Massive Chicago Parking Garage Gets Overdue Waterproofing

Informed Infrastructure – November 25, 2015

Western Completes Complex Parking Garage Reconfiguration Project

College Planning & Management – November 23, 2015

Prepare Your Building for Winter From Roof to Foundation

Saint Louis CNR – November 18, 2015

2015 Construction Awards Gala Recognizes Best of Missouri’s Construction Industry; Western is Voted One of the 12 First Place Specialty Contractors

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – October 15, 2015

Western Specialty Contractors Finds Innovative Solution to Repair Concrete Block Wall at American Excelsior Facility in Arlington, Texas

Smart Business St. Louis – October 6, 2015

Generation Balance – How Benjamin Bishop Jr. uses Boy Scout principles to lead Western Specialty Contractors into its second century

Illinois Business Journal – September 28, 2015

Western Specialty Contractors promotes Mascoutah man to branch manager

For Construction Pros – September 28, 2015

Western Specialty Contractors Aids in Historic Bridge Restoration

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – September 21, 2015

Western Specialty Contractors Promotes Jason Holtman to Branch Manager of its St. Louis Masonry Restoration Branch

Informed Infrastructure – September 3, 2015

Western Waterproofing Company Changes Name

Illinois Business Journal – September 1, 2015

Western announces branch manager promotion

Construction Equipment Guide – August 29, 2015

Western Specialty Contractors Restores Brick Archways

Illinois Business Journal – August 29, 2015

Western Specialty Contractors restore brick archways under Eads Bridge

Masonry Construction – August 19, 2015

Western Specialty Contractors Promotes Scott Haas to Branch Manager of its Springfield, Illinois Office

Masonry Construction – August 17, 2015

Western Restores Brick Archways Underneath Historic Eads Bridge

Informed Infrastructure – August 12, 2015

Western Specialty Contractors Restores Brick Archways Underneath Historic Eads Bridge Crossing Mississippi River

Concrete Construction – August 10, 2015

Contractor to Watch: Western Specialty Contractors

Paint & Coatings Industry Magazine – August 5, 2015

Western Specialty Contractors Announces Promotion

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – August 4, 2015

Western Specialty Contractors Restores Brick Archways Underneath Historic Eads Bridge Crossing Mississippi River

ACHR News – August 3, 2015

School Districts Strive for Efficiency, Occupant Comfort; Paris Cooperative High School

Walls & Ceilings – July 24, 2015

Back to the Basics

Walls & Ceilings – July 22, 2015

Restoring a Building’s Facade

St. Louis CNR [Construction News and Review] – July 16, 2015

Western Specialty Contractors Uses Hand-Sanding to Minimize Noise/Dust While Repairing Walkway and Steps at Southern Methodist University

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – July 14, 2015

Western Specialty Contractors Promotes Ben Grandbois to Dallas, Texas Branch Manager

Concrete Decor Magazine – July 5, 2015

Western Specialty Contractors Restores, Protects Historic Mazza Castle for Next 100 Years

Midlands Business Journal Omaha – June 19, 2015

Western Specialty Contractors Targets Technology Tools

Construction News, Texas – June 2, 2015

Relax and Repair- Western’s team takes 1st place at ICRI Texas State Conference

APPA Facility Manager – May/June 2015

Western Specialty Contractors/100 Year Anniversary Trade Ad: Page 3

Masonry Construction – May 28, 2015

St. Louis-based Western Waterproofing Company’s 100th Anniversary

Walls & Ceilings – May 25, 2015

Western Waterproofing Celebrates 100th Anniversary with New Name, Brand and Logo

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – May 19, 2015

Western Waterproofing and Roofing of St. Louis, Missouri Renamed Western Specialty Contractors

St. Louis Business Journal – May 15, 2015

CFO of the Year Awards

St. Louis CNR [Construction News and Review] – May 15, 2015

St. Louis-based Western Waterproofing Company Celebrating 100th Anniversary with New Name, Brand & Logo

Walls & Ceilings – May 1, 2015

Waterproofing Beneath the Ground

Net Zero Buildings Magazine: Page 38 & 40 – May 2015

Western’s Mike Radigan, Jr. featured as Facades Expert on page 38

St. Louis CNR [Construction News and Review] – April 24, 2015

Rechtin Named Western Group COO

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – April 17, 2015

Western Repairs/Waterproofs Aging Parking Garage Beneath Chicago’s New Maggie Daley Park

St. Louis Business Journal – April 9, 2015

Western’s Paul Gillstrom chosen as a CFO of the Year Honoree for large companies category

St. Louis Business Journal – March 27, 2015

Top 150 Privately Held Companies List

Forester Magazines – March 12, 2015

Safety: Lessons in Safety From the Best

Concrete Decor – March 3, 2015

Western Construction Group tops list of nation’s safest construction companies

Workplace HR & Safety – February 19, 2015

One Company Shares Its Path to a Leading EMR

Grading and Excavation Contractor – January 2, 2015

Lessons in Safety From the Best

Construction Specifier – December 29, 2014

A Face-lift: Travertine cladding and paver repairs

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – December 23, 2014

Western Selected Finalist in World of Concrete Crews That Rock 2015 Competition

Metro NextStop Blog – December 10, 2014

Metro’s Eads Bridge Rehabilitation Project Moves into Second Phase

Site-K Construction Zone – November 10, 2014

Western Construction Group Uses Micro-Blasting Equipment to Restore Fire-Damaged Freezer

Site-K Construction Zone – October 8, 2014

Western Construction Group Completes Historic Renovation for 800 North Capitol Apartments

Forester Daily News – September 29, 2014

Western Construction Group Hires Enrique Alegria as Safety Manager

CoatingsPro Magazine: Industry News – September, 2014

Stuart Dean and Western Announce Strategic Alliance

The News Tribune – September, 2014

State-hired crews return t4 Capitol to finish three-year repair, cleaning job on stonework

Washington Trust Historic Preservation – October 4, 2014

Western Construction Group Profile: Page 10

Equipment Today – August 25, 2014

Historic Renovation Project Tackles Severely Deteriorated Concrete

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – August 20, 2014

Western Construction Group Achieves Ambitiously Low Workers’ Compensation Rating

Disaster Recovery Journal – July 10, 2014

Western Construction Group Completes Historic Renovation Project in Indianapolis

Multi Housing News – July 11, 2014

Historic Indy Building Gets New Facade

Waterproof! Magazine – July, 2014

Innovative Waterproofing: The Houston Country Club

Buildings” Magazine – September, 2013

The Recladding Remedy

The Magazine of Masonry Construction – June 21, 2013

Historic Restoration of the Corbin Building Facade

St. Louis Business Journal – June 7, 2013

Sport’s Commission’s 100-member board a who’s who of area execs

Crain’s New York Business – April 30, 2013

Green Facelift Eyed For White-Elephant Buildings

St. Louis Business Journal – March 29, 2013

Top 150-97. Western Construction Group

The Impact – September 12, 2012

Washington State Capitol Dome $1.1 Million Project

The Olympian – August, 2012

Soundings: Work on Capitol Dome is high profile, high in the air

National Real Estate Investor – August 3, 2012

New Building Facade Team Launched with Industry Vet at Helm

2011 ENR Top 600 Specialty Contractors – October 17, 2011

Mentioned within the top 100 contractors of the published list

St. Louis Business Journal – March, 2011

Top 150 Privately Held Companies 91-100

Pacifica Tribune – September 29-October 5, 2010

A 102 year tale of wind, rain, salt and sun on a castle in Pacifica

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – March, 2010

Top Employers: Readers share their picks for St. Louis’ best

The Topeka Capital Journal – February, 2010

KU’s Spooner Hall to be renovated

Construction Business Owner – January, 2010

Improving Cash Flow Through Effective Fleet Management

St. Louis Business Journal – March, 2008

Revenue No. 88 Western Construction Group

St. Louis Business Journal – January, 2008

Western Construction acquires Peoria Roofing

The Magazine of Masonry Construction – April, 2007

Masonry Construction’s Top Contractors 2005

St. Louis Business Journal – March, 2007

Revenue No. 87: Western Construction Group

Critical Inspections – November, 2006

Interface

American Executive Magazine – January, 2006

Family Cycle

US Business Review – April, 2005

Community Focus

Concrete Construction – March, 2001

New Life for Harbor Towers

The Magazine of Masonry Construction – March, 2001

Restoring a Star

Building Renovation – July/August, 1993

Cleaning and the Environment

American City & County – October, 1991

Concrete Arch Bridge Restored in Pasadena

Public Works – September, 1991

Public Works

Civil Engineering Magazine – September, 1991

Atlanta City Hall: Better Than New

Building Management Hawaii – January, 1991

A Four-Step Guide to Giving New Life to Older Buildings

The Magazine of Masonry Construction – March 1, 1990

Challenging Cleaning Jobs