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Talent Acquisition Further Ignites Growth in Kansas City Market OLATHE, KS – Manning Construction Company founder, Tom Manning, and several long-time team members, have officially joined the ranks of Russell’s Kansas City office – Russell Merit. Nearing the end of his career, Tom Manning began exploring options on how to begin winding-down his successful 27-year-old…

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VDC Integration & Improving the Client Experience

VDC INTEGRATION & IMPROVING THE CLIENT EXPERIENCE  As construction demand continues to grow, companies must learn and be willing to adopt new technologies. Advances in construction technology have changed the way almost everything is done. One of the most noticeable areas of change is with the use of Virtual Design and Construction tools. As an…

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St. Peters Senior Living Begins!

st. peters senior living BEGINS! Russell’s St. Louis office is excited to partner with a long-time client, O’Reilly Development Corporation, to build the new St. Peters Senior Living Community project in St. Peters, Missouri. After learning about the perspective project from O’Reilly Development in March 2020, the Russell HBD team worked diligently to formulate the…

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New Certified SDVOSB Joint Venture Partnership

Coharbor russell group, llc officially certified Coharbor Group LLC and Russell are pleased to announce they have entered into a Joint Venture agreement to expand their capabilities in providing the federal government with build-to-suit commercial real estate development and facility operations. This new joint venture, named Coharbor Russell Group LLC, was officially approved by the…

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New Project! Muscatine Mulberry Health Clinic

new mulberry health clinic awarded  Nothing is more exciting then new projects, especially when they are with new clients! Russell is excited to announce a new project with the Muscatine Health Support Foundation for their brand-new Mulberry Health Clinic! The new, $14 million updated family practice is an important step for the Muscatine community! This…

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Welcome: New Team Members!

Welcome: NEW TEAM MEMBERSQuarter 1 of 2022 has been an incredible time of growth here at Russell, and we are thrilled to announce the addition of 22 new team members over the last few months in all of our offices! Dylan SwicegoodPreconstruction EngineerDylan Swicegood joined Russell as a Preconstruction Engineer in January. A familiar face,…

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Russell is Committed to Integrity

Russell is Committed to Integrity In December 2021, Russell was made aware of the federal investigation which has now resulted in the indictment of Brian Kowert, Sr. Russell had no prior knowledge of the fraudulent activity by Kowert, Sr. alleged in the indictment, and Russell continues to fully cooperate with the United States Attorney’s Office…

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Women in Construction Feature!

john deere’s the dirt feature Russell is honored to be featured in John Deere’s, THE DIRT – Spring 2022 edition featuring women in construction who are helping to change the landscape of the industry!Be sure to check out the awesome video and article featuring a few of our amazing women at Russell, including:Michelle Russell, PartnerCaitlin Russell,…

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In the News!

We’re in the news! We are thrilled to have two recent articles published featuring all the exciting things happening at our company! It is humbling to receive recognition for the progressive culture that we’ve taken so much pride in building. It is one thing to claim that we appreciate our people and our community, but…

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RUSSELL ACQUIRES KANSAS-BASED GENERAL CONTRACTOR Russell Construction & Development (Russell) has officially acquired Merit General Contractors, Inc., based out of Olathe, Kansas. The new name of the enterprise is Russell Merit. Merit’s founder and CEO Don Crabtree is the new Executive Vice President of Russell Merit. “We are extremely excited to join the Russell team….

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