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Posted on Thu, Mar 24, 2016
Gehardt-L.jpgWolgast Corporation is happy to announce recent staff additions.  Luke Gerhart of Lachine, Michigan has accepted a position as Project Manager in the firm’s Construction Management Division.  He is responsible for the overall schedule, budget and performance of subcontractors on education or Construction Management related construction projects.   Gerhart earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Construction Management from Ferris State University in 1992 and brings to Wolgast twenty-five years experience for retail, industrial, residential, healthcare, municipal and educational clients.  His experience and skill level makes him proficient in managing multiple, large projects concurrently.

This additions will allow Wolgast to serve its clients’ diverse construction requirements more effectively.  Wolgast Corporation is a progressive provider of professional construction services including Construction Management, Design/Build, General Construction, Architectural/Engineering, Real Estate Development and Insurance Restoration.  Founded in 1948, today Wolgast Corporation is one of the largest merit shop organizations in mid-Michigan.  Wolgast Corporation’s philosophy of doing the job right and on time has led to state-wide expansion in Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo and Gladstone, Michigan.

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Staff Safety Achievements Recognized

Posted on Mon, Mar 14, 2016

Safety First! is our motto and we take it very seriously.  Focussing on safety helps us maintain a happy, healthy, and capable staff to take on our client's projects, and also a positive reputation within our community.  Our employee-owners help make up the whole of our company and we want to keep each of us safe from harm for their sake, their family's sake and for all the relationships that are built on our job sites.  Additionally, we are looking out for our clients and any of their visitors who may come on the jobsite.  Safety is a never ending task and we have systems in place to exceed the necessary precautions.

On Friday, March 11, our employee-owners were recognized for their annual achievements in maintaining safety. 

10 - 20+ Years of Safety Achievement:


5 - 9 Years of Safety Achievement:

Safety16-5to9.jpgNote: we have 8 recipients of the 5-9 Year Award, but due to client commitments they were not at the meeting.


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