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BCI PILLAR AWARD — RECOGNIZING OUR OWN — 3rd QUARTER 2019

9.24.19

His professional growth in the company has been an encouragement to anyone trying to succeed in the construction industry. For over 14 years, Brian Lepker has demonstrated his loyalty to this company by working hard to achieve the highest standards in client satisfaction. Beginning his career with Barker Contracting as a Superintendent, his dedication and […]

BCI PILLAR AWARD — RECOGNIZING OUR OWN — 2nd QUARTER 2019

6.25.19

Steve Zadorozny’s work ethic is a solid example of what BCI represents— our core values of integrity and ethical standards. A challenge for most, Steve’s ability to maintain a calm demeanor in difficult and stressful situations demonstrates his reliable, easy-going attitude. He is dedicated and always willing to help. With a conscientious approach to each […]

BCI PILLAR AWARD — RECOGNIZING OUR OWN — 1st QUARTER 2019

3.28.19

Friendly, helpful, fair, approachable, kind, compassionate, pleasant and genuine are words that can be heard throughout the local construction industry to describe Megan Magee. Clients, subcontractors and peers agree that Megan’s knowledge and work ethic make her an excellent person to work with. Megan’s loyalty goes beyond the office and the field as she makes […]

BCI PILLAR AWARD — RECOGNIZING OUR OWN — 4th QUARTER 2018

1.10.19

Maintaining a positive attitude with a contagious smile is no challenge for Marcy McLaughlin, even after 14 years. She has been with Barker Contracting since the beginning,working beside Brian Barker through the company’s ups and downs. With her dedication and loyalty to this company, Marcy has become a cornerstone of its foundation.  From company licensing […]

2018 Copper Cactus: Best Place to Work Award Winner

10.18.18

We are elated to have won the Best Place to Work award! As any “work family” would, we ALL took to the stage to claim our trophy!

BCI PILLAR AWARD — RECOGNIZING OUR OWN — 3RD QUARTER 2018

10.15.18

There is no job too large or small, near or far… Sounds like the introduction to a comic book hero, but for us, Dave Collins is a real-life SUPERintendent that we are grateful to have on our team. For 12 years, Dave has set high expectations for himself and for good reason, as his experience […]

Arizona Daily Star Article Regarding Labor Shortage and How it is Impacting Tucson

9.24.18

 Click here to read full story Labor shortage impacting Tucson, U.S., becoming economic threat The continued and chronic shortage of skilled labor could undermine local and national economic growth and make development projects more expensive and time-consuming. Such are the findings of a new survey of national contractors — 80 percent of whom say they […]

Barker Contracting, Inc. earns spot in ENR Southwest Top 50 Contractors 2018 ranking

7.10.18

TUCSON, Ariz.– For the first time in its 14-year history, Barker Contracting has earned a spot in the widely anticipated Engineering News Record (ENR) annual ranking of the Southwest’s Top 50 Contractors 2018. Though Barker is licensed to work in 21 states, the Top 50 ranking is based only on revenue generated in Arizona, Nevada […]

BCI PILLAR AWARD — RECOGNIZING OUR OWN — 2ND QUARTER 2018

6.29.18

For the past seven years Lorene has reliably provided essential support to Barker Contracting. She has ALWAYS stepped up when needed to get things done, whether it be a task required of a project coordinator, contract administrator, estimating or receptionist, she remains humble and willing to help. Striving to save the world, one lost puppy […]

14th Annual MPA Wild Ride: The University of Arizona, an Economic Engine Written by: Alice Templeton and Peter Dourlein

4.9.18

On April 12, 2018, the Metropolitan Pima Alliance (MPA) and title sponsor Meritage Homes will present the 14th Annual MPA 2018 Wild Ride. This year, the Wild Ride’s theme is The University of Arizona, An Economic  Engine.  The  theme  of  the  event  recognizes  the  huge  positive  economic  impact  directly and indirectly generated by the University of […]