COCC Meal of the Year

Saturday evening, February 25th, was the annual “Meal of the Year” event for Central Oregon Community College. The Event was held at Mazama Gym on the COCC Campus.

The Meal of the year supports the dreams and aspirations of COCC students by raising money for scholarships that will open doors once closed and change the lives of students forever.

Kirby Nagelhout Construction Company are annual supporters of the event and scholarship program with an annual donation for student scholarships and education expenses.

Pictured at the dinner are Company President Jeff Deswert, Vice President Mike Taylor as well as other KNCC staff and invited guests.meal of the year cocc

Bend LaPine School District snow removal Thank You letter

The Central Oregon area experienced a few weeks of extended weather in the form of snow fall and cold temperatures.  With the continuous weather conditions the area started to experience unusual snow loads, resulting in structure failures.  The Bend LaPine School District asked Kirby Nagelhout Construction Company to help remove the snow load from the roofs on the schools thru-out the district.  We were happy to assist the local schools, and were pleased to be acknowledged by the district in following letter:

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Highland Gym

The Kirby Nagelhout Construction Company’s demolition project for the Bend-La Pine Schools District’s Highland Gym removal after the roof collapse was recently highlighted in the Bend Bulletin:

 

http://www.bendbulletin.com/localstate/

 

Central Oregon Builders Association Commercial Builder of the Year Award

At the annual awards banquet held by the Central Oregon Builders Association (COBA), Kirby Nagelhout Construction Company was awarded the 2016, Commercial Builder of the Year Award. The award was presented by Tim Knopp the Executive Vice President of COBA. “KNCC, has won dozens of awards for excellence including the Bend Chamber Business of the Year, Building a Better Central Oregon, the Governors Livability Award and the World of Concrete, Excellence Award. KNCC, is also a major donor to many Central Oregon Charities. This is their 5th. COBA Excellence Award” stated Executive Vice President Tim Knopp.

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2017 Mid-Oregon Construction Safety Summit

Kirby Nagelhout Construction Company was happy to participate in the 2017 Mid-Oregon Construction Safety Summit Safety Summit, where Jeff Deswert was a key note speaker. Several team members took advantage of the Safety training provided during the two day conference. In an industry where safety is an extremely important active component, we are happy to be a part of this annual summit as part of our ongoing Safety commitment

 

 

2017 Snow Removal

early-morning-crew-briefing_aThe winter of 2017 will be remembered as one of the worst winters in recent history with a record amount of snow falling in the Central Oregon area. Kirby Nagelhout Construction Company (KNCC) immediately began to receive phone calls for help from the Bend-LaPine School District, Deschutes County and many businesses and private residents requesting immediate assistance with removal of heavy snow from the roofs of buildings. In the attached photos, employees of KNCC, attend an early morning briefing from company President Jeff Deswert, where they received their duty assignments for the next several days. Also pictured is KNCC staff removing snow from Nosler Corporation in Bend, Oregon, as well as blowing snow from the Deschutes County Services Building located in Bend. Several Bend-La Pine Schools also required KNCC crews to reduce the heavy load of the snow. KNCC and its employees take a great deal of pride in responding to public needs and supporting our communities in any way we can.
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Deschutes Children Foundation – Playscape Project

Thank you Deschutes County Sheriff Shane Nelson and the Deschutes County Sheriffs Dept. Inmate Work Crew. Kirby Nagelhout Construction Company is a proud sponsor of the Deschutes Children’s Foundationlocated in Bend, Oregon and last weekend we spent time with the work crew as they helped prepare logs for the upcoming nature playscape playground project. Nature playscapes are play grounds inspired by the outdoors. The Foundation is updating the heavily used playground at the East Bend Campus with a new playground intended to introduce the children who play there to the wonders of the world. The project will continue through the summer and should be ready when the children return this fall. To donate to the project, information can be obtained on the Deschutes Children Foundation Web Site.

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Sherman County Courthouse Annex

A public open house was held on June 2, 2016 in Moro, Oregon to show-case the continuing schematic design phase of the 15,250 square foot courthouse annex addition to the existing Sherman County Courthouse located in Moro. Kirby Nagelhout Construction Company has been selected as the CM/GC Contractor for the annex. Wenaha Group has been selected as the Owners Representative and Hennebery Eddy Architects has been selected to design the building. The open house was held to continue to receive input and provide information to the public, elected officials, building committee members and Sherman County, Oregon staff as it relates to the progress of the final phases of schematic design. The building is scheduled to begin construction late winter 2016 or early winter 2017. The estimated cost of the project is 8.7 million dollars.

http://www.wenahagroup.com

http://co.sherman.or.us

http://henneberyeddy.com

 

 

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Healthy Beginnings Luncheon

June 1, 2016

A fund raising and recognition luncheon was held on June 1, 2016 at The Riverhouse Hotel And Convention Center in Bend, Oregon to benefit Healthy Beginnings (Central Oregon). Kirby Nagelhout Construction Company is a proud “Presenting Sponsor” of Healthy Beginnings. The Healthy Beginnings organization provides the most comprehensive assessment and referral services for health and development of every child under six years old in Central Oregon. The free screenings provide parents with knowledge about key milestones in their child’s development. Trained professional like speech pathologists, behavior specialists and dental hygienists, share their experience to identify health and development concerns that may delay a child’s ability to learn at the same rate as their peers.

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New Project – Yellowhawk Tribal Health Center

Kirby Nagelhout Construction Company has been selected as the CM/GC General Contractor for the Yellowhawk Tribal Health Center. The Center is being constructed on the Confederated Tribes of Umatilla Indian Reservation near Pendleton, Oregon. The design of the 63,000 square foot medical clinic facility is in the final phases and the project is scheduled to begin in July 2016 and completion is scheduled for Summer of 2017. The Clinic will house medical, dental, behavioral health, physical therapy and a pharmacy. Wenaha Group is the owners representative and NBBJ Architects have been selected as the architects for the project.

http://kirbynagelhout.com/new-project-yellowhawk-tribal-he…/

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http://www.wenahagroup.com

http://www.nbbj.com

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